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by MickW
Mon Aug 14, 2006 16:13
Forum: General
Topic: Change from early to late radiator mountings
Replies: 5
Views: 796

Change from early to late radiator mountings

Hi, Early Excels could have a problem of hard cornering causing the radiator to leak, due to flexing of the chassis & body. As I'm having to replace the (highly corroded & leaking) radiator on my '84 LC shortly, I would like to update the mounting arrangement to solve this problem. The Lotus advice ...
by MickW
Sun May 14, 2006 22:20
Forum: General
Topic: Brake Servo?
Replies: 5
Views: 573

Brake Servo?

I would certainly recommend Classicar Automotive. I bought a complete set of recon calipers a couple of years ago when I had braking problems and it solved the problems at a stroke. There was a serious "sponginess" (and worrying extra pedal travel) when I drove the Excel 2 weeks ago but I was amazed...
by MickW
Sun Nov 20, 2005 23:36
Forum: General
Topic: Upgrade to 4 pot brakes
Replies: 33
Views: 7795

Upgrade to 4 pot brakes

Hi Peter,

I'm wondering about the 4 pot upgrade & how much it costs.

My brakes are o.k. just now, but more 'heft' would be welcome for those roundabout occasions when someone decides to pull out in your path.

Regards,

Mick.