Author Archives: Mark

Tricks for young (and old) players

I have often fallen into the trap of getting a few things right and then assuming I actually know what I am talking about, a case in point is a compression test I carried out on the Fulvia. I bought … Continue reading

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The Good Oil on Castor or Caster Measurement

The Austin’s suspension is somewhat lower than standard so the castor angle probably needed a tweek but how to measure it?  Initially I thought I would use some flat surface on the axle or the stub axles but are those … Continue reading

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Sevens Unite

My new year’s resolution of getting an Austin on the road by December is looking less likely as I didn’t realise the impact of cold weather on my productivity, never mind it will happen just not by December All the chassis … Continue reading

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