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by MS-DIY
Mon Jul 23, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: ProjectPuma
Topic: My Puma (formally pictures at last)
Replies: 86
Views: 27813

My Puma (formally pictures at last)

Hi Richard Did you get your handbrake to work 100% ?? I got the same problem, but have found out that the handbrake arm on the shoe hit the inner side of the drum as a mechanic stop. So that means you never gonna get it to work unless you grind the arm just enough so that it brakes 100% Still workin...
by MS-DIY
Thu Jun 21, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: ProjectPuma
Topic: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)
Replies: 1122
Views: 237130

My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)

Ahhh thats great you got that sorted out. It looks like the nice weather is returning next week, so get out there and enjoy :grin:
by MS-DIY
Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: ProjectPuma
Topic: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)
Replies: 1122
Views: 237130

My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)

Hahaha well yeah there's a car or two from time to time :grin:
Did you find the clips for the fuel line to the Aprilia??
by MS-DIY
Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: ProjectPuma
Topic: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)
Replies: 1122
Views: 237130

My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)

Very nice job again again Barry. Looking good the paint job as I also have to get around to. And you also hat time for laying stones in the back in between the shows... busy busy you :-)
by MS-DIY
Sat Oct 03, 2015 6:17 pm
Forum: HELP ME!
Topic: ticking noise from engine when accelerating
Replies: 7
Views: 3494

Re: ticking noise from engine when accelerating

Thought so, thanks for your answer!!
by MS-DIY
Fri Oct 02, 2015 10:40 am
Forum: HELP ME!
Topic: ticking noise from engine when accelerating
Replies: 7
Views: 3494

Re: ticking noise from engine when accelerating

Hey ....
Got a little question to this job.
Is it possible to shift the shims without taking the head off ??
by MS-DIY
Sun Jun 15, 2014 4:44 pm
Forum: Puma Area
Topic: Need some advice on what ratchet extensions to buy?
Replies: 5
Views: 1234

Re: Need some advice on what ratchet extensions to buy?

This is my toy.....

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by MS-DIY
Tue Jun 10, 2014 12:25 am
Forum: How To Guides
Topic: how to change clutch/gearbox, rebuild gbox, uprated clutch
Replies: 46
Views: 53675

Re: how to change clutch/gearbox, rebuild gbox, uprated clut

Hey Jacko, Thanks for a great guide. I have just been using it for my change. I just want to add a little thing that I think was usefull. I have read that a few have had a problem bleeding the clutch after the change or that it was nessecery to use a lot of fluid to do so. Instead of clamping the hy...
by MS-DIY
Fri Jun 06, 2014 2:04 pm
Forum: HELP ME!
Topic: Problem engaging reverse gear
Replies: 16
Views: 3223

Re: Problem engaging reverse gear

And if its not enough releasing the brakes, just give it a little go in 1. gear and it pops right in to reverse.
by MS-DIY
Wed Apr 09, 2014 1:14 pm
Forum: ProjectPuma
Topic: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)
Replies: 1122
Views: 237130

Re: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)

That Dremel sure is all the money worth.
Nice work as all ways Barry!!
by MS-DIY
Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:28 am
Forum: ProjectPuma
Topic: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)
Replies: 1122
Views: 237130

Re: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)

Maybe a stupid question, hope it's okay since I am a newbie ;-)
Is it not possible to get a 4-2-1 mani with sports cat to bolt right on??
I have put on a 2,5" cat back system and next step would be the manifold.
And I also want to stay legal, so have to have a cat on.
by MS-DIY
Tue Feb 04, 2014 9:03 am
Forum: ProjectPuma
Topic: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)
Replies: 1122
Views: 237130

Re: My Puma 1.7, more than a year on (A works in progress)

Wow that's amazing the tons of work you have put in to it Barry!!! Just thinking about, when you don't have a lift, how many times you are going up and down and all the s... you are getting in your face. Well let's face it we ain't getting any younger and with a project like that you sure as hell do...

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