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Electrical

battery

Understanding the car battery

35.1mb 10:47 minutes

controlbox

Understanding the control box

45.2mb 10:34 minutes

dynamo

How the dynamo (generator) works

34.9mb 9:21minutes

polarizing

How to polarize a dynamo (generator)

19.8mb 6:35 minutes

starter

MG Starter problems

19.6mb 6:04 minutes

points

Replacing the points

21.5mb 9:10 minutes

new
controlbox2

Repairing the RF95 Nine Post Control Box

155.mb 19:05 minutes

Engine

compcheck

How to check compression

22.5mb 5:04 minutes

compprobs

Diagnosing compression problems

8.4mb 3:32 minutes

compcalc

Calculating the compression ratio

21.4mb 9:04minutes

xpagrebuild

XPAG rebuild

9.5mb 2:52 minutes

starttc

Starting a TC engine

10.4mb 3:09 minutes

starttd

Starting a TD engine

36.4mb 6:40 minutes

statictime

Setting static ignition timing

9.4mb 3:41 minutes

oil

The importance of regular oil changes

13.4mb 2:30 minutes

oilleak

XPAG oil leaks

26.8mb 8:07 minutes

oilpress

Oil pressure

33.1mb 10:13 minutes

valves

Valve gap setting - in 5 minutes

22.3mb 6:46 minutes

tdc

Finding Top Dead Centre

16.0mb 4:42 minutes

rockershaft

Rocker Shaft Wear

13.0mb 4:12 minutes

Fuel

sucarbs

Secrets of SU Carburettors - Part 1 of 2

18.7mb 7:23 minutes

sucarbs

Secrets of SU Carburettors - Part 2 of 2

12.7mb 3:57 minutes

carbjet

Centring the carburettor jet needle

21.9mb 6:25 minutes

carbpiston

Matching SU Carburettor pistons

12.5mb 3:55 minutes

fuelpump

Fuel pump issues

30.9mb 9:41 minutes

htype

The different H Type carburettors

9.4mb 3:14 minutes

Mechanical

ujoint

Changing a universal joint

24.7mb 7:65 minutes

tierod

Changing a tie-rod

5.8mb 1:59 minutes

General

gaskets

How to make your own gaskets

19.4mb 6:26 minutes