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by racer36
Tue Oct 02, 2012 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 72 cortina restoration begining to eventuall completion
Replies: 36
Views: 27299

im sorry for not getting on here more often guys been really busy lately the car stands roughly were it was on my last update it does have a new carpet in it and a few other odds and ends but unfortunatly its on a stand still till i have more time
by racer36
Wed May 05, 2010 6:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1600 kent automatic transmission
Replies: 8
Views: 7878

no prob if ya need any other pics let me know and yea that woud be a neat setup and ive synced 4 cyclinder motorcycle carbs before and its almost worth buying a syncer setup you wouldnt believe the difference it makes when ya get them super close best of luck
by racer36
Mon May 03, 2010 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1600 kent automatic transmission
Replies: 8
Views: 7878

heres some photos of the kick down cabe setup on my car if ya need any more let me know

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by racer36
Thu Apr 29, 2010 12:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1600 kent automatic transmission
Replies: 8
Views: 7878

i believe the belhousing is the same not a hundred percent on that and ill try and get some pics of the kick down linkage this weekend its probaly different than what would be on a 1600 being the carb is on the opposate side and a 2 bbl vs a 1 bbl
by racer36
Sun Apr 25, 2010 3:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1600 kent automatic transmission
Replies: 8
Views: 7878

well i have a mk1 cortina with the 1500 and the auto trans wich is also the borg warner 35 i believe and i used it for a daily driver its not a bad tranny just they get old and the seals get hard wich is an issue with any auto thats got some age and what mine does is it wont back up when its cold on...
by racer36
Mon Sep 28, 2009 9:41 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: 206E Oil Filter
Replies: 9
Views: 8047

Michael on the filter cartridge i was able to buy a new one for my mrk 1 cortina straight from napa autoparts i had to provide the original ford part number for it though in order for them to find me one but it wasnt terably expensive it was only a few bucks. im not sure if you would be able to do i...
by racer36
Mon Sep 07, 2009 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 72 cortina restoration begining to eventuall completion
Replies: 36
Views: 27299

thanks for the offer doug but ive already got one

dalton
by racer36
Sun Sep 06, 2009 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 72 cortina restoration begining to eventuall completion
Replies: 36
Views: 27299

well satkyn
i plan on painting the heater box and wiper motor black i just ran out of time so itll have to wait till next summer but the blue also makes a nice base to put the black on
by racer36
Sat Aug 22, 2009 10:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: carpet for a 72 cortina
Replies: 2
Views: 3580

thanks glnn and it seems you have to buy everything out of england or austrailia for these cars

dalton
by racer36
Thu Aug 20, 2009 6:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 72 cortina restoration begining to eventuall completion
Replies: 36
Views: 27299

well ive got most of the car together so i figured i put some more pics up before i went back to college i changed the paint up alittle and went with the flat black hood and black in between the tail lights for somthin different http://i149.photobucket.com/albums/s72/microsprit36/101_1280.jpg http:/...
by racer36
Tue Aug 11, 2009 8:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: carpet for a 72 cortina
Replies: 2
Views: 3580

carpet for a 72 cortina

hi i was wondering if anyone knows were i can get a carpet for my 72 cortina im having a hard time finding one

thanks dalton
by racer36
Sat Aug 08, 2009 3:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 72 cortina restoration begining to eventuall completion
Replies: 36
Views: 27299

well guys i know its been a long time since ive posted on my progress but well i figured you all didnt want to just see more pictures of bondo. so after the long wait its finaly in color http://i149.photobucket.com/albums/s72/microsprit36/DSCN6916.jpg http://i149.photobucket.com/albums/s72/microspri...
by racer36
Tue Aug 04, 2009 9:26 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: Endless Mk III Cortina brake job
Replies: 14
Views: 11788

thats great to hear Michael glad ya finaly got it fixed

dalton
by racer36
Mon Apr 20, 2009 7:46 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: cortina trannsmission parts
Replies: 3
Views: 4563

thanks for your help guys ive got them on order hopefully there the right ones
by racer36
Wed Apr 15, 2009 6:52 pm
Forum: Technical Discussion
Topic: cortina trannsmission parts
Replies: 3
Views: 4563

cortina trannsmission parts

hi im looking for some tranny parts for my 72 cortina and im having a hard time finding them i need a set of roller bearings for the countershaft inside and it seems no one has them any help would be greatly appreciated

thanks dalton