LH Headlight Connection

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Re: LH Headlight Connection

Postby David W » 06 Feb 2018, 23:34

alans1100 wrote:
mbrST1100 wrote:Always adore the amount of sand collected in your rig, Alan... ;)

... Most of it [is] from my time at Port Hedland and Karratha where it picked up some red dust from some of the roads I went on. STs aren't too happy on dirt roads, but sometimes you need to use them....

Better dust than rust, right, Brits?
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Re: LH Headlight Connection

Postby alans1100 » 07 Feb 2018, 04:15

Ordered the coolant today for $AUD51 delivered. https://automotivesuperstore.com.au/nulon-rll5

The car needs doing as well so I should get 15 litres total out of this. The bought premix is 1/3 coolant to water and I still have some from the time I did the timing belt.
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Re: LH Headlight Connection

Postby alans1100 » 09 Feb 2018, 08:17

Success!! Found the new clock globe - not very big either 15mm long and 4mm wide.

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Also I found the solder iron and Heather found the solder - just waiting on plugs and heat shrink to arrive from China

Coolant should get here Monday and was in Adelaide at midday today.
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Re: LH Headlight Connection

Postby alans1100 » 15 Feb 2018, 11:20

Plugs arrived today - nice white ceramic around the terminals which are totally enclosed.

Just waiting on the heat shrink to arrive and I can get it fixed.

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Re: LH Headlight Connection

Postby alans1100 » 21 Feb 2018, 06:25

Managed to get the coolant changed today so all good for another couple years.
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Re: LH Headlight Connection

Postby mbrST1100 » 21 Feb 2018, 15:40

Getting roadworthy again...

... transmitted from a CAT S60 thing ...
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Re: LH Headlight Connection

Postby alans1100 » 21 Feb 2018, 16:45

Noticed a loose terminal on the LH headlight globe as well; first time I've seen that. Should have a spare globe around the place some where.
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