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by Rosco59
Thu Dec 06, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Escort zetec
Replies: 3
Views: 95

Re: Escort zetec

Hi it’s for a mk5 escort. Thanks
by Rosco59
Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Escort zetec
Replies: 3
Views: 95

Escort zetec

Hi I know it’s not a Capri but wondered if someone could help.
I’ve got a Mk5 escort with a 1.4cvh engine. There’s a mk6 escort breaking for parts on eBay with a 1.8 zetec engine. Does anyone know what other parts I would need to get it going. Thanks
by Rosco59
Fri Oct 19, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: P42 radio wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 117

Re: P42 radio wanted

Thanks Andrew I will maybe bid on this. Yeah the crackley Lw someone must of got a good reception somewhere.
by Rosco59
Fri Oct 19, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: P21 radio wiring
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: P21 radio wiring

Hi thanks for your help I got the radio working but would never have got it working if you never suggested connecting a speaker to it. As I thought the red light would come on the Tunner which I didn’t but got static through the speaker. Now looking for a p42 as there’s not much on mw or lw. I’ll gi...
by Rosco59
Fri Oct 19, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: P42 radio wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 117

P42 radio wanted

Hi has anyone got a p42 radio or similar that has got fm on it. I’ve got p21 but there’s not much on mw or lw. Atlantic 252 was good but that finished a while ago.
by Rosco59
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 2.8 engine wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 146

2.8 engine wanted

Hi is anyone selling a 2.8 engine perferably carb but injection would do. Thanks
by Rosco59
Sat Oct 06, 2018 5:53 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: P21 radio wiring
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: P21 radio wiring

Thanks I appreciate your help. Here’s a picture of the front. https://flic.kr/p/2bLNXne
by Rosco59
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: P21 radio wiring
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: P21 radio wiring

Ok thanks for the reply I’ve no idea if it’s got a connection for a iPod. Ive took a better picture this time. How do you bench test it.
https://flic.kr/p/2amJqNT
by Rosco59
Fri Oct 05, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: P21 radio wiring
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: P21 radio wiring

Hi thanks for the help. https://flic.kr/p/MZ95UD
Hopefully the link works mines is slightly different.
by Rosco59
Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: P21 radio wiring
Replies: 11
Views: 254

P21 radio wiring

Hi does anyone know how to wire a p21 radio there’s spade connections on the back but don’t know what is live or ground. Thanks
by Rosco59
Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Mk5 escort fuses
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Re: Mk5 escort fuses

Hi thanks for the post it ended up being the battery it started with a jump start and been alright since.
by Rosco59
Fri Sep 14, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Mk5 escort fuses
Replies: 2
Views: 132

Mk5 escort fuses

Hi I was putting the starter motor back in but never disconnected the battery. Now am hoping I’ve blown as nothing works now. I’ve checked the fuses in the car and they were fine. There’s also 3 fuses 60amp ones in a separate fuse box connected to the battery. Any ideas what other cars these fuses m...
by Rosco59
Mon Aug 27, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 1.6 cvh engine wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 140

Re: 1.6 cvh engine wanted

Thanks for the info and links.
by Rosco59
Sun Aug 26, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 1.6 cvh engine wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 140

1.6 cvh engine wanted

Has anyone got a 1.6 cvh engine for sale. Thanks
by Rosco59
Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale/Wanted
Topic: 2.0 pinto engine
Replies: 0
Views: 775

2.0 pinto engine

Hi is anyone selling a 2.0 pinto engine. Thanks
by Rosco59
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Timing belt
Replies: 6
Views: 450

Re: Timing belt

Brilliant thanks for everyone’s help.
by Rosco59
Wed Jun 20, 2018 4:28 am
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Timing belt
Replies: 6
Views: 450

Re: Timing belt

The belt is about 1mm away from the edge of the tensioner bearing is this ok thanks.
by Rosco59
Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Timing belt
Replies: 6
Views: 450

Re: Timing belt

Got the belt tensioned now thanks. I’ve still got a problem that the belt moves forward on all the pulleys. When it’s started up don’t if this is ok or not.
by Rosco59
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Timing belt
Replies: 6
Views: 450

Timing belt

Hi I’ve changed the timing belt and tensioner with a QH kit. But the belt seems to slack. The engine runs ok but If wanted to I could pull the belt of the tensioner. Any help thanks
by Rosco59
Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:24 pm
Forum: Q & A
Topic: Clutch release bearing
Replies: 2
Views: 322

Clutch release bearing

Hi I bought a new clutch kit from burtons. When trying to get the old release bearing off I had twist it with grips to get it off. The new one looks the same as the old one so I tried it on before fitting the clutch fork and the same problem doesn’t want to come off and I ended up breaking the tabs ...