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by ThomasK
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Torque tightening specifications 1967 coupe 206
Replies: 2
Views: 450

Re: Torque tightening specifications 1967 coupe 206

You should get the original documentation with all the technical specs.
Be aware: there is a wrong torque specification in the technical specs: torque for the cam Schaft bearing covers is NOT 3,3!
I torque them as normal M6 with 10-11.

KR Thomas
by ThomasK
Fri Aug 28, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Door check strap
Replies: 7
Views: 1181

Re: Door check strap

Hi,
I have once tried Alfa ones. They fit Or can be made fit with a bit grinding but are a bit too short - what means the door cannot be opened completely... so not useable from my experience.

KR Thomas
by ThomasK
Thu Aug 27, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Fuel filter bowl
Replies: 6
Views: 2052

Re: Fuel filter bowl

The Lage screw regulates the fuel pressure! Look at the bottom there should be a screw at the bottom to fix it tighter. You schould also look if the seal is Ok ( you see it when you open the bowl (what you should do from time to time to clean it and replace the filter).
by ThomasK
Tue Aug 25, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: How do I know if engine mounts need replacing?
Replies: 7
Views: 1798

Re: How do I know if engine mounts need replacing?

Hi, I would not try to make a science out of it:
- if rubber and metal start to split
- if the rubber has cracks
- if the rubber is at the sides not flat
=> you should replace them.

Especially as they cost less than 100 Euro/pair.

KR Thomas
by ThomasK
Mon Aug 10, 2020 7:16 am
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Cam sprocket pins
Replies: 4
Views: 857

Re: Cam sprocket pins

Absolutely right! The threaded center is there to remove and mount them. A long Screw or better a Slidehammer works, not very much force needed. Make sure nothing falls into the engine! Tighten chain tensioner before to avoid it falls into the engine. I always put pressure on the chain, then tighten...
by ThomasK
Sun Aug 09, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: 2400 rear brake calliper tutorial
Replies: 11
Views: 4394

Re: 2400 rear brake calliper tutorial

Hi Richard, Some Peugeot 504/604 have very similar rear Brakes with nearly similar mechanisms but 1-2mm longer piston. Maybe in your Brakes someone has used these parts. The little top at the rear side of the brake pads help to have the piston in the right position so the handbrake mechanism is Work...
by ThomasK
Wed Jul 29, 2020 11:27 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Front coil spring making contact with tire
Replies: 9
Views: 1746

Re: Front coil spring making contact with tire

Even with spacer it’s normal that Tyre and spring have contact when lifted up. 2,4 Liter Coupé with 205/70.
by ThomasK
Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Market
Topic: wanted brake shield plates
Replies: 4
Views: 1244

Re: wanted brake shield plates

This Page is in my book unfortunately Empty. Can you Post a picture? I can just Imagine its the plate that holds the pads in place with its tension.
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by ThomasK
Mon Jul 13, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Technical Discussions
Topic: Removing the Booster - 2.0 Coupe
Replies: 3
Views: 1200

Re: Removing the Booster - 2.0 Coupe

Hi I would first Check if you have a leakage in the Vacuum System, if all lines and also the Vacuum Tank under the front Left Fender is OK. Should have around -0,8 bar.
by ThomasK
Thu Jun 18, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: Market
Topic: Wanted 2.0 spider radiator and components
Replies: 8
Views: 3102

Re: Wanted 2.0 spider radiator and components

It is definitely a 2000 radiator but not sure if spider or coupe - please check by the pictures, I was pointed to the fact that the fixing point on the top means it belongs to a Coupe...

Thx, KR Thomas