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by BrianB
Sun Sep 08, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

Another little project that I have been working on, a few weeks ago I picked up a second hand pair of roof rails in Glacier Blue. They have a few areas of corrosion which is quite common, even the new one I fitted three years ago has the first small signs of corrosion but I thought with these I woul...
by BrianB
Mon Sep 02, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

Track control arms painted and ready to install, hopefully this month.
by BrianB
Thu Aug 29, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

Thanks David, a long way off being anywhere near to your own project but you have encouraged me to tackle jobs that perhaps I would have thought twice about.

Yes, the decal for the fuel flap was the missing piece I needed to complete that job, much appreciated.
by BrianB
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:40 am
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

On Sunday I had the opportunity to use my neighbours four point lift and since the haldex oil and filter were due decided this would be the best time to tackle this job as I’d not done this job myself and I know that access is tricky even with the special filter spanner. At the same time I also repl...
by BrianB
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: The Welcome Inn
Topic: New boy here
Replies: 4
Views: 631

Re: New boy here

Hi and welcome to the TTOC :thumbsup:
by BrianB
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

Cookbots fitted by local garage yesterday, 16 months after getting them!! Hopefully will swap the arms back over in the coming weeks after painting with some Eastwoods extreme chassis black.
by BrianB
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

Little bit more done today, control arms rubbed over with some wet n dry to remove light rust deposits that had formed over the last few days, degreased and then two coats of Bilt Hamber Electrox.
by BrianB
Sat Jul 27, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

Today brings another year of TT ownership can’t believe it’s 4 years ago this journey started, below are the highlights of the last 12 months. 1. Rear brake calipers replaced and Tarox discs and pads fitted. 2. Camshaft chain tensioner replaced. 3. Wiper arm linkage replaced and new scuttle panel fi...
by BrianB
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

Some progress made over the last few days cleaning up my track control arms, sanding and deox gel application leaving for 24hrs followed by more wire brushing and sanding. A bit more to do then some primer, Cookbots and paint hopefully in the next couple of weeks.
by BrianB
Thu Jul 04, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Members Journals
Topic: BB's TT
Replies: 177
Views: 50066

Re: BB's TT

Just a small update, following the Cleveleys car show I had a few days free to make a second attempt at removing the forward track control arms after the first attempt last year failed due to not having the right tooling for the job. Having invested in some more sockets the second attempt proved to ...