marc78's latest activity

  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    Hi Chris Thanks for the proposal. Would you like to let me know the details on a PM? (and also keen on the airbox...)
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    Not yet removed alas.... I wonder if I have to remove this main nut on the box in place to ease the removal from the ball joints
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    I definitely need to procure a workshop manual and a parts manual.... I see most manuals for sale on internet are for 66 and later. Is...
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    Steering box unbolted Then the ball joints are stuck Replacement Box ready but first remove the one in place… Found this loose in...
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    Yesterday was a mishap : Travelled all the way from home to my garage where the P6 is sheltered with a key target in mind for the day ...
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread Change of Tyre size ?.
    Hello, At some point I will need to get new tyres and I looking at the Michelin XAS... Probably on the dear side but I guess are top...
  • marc78
    Hello, I am also after this book and found on eBay both from James Taylor a paperback version 2012 cover shows a red (V8 I think) right...
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    Hello Chrisw, Thanks very much for the proposal. I will take the filter out, take more pictures and take it from there...
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    Got it!
  • marc78
    Because if the engine isn't level then you need a dipstick on the same side as the side you drain from, and that will show a lower level...
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    And now for question N°5, it is about the air filter box : it looks like it's been shaken to a point where it needed some welding at...
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    Hello! Not sure to understand the latter part of your answer... why need 2 dipsticks?
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    I found two plugs to drain the sump.... The left one, I was able to remove and nice old black oil poured out in reasonable quantity. The...
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    So this means that I need an LHD box full stop, trying to fiddle an RHD into an LHD is a nogo, correct?
  • marc78
    marc78 replied to the thread 1964 French "Sharks Tooth" 2000.
    My 3rd question relates to the steering. As previously mentioned in my initial presentation post, the reason for the sale by previous...
Top