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mmgemini last won the day on November 29 2016

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About mmgemini

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    Stockton on Tees

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    My Defender. Wildlife photography. Model making. Travel.

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  1. MOT advisory, WATCH OUT !

    I've seen it happen a lot of time, a slightly bent rim. throws the tracking out. Same as you always move the vehicle forward to check the tracking and move it gently. But what would I know only having done the job since 1960
  2. MOT advisory, WATCH OUT !

    Track off the tyres, rims can be bent
  3. Electrical relay puzzle

    Never use a multi meter for checking wiring . Use a test light first
  4. Adventure Overland anyone?

    I take it that means cider ?
  5. Grab handle ideas needed

    I have never had old spanners, all are useful as a spanner
  6. Grab handle ideas needed

    Well neither of us will know. I fitted mine with Riv Nuts
  7. Grab handle ideas needed

    Thanks Neil, that's the pic I was looking for
  8. Adventure Overland anyone?

    Well I doubt that overlanding and wild camping will feature at the LRO show. That's why I will be at Stratford
  9. Grab handle ideas needed

    http://media.gettyimages.com/photos/queen-elizabeth-ll-drives-her-four-wheel-drive-land-rover-during-the-picture-id506228894?s=612x612 Handle to rear of door, There could be one fitted to 'screen pillar
  10. Grab handle ideas needed

    Something like this https://www.doorhandlecompany.co.uk/bow-pull-handles-152mm-or-175mm-polished-chrome-or-polished--1021/
  11. Grab handle ideas needed

    I have a 550FG door handle fitted to the windscreen frame to the left side to help Margaret get into my Defender SW. Sorry no pics as it not here now. Also try and find some pics of HM Queens Land Rover which shews similar handles fitted to the left side. HTH
  12. Half Shafts - Trimming to Length?

    I have a 1996/ 6 Defender SW. One side, the left, has the correct half shaft fitted. The right side has the earlier drum brake half shaft fitted. Been like that for ten years. Oh yes I have the Terrafirma drive members fitted
  13. Salisbury axle

    Snagger has hit the nail on the head. I can't add anything more that's useful
  14. Oil Pump Failure

    Ian is the front of the crank damaged. If so by how much. Mine went in 011 and it's still running
  15. Oil Pump Failure

    Yep had it happen to me. New oil pump and big end shells sorted it