Category: HC

Mazzo's HC

Squeak no more

Its done and dusted, the engine is now refitted and back in Mazzo’s Viva. This time no squeaks that don’t go away! Long story for which I will not bore you with, but the...

EYY260J new engine June 2014

Engine swap HC 2 door

Yesterday or today is the longest day of the year, and for me yesterday was an 18 hour door to door, another “Viva summer festival”. Having left my house at 6:30am and driven down...

The Beast

Slant four 2300

Well today I finally took the plunge to do something with the old 2300 slant four engine thats been in the shed of plenty for some time now. Its off at the workshop having...

Mallory Park 2012

Mallory Park Track day

Went to meet Alex and Martin today over at Mallory Park for a track day with Lily (the V8 HC Viva) the weather was stunning, bright sunny and clear, so much for the weather...

NTD890C

Rolling along

Well had a quick opportunity with a fellow Viva owner to go and do a rolling road session, needless to say one of us is over the moon the other is not so much...

Chris Yearby

Electronic ignition

Chris an owner of a very clean 1300 Firenza popped around this morning and we fitted one of those electronic ignition jobs that fit under the cap, took about 20 minutes or so, worked...

Darth

Darth gets a new engine

This weekend was going to be a full on engines (note the multiple) out of cars and into other cars session, however I didn’t arrive at Dan’s till Saturday AM, and by that time...

Izuzu Power

Road Trip

I went down to Somerset to collect a gearbox for a friend this morning and whilst there I also dropped off my Type 9 gearbox for some work with another friend, I also got...

OHC axle

Sad nav

Today was a first and possibly last for me, My father came round the house earlier in the week so I could set up the on board computer in his new car and that...