Tagged: brakes

KJT455G

GT rear rim fitment

Busy morning moving all the parts from storage to the workshop. After which the first job was to try the new wheel rims on the car. Alas the rear calliper carrier is just a...

KJT455G

Viva GT Brake lines

Part two of the picture heavy updates for the non face bookers amongst you. The brake have been sat awaiting some brake lines for a while, and last week a full set of aeroquip...

KJT455G

Update on the GT

The GT has been gathering dust for a few months, whilst I played with other toys. Several reasons for this, but mainly because I wanted to have a summer with time to myself, the...

GT brake callipers

The front and rear callipers are now all fitted and looking the part! The wheels fit, so thats a results at last. Big thanks to the Viva outlaws club & Martin for the design’s...

KJT455G

Viva GT Front brake upgrades

Right today I put the new front disks onto the subframe over at the workshop, this will allow it to be fitted to the car and then get on with the engine fit, although...

RAY903G

Better brake something

Phew, played and played and played with the brakes tonight, should of gone to Luton for the monthly meet, but gave it a miss for RAY. I have some success to report, not a...

Half day

Yea I know that’s a cop out only doing half a day, but I bled the brakes twice and they are still spongy as hell, so I shall have to await the two front...

NTD890C

Midweek fun?

I received in the post today a rear flexi brake hose, so like a mad man, that’s what I changed tonight, that just leaves the two front ones to go, then the brakes are...

RAY903G

Friday Fun

Well I managed to finish off the front brakes, all new cylinders, shoes, bearings greased up and adjusted, all is well at the front end. Just the flexible hoses to find and swap over,...