Monthly Archive: November 2018

Viva GT Fuel pumps

At last the CAD (cardboard aided design) work is at an end, the new alloy bracket has had two coats of etch zinc, two coats of black and a top coat of chrome silver....

Viva GT CAD part 3

The penultimate part of the corn flake packet aided design is here. After using the box to effect a design, a good friend bent up some Allow for me to the right shapes, it...

Viva GT cam belt

I have been working away again on the timing belt for the Lotus engine and last weekend I had drilled and tapped the hole as instructed and was just awaiting the bolts to arrive....

Viva GT weekend update.

So another weekend has come to an end and again good progress has been made. For once I am upbeat and feel everything is going to plan, I just need to work at it...

Viva GT Electronic Ignition

Okay so the fuel injection is in place (awaiting fuel lines) so now it’s time for the ignition system. The first and most difficult part I am tackling today. The crank position sensor (36...