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    Caterham pair of black 7" headlights

    I have a pair of very good working condition Caterham black 7" headlights for sale. Comes with everything in the picture including bulbs.

    SOLD!
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    Avon cr500 175/55/13

    I have a set of very good condition AVON CR500 175/55/13 for the fronts. These tires came off of my spare set of wheels. No cracks or punctures, with about 6/32" tread depth remaining so lots of life...
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    Great news! Good job, maybe now we can finally go...

    Great news! Good job, maybe now we can finally go for a drive
  4. Thanks for those who were interested but...

    Thanks for those who were interested but everything has been sold
  5. Auxiliaries included: Primaries, 4-1 collector,...

    Auxiliaries included:
    Primaries, 4-1 collector, ECU...
    http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c87/vstryker/Cosworth%20Duratec%20Rebuild/20160713_19085101_zpsszrmpdem.jpg

    Radiator and spal fan...
  6. FS: Zetec SVT 2.0 engine, and all parts to swap(mounts, clutch/flywheel, bellhousing)

    Up for sale is my Zetec SVT 2.0L engine that I recently swapped out from my S3 Caterham. The engine itself has 17k miles on it while the upgraded clutch and flywheel has about 5k miles. I have...
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    Oops I meant car, now that the 7 is done, the...

    Oops I meant car, now that the 7 is done, the Exige is slowly turning back to a more streetable car

    http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c87/vstryker/20150805_181858_zpsd2cfhmbl.jpg
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    To prevent fuel starvation during high load...

    To prevent fuel starvation during high load cornering. I've heard many 7's with the stock fuel tank having this problem which leads to leaning out and damaging the engine. A fuel cell or baffled tank...
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    Been playing around on Easimap for over a week...

    Been playing around on Easimap for over a week and I think I finally like where it's at. Our local MBE tunner guru recently moved so while waiting to find a decent tunner who knows their way around...
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    Couldn't sleep all night so I woke up early and...

    Couldn't sleep all night so I woke up early and was actually able to install Easimap 6 along with the correct drivers for the cable. Hooked it up to the ecu and right away I saw 2 faults... the 1st...
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    Mounted the battery, ecu and mfru both in front...

    Mounted the battery, ecu and mfru both in front of the passenger.

    Complete engine bay:
    http://i25.photobucket.com/albums/c87/vstryker/Cosworth%20Duratec%20Rebuild/20160925_063244_zpsw2ajuuok.jpg...
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    Itís been a while so I thought Iíd give this thread an update.

    After an excruciating wait, I finally received the Caterham Duratec R400 harness along with the crossover harness to mate it to my...
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    Thanks for the part numbers Sean, I'll go that...

    Thanks for the part numbers Sean, I'll go that route should the current one start to leak.

    Also, KevinI'm very interested if you can pull up that article on exhaust diameters. I know that SBD...
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    This week I finally got the nice shiny radtec...

    This week I finally got the nice shiny radtec radiator in. Decided to use rubber hoses since it was alot easier to source the ones with the correct bends. This extreme version core is fairly thick at...
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    Now it was time to fill in the old exhaust hole...

    Now it was time to fill in the old exhaust hole on the left, and cut a new one on the right. Used the existing one as a template for the new one. Bought a piece of aluminum louvers on eBay, painted...
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    The MONSTER ENGINE is finally in! With the...

    The MONSTER ENGINE is finally in!

    With the transmission complete and all bolted back together, I bolted it up to the bell housing tank and engine. Using an engine hoist in the front and a jack on...
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    Links should work now ...

    Links should work now

    http://mjdtopsites.com/images/type_9-N_gearbox.pdf

    http://www.sjmmarsh.com/7files/Gearbox_T9_6.pdf
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    Back on the main shaft, remove circlip slide off...

    Back on the main shaft, remove circlip slide off 3-4th inner and outter hub, needle roller bearings, and 4th gear. When you slide off the syncro inner and outter hubs, try to remove it as a single...
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    Remove the other 6 long bolts connecting the tail...

    Remove the other 6 long bolts connecting the tail end to the main case. By tapping the rear end with a rubber mallet, pulling and wiggling you should be able to remove the rear case revealing the...
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    Caterham 6speed semi rebuild

    I wasn't planning on rebuilding my tranny, but I had some time waiting for the last few pieces of my swap to come along. Since I had ordered the bearing and gasket kit already when I broke my speedo...
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    transmisson in pieces

    The good news is that I have modified the "boss" by cutting/drilling them into "ears"and now an allen head bolt will fit from the transmisson ears to the the CSR bell housing.

    While at it, I I...
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    I weighed both engines with the alternator,...

    I weighed both engines with the alternator, starter, and oil pan mounted. It did not include exhaust headers, flywheel, or any fluids, so basically the short block. And the verdict is....

    Zetec...
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    M10 x 1.5

    M10 x 1.5
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    I can not go thru on the bell housing side as...

    I can not go thru on the bell housing side as that is inside where the oil tank is. It's got double o rings on the 4 fittings with the female threads. It would be a major pain to disassemble the...
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    Can't bolt up the new bell housing to 6 speed

    Ran into a problem though as I was looking at mating the new bell housing & tranny together. The new bell housing have female threads and so does the tranny. Looks like I have to cut and modify the...
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    Good suggestions as I already had an idea of...

    Good suggestions as I already had an idea of insulating it with heat reflective gold foil to bling up the engine bay a little. I also had to lengthen some wires in order to move it to the drivers...
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    I've been away for work in the last 3 months and...

    I've been away for work in the last 3 months and I'm glad to be working on the car again.

    Radtec Extreme radiator ordered along with the MBE 9A4 ecu. SBD says they will include a base map which is...
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    I tried to see if Caterham could help out &...

    I tried to see if Caterham could help out & possibly send me a new cap with the ports drilled and tapped but since the part is currently out of production, it could take several months. Luckily,...
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    The idler pulley, alternator, water pump pulley &...

    The idler pulley, alternator, water pump pulley & belt all went on witHouten a hitch.

    As far as the engine block is concerned, it is pretty much complete.
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    Had some time to finally install the...

    Had some time to finally install the Titan/Caterham 2 piece roller barrels along with the CF shroud and trumpets.
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    Looks like I have to pass on Randall's generous...

    Looks like I have to pass on Randall's generous offer as I couldn't get any more space in storage. The spouse wouldn't give up her massive collection of shoes. I'm sure Doug'll take good care of it.
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    Cams, and cams gears are in. Then it was the...

    Cams, and cams gears are in. Then it was the timing chain, crank gear, chain guides, and tensioner.
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    Special shout out to Bruce at Beachman Racing for...

    Special shout out to Bruce at Beachman Racing for helping me with the build so far. A wealth of knowledge in all things Caterham, especially CSR related. First class outstanding service! Bruce not...
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    I was finally able to get the missing pieces of...

    I was finally able to get the missing pieces of my cosworth/Titan CSR dry sump. It is a 2 stage system with an integrated bell housing tank & swirl tower. Originally, i had planned to use an R400...
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    Ok, time for a little update: After completing...

    Ok, time for a little update:

    After completing the head, I started working on the bottom end. Installed pistons with new rings:...
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    Next up was assembling the head. Installed new...

    Next up was assembling the head. Installed new valve stem oil seals on both intake and exhaust. Reinstalled oversized 31mm exhaust and 36mm intake valves. I heard Cosworth says you don't really need...
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    Taking a close look at the intake and exhaust...

    Taking a close look at the intake and exhaust ports on the head, I noticed that the casting isn't as clean as it should be. I know the only machine work Cosworth did was CNC the combustion cambers...
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    Hayden, I was gone take it off your hands but...

    Hayden, I was gone take it off your hands but after seeing how Magnus had to cut a few tabs off of the head, I hesitated and decided to go the CSR route instead.
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    Got the block, head and rotating assembly back...

    Got the block, head and rotating assembly back today. Everything was cleaned and cylinders freshly honed
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    I might take you up on your offer Doug, thanks....

    I might take you up on your offer Doug, thanks. You guys are right, I had doubts about the timing bolt being strong enough & ill block the flywheel as well.
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    Yes, I got that crank bolt/washer. I spoke with...

    Yes, I got that crank bolt/washer. I spoke with Kevin, "Papak" on the boards & he said they it was fairly easy to tighten it up. He mentioned he used the timing bolt to secure the crank at TDC,...
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    Very interested, I sent you a pm. Hopefully you...

    Very interested, I sent you a pm. Hopefully you have the elusive black swirl tower that goes on top of the csr bell housing
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    Some parts have arrived: Cosworth rod &...

    Some parts have arrived:

    Cosworth rod & piston rings
    Clevite H rod & main bearings
    ARP fasteners all around
    New 2.3 Ranger crankshaft
    Intake, exhaust seals along with other gaskets, seals...
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    After close inspection, I'm replacing: ...

    After close inspection, I'm replacing:

    Cosworth rod
    Cosworth rings
    New 2.3 ranger crankshaft
    All new main and rod bearings
    ARP main, rod, head studs
    New friction washers and bolts
    All...
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    Cosworth CSR260 Duratec rebuild/swap into S3

    I finally have some time to start on my long awaited Cosworth 2.3L Duratec rebuild. I bought an engine that came from a CSR260 which had spun a rod bearing on #2 cylinder. It looks like low oil was...
  46. Well, it looks like the Caterham Duratec Loom...

    Well, it looks like the Caterham Duratec Loom will work but ill need to make an adapter to plug into my existing chassis harness. My zetec seems to have a different "grey plug"

    And I won't be...
  47. The oil swirl tank I'm referring to is the black...

    The oil swirl tank I'm referring to is the black tower on top of the bell tank assembly. On one end of it, it is connected to the valve cover vent, and on the other end, it goes to an oil catch can....
  48. Thanks for the info Sean. I Pm'ed you on the...

    Thanks for the info Sean. I Pm'ed you on the other forum as well since I know you have pretty much an identical swap to the one I'm doing. I just contacted Cosworth & like you said if they don't...
  49. Which wiring loom to use for zetec svt to csr260 engine swap in s3 chassis?

    Does anyone know which loom I can use?

    Caterham 38L035A
    Cosworth YD8048

    As stated above, my current motor is a 2.0 Zetec SVT and I'm working on putting in a CSR260 in an S3 chassis. I'll also...
  50. Thread: Holiday Drive

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    I'll be free on the 25-27th for a drive, just...

    I'll be free on the 25-27th for a drive, just post on here & let me know
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