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by mud and diesel
Tue Dec 04, 2007 7:50 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: VITARA STEERING BOX!
Replies: 5
Views: 1072

Re: VITARA STEERING BOX!

Thanks mate, ill play with it tonight see what i can do, is it left hand thread, just encase its tight?
by mud and diesel
Mon Dec 03, 2007 11:56 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: VITARA STEERING BOX!
Replies: 5
Views: 1072

VITARA STEERING BOX!

My vit steering box has got a bit of play in it, can the lash be adjusted or am I stuck with it! It's not bad enough to fail a mot but it just annoys me. It is definitely the box as I have checked all the other joints on the steering system. I’ve noticed what looks like a bolt with a lock nut on it ...
by mud and diesel
Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:20 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Calmini front springs
Replies: 15
Views: 2148

Re: Calmini front springs

That disco one is my cuppa tea, it would be about 4 ft to wide though! :lol:
by mud and diesel
Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:05 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Calmini front springs
Replies: 15
Views: 2148

Re: Calmini front springs

Thanks mate i think thats sealed it, its now on my christmas list :lol: I personally prefer the clean look of plated winch bumper, but each to there own!! my old man had a tube bumper on his LR, he reversed out of a petrol station once and caught the air line on it! it ripped the machine clean off t...
by mud and diesel
Tue Nov 27, 2007 8:51 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Calmini front springs
Replies: 15
Views: 2148

Re: Calmini front springs

Thanks a lot guys! keep the images coming! :D
gazza what is the quality like and did it take much fabbing? im going to weld it on with a lot of supports anyway as i seem to keep getting stuck!
simon thats a cool idea! i was thinking the same but for the rear.
by mud and diesel
Tue Nov 27, 2007 8:37 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Calmini front springs
Replies: 15
Views: 2148

Re: Calmini front springs

How much would the offroad armory one be roughly? looks very much like a calmini :shock:
by mud and diesel
Tue Nov 27, 2007 8:11 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Calmini front springs
Replies: 15
Views: 2148

Re: Calmini front springs

Thanks again simon, I ve just pm'd markyb about those spring so ill wait for him to get back to me first. Another question while your here though, what do you think of the la supertrux front winch bumper for the vit? Do you know anyone who is using it etc etc
by mud and diesel
Tue Nov 27, 2007 7:59 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Calmini front springs
Replies: 15
Views: 2148

Re: Calmini front springs

Thats what i will end up doing if the springs are'nt an option, thing is i want to get it sitting level first then maybe add spacers all around to give me a bit more lift, one thing i did'nt think of though is my diesel engine is a bit heavier than the petrol lump! :x
by mud and diesel
Tue Nov 27, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Calmini front springs
Replies: 15
Views: 2148

Re: Calmini front springs

Thanks a lot simon! your a legend :D
by mud and diesel
Mon Nov 26, 2007 10:03 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: Calmini front springs
Replies: 15
Views: 2148

Calmini front springs

Does anybody know of a good replacment for the front springs on the calmini kit as i think mine are starting to sag. In the pic mine is the one on the right, it was taken when i had the pro comp lift on it. they're both 1.6td's using the acme kit, im in the middle of doing the white one at the mo fo...
by mud and diesel
Fri Nov 23, 2007 5:54 pm
Forum: Vitara / Grand Vitara / X-90
Topic: New member!
Replies: 6
Views: 1214

New member!

Just a quick hello! I've been a member on the zuwharrie forum for a while now, but only because i had no idea that this site existed, im glad to see that there are a few of us like-minded brits who love nothing better than playing in the mud. Anyway mine is a a 3dr hard top vitara, its got a 3 inch ...