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by salukixr4ti
Sun Aug 16, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Diff Cover Bolts
Replies: 18
Views: 219

Re: Diff Cover Bolts

I am an A & P, IA, and director of maintenance for an aircraft maintenance and modification shop in Wichita, KS with 25 + years in military and civilian aircraft. There is nothing particularly exotic about what was used in any of these cars.
by salukixr4ti
Sun Aug 16, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Diff Cover Bolts
Replies: 18
Views: 219

Re: Diff Cover Bolts

Aircraft hardware is rarely metric. Unless it is a truly serious corrosion issue, try a penetrating oil called AeroKroil made by Kano. Make sure it gets under the head, and you don’t need to drown it. Let it work, and before attempting to break the torque on the fastener, give them a couple taps. Th...
by salukixr4ti
Sun Jul 05, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: New V-8 One Piece Driveshaft For Sale
Replies: 0
Views: 129

New V-8 One Piece Driveshaft For Sale

Selling the driveshaft from the V-8 conversion kit I purchased many years ago. Driveshaft has the T-5 yoke and has never been installed. Please make a reasonable offer. It can be shipped, but would prefer local pick up in Wichita, KS. Thanks.
by salukixr4ti
Wed Jun 17, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Rapido Open?
Replies: 2
Views: 321

Rapido Open?

Tried calling Russ several times on several dates recently, any idea if Rapido is open or shut down? Looking for some obscure parts they might still have, Thanks.
by salukixr4ti
Mon Mar 02, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: 1987 Merkur XR4Ti manual w-82K miles FOR SALE
Replies: 29
Views: 5537

Re: 1987 Merkur XR4Ti manual w-82K miles FOR SALE

Do you know where the car spent its first years? Looks like an awesome project, and all the big pieces there. Thanks.
by salukixr4ti
Sat Feb 22, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Quaife LSD conversion
Replies: 3
Views: 863

Quaife LSD conversion

All, I would truly appreciate feedback from any community members with first hand experience with the Quaife LSD's. What are the likes/ or dislikes? Currently, I have the Cosworth 7.5, but would like a beefier bolt in option in lieu of the 8.8 and Toyota diff. I did search the threads but didn't see...
by salukixr4ti
Tue May 15, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
Topic: Prototype #1 1987 Sierra RS-500 Cosworth To Be Auctioned
Replies: 1
Views: 2654

Prototype #1 1987 Sierra RS-500 Cosworth To Be Auctioned

Per BAT website this morning... https://bringatrailer.com/2018/05/14/prototype-number-one-1987-ford-sierra-rs500-cosworth/?utm_source=dailymail&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=2018-05-15 Prototype Number One: 1987 Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth This 1987 Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth (VIN WFOEXXGBBEGG38771) ...
by salukixr4ti
Mon Apr 09, 2018 4:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
Topic: Private party car sale using escrow agent?
Replies: 5
Views: 3681

Re: Private party car sale using escrow agent?

That is the outfit that the buyer proposed too. Would love to know if anyone here has used them.
by salukixr4ti
Sat Apr 07, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion
Topic: Private party car sale using escrow agent?
Replies: 5
Views: 3681

Private party car sale using escrow agent?

Would value any and all recommendations for escrow agent for a domestic sale (Continental U.S.). I am selling the vehicle, and need to have an option to offer the buyer to protect both parties.

Thanks,

Christophe
by salukixr4ti
Thu Jun 22, 2017 7:33 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: XR4 Brakes
Replies: 3
Views: 3042

Re: XR4 Brakes

Larry,

Hi, it's Christophe. Any way to get a stethoscope up near the booster on the firewall and press brakes? Seeing any fluctuation in vacuum? Feel free to give me a call on my old cell # if you want to talk it through.

CAM
by salukixr4ti
Thu May 25, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: Parting out a James Deberry V-8 project car
Replies: 12
Views: 6717

Car is no longer for sale - will be getting TLC at later dat

Thanks to all that have made inquiries and made purchases. Car is officially off the market now and scheduled to be completed at a later date.

Sincerely,

Christophe
by salukixr4ti
Thu May 18, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Replacement Key
Replies: 13
Views: 5660

Re: Replacement Key

I'm on business right now, but can sell you OEM replacement blanks for future if interested. Will likely be off grid until mid next week.
by salukixr4ti
Sun Oct 16, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: Parting out a James Deberry V-8 project car
Replies: 12
Views: 6717

NOS 1989 XR coolant reservoir

No sensor, but has yellow NOS pressure cap installed. Shipping to be paid by buyer. $225.00
by salukixr4ti
Sun Oct 16, 2016 2:49 pm
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: Parting out a James Deberry V-8 project car
Replies: 12
Views: 6717

NOS Rear Parcel Shelf Supports in light gray

These are the plastic panels the stock rear speakers attach to along both sides of the rear hatch trunk area. Passenger and driver side new in Ford Service Parts wrap/bags. $225 + shipping for the set.

Christophe