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Forum: Lotus Exige   08-15-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 213
Posted By iana
There does appear to be something wrong in your...

There does appear to be something wrong in your assembly.

Should only require 3 of 1/4" ID washers and 1 of 3/16" ID washer.

Plate on gear shift lever should be drilled out so that the 1/4" dia...
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   12-29-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,457
Posted By iana
Instructions for SSC gear cable install:

Instructions for SSC gear cable install:
Forum: Lotus Exige   12-15-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,166
Posted By iana
Some dimensions mentioned in this thread: ...

Some dimensions mentioned in this thread:

https://www.lotustalk.com/forums/f289/intercooler-heat-shield-82115/
Forum: Lotus Elise   10-22-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By iana
There is a procedure where you put voltage across...

There is a procedure where you put voltage across the VVT Control valve while car is at idle - to advance timing . If engine stalls then VVT is working (timing has advanced), if not then pin is...
Forum: A/C, Heating and Ventilation   09-30-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 785
Posted By iana
Surprised you cant move the flap. Could be bound...

Surprised you cant move the flap. Could be bound against the abs housing which may have been distorted with heat. Try pulling at the housing at the top while you are trying to free the flap.

If...
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   09-22-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,770
Posted By iana
Good point on the C-clips. Also as Crossgate...

Good point on the C-clips. Also as Crossgate cable looks original oem, push back from the rear of the car the rubber concertina dust gaiter at the gearbox end to see if the guide sleeve inside...
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   09-21-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,770
Posted By iana
Crossgate cable adjustment tip - With the...

Crossgate cable adjustment tip -

With the center console removed and the transmission in neutral, disconnect the crossgate cable from the shifter linkage. The stud coming off the rod-end ball...
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   07-28-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 773
Posted By iana
This may help -

This may help -
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   05-17-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 19,053
Posted By iana
Did you clean out the Idle Air Control valve at...

Did you clean out the Idle Air Control valve at the base of the throttle body while you had it out?
Forum: Lubricating System   05-06-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 967
Posted By iana
Here is one mounting solution

Here is one mounting solution
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   03-18-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,440
Posted By iana
Get an oil temp gauge and dont go on the high...

Get an oil temp gauge and dont go on the high lift lobe until oil is at 60C (140F).

I have stuck to this rule after advice from a Toyota Race tech and have done 120k km (75k Miles) in an SC Elise...
Forum: Maintenance and Repairs.   03-16-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,635
Posted By iana
The SSC Rear toe link brace kit uses a brace tube...

The SSC Rear toe link brace kit uses a brace tube for double shear and has heim joints both ends of arms. The tapered hub pins are alloy steel.

Available in US through MonkeyWrench Racing:
...
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   12-30-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,721
Posted By iana
This may help. Install instructions for SSC...

This may help. Install instructions for SSC improved Gear Shift cable - available in US through MWR.
Forum: Lotus Evora   11-15-2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,877
Posted By iana
Front and rear clams are shorter on 410 and 430...

Front and rear clams are shorter on 410 and 430 with less overhang - top car in pic.
Forum: Lotus Elise   09-20-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,024
Posted By iana
What I'd like to know is how these cables are...

What I'd like to know is how these cables are attached. Are they simply crimped into position? Is there any way to determine if they have pulled out?[/QUOTE]

The outer cable is mechanically...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   09-09-2017, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 727
Posted By iana
Definitely go for the 2.5. You wont notice...

Definitely go for the 2.5. You wont notice increased steering effort at low speed.

This ratio is what these cars should have come with. I can highly recommend.

Not aware of any production...
Forum: Lotus Elise   08-23-2017, 01:35 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,852
Posted By iana
Did not realise that damage in pics is on both...

Did not realise that damage in pics is on both sides. I think post 3 sounds most likely.

But apart from visible issues, the original post reported difficulties with alignment.

I dont think this...
Forum: Lotus Elise   08-19-2017, 04:58 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,852
Posted By iana
Clearly result of a suspension impact - hole is...

Clearly result of a suspension impact - hole is maybe from a broken sway bar in the impact.

I would have the wheel off and the suspension wishbone pick-up points checked.
Forum: Lotus Elise   08-19-2017, 04:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,914
Posted By iana
I would advise against trying to repair the clam....

I would advise against trying to repair the clam. Keeping the body shape in alignment, obtaining a smooth finish, dealing with multiple small fractures to the gelcoat over a broad area, repair time,...
Forum: Lotus Elise   08-15-2017, 12:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,914
Posted By iana
Assuming this is not an Insurance job. Looks...

Assuming this is not an Insurance job.

Looks straight forward repair as long as r/h wheel was not impacted (what I can see of rear toe link arm, looks as though suspension may not have been...
Forum: Suspension (including wheels, tires, brakes)   07-22-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,263
Posted By iana
I see that MWR stock the SSC Rear Toe Link Brace...

I see that MWR stock the SSC Rear Toe Link Brace kit:

https://www.monkeywrenchracing.com/product/ssc-rear-toe-link-brace-kit-lotus-eliseexige/
Forum: Lotus Elise   06-25-2017, 12:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,387
Posted By iana
Have a read of this thread. ...

Have a read of this thread.

https://www.lotustalk.com/forums/f92/carbon-clams-bsk-53764/

See post #9
Forum: Lotus Elise   06-22-2017, 10:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 465
Posted By iana
Got the correct angle silicone couplers from...

Got the correct angle silicone couplers from Frozenboost.com . One was 60 degrees and the other was 45 degrees. No more distortion issues.

frozenboost .com

1 x 2.5" 60 degree elbow SIL000197
...
Forum: Lotus Evora   05-22-2017, 08:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,854
Posted By iana
A heads-up that SSC Australia now sells their...

A heads-up that SSC Australia now sells their Harness Bar for the Evora as a kit:

EVORA HARNESS BAR KIT - Simply Sports Cars...
Forum: Lotus Elise   05-02-2017, 12:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,505
Posted By iana
04/05 S2 The wash/wipe module, turn/hazard...

04/05 S2
The wash/wipe module, turn/hazard flasher relay, horn relay and a relay for inertia switch activation of the central door locking, are mounted on the scuttle beam in the foot well, with...
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