E85/E86 Steering Problems (Solved)

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E85/E86 Steering Problems (Solved)

Post by synthedup » Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:08 pm

rooha wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:53 pm
bladeowner wrote:
Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:08 pm
How about this one from Amazon?
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Draper-Hi-Torq ... A419158031
sigh - order cancelled by seller ! :headbang:

You need a 8mm ratchet spanner and another ring spanner to use for leaverdge,

Where are you based?

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E85/E86 Steering Problems (Solved)

Post by bladeowner » Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:10 pm

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E85/E86 Steering Problems (Solved)

Post by PeteWard » Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:10 am

synthedup wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:08 pm
rooha wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:53 pm
bladeowner wrote:
Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:08 pm
How about this one from Amazon?
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Draper-Hi-Torq ... A419158031
sigh - order cancelled by seller ! :headbang:

You need a 8mm ratchet spanner and another ring spanner to use for leaverdge,

Where are you based?
One spanner is enough, providing it's extra long, that's how I did it...

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E85/E86 Steering Problems (Solved)

Post by synthedup » Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:55 am

PeteWard wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:10 am
synthedup wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:08 pm
rooha wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:53 pm

sigh - order cancelled by seller ! :headbang:

You need a 8mm ratchet spanner and another ring spanner to use for leaverdge,

Where are you based?
One spanner is enough, providing it's extra long, that's how I did it...
But if he doesn't have one then the above is a solution to get move leverage.

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E85/E86 Steering Problems (Solved)

Post by PeteWard » Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:27 am

synthedup wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:55 am
PeteWard wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:10 am
synthedup wrote:
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:08 pm



You need a 8mm ratchet spanner and another ring spanner to use for leaverdge,

Where are you based?
One spanner is enough, providing it's extra long, that's how I did it...
But if he doesn't have one then the above is a solution to get move leverage.
Fair enough! I'm happy to help anyone who can travel to Leicester, I have an extra long shaft ;)

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E85/E86 Steering Problems (Solved)

Post by rooha » Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:54 pm

PeteWard wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 11:27 am
synthedup wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:55 am
PeteWard wrote:
Tue Feb 12, 2019 1:10 am
One spanner is enough, providing it's extra long, that's how I did it...
But if he doesn't have one then the above is a solution to get move leverage.
Fair enough! I'm happy to help anyone who can travel to Leicester, I have an extra long shaft ;)
hello sailor !
Well I've purchased a couple of cheap offset spanners from ebay that might just do the trick - Saturday or Sunday I'll get to it I reckon (im in manchester by the way.

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