[ROVERNET - UK] Faulty Flapper
defender110 at ozemail.com.au
Fri Oct 13 19:51:23 BST 2006
I'll endorse Kent's comments here.
If the AFM is faulty, bin it!
When I was looking at my first SD1 to buy, my Rover mechanic at the time
gave me two pieces of advice:-
1. Determine the sludge factor - remove a rocker cover if possible.
2. Tampering evident with the Flapper unit - AVOID LIKE THE PLAGUE!
Kent Kinard wrote:
> Hi Steve,
> I must have pushed a wrong button, so I'll send again.
> Do not open the AF meter. Let me send you another one. If it works,
> send me $20 plus freight. If it doesn't, I'll send you another one
> until we find one that does. I have a bunch.
> Kent K.
> On Fri, 13 Oct 2006 13:42:13 +0000
> "steve bridge" <slbridge at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> I wonder if the list can advise me... the flap on my SD1 will
>> sometimes stick with a full throttle use. A slight tap with a finger
>> tip will put it back. Is the AF Meter something a guy can open up? I
>> assume I will have to replace the pivot bushings, file the flap, or
>> whatever it takes to fix this. Have you ever heard of this problem?
>> It otherewise works perfectly.
>> Thanks, Steve
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