Bought 2 decrepit 7s, 2/8/2001; Built one out of them, on the road
15/7/2002 with new home paint, pressure & friction plate,
Brakes all overhauled, no replacement of cast iron bits,
All new hoses;
Rebuilt tail shaft;
Every bush replaced, & springs reset to standard;
Heavy anti roll bars front & rear;
Speedo reading 11500.
19600, [22/4/03], Tyres.
29500, [12/19/04], Overflow recovery system fitted to cooling system.
32000, [7/5/06], Repair rusting fuel tank.
37500, [20/12/05], Replace electronic ignition fit Iridium plugs.
46250, [5/5/07], Battery, Speedo cable.
47500, [25/4/07], Tyres. New fuel hoses.
50000, [16/1/08], Rebuild steering rack.
64000, [8/9/11], Fit air conditioning, 85 amp alternator.
66750, [31/5/12], Bear metal paint job.
66900, [22/6/12], New fuel tank.
67000, [6/12/12], New engine, radiator, viscus fan, all hoses etc.
68500, [1/7/13], Battery. Electric fuel pump.
70700, [14/4/14], Front tyres.
76500, [25/5/17], Battery.
80000, [16/2/20], Battery, new alternator.
83500, [15/6/81], Air conditioning compressor replaced.
She had developed a mild rumble on floating throttle, not there on deceleration or acceleration. These old ears can not locate it more than to either tail shaft or rear axle. Any suggestions or experience with this?