Heater Complete!

The parcel from France arrived today containing the rubber adaptor to fix between the 3″ blower intake and the approx 5″ air intake grille on the front wing. As rain is forecast this evening I used my lunch break to finish this job. The adaptor is US made and branded ‘Flexseal’, this company has a…

Heater blower

Although the actual blower was working I wanted to remove it to clean off any rust from the case and to inspect the bulkhead area behind it (see previous).  As expected, the thin ‘snail’ case is extremely rusty. The resistor had become unwound although still working. I measured the resistance of this as 1.5Ω if anyone…

Heater radiator refurbishment and repair

The radiator had obviously developed a leak for the previous owner and it had been bypassed in typical Heath Robinson fashion. On removing the assembly from the vehicle I found that the bulkhead area behind it and the box itself looked to be in a poor state although it wasn’t quite as bad as the pictures…

Kenlowe Fan Wiring

More wiring oddities… Not much happening this week due to work pressures and music projects going on. The weather hasn’t been great following a mini heatwave although I’ve had the odd hour here and there after tea, painting / rubbing down the lower dash. I’m not at all happy with the finish on this but…