Winter Work 2009/2010

Sunday, 26 December 2010



Winter work 2009/2010

Some photos of what went on over the 2009 winter.

Cleaning up the wiring loom

We've never been happy with the wiring loom, but this year Stephen finally decided to do something about it!

New dash layout

The original analogue dials have been replaced with a small digital dash system. In front of the driver is the gear display and shiftlights

Gear display and shiftlights

Pneumatic actuator

The cylinder mounts beneath the standard gear lever mount adn actuates the shift via the original bell crank mechanism

Pneumatic valves

valve block and pressure switch mounted above the passenger footwell

Compressor and reservoir in the footwell

Mk2 XoomBox

From the passenger side, looking into the footwell

Throttle blipper

For downshifts, a small pneumatic cylinder blips the throttle

The driver's view

The paddles are mounted behind the steering wheel, with the gear display in the centre of the dash.

Gearshift paddles


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