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bio website redgum.com.au
location Melbourne, Australia
age 37
visits member for 3 years, 1 month
seen May 22 at 2:01

Another Software Dev who likes doing a little bit of mechanic-ing on the side.

  • 66 Datsun Fairlady (Roadster)
  • 99 Ford Fairmont (AU)

Mar
7
comment Accidentally poured engine oil into the coolant reservoir
@kahbou - would it be worth mentioning over the counter radiator flush products in the answer?
Mar
6
comment What parts are required to replace a clutch?
@MattLove that kit looks like it contains all the parts you'll need to replace your clutch, assuming it is the correct kit for your make, model, engine and gearbox.
Mar
6
comment What parts are required to replace a clutch?
@NickC - I'd never seen the last 2 in a clutch kit either, till I went looking for a Subaru kit.
Mar
6
answered What parts are required to replace a clutch?
Mar
6
answered Effect of loss of fuel tank vapours on mileage
Nov
17
comment Alternative reverse light switch
Tim, you describe the way it works which is great, but what was the actual solution? What did you (or the gearbox place) do to rectify the problem?
Nov
17
awarded  Autobiographer
Nov
17
revised obd-ii wiki excerpt
added 167 characters in body
Nov
17
revised obd-ii wiki description
added 791 characters in body
Nov
17
suggested suggested edit on obd-ii tag wiki excerpt
Nov
17
suggested suggested edit on obd-ii tag wiki
Nov
17
wiki created obd-ii description
Nov
17
wiki created obd-ii excerpt
Nov
15
answered What is the pin or keycode for ELM327 bluetooth OBDII adapter?
Jul
30
revised How much power (HP) do the components on the engine belt generally use?
Added extra explaination re max power draw
Jul
29
answered How much power (HP) do the components on the engine belt generally use?
Jul
28
revised Are the brake/clutch levers on a (pre-2008) Ninja 250 supposed to be symmetric?
fixed Break vs Brake typo in Title
Jul
28
suggested suggested edit on Are the brake/clutch levers on a (pre-2008) Ninja 250 supposed to be symmetric?
Jul
14
awarded  Editor
Jul
14
revised What is a suitable air compressor for a home garage?
Replaced the colloquial term "rattle gun" with the more accurate and widely accepted term "impact wrench".