1955 Austin A30, A2S4, 2 door Saloon
Engine = 984cc @ 34bhp
Carburettor = SU HS2
Crusing Speed = 55 -60 MPH,
Top Speed = almost 70MPH, shakin' like hell!,
Fuel Consumption = 40MPG
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This car is still a work in progress......
Work carried out so far:-
Fit electric fuel pump
The roof-lining has been removed and replaced
Added rear seatbelts.
Carpets removed and replaced. Including adding sound proofing
Replace the Dynamo with Alternator
Rewire some of the dodgy electrics. and mend the horn
Repair the fuel gauge
Replace the Thermostat and flush the radiator
Install the CarPC.
Replace the Zenith Carb with a more reliable SU HS2 type.
Remove the strip of Wax Oil on the prop shaft, no more vibrations at 50MPH.
Fully flush the engine and gearbox oils.
Replace the bodged Mini fan with a proper A30 Fan blade.
Fully flush and de-gunk the cooling system, no more overheating.
New points and condenser.
Four new tyres, Firestone 145/80 R13's