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 The day I needed the AA :(

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PostSubject: The day I needed the AA :(   Wed Jul 03, 2013 5:42 pm

We went for a drive in bay today alt light came on had a bang noise followed be lots of smoke and a bad smell of rubber pulled over looked in engine bay and found belt shredded and pulley in bits van sill run but would over heat so had to ring AA and get tow back home.all this was down to chrome cover I fitted to dynamo had caught pully and stopped it.all fixed now Smile
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PostSubject: Re: The day I needed the AA :(   Wed Jul 03, 2013 5:53 pm

Oh blimey! That'll teach you to bling it!

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PostSubject: Re: The day I needed the AA :(   Wed Jul 03, 2013 6:34 pm

NB: folks - daz has a dynamo rather than an alternator as he has turned back the clock on his engine so to speak by fitting carbs etc ... this is not what your aircooled engine should look like, so do not panic! Basketball 

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PostSubject: Re: The day I needed the AA :(   Wed Jul 03, 2013 7:32 pm

Pulley doesn't look too happy Daz Shocked . Glad it wasn't too serious, and all fixed.
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PostSubject: Re: The day I needed the AA :(   Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:25 pm

Glad it's all fixed now Daz!

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PostSubject: Re: The day I needed the AA :(   Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:37 pm

You know it's a disaster if Daz gas to called the 4th Emergency Service!Very Happy 

Glad it's all sorted.

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PostSubject: Re: The day I needed the AA :(   Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:56 pm

Would this be known hence as a 'dazaster?' Wink 

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