Distributor lubrication - models with contact breaker distributor (Every 6000 miles or 6 months)
1 Remove the distributor cap and the rotor arm.
2 Apply a couple of drops of light oil to the felt pad in the top of the shaft.
3 Wipe clean the distributor cam, then apply a trace of high melting-point grease to the four cam lobes.
4 Refit the rotor arm and the distributor cap.
Maintenance - bodywork, underside and fittings
The general condition of a vehicle’s bodywork is the one thing that significantly affects its value. Maintenance is easy but needs to be regular. Neglect, particularly after minor damage, can lead ...
Radiator grille - removal and refitting
Pre-1988 models Removal 1 The grille is held in position by four spring clips (see illustration). 10.1 Radiator grille spring clip - pre-1988 models 2 Once these clips are released, the grille ...
Timing chain and sprockets - removal and refitting
Note: Refer to the warning at the beginning of Section 5 before proceeding. A suitable puller will be required to remove the crankshaft pulley. A new crankshaft pulley bolt, a new timing chain ten ...