Re: I need help identifying a bolt size for an E-type
The car is disable in my friends garage, and he didn't have the tools
to measure it, although it looked like a 5/16" hole as best I could
see. I'll have him pick up a 5/16"-24 and try it. Sounds like that'll
probably do it.
"ETypeHireBod" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> My friend has a '68 Series 1 1/2 E Type DHC, US spec. There's a
>> bracket welded onto the front of the firewall on the right side with
>> two bolt holes 4" apart. He needs me to make a mounting plate to fit
>> it and we don't know the bolt size for it.
>> Can anyone tell me the bolt size, and what the bracket was for
>> originally? It looks original to the car, but it never had anything
>> mounted on it as long as he had the car.
>This sounds like the bracket on which the hydraulic fluid reservoirs
>are mounted on the UK cars. They would be 5/16" UNF. I believe the
>washer reservoir is usually mounted here on US spec cars.