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 Post subject: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 18th, 2016, 12:56 am 
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My beloved SAVO. Stored from 1999 it's time for a inspection and refreshing all parts. I thing a new colour scheme could be a good idea too.
I'll keep you informed.
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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 18th, 2016, 6:11 am 
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Some rust on arms, bolts and shafts....


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 18th, 2016, 6:52 am 
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looks like that will be a great project


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 18th, 2016, 2:07 pm 
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And very funny :wink:


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 18th, 2016, 11:59 pm 
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New Refelecta-Gold heat barrier....


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 19th, 2016, 12:02 am 
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Alu diff cover. Instead the stock plastic unit which is very sensible to heat.


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 19th, 2016, 12:06 am 
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Aluminium bits ready.


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 19th, 2016, 10:16 pm 
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Left rear axle mostlt ready.


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 19th, 2016, 10:19 pm 
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Lets go with the other side......


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 19th, 2016, 10:24 pm 
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Well....Rear axle is ready. Have replaced the wishbones bar link for independient fixations which makes the access to shocks easy. Uprights bolts replaced as well for a more appropiated ballhead bolts..........To be continued.
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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 20th, 2016, 11:37 am 
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Next stop...front axle. Meanwhile shocks out for inspection.


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 20th, 2016, 11:40 am 
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This is the front suspension box. All parts removed for cleaning some rust spots.


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 20th, 2016, 11:48 am 
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Front shocks ready and in place. New hub bearings, polishing rust off from steering arms and now first attempt with the hydro brake calipers......mmmm.....Not bad....not bad.


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 21st, 2016, 4:55 am 
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Caliper and disc in place. Now intalling the brake lines.


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 Post subject: Re: Refreshing and new suit for my SAVO F1
 Post Posted: September 24th, 2016, 11:52 am 
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Brake pump in place.


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