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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-02-2016, 04:27 PM Thread Starter
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Rad Fans Bentley Eight

Got round to investigating very rusty looking fan housing through the grill mesh,the housing was really badly rusted so I have cleaned it all off as best I can and sprayed it,also inside the rad grille was very rusty,done that as well,looks a lot better now.Also found that one of the fan motors is seized up so really glad I went into the clean up.I will get a new single rad fan off e-bay now to replace the seized up one and fit it into the original fan housing where the old one was.Then ready for the hot weather come summer we hope.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-02-2016, 05:35 PM
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Hi mate good job! ,you can sometimes repair those motors.
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Took it apart MIke.It was seized up red rusty inside,cleaned it out and used electric spray cleaner in there but no good,only about £15 on e-bay to get a single Fan so going that route.Dread to think what a Bentley fan would cost !!.By the way got a form sent by mail 2-nite for entry to the Rolleston on Dove show and entered the Marlin but John the organizer said it would be O-K to come in one of my other motors if the weather is a bit iffy,hope to see you there Mike.Graham.
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