When undertaking a "body off" restoration on the above models, , it is prudent to ensure that the rear spring" eye-bolt" that goes through ...
TR4/4A (Rigid Axle) To prevent rear axle internal air pressure build-up and subsequent axle shaft and pinion oil seal by-pass/leakage, always clean the air vent”bore-hole” when checking the rear axle oil level, (Vent is located on the right hand upper section of the axle housing adjacent to the rear axle differential cover).
TR4/4A The left hand engine mount on the above models can fail and cause steering lock-up resulting in loss of vehicle control. When cornering hard under power the engine mount can separate and the engine lifts (torque reaction) jamming the front engine plate and mounting foot against the lower steering column flex joint. This condition...
To prevent seizure of the Girling rear brake adjuster, it is recommended
To prevent rear axle internal air pressure build-up and subsequent axle shaft and pinion oil seal by-pass/leakage
Always check the face of the bell housing and the engine rear plate/block to ensure that