Welding

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womble3go
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Welding

Post by womble3go » Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:51 am

I need to do some welding to the car for the MOT I know about disconnecting the battery and start and alternator, but never had one with ABS do I need disconnect the ABS unit or will it be ok? Thanks for the help on this.

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Re: Welding

Post by Kitch » Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:02 pm

I've never done it on mine, but it's so easy to do you might as well!

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Re: Welding

Post by senmathal » Tue Jul 25, 2017 5:48 am

If so even the engine computer as well? But I don´t think it´s necessary. Most important is to be careful where to put the earth clamp. As close to the welding area as possible and with good contact.

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Re: Welding

Post by Tim Leech » Mon Aug 14, 2017 4:33 pm

Its only a 10mm nut and as long as the radio is not coded its probably wise.
1963 VW BEETLE 1200
1985 BX 19GT Mk1
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1994 Xantia 1.8i SX
1972 Morris Marina 1.8 SDL
1979 Rover SD1 V8-S
1980 Morris Marina 1.7HL
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