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Small problem with LD10 gearbox

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Re: Small problem with LD10 gearbox

Post by theoldman » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:04 pm

If you are going to take off the side cover, Terry Howlett (occasionally on this forum) an ex Daimler apprentice suggests you remove the lever and insert a suitable sized bush in the hole.

The lever goes straight, unbushed, into the box and over the years wears the hole away.
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Re: Small problem with LD10 gearbox

Post by grahamemmett » Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:33 am

You can find the complete manufacturer’s manual on

and some excellent articles in adjusting the links on
Graham Emmett
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