Bristol Cars - Owners and Enthusiasts Forum  

Go Back   Bristol Cars - Owners and Enthusiasts Forum > Bristol Forums > 6 cyl Bristol cars

6 cyl Bristol cars Type 400 to Type 406

Shellubrication Chart X560

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 24-09-19, 08:55 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2019
Location: Westward Ho, Devon
Posts: 8
Default Shellubrication Chart X560

I found this in my box of stuff which is of passing interest. Many of you have probably seen or have one but I just wanted to share. The valve clearance advice on page 2 is a bit worrying though!
Attached Files
File Type: pdf SHELL X560 P1.pdf (1.42 MB, 25 views)
File Type: pdf SHELL X560 P2.pdf (1.23 MB, 23 views)
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 10-10-19, 09:38 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2018
Posts: 50
Default

Thanks

the valve clearance for exhaust matches the WSM for HOT and 400, 401 and early 403. But inlet seems definitely wrong.

@all

What do you use for the propeller shaft?

Hypoid oil 140 like Spirax 140 EP (as mentioned in the manual)

or

grease like Retinax A?
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT. The time now is 11:48 AM.


This is the live site

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2