A number of technical articles have been submitted to the club, which may be of use to members and others. As with any technical advice, you should verify to your own satisfaction that any modifications made, especially those where safety is a factor, will not put you at any risk. The club offers no recommendation nor guarantee in respect of these – they are posted for information only.
A40 Sports Windscreen Replacement Instructions from Workshop Manual Suggested by Steven Littler.
Austin Counties Spares oil filter adaptor kit instructions Supplied by Ray Dawes.
Austin Counties torque settings and static ignition timing details Article supplied by Ray Dawes (Adobe pdf file)
Removing octagonal hub nuts from rear axle – from Mike Greasby (Adobe pdf file)
How to fit seat belts to your Austin Somerset – article supplied by Ray Dawes (Adobe pdf file 235kb)
How to fit an original Radiomobile 100 radio to an Austin 12 or 16hp – article supplied by Pete Simmonds (Adobe pdf file 500kb)
How to make and fit a new headlining to your Somerset – article supplied by Dennis Robinson (Word Document 24kb)
Original A40 (GS4) Parts list – kindly supplied to the club by Andy Coe (pdf file – 13.5mb).
If you have a technical article you’d like to be considered for inclusion here, please send it to Pete Simmonds.