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  Topic: Electrical gauge/alternator issues
GadgetBoy

Replies: 2
Views: 5414

PostForum: Technical Information - Do you need help with your Lada?   Posted: Sat Sep 19, 2015 2:23 am   Subject: Electrical gauge/alternator issues
Sounds like either a faulty ignition switch, ignition relay or the wiring to either/both. Take the steering column shroud off and check in there for the switch and its wiring, check under the centre o ...
  Topic: Voskhod motorcycles
GadgetBoy

Replies: 4
Views: 7510

PostForum: Questions and general discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2015 5:06 am   Subject: Voskhod motorcycles
A Minsk which is pretty similar. They were both pre-war DKW copies.
  Topic: Voskhod motorcycles
GadgetBoy

Replies: 4
Views: 7510

PostForum: Questions and general discussion   Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2015 3:27 am   Subject: Voskhod motorcycles
The engine mounts are just flimsy steel tabs welded to the frame - badly! You'll be riding along and one will crack and you'll not notice it. The extra strain on the others will make them crack/break ...
  Topic: Lada and Emissions
GadgetBoy

Replies: 6
Views: 9555

PostForum: Questions and general discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 3:21 pm   Subject: Lada and Emissions
The usual trick is ......

1. Drive to the test.
2. Lean the carburettor out so the car just runs.
3. Pass test.
4. Adjust carb back to previous settings.
  Topic: How reliable can a Lada be?
GadgetBoy

Replies: 6
Views: 10401

PostForum: Questions and general discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 1:11 pm   Subject: How reliable can a Lada be?
There are a couple of outlets in Miami that do Russian parts for Cubans to bring home. There's Lada Spares UK ( http:\\www.lada.co.uk ) and a number of reliable european and Russian suppliers that peo ...
  Topic: Towing a niva
GadgetBoy

Replies: 5
Views: 9426

PostForum: Technical Information - Do you need help with your Lada?   Posted: Tue Jun 23, 2015 12:24 pm   Subject: Towing a niva
It'll be fine. Make sure the difflock is off and the transfer box is in neutral.
  Topic: 96 niva for sale
GadgetBoy

Replies: 27
Views: 24757

PostForum: Parts/Cars For Sale/Wanted Ads   Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2015 1:39 am   Subject: 96 niva for sale
The minimum importer requirement AutoVAZ themselves demand is 500 cars.

Emissions aren't the problem. The current Niva is Euro-5 which is tighter than US regulations. There is no way on earth the N ...
  Topic: How reliable can a Lada be?
GadgetBoy

Replies: 6
Views: 10401

PostForum: Questions and general discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 01, 2015 12:33 pm   Subject: How reliable can a Lada be?
Why thank you.

Seriously though .....

Stick contactless electronic ignition in (can be done with readily available genuine Lada parts), service as per the service schedule and a Lada will be mor ...
  Topic: How reliable can a Lada be?
GadgetBoy

Replies: 6
Views: 10401

PostForum: Questions and general discussion   Posted: Mon Jun 01, 2015 11:52 am   Subject: How reliable can a Lada be?
Can a Lada 1500 be reliable enough to drive on every rainy day and make it through typical American traffic?

Yes.
  Topic: 2013 lada 4 x 4 timing chain adjustment
GadgetBoy

Replies: 3
Views: 7412

PostForum: Technical Information - Do you need help with your Lada?   Posted: Sun May 31, 2015 12:40 pm   Subject: 2013 lada 4 x 4 timing chain adjustment
No a 2013 will be a hydraulic adjuster, you shouldn't have to worry unless there's astronomical KMs on it.
  Topic: 2013 lada 4 x 4 timing chain adjustment
GadgetBoy

Replies: 3
Views: 7412

PostForum: Technical Information - Do you need help with your Lada?   Posted: Sat May 30, 2015 8:38 am   Subject: 2013 lada 4 x 4 timing chain adjustment
You'll need to be a bit more specific than that. There are five variants in the 21214 family and 212140 isn't one of them.

The simple method (mostly correct):

Carb or single point injection - ma ...
  Topic: Importing Chevy Niva
GadgetBoy

Replies: 6
Views: 11044

PostForum: Questions and general discussion   Posted: Thu May 07, 2015 1:46 am   Subject: Importing Chevy Niva
A Lada Niva VIN plate yesterday.

http://www.ladaniva.co.uk/vin.jpg
  Topic: Importing Chevy Niva
GadgetBoy

Replies: 6
Views: 11044

PostForum: Questions and general discussion   Posted: Thu May 07, 2015 1:39 am   Subject: Importing Chevy Niva
I see you didn't understand my far too subtle post.

It's say you have to PROVE the car is 25 years or older. All you need the paperwork and VIN plate for an older car. Lada VIN plates are just rive ...
  Topic: 96 niva for sale
GadgetBoy

Replies: 27
Views: 24757

PostForum: Parts/Cars For Sale/Wanted Ads   Posted: Tue May 05, 2015 1:20 am   Subject: 96 niva for sale
Hold on there .....

1st thing. You can't bring cars up to specification. It's 25 years or older or not at all. There is no possibility whatsoever of bring a car up to standards etc.

2nd thing. A ...
  Topic: 96 niva for sale
GadgetBoy

Replies: 27
Views: 24757

PostForum: Parts/Cars For Sale/Wanted Ads   Posted: Sun May 03, 2015 3:58 pm   Subject: 96 niva for sale
25 years.
 
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