[Healeys] Steering wheel restoration

Michael Salter michaelsalter at gmail.com
Sat Nov 3 13:37:19 MDT 2012

Many thanks to all who took the time to respond to my request for
I have received many excellent suggestions and am sure I can do a great job
on this new.

Michael Salter

                         *I have BJ8 water pump kits!!*

On Fri, Nov 2, 2012 at 4:11 PM, Michael Salter <michaelsalter at gmail.com>wrote:

> The Bluemel's 16.6" steering wheel on my very early BN1, although
> structurally sound. is in poor condition. The rim is badly cracked and
> faded with some fairly substantial hunks missing, very little of the
> original coating on the hub remains however, fortunately, the chrome on the
> spokes is in excellent condition.
> Repro wheels of this type are unavailable so I'm considering trying to
> restore the one I have.
> I see that Eastwood sells a "Steering Wheel Restoration" kit<http://www.eastwood.com/complete-steering-wheel-restoration-kit.html>and I'm considering starting there.
> Does anyone have experience with this kit or any other advice before I
> start this project.
> Many thanks,
> --
> Michael Salter
>                          *I have BJ8 water pump kits!!*

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