Rear Suspension

Last Revised: Saturday, 17th August 2002 
Description 
Donor Vehicle 
Supplier 
Part Number(Q)
Cost 
Notes 
Upright (std)
TVR
DGS
(2)
£120
Cast Aluminium is standard for road use.
" (option)
n/a
Martin Cliffe or AV
(2)
?
Steel versions above for racing puposes.
Top bush for above (std)
GT6 mk. 2, Vitesse Rotoflex, rear wishbone inner bush
ARG/Moss/RB
148874,548208(2)
£8.93
Difficult to remove and fit.
"
"
Metalastik
13/1239(2)
7
"
", (option)
"
Superflex
SPF 808(2)
£6.37
uprated, polyurethane
Pivot bar (long version)
TVR
DGS
?(2)
£15
S2 pivot bars allow four shocks to be fitted, S3 bars are shorter.Std is EN8 steel.
"
TVR
AV
?(2)
£16
EN16 steel.
Cotter bolts
TVR
DGS
?(4)
?
Two per upright lock-in pivot bar.
Handbrake cable guides 
TVR
DGS
?(2)
?
Retaining bolts tends to freeze into the upright.
Grease nipple
n/a
?
?(2)
?
?
Tie or tracking bar
TVR
DGS
?(2)
?
This is a three part assembly which allows the adjustment of the rear track.
Wishbone, upper
TVR
DGS
?(2)
?
This is a two part assembly consisting of the wishbone and a bracket to attach to the upright with optional shims to allow adjustment of the camber angle.
Wishbone, lower
TVR
DGS
?(2)
?
This is a one part assembly.
Bushes for lower wishbone to pivot bar and track control bar to pivot bar (std).
TR6, front, lower wishbone, inner bush
RB
141481(4)
£3.11
?
"
"
Clayflex
SAB935(4)
?
?
"
"
Metalastik
13/1309(4)
?
?
" (uprated)
n/a
RB
14181POLY(4)
£7.05
uprated, polyurethane.
"
n/a
Superflex
SPF 288(4)
£5.23
"
Wishbone inner bushes.
same as front.
?
?(8)
?
?
Wheel bearings
Capri, 1600, 'Face Lift'
Timken
HP1988/HT1922(4)
£20.20
Obtain from bearing supplier, seals are seperate. Four sets required per car: two per upright.
"
"
Unipart
GHB106/GHB102
?
Obtain from bearing supplier, no seals supplied.
"
"
Unipart (kit)
GHK1035
?
Seals with kit do not fit TVR
"
"
QH
QWB114C
?
"
Seal (Inner)
Hillman, Humber, Sunbeam Pass g'box, Morris Comm front axle
Payen
NA215
?
Dimensions are: 1 9/16" x 2 1/4" x 1/2"
"
"
BRT
BRTS15622537(2)
£5.55
Dimensions are: 1 9/16" x 2 1/4" x 3/8"

(works fine)

Seal(outer)
Land Rover 110(?)
Timken
VX14008
?
Dimensions are: 1.93" x 2.5" x 3/8"
"
"
BRT
BRTS19325037(2)
£5.75
"
Quill or stub shaft
TVR
DGS
?(2)
?
Stronger version should be used for competition.
"
"
AV
"
"
Competition versions.
Locating key for above
TR6?
RB
134591(2)
£1.14
a suitable length of 6mm sq `key metal'.
Hub
TR2-4
Moss/RB
113175(2)
?
availability?
Castle Nuts and flat washers.
TR4-6
Moss/RB
138563(2), WM63(2)
£2.48, £1.27
?
Flange
TR4-6
RB
58948(2)
£41.25
TR gearbox/propshaft flange
'Squash' tube
TVR
DGS
?(2)
?
Use new tube when fitting new bearings. Correct spec is vital!
Shock absorbers
?
?
?(2 or 4)
?
S2 has four and S3 has two shock set-up.
Springs
TVR
Harrison Springs
?(2 or 4)
?
130 lb ft-1, 2.25" i/d, 14"free length for 2 spring set-up or 65lb ft-1 for 4 spring set-up.

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