Got the gear box out on Saturday, was quite pleased, only took 4 hours on my own, first time….
Here is the offending clutch release arm.
You can clearly see the corrosion.
And I couldn’t leave the gear box in that state, so 2 hours with the wire brush goes from this:
Much better. Good weekends work. I’ve started refurbishing my wishbones too, they are looking much better now.
Painting them them black before refitting new ball joints