Hi, just bought a '91 Mayfair, and it needs outer sills replacing. There are tons of guides, but what I really want to know is do you need to refit the jacking point? I am not intending on ever using it, I will be using a bottle jack. Any thoughts?
Newbie, Tackling Outer Sills.....
Posted 13 April 2019 - 03:14 PM
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My personal preference was to remove them. Before my sills were welded on, the jacking hole was capped. I only ever jack up on the subframes.
Posted 13 April 2019 - 04:32 PM
I would keep them but blank them off as they will add strength to the car.
Posted 13 April 2019 - 08:15 PM
They do tie in the crossmember to the inner sill and outer sill hence why they are used to jack a car.
If you don't intend to use it, fit and as mentioned cap it afterwards. Job done.
Posted 14 April 2019 - 01:27 PM
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