Lotus Elan

Elan window motor screws

PostPost by: Kevin Sprint » Sat Jan 15, 2022 11:38 am

just changing my Elan Sprints window motor and screws from mounting plate to frame are in poor condition.
what thread are they as rusty and part stripped getting them out (frame threads are ok)
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PostPost by: smo17003 » Sat Jan 15, 2022 5:16 pm

Screws are 1/4" UNF x 1/2" long.

If you use WIKI (at the top of the page) you can access the parts drawings. Also look at Intro - Standard Hardware, it shows you how to decipher the Lotus part numbering.

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PostPost by: Kevin Sprint » Mon Jan 17, 2022 6:05 pm

Hi Mike
thanks very much as top rh screw awkward to start I may put a stud in and fit a nut & washer.
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PostPost by: Craven » Mon Jan 17, 2022 8:17 pm

Cap Head bolt & a long Allen Key does the job nicely.
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PostPost by: Kevin Sprint » Mon Jan 17, 2022 8:51 pm

sounds good thanks
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