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OVLR Challenge Crossword No. 98-2, April, 1998

Puzzles from the 1998 Atlantic British Parts successful Challenge Crossword competition. Do them for fun!

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© M. Jackson 1999

1. Breakable drivetrain components (4,6)
5. Engine type, e.g. Desperate Dale's "Hogarth" (6)
10. Slang for vehicle with all the options (6)
11. OVLR's annual "big event" month (4)
12. Circular rubber sealer (1,4)
14. Manufacturer of oil and air filters (4)
15. Disco & R. Rover supplemental passenger restraints (3,4)
16. "Nearside" to a sailor (4)
19. Five of these since the beast's birth (7)
21. The "Prince of Darkness" dude (5)
25. Wheelbase of Mr. Finlayson's beast (6)
26. Abbr., engine without pushrods (1,1,1)
27. Material found on a Shorland (6)
30. Auxilliary starter (5)
31. Spring mount item (7)
35. Tire valve ____ (4)
36. Off-road communication gizmo (1,1,5)
37. Slowest engine speed (4)
41. Ingredient in antifreeze (5)
42. Alternative to drum brake (4)
43. Camel Trophy venue in 1996 (6)
44. Brit-speak for antenna (6)
45. Battery or radiator tester (10)
1. Popular off-road lifter (2,4)
2. Peruvian ruminant, L-R prototype F.C. code name (5)
3. Abbr., the "S" in N.A.S. (4)
4. These may conflict with wheel spokes (6)
6. Material cast into engine blocks (4)
7. Install a ___-__ oil filter converter (4,2)
8. Protective wire basket front or rear (5,5)
9. Home of the Minerva (7)
13. OVLR's slippery autumn outing (5)
17. Fashionable swivel ball attire (7)
18. Mr. Wilks' given name (7)
20. Seen on kitchen trailer grille some mornings (4)
22. This was introduced in 1961 (6,3,1)
23. Abbr., feature of Land Rovers sent to N. America (1,1,1)
24. Found in ignition system and some suspensions (4)
28. Word to describe Freelander's construction (3,4)
29. Found under front cover, timing ____ (5)
32. Electrical glitch diagnostic aid, multi-_____ (6)
33. One of the winch manufacturers (6)
34. Unexpected directional diversion (6)
38. Cop fuel (5)
39. Abbr., U.S.A. Land Rover headquarters (1,1,1,1)
40. Seen atop a brewski (4)

Note: While some of the clues may seem obscure, there are none that cannot be answered if you have read recent editions of the monthly newsletter. All of the "club specific" answers appear somewhere! In addition to OVLR's crosswords, Murray Jackson creates the Motor-Cross™ automotive crossword puzzle and the Motor Mania automotive pop quiz. These features cover all things automotive including old & new car models, automotive history, service & repair terminology, TV & movie cars and automotive personalities. Murray's features are published in the weekly automotive sections of a growing number of Canadian and U.S. newspapers. Previously-published features can be enjoyed in the Games Room at These features are updated weekly so return often to test your automotive knowledge.

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