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OVLR Challenge Crossword No. 99-4, November, 1999

Following 1998's successful Atlantic British Parts successful Challenge Crossword , Atlantic British again decided to sponsor this competition. The rules are simple. Send in you completed Crossword Puzzle to the Editor, c/o OVLR, POB 36055, 1318 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1Y 4V3. The person with the highest number of correct answers will win a US$200 gift certificate from Atlantic British Parts of Mechanicsville, New York. Second place wins US$100.00 and Third place gets US$50. Sadly, only members of OVLR are eligible for a prize!

Note: For OVLR members. Your solutions must be received by noon, December 11th to be eligable for a prize in the competition

There are two ways to play -

  1. Print this page, or
  2. Play on-line or off with the Across Lite program.

Download Across Lite Now Click here to download Across Lite. This is a one-time download and a simple, two-minute install. Enjoy interactive crossword puzzles on-line or off.

© M. Jackson 1999


1. High quality U.K. engine rebuilder (6)
4. Coolant antifreeze may be ____-glycol type (8)
9. Dale's "Gin Palace", for example (5,5)
10. Spark plug socket adjective (4)
12. Town near '99 Birthday Party venue. (5)
13. Intake or fuel system item (6)
16. U.K. tire brand (4)
17. Component in headlamps, taillamps, etc. (9)
20. U.K. terminology for "station wagon" (6,3)
21. Carburetion condition term (4)
24. Material used in chrome plating (6)
25. Battery restraining device, you'll need two (1,4)
28. Unfortunate Birthday Party weather (4)
29. Adjective for certain Land Rover engine plug (4)
30. Ensure this has correct offset (5)
31. Fastners reminiscent of Mickey Mouse (4,4)
32. Conical traffic diverters (6)
1. Power delay in a "boosted" engine (5,3)
2. "___-pull" locked front freewheel on early 80" (4)
3. 109" brake drum diameter in inches (6)
5. Useful item when winching (4)
6. "Pointless" ignition system adjective (10)
7. CKD Land Rover's destination (6)
8. Electrical testing tool (4,5)
11. Briefly, Christine's new favourite ride (5)
14. Words to describe Series I-III chassis (3,7)
15. Carburetor chamber (5,4)
18. "RTV" is "Road ___ Vehicle" trials event (5)
19. Suspension items absent on coil-sprung vehicles (8)
22. Given name, OVLR's Greek Peak winch winner (6)
23. Phenomenon caused by worn rings (4,2)
26. One of six on a hex head bolt (4)
27. Briefly, dealership's test drive vehicle (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.

Click here or visit www.motor-cross.CA for information about adding Motor-Cross or Motor Mania to your publication or to purchase Motor-Cross ~ Volume 1, a compilation of Motor-Cross crosswords.

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