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by 64powerglide
Wed Jun 21, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Tires and Wheels
Replies: 14
Views: 821

Re: Tires and Wheels

Roll over!!!!!! :tu: :tu: Good looking wheels!!
by 64powerglide
Mon Jun 19, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Any ideas as to tossed belts?
Replies: 5
Views: 277

Re: Any ideas as to tossed belts?

Is it possible to splice in a buzzer or bell into the dash light wire so it sounds when it gets to hot?? :dontknow:
by 64powerglide
Fri Jun 16, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Vredestein appears to be offering tires in 13" sizes
Replies: 6
Views: 305

Re: Vredestein appears to be offering tires in 13" sizes

Maxxis under $100 each with shipping. Didn't look today, had to edit this. They came down on price again.

https://simpletire.com/maxxis-p185-80r1 ... 0000-tires
by 64powerglide
Wed Jun 14, 2017 9:18 am
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Definition of "Patina"
Replies: 15
Views: 478

Re: Definition of "Patina"

Thomas Pedigo wrote:
Tue Jun 13, 2017 9:23 pm
"Real" patina on a '64 Greenbrier baked in Arizona.
Beautiful! (IMO)
That's real patina. :tu:
by 64powerglide
Tue Jun 13, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Definition of "Patina"
Replies: 15
Views: 478

Re: Definition of "Patina"

Here is an example of fake patina, photo taken at my friends restoration shop.
by 64powerglide
Sun Jun 11, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Definition of "Patina"
Replies: 15
Views: 478

Re: Definition of "Patina"

Probably an electric fuel pump started a fire & someone tried to open the hood because of an engine fire. :nono:
by 64powerglide
Thu Jun 08, 2017 12:38 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Corvair Story...
Replies: 1
Views: 151

Re: The Corvair Story...

Sounds all to familiar doesn"t it. :tu:
by 64powerglide
Thu Jun 08, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Clark's EFI
Replies: 3
Views: 213

Re: Clark's EFI

Back in 1962 my cousin & I bought 102 HP 4 speed Monza coupes. he got one with a 3:55 posi & mine had 3:27's no posi. He wanted to race so I whipped him bad. He came over some time after that and had put a rochester 450 setup on it & took me for a ride. He smoked both back tires all the way through ...
by 64powerglide
Fri Jun 02, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Alternator brushes ?
Replies: 21
Views: 536

Re: Alternator brushes ?

If it were me I would get a new alternator!!!!!!! I find them under $50.00. Check around!!!
by 64powerglide
Wed May 31, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Running on 5
Replies: 24
Views: 1403

Re: Running on 5

When you get around to starting the engine reset the distributor as seen in the photo & put the plug wires in the correct position. Note positions of the wires in the cap. The hold down screw is to the right of number one.
by 64powerglide
Sun May 28, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Turbo compressor...
Replies: 15
Views: 394

Re: Turbo compressor...

I'm going with balance!!
by 64powerglide
Fri May 26, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Body/VIN Tag Decoding
Topic: Assistance Needed in Understanding Body Tag
Replies: 10
Views: 359

Re: Assistance Needed in Understanding Body Tag

Yuppers!

JUNE 1965 CALENDAR.
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by 64powerglide
Tue May 23, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 63 corvair powerglide selector cable removal
Replies: 3
Views: 154

Re: 63 corvair powerglide selector cable removal

Depends on what you are doing? If you are pulling the engine or just replacing the cable??

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