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by bbodie52
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: CORVAIR NEON SIGN
Replies: 4
Views: 701

Re: CORVAIR NEON SIGN

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by bbodie52
Wed Sep 16, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: rear shocks
Replies: 10
Views: 263

Re: rear shocks

erco wrote: » Wed Sep 16, 2020 2:09 pm

OMG there's a red Corvair under the pile of junkers at 6:40
Buried 'vair.jpg
:doh: :sad5: :help:
by bbodie52
Tue Sep 15, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 monza
Replies: 3
Views: 119

Re: 65 monza

This was addressed recently... » Fri Jun 18, 2010 10:36 pm I`m torquing heads on a 140 tomorrow and have no manual and no idea... https://www.corvairforum.com/forum/download/file.php?id=51305&mode=view A 13/16" Deep Socket and 9/16" Socket is needed. [/center] HEADNUTS – ORIGINAL STYLE: Used ONLY on...
by bbodie52
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: new fuel tank
Replies: 11
Views: 307

Re: new fuel tank

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by bbodie52
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Is Steering coupler supposed to have bearing race inside?
Replies: 5
Views: 141

Re: Is Steering coupler supposed to have bearing race inside?

I don't know if the attached 1965 Corvair Assembly Manual - STEERING accurately depicts the 1966 Corvair's steering configuration, but I think they were the same, and then changed in later years to incorporate a collapsible safety design. I hope this is helpful. If you find the detailed drawings use...
by bbodie52
Mon Sep 14, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Carburetion issues
Replies: 4
Views: 150

Re: Carburetion issues

Timing specifications for a 110 HP engine are 12 - 16° BTDC...
1962-1963 Corvair Manual Supplement - Tune-Up Specs
1962-1963 Corvair Manual Supplement - Tune-Up Specs
1964 Corvair Tune-Up Specifications
1964 Corvair Tune-Up Specifications
1965 Engine Tune Up Chart
1965 Engine Tune Up Chart
1965 Corvair Chassis Shop Manual Distributor Specifications
1965 Corvair Chassis Shop Manual Distributor Specifications
by bbodie52
Mon Sep 14, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Battery
Replies: 12
Views: 316

Re: Battery

The attached document was taken from an Auto Zone Article that explains much about automotive batteries and battery terms. It includes general information about Battery Size, Battery Power Ratings, How Long Batteries Last, How Weather Affects Batteries, and Battery Types. :link: https://www.autozone...
by bbodie52
Sun Sep 13, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: How to change leaking master brake cylinder.
Replies: 10
Views: 235

Re: How to change leaking master brake cylinder.

:think: :idea: Although the cost is greater and there is somewhat more work involved, you might consider upgrading to a dual master cylinder, which became standard in 1967 Corvairs and mandated for all new cars by law. Since you must spend some time and money for the repair, and your replacement mas...
by bbodie52
Sat Sep 12, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Wild Goosechase: Control Rod Nuts
Replies: 10
Views: 294

Re: Wild Goosechase: Control Rod Nuts

:goodpost: :rolling: » Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:33 pm BTW, Amazon sells THE worst nuts on the Internet 1/4-20 Left Hand (Reverse) Thread Hex Nut Stainless Steel ... Made in USA https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/71ouWSuMbyL._AC_SL1500_.jpg And on the seventh day, whether it be such as become...
by bbodie52
Sat Sep 12, 2020 2:34 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: keys
Replies: 4
Views: 144

Re: keys

https://previews.123rf.com/images/umdash9/umdash91610/umdash9161000015/65628434-a-pile-of-antique-keys.jpg This information about Corvair keys was extracted from the CORSA Tech Guide, Volume 2 , pages "Body 10-11", and may be helpful in understanding the technical differences between the various ge...
by bbodie52
Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: keys
Replies: 4
Views: 144

Re: keys

The 1965 Corvair key specification was changed by GM after 1966. Click on the link below for a breakdown on the keys and locks used over the years... https://ssl.corvair.com/images/home-mast01.jpg https://ssl.corvair.com/images/home-mast02.gif :link: https://ssl.corvair.com/user-cgi/catalog.cgi?show...
by bbodie52
Fri Sep 11, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Corvair Cassanova
Replies: 2
Views: 161

Re: Corvair Cassanova

BOY! He is so good at weaving a tale and painting a mental image in your mind while the tells the story!!

:guitar: and...

I WANT THAT BLACK 1963 CONVERTIBLE!!!! :eek:

1963 Corvair Monza Convertible (Black).jpg
by bbodie52
Fri Sep 11, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Wild Goosechase: Control Rod Nuts
Replies: 10
Views: 294

Re: Wild Goosechase: Control Rod Nuts

http://corvaircenter.com/images/Corvair-Center.gif :link: http://corvaircenter.com/phorum/read.php?1,1059203 Control Rod Nut Posted by: persh Date: January 07, 2020 03:28PM What size is the this nut on the front suspension control rod? I was missing one of these nuts so I took my control to hardwar...
by bbodie52
Fri Sep 11, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member
Replies: 4
Views: 130

Re: New Member

...purchased 2 1965 Corvairs, both convertible. Both in rough shape... I want to hear it run before I get to involved... Late-model (LM — 1965-1969) Corvairs tend to be somewhat thin-skinned (sheet metal). Rust and body rot are a big problem with these cars — convertibles in particular — which have...
by bbodie52
Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 68 brakes
Replies: 3
Views: 151

Re: 68 brakes

:welcome2: :wave: Welcome to the Corvair Forum! I have attached one Shop Manual section: 1965 Corvair Chassis Shop Manual - SECTION 5 - BRAKES . I have also attached a section of the Assembly Manual: 1965 Corvair Assembly Manual - BRAKES . Hard copies of shop manuals, supplements, and the various ye...
by bbodie52
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Differential help!
Replies: 1
Views: 115

Re: Differential help!

:welcome2: :wave: Welcome to the Corvair Forum! For help in finding local Corvair support and mechanical assistance, your best bet is to contact (and possibly join) the local CORSA club chapter. They can probably provide the best local information and guidance concerning your Corvair. http://www.cny...

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