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by 64powerglide
Fri Dec 15, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: Vehicles For Sale
Topic: 62 Van for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 55

62 Van for sale

https://kalamazoo.craigslist.org/cto/d/ ... 00269.html

Saw this in the Kalamazoo Craig's List.
by 64powerglide
Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:53 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Our New Project
Replies: 13
Views: 511

Re: Our New Project

62-63 102 HP.
by 64powerglide
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Engine sound and smoking
Replies: 10
Views: 384

Re: Engine sound and smoking

That still doesn't tell us where the smoke was coming from.
by 64powerglide
Mon Dec 11, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: ARTICLE: The V-8 Corvair Every Chevy Guy Dreams of Building
Replies: 5
Views: 403

Re: ARTICLE: The V-8 Corvair Every Chevy Guy Dreams of Building

Kinda takes the fun out of being a Corvair owner.
by 64powerglide
Sun Dec 10, 2017 6:10 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Windshield fitment issues
Replies: 8
Views: 298

Re: Windshield fitment issues

It's like the whole windshield needs to be turned counter clockwise. To high in the top right. You should have seen that gap when you first set the bottom in.
by 64powerglide
Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Engine sound and smoking
Replies: 10
Views: 384

Re: Engine sound and smoking

Hey 66 he said in another post it was a 3 speed. Might be big trouble if it's exhaust smoke.
by 64powerglide
Sat Dec 09, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Best way to change a belt
Replies: 10
Views: 464

Re: Best way to change a belt

Looks like it needs someone who knows something about wiring, Looks like the plug wires are wrong to me.
by 64powerglide
Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Question on ignition timing marks
Replies: 7
Views: 261

Re: Question on ignition timing marks

I wonder how many different timing blocks GM made, here is my 64 110.
by 64powerglide
Thu Dec 07, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Strange oil leak
Replies: 14
Views: 426

Re: Strange oil leak

I saw it but figured being the inlet line the fuel pump couldn't pump anymore fuel so gasoline spill would be minimal but still a fire hazard.
by 64powerglide
Thu Dec 07, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: December 7, 1941
Replies: 1
Views: 139

December 7, 1941

Just a reminder.
by 64powerglide
Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:39 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Best way to change a belt
Replies: 10
Views: 464

Re: Best way to change a belt

You should be able to loosen the bolts on the idler pulley with a 9/16 open end wrench, the one towards the front is hard to see but it's there.
by 64powerglide
Wed Dec 06, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Ignition problems
Replies: 7
Views: 283

Re: Ignition problems

Just pull one of the spark plug wires & stick your finger on the metal part of the wire & have someone crank it over, if your not getting any spark you won't feel a thing. ::-):
by 64powerglide
Wed Dec 06, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Strange oil leak
Replies: 14
Views: 426

Re: Strange oil leak

Well crap, I meant to say the fuel pump O-Ring not the dist.!!! :banghead:
by 64powerglide
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:43 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Strange oil leak
Replies: 14
Views: 426

Re: Strange oil leak

Check the oil pressure sending unit too. Also the distributor O-Ring might be leaking. I'm having a heater oil smoke smell myself & thought it was the PCV tube coming out of the side of the crankcase cover but when I pulled the fan shroud all the cover bolts were loose & it's leaking enough oil to g...
by 64powerglide
Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: First Corvair Hunting
Replies: 5
Views: 306

Re: First Corvair Hunting

How bad are the floors? Looks like major rust in the rear. From the photo's & not knowing how rusty the floors are $1,800 tops if it runs.
by 64powerglide
Fri Dec 01, 2017 4:01 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Left bank engine problems
Replies: 4
Views: 233

Re: Left bank engine problems

Did you check the spark plugs?? Are they wet or dry??

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