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by monzadon
Tue Aug 11, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Oil pan seeping oil
Replies: 4
Views: 331

Oil pan seeping oil

I just rebuilt my 140 motor and now the oil pan is dripping a little oil, is there a secret way to stop this from dripping, i made sure the pan was flat and it has a new cork gasket
by monzadon
Mon Aug 10, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Powerglide Trans
Replies: 2
Views: 190

Re: Powerglide Trans

Thanks for the information
by monzadon
Mon Aug 10, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Powerglide Trans
Replies: 2
Views: 190

Powerglide Trans

I just had my powerglide rebuilt and it came back with no oil in it my question is how much oil does the trans hold?
by monzadon
Mon Aug 03, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 convertible
Replies: 1
Views: 138

65 convertible

What are the best low cost flow thru mufflers for my 65 monza with the 140 motor
by monzadon
Thu Jul 16, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 convertiblel
Replies: 5
Views: 244

Re: 65 convertiblel

Thanks for the fast information, I was concerned because the wire from the sensor is split into two wires with plug in connectors on each end
by monzadon
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 convertiblel
Replies: 5
Views: 244

65 convertiblel

I replaced the heads on my.140 motor and they didn't have any temp sensors in them my motor only has.wiring on one side for a sensor, is that normal or do.I need to put another sensor in the.other head and run a wire from the other sensor to it?
by monzadon
Thu Jul 16, 2020 7:41 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 convertiblel
Replies: 2
Views: 205

65 convertiblel

Does a corvair 140 have two head temp sensors, I only see wiring for one sensor, I replaced the heads and they didn't have any sensors in them
by monzadon
Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 convertiblel
Replies: 1
Views: 198

65 convertiblel

I just rebuilt my 140 motor and had to replace the heads because of dropped valve seats , the heads didn't have any temp sensors in them, my question is is there a difference in the right and left.head temp sensors?
by monzadon
Sat Jun 27, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 Honda 140 convertible
Replies: 1
Views: 322

65 Honda 140 convertible

I have the motor out of my car and have re sealed the push for tubes, now I would like to replace the crank seals, how hard is this to do?
by monzadon
Wed Jun 24, 2020 5:48 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 Honda convertible
Replies: 3
Views: 571

Re: 65 Honda convertible

Thanks for the information
by monzadon
Tue Jun 23, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 65 Honda convertible
Replies: 3
Views: 571

65 Honda convertible

I am putting my 140 motor back together and have been having a problem with the lol pan bolts stripping , I have had to put in 5 heli coils the books say to torque at 100 inch pounds , is this the right torque?
by monzadon
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:26 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Torque converter
Replies: 5
Views: 443

Re: Torque converter

Thanks for the information, I restored this 65 convertible from the ground up and presently rebuilding the motor, and having the powerglide being rebuilt, I have to replace the converter because the starter ring gear had some bad teeth, I purchased a used one and I hope it is ok
by monzadon
Wed Jun 17, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Torque converter
Replies: 5
Views: 443

Torque converter

I am changing my torque converter in my 65 monza , should I replace the seal and bushing when I am doing this
by monzadon
Thu May 21, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 13" stock wheel
Replies: 1
Views: 242

13" stock wheel

I am looking for a 13" stock wheel for my 65 Monza for my spare tire, anybody have one they want to sell?
by monzadon
Mon May 04, 2020 6:57 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: Rebuilding motor
Replies: 3
Views: 407

Rebuilding motor

I am looking for a pair of heads for my 65 140 motor anybody have them please let me know
by monzadon
Mon May 04, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: Rebuilding motor
Replies: 4
Views: 461

Re: Rebuilding motor

They are the original pistons, the motor has 72,000 on it the two i need to replace were damaged by the valves hitting them

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