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Justice Brothers Stop Leak Take a look at the video
1964 Studebaker Strato Blue. I am amazed at the number of people who comment favorably on this color. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]
I called and the tech said it was good. I believe he said it was a 9000 ohm coil. Some sellers listed it at 10,000 ohms
while others had it at...
I have a Pertronix FlameThrower II coil with 0.6 primary resistance. All the information I can find (which I cannot find on the Pertronix...
Carbking is correct. I checked the parts book not my memory. Sorry for the misinformation.
if you do a search for "stromberg WW parts" you will get several options on where to get parts.
the power valve for the supercharged 6-121 and...
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Me with some cars I have owned
[ATTACH] Coming back from Carson City
I use Avon Skin So Soft for cleaning oil, grease, tar, etc. from my hands. It works great and leaves
the skin undamaged and soft.
The 1957 Studebaker setup
I have a Studebaker which wanted 30 Degrees advance. I finally pulled the Pertronix Distributor and went back to the original distributor --...
That is a beauty. Thanks
3M and here is how to use it.
Pertronix says this is a custom distributor because it was modified by a vendor to fit Studebaker V8s and they
don't want to warranty it.
Well finally the snow is gone and the rains with the resulting mud have stopped. So I finally got the car out for a test drive yesterday. The...
Seal All will stop gas leaks. I used it to stop a seeping gas tank leak and painted over it. Multiple coats can be
applied. I first learned of...
I used the Fast Gate with a TH350 and liked it. Pretty reasonable price also.
Me on my Mom's 48 Nash coupe. I eventually got the car and she always said she knew where I was -
under the hood of a car.
I cannot answer that with certainty at this time. I have removed the HEI distributor and shimmed the original back
to spec. It is in the car...
Was your torque converter rebuilt? I just solved a problem that sounds a lot like yours. The TQ had only 250 miles
on it and had a broken...
Well I got a degree wheel and last night some friends helped check out the cam installation. It is good so I can cross that off the list now....
I will be able to degree the cam with help and then will be slowed down after having minor surgery yesterday.
6 weeks of not lifting, etc. I will...
Blues4U- I did but still think there is a problem. I've had three other Stude 289s and they don't even sound the same.
Fordors - Thanks for the...
Well yesterday I tore into the project. I set the engine at TDC with #1 on the compression stroke (both valves closed) then took it apart.
Sorry I haven't been back sooner - have the grandkids for a few days over Thanksgiving. Just quickly trying to remember all the questions: I...
The mechanical advance is working. It is at 30 when idling and will advance as the RPMs rise and drops back as it should.
No , see post #9
It is an aluminum cam gear and steel crank.
I did the test that oj described checking the intake and exhaust valves.
Also: thanks to all for...
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