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Thank you for the replies.
The brake is off and I don't have the vac line connected.
Can anyone recommend a decent source for a...
Have a stock crab dizzy on my 286 and wanted to know what RPM these will handle. My ignition begins to break down at 3000rpm and gets...
Happy birthday mate!
Yikes that left a mark!
Tell the Ben will be dressed as Justin Beiber
5 speed with adapter.
News travels fast I think I heard about that 10 mins after you got towed home.
Glad no one was hurt (think open hood and exploding fan)...
Had an awesome time, thanks for putting on the show.
Updated main post.
Lots of crap in the bowls of the carbs, see my original post for the update.
Its under load that I can see it most.
Fuel pump is a new electric one.
Updated on first page again.
Unfortunatly that's the next step is taking apart the carbs making sure they are not blocked up with any debris or anything. I'm...
Good suggestion these dont exactly come with a brilliant reputation.
However, I dont have another reg at the moment but I have a...
Hi Dick, great to hear from you mate.
From my reasoning I had to start somewhere and ignition with my limited technical knowledge was a good a...
Updated again on my first post.
Are they standard spark plug wire looms that you have had chromed?
Are they standard spark plug wire looks that you have had chromed?
Brilliant! Cheers mate.
Once again you save my head from exploding. So the points in the system will close completing the path to ground as part of their...
Updated with the latest findings on my original post.
I posted on a thread here
http://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=514265&page=2 about some issues I have been having...
This is on my list of things to try. I'll buy a timing light as its a pretty good thing to have anyway! I'll see how the spark looks on each lead....
Well for about 25kms it turned out better then I could have imagined. Really strong motor. Now its turned out not so good! I've been...
After doing some research I've discovered that I've been feeding my coil 12V instead of 9V as it is designed to have a resistor inline to the +ive...
Ok mate I will add to the list of things to try.
I'm using a Bosch GT40R coil so I thought I would look for another one online when I came across some information. The GT40R is designed...
Hi Zach thanks for the reply mate.
The plugs looked a little rich one a couple but I had put this down to the motor doing nothing essentially...
Is there a HAMBer who can sells these parts? Its impossible to get those parts here - I've been trying for a while.
We tried progressive with...
Hi Bruce, always good to hear from the master. Lowsquire checked the bottom of each of the old lifters, the face looks fine. They were original...
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