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Forum: Tips & Tricks 11-21-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,244
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Has anyone mentioned changing the mechanical fuel...

Has anyone mentioned changing the mechanical fuel pump? The diaphragm will decay and leak fuel backward through the line after a day or two of sitting.
Forum: Ignition Upgrades & Discussion Forum 11-07-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 827
Posted By JerRol79ELC
HEI advice

If you really want some hot spark, get an HEI from Summit with a 60,000 volt coil. I have one and I love it! Check your charge volts after you add the HEI. I also had to get a Powermaster 100 amp...
Forum: Site Topics 11-02-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 4,131
Views: 461,015
Posted By JerRol79ELC
What a process to replace my oil pan. After...

What a process to replace my oil pan. After pulling the 4 speed, bellhousing, clutch, etc. I had to remove the starter and the passenger side header to remove the passenger side motor mount bolt. Now...
Forum: Transmission & Drive line 10-11-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 963
Posted By JerRol79ELC
The 1st gear ratio might depend on who built the...

The 1st gear ratio might depend on who built the TH400. I'm not as knowledgeable about the automatics ratios in custom built apps but I do know that some 4 speeds have a 3.00 first gear and some have...
Forum: Transmission & Drive line 10-11-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 963
Posted By JerRol79ELC
My first question is... What's the 1st gear ratio...

My first question is... What's the 1st gear ratio of the new TH400 as compared to 1st gear of the TH350 that you had?
Forum: Region 14 (AR,LA,MS) 10-11-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 236
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Does the '68 have a title?

Does the '68 have a title?
Forum: For New Forum Members Only 10-10-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 399
Posted By JerRol79ELC
I'm running long tube Hedman Headers with locking...

I'm running long tube Hedman Headers with locking header bolts. I have a spare set of unused shorty headers and unused metric Mr Gasket locking header bolts (cheap) if you need them. I'm also using a...
Forum: Transmission & Drive line 10-10-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 788
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Nope, '84-'87 Cutlass is rear wheel drive G Body...

Nope, '84-'87 Cutlass is rear wheel drive G Body and a lot of drive train pars will work on an El Camino.
Forum: Transmission & Drive line 10-05-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 120
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Fini with the hydraulic clutch linkage!!!

After 350 miles with converting from Automatic to 4 speed, using a Howe Racing Throw-out bearing, My Elky is up on jack stands again and I'm changing it to the manual linkage. I guess the key term...
Forum: Engine Topics 10-05-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 873
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Call me crazy but I have performed the JB Weld...

Call me crazy but I have performed the JB Weld repair on an engine and it worked for years. I had nothing to lose but a little time. I ground the crack with a small die grinder, cleaned it with parts...
Forum: For New Forum Members Only 10-03-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 718
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Welcome From Fountain Inn SC! I hope to be at the...

Welcome From Fountain Inn SC! I hope to be at the Charlotte Auto Fair in 2 weeks...my reason to walk off a few lbs and enjoy the scenery...
Forum: Performance Modifications 09-22-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,519
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Happy to be of assistance! Can't wait to see how...

Happy to be of assistance! Can't wait to see how happy you are with your results!
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-22-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,097
Posted By JerRol79ELC
I've been looking around for a power window...

I've been looking around for a power window conversion. Thank you for the link!:cool2:
Forum: Performance Modifications 09-22-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,519
Posted By JerRol79ELC
If you want to bump up the compression just a...

If you want to bump up the compression just a little, find a set of 305 heads, casting number 14014416. they have 58 CC combustion chambers, good flow and 1.84 intake valves. These were used on...
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-22-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By JerRol79ELC
No need to pull carpet! It's all behind the gauge...

No need to pull carpet! It's all behind the gauge panel, fuse block and down the driver's side. I had the same problem and fixed mine a few years ago. I just used a simple circuit tester and found my...
Forum: Body Restoration 09-22-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,071
Posted By JerRol79ELC
I have it in the plan to do my bed with it. I use...

I have it in the plan to do my bed with it. I use mine as a hauler too. I did the spray-on with my S10 V8 project and loved it! It's rugged, durable and you can haul what you want. If it does get...
Forum: Site Topics 09-12-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 4,131
Views: 461,015
Posted By JerRol79ELC
I got my 3.23 gear set, Powertraxx locker and...

I got my 3.23 gear set, Powertraxx locker and more exhaust pipe to extend it further back.
Forum: Engine Topics 09-12-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,411
Posted By JerRol79ELC
I'm back to working with the 650 Spreadbore DP...

I'm back to working with the 650 Spreadbore DP (4165). It's too expensive to let it sit and not try working through the problem. I changed the primary power valve, adjusted the idle air screws and...
Forum: RPO Codes 09-12-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,158
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Congratulations!:cool2:

Congratulations!:cool2:
Forum: Interior Restoration 09-12-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 160
Posted By JerRol79ELC
If you go to a B&M floor shifter, you'll have a...

If you go to a B&M floor shifter, you'll have a gear indicator...Just another option to consider...
Forum: For New Forum Members Only 09-08-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 877
Posted By JerRol79ELC
If it's an SS, Id keep it as much original...

If it's an SS, Id keep it as much original equipment as possible. It looks really nice in the pics! If he's going to haul a dirt bike in the bed, you might want to change the rear springs to the...
Forum: Electrical Systems 09-08-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 270
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Haynes Manuals have wiring diagrams. It should...

Haynes Manuals have wiring diagrams. It should have the diagram to answer your questions.
Forum: Heating & Air Conditioning Systems 09-06-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 692
Posted By JerRol79ELC
When you charge it for the first time, cut a...

When you charge it for the first time, cut a paper clip to use as a jumper on your wiring plug that goes to the pressure switch. Be sure you give it an oil charge first! When you get about 3 small...
Forum: Body Restoration 09-06-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,316
Posted By JerRol79ELC
Beautiful! Great work! Thank You for sharing your...

Beautiful! Great work! Thank You for sharing your idea!
Forum: Site Topics 09-03-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 4,131
Views: 461,015
Posted By JerRol79ELC
I've been playing with (rebuilding and testing)...

I've been playing with (rebuilding and testing) different carburetors. I'm starting to get serious about it now. I've ordered a kit and specific size jets to tune a Q-Jet that I'm going to keep as a...
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