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Forum: Heating & Air Conditioning Systems Yesterday, 07:10 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By JJLT1
X2 ...

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Forum: Heating & Air Conditioning Systems 12-05-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 149
Posted By JJLT1
I just use vacuum hose or oil pressure gauge...

I just use vacuum hose or oil pressure gauge tubing, nylon or copper..
https://www.bing.com/images/search?q=oil+pressure+tube+kit&FORM=HDRSC2
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Forum: Heating & Air Conditioning Systems 12-05-2019, 07:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 149
Posted By JJLT1
blend door lever is up behind the left side of...

blend door lever is up behind the left side of glove box, right/center of the dash..
sometimes the plastic lever breaks or rod pops loose or pops out when the door sticks..
I believe you can see...
Forum: Engine Topics 12-05-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By JJLT1
a QJet just don't have the Eye-Candy appeal as a...

a QJet just don't have the Eye-Candy appeal as a big-old Holley Double-Puddle-Dumper,,
they just aint very purty,, and a drop base air cleaner kinda hides it..
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difference between the flat base...
Forum: Engine Topics 12-05-2019, 05:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By JJLT1
normally the in tank sock/suction/strainer/filter...

normally the in tank sock/suction/strainer/filter is usually 100micron or so, .004"in or 0.1mm..
the carb filter/pressure side is usually 20-40micron, .0008"-.0015"in or .02mm-.04mm..
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and...
Forum: Engine Topics 12-04-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 209
Posted By JJLT1
lay it out in the sun, let it dry, and see what...

lay it out in the sun, let it dry, and see what it looks like ??
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maybe it was a Cartel Car for smuggling and the tank is full of weed,,
but that would mean the sock filter on the pick-up in the...
Forum: Engine Topics 12-03-2019, 10:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By JJLT1
X2 on the Qjet and drop base air cleaner it may...

X2 on the Qjet and drop base air cleaner
it may be the best carb on the planet, but they aint real purty..
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you can get a top, base, 1/2" spacer,, do some measuring and get a 4,5 or 6in filter...
Forum: Electrical Systems 12-03-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 95
Posted By JJLT1
welcome Chris with or w/o AC it would still...

welcome Chris
with or w/o AC it would still have the blower wiring for the heater..
whats it doing or not doing??
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do you have a meter or test light ??
is it getting power to the switch and/or...
Forum: Tips & Tricks 12-03-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,160
Posted By JJLT1
wtg Bill... :texas:

wtg Bill... :texas:
Forum: Electrical Systems 12-03-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By JJLT1
heres a Wiper System Diagnostics,, if its the...

heres a Wiper System Diagnostics,, if its the right year ??
https://www.elcaminocentral.com/showthread.php?t=27163
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check and clean all the grounds too, they act goofy with a bad ground,,
motor...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-29-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 918
Posted By JJLT1
X2..Rick Happy Turkey Day Rich.. :texas:

X2..Rick
Happy Turkey Day Rich..
:texas:
Forum: Engine Topics 11-29-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 617
Posted By JJLT1
4.11 Gears + Overdrive Transmission = WOW X 2.. ...

4.11 Gears + Overdrive Transmission = WOW X 2..
2.80~2.90 final drive,, ~22-2300 rpm cruise,, with some tall tires for some extra needed traction..
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:texas:
Forum: ElCaminoCentral.com Site Issues & Website Help 11-29-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 120
Posted By JJLT1
Thanks Philip yea, couple of weeks ago it was...

Thanks Philip
yea, couple of weeks ago it was the Site Certificates Expired thang..
it probly was the 11/12 update,
usually why I wait a while when they come out, to fix the bugs,
sometimes it...
Forum: ElCaminoCentral.com Site Issues & Website Help 11-28-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 120
Posted By JJLT1
everything looks normal now but its still...

everything looks normal now
but its still timing out and logging me off while i'm typing...
i'm slow... and not a real fast type-er ether...
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Forum: Engine Topics 11-28-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 226
Posted By JJLT1
the recommended spring is the minimum i'd use.. ...

the recommended spring is the minimum i'd use..
they will lose some lb/in after break-in too..
I might go with a slightly bigger spring, but not smaller..
lite weight lifters, pushrods, retainers...
Forum: ElCaminoCentral.com Site Issues & Website Help 11-28-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 120
Posted By JJLT1
its fixed . guess I should have said I...

its fixed
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guess I should have said
I still have IE-11 and EDGE and they both do it, but only here at ECC..
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it did that last week some too, and then it worked, then it didn't..
I don't...
Forum: Exhaust Systems 11-28-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By JJLT1
ok. 11114 is the same header just painted. ...

ok. 11114 is the same header just painted.
31114 is the Ceramic coat..
Chevy 305
1978-1987 Chevelle, El Camino, Olds Cutlass/442
1982-1989 Camaro/Firebird
they should fit
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got a pic of what...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-28-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By JJLT1
not whacking on the starter started with the...

not whacking on the starter started with the newer Permanent Magnet Starters
the magnets will shatter very easy-ly,, and lock up the starter..
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the old scool starters is not usually a problem, ...
Forum: ElCaminoCentral.com Site Issues & Website Help 11-28-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 120
Posted By JJLT1
Web Site Problems

is it just me??
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the pages are mostly just text
page spacing is all wrong
the little icon pictures are missing
new thread button/icon are invisible..
and getting logged off or timed out when...
Forum: Exhaust Systems 11-28-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By JJLT1
whats the number on the headers?? see if there...

whats the number on the headers??
see if there is a number stamped on the headers, compare it to the box number..
usually the column is not a problem, if the headers are for the body style..
its...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-28-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 918
Posted By JJLT1
with the meter on OHMs 0 will be a good...

with the meter on OHMs 0 will be a good connection,, that's 0 resistance..
anything above 0 is less than a 100% connection..
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it could be the fender ground its self,, measure the fender to the...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-23-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By JJLT1
if you need to try the remote starter switch it...

if you need to try the remote starter switch
it should be the purple wire on the small terminal at the solenoid,
on the inside, closer to the block..
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Forum: Electrical Systems 11-23-2019, 05:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 860
Posted By JJLT1
x2 on the battery connections, if the starter...

x2 on the battery connections,
if the starter has not been acting up lately..
check the starter connection, and block ground..
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if those are clean and tight
check the ignition to the solenoid...
Forum: Electrical Systems 11-21-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 227
Posted By JJLT1
put a small alligator clip on it and clip it to a...

put a small alligator clip on it and clip it to a key-on fuse holder clip in the fuse box,
or get a fuse tap.. just put it on the load side of the fuse..
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:texas:
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Forum: Brake Systems 11-21-2019, 07:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By JJLT1
is the vacuum pump T in between the check valve...

is the vacuum pump T in between the check valve and the booster ??
check valve flow arrow pointing to the carb ??
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make sure the pedal is releasing, all the way up,,
and the pushrod is not too...
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