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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
JimBrandberg Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > That doesn't look like it's under the bellhousing but photos can be hard to tell. It is, I moved the car by hand after I parked it.
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
One thing I do recall, the seal was right on the edge of the crank, so I used one of those Clark's spacers to move it back a tad. Assumed I was doing a good thing....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
66vairman Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Did you put grease between the seal lips that fit over the crank gear surface before installing the seal? If you didn't the seal will not last. > > Of course many have said the Viton seal does not hold up. Yes. As I recall I saw arguments for and against viton for this seal but I cant remember which
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
Right now I'm using simple green aviation parts cleaner. Safe for aluminum, works great . has to be the aviation stuff though, mix 1 part cleaner to 3 parts water.
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
Right now I'm using simple green aviation parts cleaner. Safe for aluminum, works great . has to be the aviation stuff though, mix 1 part cleaner to 3 parts water.
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
Marco_a_p Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Belhousing seal? Front main seal.... Yeah, crank seal behind flywheel....aggravating, probably 2500 miles on that seal
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
In one drive I went from a Corvair that didn't leak at all to what looks like a total failure of the rear main seal..... Can't remember if I used viton or regular. Glad our driving season is near over. Springtime job.....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
v8vair Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > If the Fab work for the Turbo heat shield is any indication ???? Mike And the turbo outlet looks like it's clocked too far south, connector to manifold has a serious kink....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
joewryan Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Hi there. > > Can you tell me where you got the 67 Vette Rallye wheels? Are they OEM? > > Joe You can also buy them from Summit racing (repops). I just bought a set for my '65 vert. Wheels + trim rings + center caps total $500.
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
I have both as well. The turbo is a big hit at car shows, and you can't beat that emblem and big chrome tailpipe. Most of my issues have been carb related, the YH is finicky. Recently upgraded to a 45mm Mikuni carb, early results are good. You also have to be aware that typically today's gas alone will not keep you out of detonation zone, so plan on adding some sort of water/meth in
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
.....there's a hole in it
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
About 20% of undercarriage brushed and rust treated. Removed gas tank, was hoping to clean and reuse but.....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
Agree, nice. Are you sure the motor is original? Only Spyders came with the turbo motor in '63. And your car looks like a monza based on the dash....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
American Mel Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > I am running 15", '67 Corvette Rallye Wheels on my Vert. > I am told that they are wrong, because the backspace is .5" off. > BUT, there has not been any noticeable problems that I am aware of in the last 20 years of driving with these wheels. > I love the look of the Chevy Rallye Wheel o
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
Started the resto on the 65 Corsa vert I bought. Got some 15" chevy rallyes and new meat on. Began the process of wire brushing and sealing the underside. Long way to go....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
alphasud Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > That’s a really nice car and worth every penny of what you are asking. You definitely can’t build one for your asking price. Same color combo as my 65. Agree, very fair price for such a nice car!
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
1966-Corsa-GT-180 Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Sorta - A representation of it is molded to the bottom of the dash panel. > > They shoulda made it a chrome tree separate part, eh? > > > > Yes, they also have an accessory dash-top clock in the kit as well. ...and a giant emergency brake pedal....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
slantflat Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Thanks everyone. Now I'll go wheel and tire shopping. Should be exciting. I like the setup on my 65 coupe so much that I just ordered them for my 65 vert. 15x6 chevy rallyes with low caps and rings. Summit has the wheels for $60 apiece. Also need concentric rings ($2.50 each). A full set of wheels rings, a
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
140. Re: Score
American Mel Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > goatsnvairs Wrote: > ------------------------------------------------------- > > Car has AB diff code stamp which reads as 3:55 open. However, when I spin the drivers side wheel the pass side rotates same direction, thought this meant posi.. > > Turning the pass rear wheel the drivers side does n
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
SteveInMarietta Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Nope. I'm reading this from a GM document that lists "KA" along with all the other codes. It apparently was for a COPO. So maybe the better question is, what were 1964 Corvair COPOs in 1964? > Steve Hmm, interesting, not listed anywhere on this list of axle codes I have....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
SteveInMarietta Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Does anyone know what a 1964 differential with a "KA" production code was used for? Has anyone ever seen one? > Steve The stampings in general are super poor. I'm thinking what you're seeing is HA which is for 63-64 manual trans 3:27 non posi.
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
There's a 215 Olds aluminum V8 code SG motor (4barrel)for sale on eBay right now. $440 pick up in Tucson. The olds 215 is the one to have. Small, engine weighs almost the same as the Vair.
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
144. Re: Score
MattNall Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Interesting.... have you driven it yet? If not check again later. No, gas tank is varnish, no brakes. Ill be tearing it down over the next few weeks. Going to take out the transaxle too, I guess I'll find out then! Be interesting if stamped wrong, super original car, doubt the axle has been messed with but wh
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
145. Re: Score
Car has AB diff code stamp which reads as 3:55 open. However, when I spin the drivers side wheel the pass side rotates same direction, thought this meant posi.. Turning the pass rear wheel the drivers side does nothing....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
146. Re: Score
Tires are crazy dry rotted. Going to get it up on all fours this weekend and do more investigating.....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
147. Re: Score
toms73novass Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > vairy nice! Well, it took almost a month but shes finally home! Attached is the ID tag. Also checked the motor 1204RB original 140. Car has 54,000 miles. Get to work!
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
MattNall Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Nice touch! invisible! Its crazy perfect. Just have to get the carb tuned, idles great, WOT yields 14 lbs boost, but in between the 2 needs work....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
Still getting my Mikuni carb on the Corsa. Since I wanted an OE look, I wanted to keep the original air cleaner. Found this perfect silicone adapter on Amazon. Now back to tuning....
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1 year ago
goatsnvairs
I have three 60's vehicles, none had rear lapbelts. I went to the trouble to put them in all 3. If I hadn't I wouldn't allowback seat passengers. Click it or walk.
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