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by atruscott
Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Down the rabbit hole
Replies: 9
Views: 312

Re: Down the rabbit hole

While everything is out, check the sheet metal clips that hold the wires inside the cabin (notably, up the inside edge of the rocker on the driver's side) - remediate any kind of rubbing where the plastic covers have worn or slipped off.
by atruscott
Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Fuel injection idea
Replies: 8
Views: 358

Re: Fuel injection idea

Joe - I’d be tempted to keep the stock intake and plenum, you can fit new injectors and all the electrics around that.
by atruscott
Mon Jan 14, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: ADHA to ADFA retrofit
Replies: 9
Views: 143

Re: ADHA to ADFA retrofit

Save the pennies for a K&N
by atruscott
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Removing plate in glove box cover
Replies: 5
Views: 201

Re: Removing plate in glove box cover

Try with fishing line behind it.

Ugly? It's "classic"
by atruscott
Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Diving into dual IDFs for the first time..
Replies: 30
Views: 1512

Re: Diving into dual IDFs for the first time..

40s vs 44s right Carl?
by atruscott
Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: 1974 wiring diagram
Replies: 3
Views: 96

Re: 1974 wiring diagram

We probably need to do an index for the library...
by atruscott
Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: Relay wiring madness
Replies: 24
Views: 523

Re: Relay wiring madness

On headlight relays - a nice modern alternative is to swap the bulbs (just the bulbs) for H4 style LEDs. Much lower current draw and supremely good. Just done it on the 85, and they really work well.

If you’d like some floor inspiration..... taken yesterday.....
by atruscott
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Diving into dual IDFs for the first time..
Replies: 30
Views: 1512

Re: Diving into dual IDFs for the first time..

There’s some pumps that just work well with Weber’s, find one of those and you won’t need a regulator. I think the WFP-502 is the low cost one. Definitely get velocity stacks. From your description with the enrichment tubes, it sounds like you have an original pair of IDF40s. They came with a pair o...
by atruscott
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: side mount to engine stand?
Replies: 16
Views: 374

Re: side mount to engine stand?

I’ve always mounted the transmission when the engine is on the hoist.... agree that the balance just looks wrong otherwise!!??
by atruscott
Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: Relay wiring madness
Replies: 24
Views: 523

Re: Relay wiring madness

I'd probably put an intertia switch on the line to the fuel pump eh?