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by Jefco
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: Ha, Ha ... FN Ha
Replies: 9
Views: 150

Re: Ha, Ha ... FN Ha

You know Willis Johnson owns both Copart and TAKL; wonder if those 'providers' are also on the lookout for the task force?
by Jefco
Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: Ha, Ha ... FN Ha
Replies: 9
Views: 150

Re: Ha, Ha ... FN Ha

This is a big enough problem they have a Task Force for it?
I can just see a large staff dedicated to these environmental crimes, since REAL police work is so much more difficult.
by Jefco
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: OEM, OEM quality or value engineered?
Replies: 6
Views: 182

Re: OEM, OEM quality or value engineered?

In other MCs, that little bolt has a pin on the inside to keep the pistons from popping out.
Looking at the manual, they call them 'stop bolts'.
by Jefco
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Engine wants to die when put into gear
Replies: 42
Views: 1034

Re: Engine wants to die when put into gear

Is the clutch disc sticking to the flywheel/pressure plate, spinning the input shaft with it?
Try starting in gear with the clutch pushed in; it may want to jump, be careful!
by Jefco
Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: F/I/A/T B/S
Topic: libertà
Replies: 15
Views: 507

Re: libertà

dinghyguy wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:50 pm
Facebook is just a place to look while waiting for your latte to be brewed.....

so what is the august event mentioned? is it something open to all and worth driving for 8 hours to attend?

cheers
dinghyguy
https://www.mirafiori.com/forum/viewtop ... 88&t=98181
This post has info
by Jefco
Mon Jun 03, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Air auxiliary valve
Replies: 15
Views: 507

Re: Air auxiliary valve

My 74 140 Volvo with K-Jet also uses a Bosch AAV (cold start injector too); most 240 Volvos will also have similar parts.
by Jefco
Mon Jun 03, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: SOLD - GMB Water Pump
Replies: 1
Views: 122

Re: GMB Water Pump

I'd like it, see PM
by Jefco
Mon May 27, 2019 2:36 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Can’t get the trans and engine together..
Replies: 4
Views: 194

Re: Can’t get the trans and engine together..

I meant turn one of the axle flanges to turn the input shaft while installing the transmission. You already centered the clutch disc with the alignment tool, and only need to turn the shaft enough to align the splines and let it drop into the clutch disc. The transmission may want to turn the other ...
by Jefco
Sun May 26, 2019 8:53 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Can’t get the trans and engine together..
Replies: 4
Views: 194

Re: Can’t get the trans and engine together..

You could try having the g'box in 4th, and rotating the transmission input shaft until the teeth slide into the clutch disc splines.
by Jefco
Sun May 19, 2019 12:26 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: Is this idle OK?
Replies: 13
Views: 468

Re: Is this idle OK?

Cool Mike, I 've wanted to get over to World of Wet Pets ( near Jesuit HS) for a while now, so I'll get to stop there afterwards.
I'm near Johnson Creek Blvd, on the edge of Milwaukie.
Call me, see PM.