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by Otto Skorzeny
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:54 pm
Forum: General Talk
Topic: Hello from Germany!
Replies: 156
Views: 17442

Re: Hello from Germany!

Jelonek,

Yes, you need it. That is the downshift rod that operates the switch pitch transmission. The switch for it is the one in your photo. Is the rod connected to its lever?

Is that your Mercedes back there?

As Bruce mentioned, is your battery on a tender/maintainer?
by Otto Skorzeny
Thu Nov 08, 2018 5:57 am
Forum: Wanted: Parts and Misc
Topic: Headlight vacuum switch
Replies: 1
Views: 57

Re: Headlight vacuum switch

Try these. GM Obsolete says they can track down any part you need if it's not listed. John Dorcey has 50 Toro parts cars in Las Vegas. Olds Obsolete https://www.oldsobsolete.com/ John Dorcey - salvage Toronados http://toronado.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=49&t=1723 GM Obsolete https://www.gmobsolet...
by Otto Skorzeny
Mon Oct 29, 2018 6:04 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New here,looking to buy a 1966 to 1970 Toronado
Replies: 3
Views: 158

Re: New here,looking to buy a 1966 to 1970 Toronado

I've noticed '66s on ebay recently going up in price. People are finally taking notice of this long overlooked car.
by Otto Skorzeny
Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member #1305
Replies: 6
Views: 668

Re: New Member #1305

I've had people think my '66 is a Thunderbird or, if they glance at the script, a Torino.

Everyone loves it, though.
by Otto Skorzeny
Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo
Replies: 18
Views: 441

Re: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo

Nice. Is that blue or black?
by Otto Skorzeny
Tue Oct 23, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member #1305
Replies: 6
Views: 668

Re: New Member #1305

Garland, are those your other cars?

The black one looks like a Packard or possibly a Buick?
by Otto Skorzeny
Mon Oct 22, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo
Replies: 18
Views: 441

Re: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo

Post a picture of the car itself.
by Otto Skorzeny
Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo
Replies: 18
Views: 441

Re: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo

Hey , that's pretty cool, Hoog. You're pics are even better than the other one since they show the orientation of the mount relative to the car. Hard to tell from the two mounts in the picture but does the engine sit at the same height with the new mount as it did with the old mount? It looks like t...
by Otto Skorzeny
Sat Oct 20, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo
Replies: 18
Views: 441

Re: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo

Cool. I've never owned a vehicle that new and probably never will but I like the technical aspects of jobs like this and how parts can be adapted to fit the need.
by Otto Skorzeny
Fri Oct 19, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo
Replies: 18
Views: 441

Re: Lower Motor Mount 1992 Toro Trofeo

Wow. The Cadillac mounts are still available from parts stores? Did you take any pics of your job?

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