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by Willysnut1959
Tue Feb 11, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: power steering fluid cooler
Replies: 5
Views: 178

Re: power steering fluid cooler

What do they say about birds of a feather flocking together? I'm a civil engineer as well.
Marty, St. Louis
2-1966 Toronado's
by Willysnut1959
Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: For Sale: Toronados
Topic: Five Toronado barn finds
Replies: 2
Views: 364

Re: Five Toronado barn finds

I found out that these cars are located in central Virginia.
Marty
by Willysnut1959
Mon Dec 02, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Linear actuator headlights
Replies: 15
Views: 2899

Re: Linear actuator headlights

Attached are photos of a linear actuator replacing the original vacuum headlight actuators. This was taken from the original posting.
Marty, St. Louis
by Willysnut1959
Mon Oct 28, 2019 11:25 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Alignment
Replies: 19
Views: 1249

Re: Alignment

Otto,
They are the very same bearing from the same manufacturer. Only difference being they were $60 less
Marty
by Willysnut1959
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Alignment
Replies: 19
Views: 1249

Re: Alignment

When I read this post I did the same thing as Otto, I purchased a second set of front wheel bearings from Rock Auto. When I bought new ones a year ago the best price I could find was $79 each.
Marty Henson
St.Louis, MO
1966 Toro x 2
by Willysnut1959
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: 1966 Toro Fuel Line Diameter and Length
Replies: 5
Views: 2050

Re: 1966 Toro Fuel Line Diameter and Length

Otto, You need the same lengths of 3/8" and 5/16" fuel lines. The 3/8" is the supply and the 5/16" is the return. When removed, the front hose sections measured 51". Suggest purchasing 11' of both sizes. Due to the difficulty of making connections at both ends, I suggest usi...
by Willysnut1959
Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Toronado 66 headlight actuators
Replies: 11
Views: 997

Re: Toronado 66 headlight actuators

Otto,
When you open the website, there is a blue box to the top right of the photos labeled "download". Hit this button and it will automatically download a .zip file to your computer's download file folder.
Marty
by Willysnut1959
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:40 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: 1966 throttle cable assembly
Replies: 9
Views: 818

Re: 1966 throttle cable assembly

Kollege,
The small throttle return spring should fit inside of the larger one so that they are connected in the same holes.
by Willysnut1959
Wed Jul 17, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: size of vacuum hoses 1970 Toro
Replies: 5
Views: 2582

Re: size of vacuum hoses 1970 Toro

You'll need more that 25' of the 1/8" vacuum hose
Marty, St. Louis, MO
2-1966 Toronados
by Willysnut1959
Wed Jul 17, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Front brakes
Replies: 3
Views: 982

Re: Front brakes

Each time the drums are turned to remove scoring they become less concentric with new brake shoes. Find a brake shop that can radius your brake shoes. When the drums and shoes are not concentric, the shoes press only on a portion of the drum, limiting there effectiveness. Marty , St.Louis, MO 2-1966...

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