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by Willysnut1959
Wed Apr 27, 2022 9:31 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Trim Removal Question
Replies: 0
Views: 708

Trim Removal Question

How is the thin stainless steel trim piece that separates the vinyl top from the quarter panel attached? Photos would be most helpful.
Marty-St. Louis, Mo
by Willysnut1959
Fri Feb 04, 2022 1:37 pm
Forum: General Talk
Topic: Hagerty Insurance
Replies: 18
Views: 10143

Re: Hagerty Insurance

Otto,
I have been checking the Copart website as I would like to bid on the remnants of your car. Do you know why it has not been put up for auction?
Marty
by Willysnut1959
Tue Nov 30, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Coolant in oil
Replies: 10
Views: 5660

Re: Coolant in oil

I just went through disassemblying, cleaning, and reassembling my engine. If I were to do it again, I would use the two piece gasket by Edelbrock. Having to use RTV both sides of the gasket then trying to keep in place while you set the mainifold down was a PITA. I just hope that mine sealed. Marty,...
by Willysnut1959
Wed Nov 24, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Extra Electric Wire
Replies: 0
Views: 2086

Extra Electric Wire

I have a black 14 gauge electric wire that originates at the circuit breaker and the positive battery cable junction block located on the passenger fender of my '66 Toro that goes no where. A second wire off of this breaker goes through the firewall presumally to the fuse block. Is this wire superfl...
by Willysnut1959
Tue Nov 23, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Hose Clamp Question
Replies: 0
Views: 2104

Hose Clamp Question

My '66 has a mismatched hose clamps for fuel, heater and radiator hoses. What were the correct style clamps for each?

Marty, St. Louis
by Willysnut1959
Sat Nov 20, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: General Talk
Topic: Hagerty Insurance
Replies: 18
Views: 10143

Re: Hagerty Insurance

Otto, Sorry to hear about your car! Hope you continue to be active on this forum. We had identical cars, although mine stills needs paint, bumpers, and headliner. Makes you think about adding additional circuit breakers, fuses, or fusible links. Any idea what might have started the fire? I'm contemp...
by Willysnut1959
Thu Nov 04, 2021 7:41 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Head Gasket Replacement
Replies: 98
Views: 71923

Re: Head Gasket Replacement

NicolasB, Heater cores are readily available. I replaced mine last year. The one I used in my '66 was made by APDI # 9010328 or #AY:9010061; Other than one screw at the bottom of the housing, the heater core replacement was not a bad as I expected. As Otto said, it would be much easier without the e...
by Willysnut1959
Sun Oct 24, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: General Talk
Topic: 1967 DeLuxe Resto
Replies: 28
Views: 26568

Re: 1967 DeLuxe Resto

You're correct, they are difficult to replace. I found the rear set to be harder than the front.
Marty '66 Toro, St.Louis, MO
by Willysnut1959
Thu Oct 21, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Wanted: Parts and Misc
Topic: 1966 throttle cable
Replies: 2
Views: 5064

Re: 1966 throttle cable

I recently contacted 3 companies in the US about making new throttle cables for our 1966 cars and non of them wanted the business.
Marty
St.Louis, MO
by Willysnut1959
Sun Oct 03, 2021 7:35 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Toronado Intake Manifold Exhaust Crossover Problem
Replies: 10
Views: 9057

Re: Toronado Intake Manifold Exhaust Crossover Problem

Otto,
The VHT part number is SP403-Titanium Silver Blue
Marty

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