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by Orchid70
Fri May 15, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

Tuco - I DO LOVE you =) Thank you!!!!!!
Ill let the owner to know ASP!!
by Orchid70
Thu May 14, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

Thats great - thanks.
Do you have any idea what wires should be jumped? I dont have the car here and I am trying to instruate the owner, who doesnt speak English.
by Orchid70
Thu May 14, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

Thats what I suspected but he says its the same even if he had charged the battery - the battery is new by the way.
This behaviour is the same even if the engine or ignition is NOT on.
by Orchid70
Thu May 14, 2020 3:34 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

Hi again The vacuum is fixed - the owner cleaned the actuators up. And its working now. Only last thing left to fix before inspection - the last one for this car. Following happens both with engine on, with ignition on and without any other electrics on: When high beam is on - both low and high beam...
by Orchid70
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

Thank you =)
by Orchid70
Fri Jan 31, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

The rocker button - is main switch.
by Orchid70
Fri Jan 31, 2020 6:17 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

Jelonek - thank you!
Havent done anyting to the car yet, other things to do. But soon.
Found Service books to it, meanwhile.
by Orchid70
Thu Jan 02, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

How do I find out what the transmission in this car is called?
Is it THM425?
Just have a lot on my plate ... so would love if I didnt need to search for it for hours.....
by Orchid70
Thu Jan 02, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

Thank you Thats what Im going to be doing - taking off battery and the reservoir and after that - follow the lines. When the headlights work - its time to clean the fuse holder and trace the problem for the rear lights and the horn. There is propably a lot more - but those will be the important part...
by Orchid70
Thu Jan 02, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 20
Views: 1969

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

Thank you Tuco I saw somewhere a tip on this site: https://wildaboutcarsonline.com/ I paid 35 Dollars to get access to their library and there was the whole Service book for 1966 Toronado. With the vacuum roting to the headlamps, as well to the air conditioning, fuses and everything else. Its easier...

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