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by Orchid70
Sat Feb 01, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 13
Views: 626

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: 13
Views: 626

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: 13
Views: 626

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: 13
Views: 626

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: 13
Views: 626

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: 13
Views: 626

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...
by Orchid70
Wed Jan 01, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 13
Views: 626

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

More from under the dash.....
There are three on/off buttons.
The cut off for the plus-wire is the latest addition.
What the push button or the rocker button are for, I have no clue - do you know?

5Three onoff buttons.jpg
Cut off on the right hand side - the biggest red arm
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5bUnder the dash2.jpg
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by Orchid70
Wed Jan 01, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 13
Views: 626

Re: German imported -66 headlight problem

More pictures:

3aEngine bay2.jpg
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3Engine bay.jpg
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6What is this canister.jpg
What is this canister?
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by Orchid70
Wed Jan 01, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: German imported -66 headlight problem
Replies: 13
Views: 626

German imported -66 headlight problem

....sold to my friend here in Sweden resently. So far there is not much we know of the car - it was juts started for the first time today. Right hand headlight was not fully closed. When I used my handpump to pull vacuum directly of the clock on top of the canister behind the headlight - it closed. ...

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