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by impala67
Sat Jun 12, 2021 6:54 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

finally oil filter base attached, now the relocation to right fender. making proper lines...
https://photos.app.goo.gl/Y2qoA8USzRYxo5QR9
by impala67
Sun Apr 11, 2021 11:42 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

nope, cant be rotated. i have to make a spacer for oil filter. and no; i did not test it yet- the starter came so long time from rockauto that engine was already in place due the fact i had to return the engine hoist
by impala67
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

here is one more close-up. Yea i need to make a aluminium spacer with 5 holes. but otherwise i have now new seal in front axle and we got the final drive axle supporta bent correctly back in right position. and exhausts are also under work- but of course the manifold flange is different from chevy; ...
by impala67
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

both oil pump models hit the pendix; and need to be atleast 1/2 inch towards the engine
by impala67
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

another taken straight from front towards the oil pump side; the starter at the right lower corner
by impala67
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

oil filter base not thick enough Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

now pic with diesel filter base you sent. the toro filter must have thicker part that moves the filter further away from starter. the upper attachment bolt hardly reaches the engine block so i can hang it there...
by impala67
Tue Apr 06, 2021 8:21 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

problem is the thickness of the base-facing the block. regular dieselolds base is same thickness AS Rwd olds filter base. tried that too. dont fit. toro has ots own, with thicker base that faces the engone block- so its far enough from starter.
by impala67
Mon Apr 05, 2021 8:00 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

yes; the diesel mount is same thickness- so its too close to block and even the remote locator hits the oil filter base. i am now thinking i need to fabricatw a 1” spacer or smthg
by impala67
Mon Apr 05, 2021 7:04 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

oil filter base stopped progress Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

now tinkering the exhausts; just to get it tested; but the oil filter base is now the problem; it has its own base? it just dont fit with the starter- not even with remote filter locating kit! the oil filter base needs to be atleast 3/4inch thicker to move the filter base further away from starter...
by impala67
Wed Jan 27, 2021 3:47 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: newbie needs 79 mounts
Replies: 40
Views: 28984

Re: newbie needs 79 mounts

again some problems due earlier chevy conversions; the CV axle support to block has been altered and i cant seem to find the support bearing anywhere.
its a good thing i havent set any dates on this project...

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