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by tera155
Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:35 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: Is It The Original Engine?
Replies: 3
Views: 2913

Is It The Original Engine?

Having found out my 66 has a 68 Eldorado transmission. I thought I should do some detective work on the engine. Also I have been told the color of the engine is not original. Any advice on checking various numbers on the engine to determine if it is original. etc. welcomed. Below is a lo-res photo o...
by tera155
Mon Aug 15, 2016 7:18 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: 67-68 Balance (proportioning) Valve
Replies: 4
Views: 3538

Re: 67-68 Balance (proportioning) Valve

Hi Doc i would be interested in purchasing that valve -- also do you have a spare distribution block (or a part no.). Rds, Thad
by tera155
Sun Aug 14, 2016 9:36 pm
Forum: General Talk
Topic: For those who are restoring their car...
Replies: 24
Views: 20202

Re: For those who are restoring their car...

Mike, where did you get those tires. I like the dual ww. Are they radials? Regards, Thad DUPPER, Colorado
by tera155
Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:54 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: 68 Eldorado Tranny in a 66 Toro
Replies: 4
Views: 3565

Re: 68 Eldorado Tranny in a 66 Toro

Bruce, Here is a photo of the kickdown switch.
by tera155
Sun Aug 14, 2016 1:20 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: The Culprit -- Single MC
Replies: 2
Views: 2722

The Culprit -- Single MC

Here is a photo of my single MC -- feedback is to replace with with a 69 MC and Booster.
by tera155
Sun Aug 14, 2016 12:47 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: 68 Eldorado Tranny in a 66 Toro
Replies: 4
Views: 3565

68 Eldorado Tranny in a 66 Toro

Following on my transmission overflow post -- yes tranny fluid did stop coming out of the overflow valve -- tx. Below is tage from the tranny -- I was told awhile ago that a tranny starting with an AJ is a Eldo tranny not an Olds tranny and the 68 on it is pretty clear. Any comments about advantages...
by tera155
Sat Aug 13, 2016 8:15 pm
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: 66 Dual Master
Replies: 5
Views: 3803

66 Dual Master

So I have drums all around -- but would like to convert to a dual master. I have read mixed reports about needing a proportioning valve on an all drum master. Any advice would be appreciated. tx, Thad Dupper
by tera155
Sat Aug 13, 2016 9:16 am
Forum: General Talk
Topic: ps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4_sTiCq018
Replies: 4
Views: 4784

Re: ps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4_sTiCq018

Thanks Otto -- a drag and drop error.
by tera155
Fri Aug 12, 2016 4:16 pm
Forum: General Talk
Topic: ps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4_sTiCq018
Replies: 4
Views: 4784

ps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4_sTiCq018

This a review I did on YouTube of my 66 Toronado -- hope you like it

ps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4_sTiCq018
by tera155
Fri Aug 12, 2016 7:23 am
Forum: Technical Talk
Topic: 66 Transmission overflow
Replies: 2
Views: 2241

66 Transmission overflow

I noticed I am leaking transmission fluid out of the button at the top of the transmission. I will try and post a picture. 2 questions -- does the Toro tranny have an overflow relief value on the top of the tranny (btw the local Toro guys have told me my car has a 67 or 68 Eldo tranny). If I have ov...

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