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Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 07-17-2016, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,187
Posted By jhuebner
Luck shined on me today a buddy had a few pins,...

Luck shined on me today a buddy had a few pins, installed new modulator and adjusted carb and shift linkage I now have a T Bird shifting as it should no more driving around in 2nd gear at over...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 07-17-2016, 08:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,187
Posted By jhuebner
Finally had time to change the...

Finally had time to change the modulator........there was no pin when I removed the old modulator anyone have a source to get a new one......if it ain't one thing it's another
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-29-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,187
Posted By jhuebner
Got the car on a lift today, and found a small...

Got the car on a lift today, and found a small amount of fluid at the hose connected to the shift modulator, did not see that with the car on jack stands, will replace modulator and hose inexpensive...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-28-2016, 03:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,187
Posted By jhuebner
Been driving the Bird around.....1-2 shift is no...

Been driving the Bird around.....1-2 shift is no problem the shift from 2-3 is not happening till 55 mph, down shift is no problem, shift modulator bad I'm guessing any thoughts
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-28-2016, 03:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,495
Posted By jhuebner
I borrowed a spring compressor from a Mercedes...

I borrowed a spring compressor from a Mercedes Benz dealer and followed the shop manual while you have apart replace the spring insulators
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-20-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Installed new pump and belt......like magic I...

Installed new pump and belt......like magic I know have power steering and wipers.
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-19-2016, 04:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,187
Posted By jhuebner
thanks for the muffler info.....will change...

thanks for the muffler info.....will change mufflers sometime soon. more to worry about at the moment........I know all about the drone once installed a cat-back system on a Vette the drone was so...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-18-2016, 05:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,187
Posted By jhuebner
Actually running 18'' but they are the same...

Actually running 18'' but they are the same height as the original 15" must be a weak shift from 2nd to 3rd this is the first automatic car that I have driven in years and with the Magna Flow...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-17-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,187
Posted By jhuebner
engine rpm

At what rpm does the cruise O matic shift out of 2nd, I was going 70 mph and the tach was at 2000 rpm but the car seems like there should be another gear not sure if the car went into 3rd ( drive ) I...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-14-2016, 07:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Been out of town anyway.....P/S pump and belt on...

Been out of town anyway.....P/S pump and belt on order
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-06-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Car was off when I disconnected the...

Car was off when I disconnected the line......Jopizz thanks for the obvious when I got home I drew a line across the belt onto pulley started the car checked the mark after running, line was no...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-05-2016, 04:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Pulled the cowl, no fluid leakage and the wiper...

Pulled the cowl, no fluid leakage and the wiper cable is as it should be fully closing and opening I also disconnected the line going from the steering gear to firewall to verify fluid, turned the...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-05-2016, 02:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Will give the cable a shot......wishful thinking...

Will give the cable a shot......wishful thinking maybe during a drive the car fixes itself....ja right.....any tips on taking the wiper arms off to remove the cowl
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-05-2016, 01:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Thanks, for the clear schematic I have the lines...

Thanks, for the clear schematic I have the lines connected correctly, just tried with the car running, still no wipers only when turning the steering wheel, had fluid leaking out from the filler...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-05-2016, 01:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
fluid level remained full overnight, tried once...

fluid level remained full overnight, tried once again to bleed system no change, noticed when I rev the motor up to around 1200-1500 rpm the wipers would work slowly, decided to drain fluid went...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-03-2016, 12:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Will be able tomorrow afternoon......it's now too...

Will be able tomorrow afternoon......it's now too late over here in Germany, thanks for the suggestion guys.
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-03-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Steering and wipers were both working before, the...

Steering and wipers were both working before, the pump is less than a year old, turned the steering lock to lock several times nothing changed.
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-03-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By jhuebner
Power steering/ wipers don't work

Was going over the car getting ready to register it this week, found the power steering not to be working, I have the car on stands steering is easier with car off then running also found that the...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-31-2016, 04:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,586
Posted By jhuebner
Finally had time to work / finish brakes, new...

Finally had time to work / finish brakes, new booster, M/C, proporting valve, rebuilt calipers, flex hoses front & back hard lines, and rear cylinders. ....yes they work....now I just need one...
Forum: FE Engines 01-09-2016, 04:30 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 22,292
Posted By jhuebner
Common sense isn't so common anymore.......anyway...

Common sense isn't so common anymore.......anyway the crank turned fine the cam turned fine even with the timing chain installed, the break in procedure went fine, it wasn't till I drove the car down...
Forum: FE Engines 01-09-2016, 02:42 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 22,292
Posted By jhuebner
Sorry for the late reply......there was a spacer...

Sorry for the late reply......there was a spacer (washer) installed between the cam and cam gear as it shows it should be by the shop manual and that's the way it was originally........with the after...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-09-2016, 02:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,586
Posted By jhuebner
If I get some time this weekend will do the bench...

If I get some time this weekend will do the bench bleed also have a new vacuum check valve, and a proportioning valve still had originals on the car, my brake calipers are missing the splash shields,...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-05-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,586
Posted By jhuebner
The booster that's on the car now is the type...

The booster that's on the car now is the type with the band and with the spacer between booster and MC.......the original one is the Bendix
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-05-2016, 03:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,586
Posted By jhuebner
Looked over the brake lines once again seemed...

Looked over the brake lines once again seemed ok........took the MC off the booster there was a very small amount of break fluid where the MC goes into the booster I also had the shop manual and was...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 01-04-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,586
Posted By jhuebner
1. Bled M/C on vehicle, installed 2 hoses placed...

1. Bled M/C on vehicle, installed 2 hoses placed open end in reservoirs pumped till no bubbles
2. Bled brakes with a pressure bleeder also the bottle method more than 2 liters worth trying to get...
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