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  • John Dol's Avatar
    Today, 02:57 PM
    Whoops typo, meant the column Good catch Paul!
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    Today, 11:52 AM
    Very cool, Time to take off the alternator and the steering rack, attach the transmission and drop that sucker in there!! John
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    Yesterday, 12:39 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    good news, bad news Cleaned all the spark plugs(again and still don't like the drivers side;)) and the o2 sensor. Took off the injectors and...
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    Yesterday, 07:35 AM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rk0tKtiVic Found this on line, seems easy enough to do. Worth the work to eliminate that issue. John
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    Yesterday, 07:24 AM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    The frustration triples when problems arise that are out of your league. As mentioned before the comments about not repeatedly flooding an engine...
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    06-16-2019, 07:29 AM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    The car ran always since mark D was over many moons ago to get it started. Since last fall it started acting up and it was running really rich and...
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    06-15-2019, 07:18 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    So I'm guessing all the feed back on the websites about putting it on and running great is BS?
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    06-15-2019, 05:54 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    https://www.summitracing.com/parts/qft-bd-650/overview/make/spartan-motors/model/diamond Here's a black version similar to what Paul recommended...
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    06-15-2019, 05:46 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    You and the rest of us!! Thanks for the input. The3 Edelbrock is about half the money, but its hard to argue the success rate of the Quick Fuel. ...
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    06-15-2019, 05:31 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    Permanent, and have never done either (but willing to learn :cool:) I just want to start driving the damn thing!!!
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    06-15-2019, 05:29 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    So (302CI X 6000rpm x 85%) / 3456 = 446CFM Is a 650 going to be too much? From what I read a carb that's too big is not good either. ...
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    06-15-2019, 04:51 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    Paul, I don't see any vacuum ports on it, unless I'm missing them? Thanks, John
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    06-15-2019, 02:39 PM
    John Dol started a thread Carb choice in Type '65 Coupe
    Since I’m having issues with my EFI set up I’m pondering pulling it and going to a carb before it does damage to my engine. I’m looking at the...
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    06-13-2019, 02:06 PM
    Yeah $489 for a new mirror that I then have to powder coat is not in the budget right now! I'm going to keep looking for just the mirror itself, but...
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    06-13-2019, 11:27 AM
    Installed the passenger side rear view with the addition of an adjustable convex stick on. Before I could not get proper vision but now you can...
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    06-13-2019, 11:22 AM
    :cool: John
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    06-13-2019, 06:50 AM
    John Dol replied to a thread Rear exhaust exit in Type '65 Coupe
    https://www.ffcars.com/forums/21-ffr-type-65-coupe/622602-building-coupe-674-a-3.html Look at the first pic in post #66
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    06-13-2019, 06:48 AM
    John Dol replied to a thread Rear exhaust exit in Type '65 Coupe
    This was done on a gen II frame and was pretty involved. They had to cut and weld in 4" sections of tubing to be able to route the exhaust through...
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    06-12-2019, 06:50 AM
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    06-11-2019, 02:55 PM
    I used door edging available in any auto parts store. Then used some foam to hide the adhesive. ...
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    06-11-2019, 09:08 AM
    Contact a car shipping company. Cost me about $1,600 to ship East to West coast. Good luck, John
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    06-11-2019, 09:05 AM
    David, Flex line windshield auto glass universal molding flexible trim rubber 19mm FT UM1913BR 3M 08682 Single step primer-30ml for the black...
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    06-11-2019, 07:52 AM
    John Dol replied to a thread Coupe on its way! in Type '65 Coupe
    Congrats Bil1024, keep the pics coming! Have fun! John
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    06-08-2019, 02:30 PM
    I agree. There's some welding spatter that they didn't clean up before powder coat but that's not going hurt anything. John
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    06-08-2019, 02:28 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Timing help in Type '65 Coupe
    ok so based on those two responses, I'm going to put a timing light on it just to see where things are at. The engine ran before without blowing up...
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    06-08-2019, 11:10 AM
    John Dol replied to a thread Timing help in Type '65 Coupe
    Here's my distributor. MSD ready to run PN8352 https://www.holley.com/products/ignition/distributors/ready_to_run_distributors/parts/8352 ...
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    06-07-2019, 06:07 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Timing help in Type '65 Coupe
    Its a donor engine but has an Edelbrock top end kit on it Yeah good point about overheating although when it runs it doesn't seem the case.(at least...
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    06-07-2019, 05:43 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Timing help in Type '65 Coupe
    So here's my distributor. As I understand it I have to loosen the distributor hold down clamp, remove the vacuum hose, then start the engine...
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    06-07-2019, 05:07 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Timing help in Type '65 Coupe
    Gents, I think we are getting there! So after taking the rubber piece off, scratching of the previously made marks, I repeated the process over...
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    06-07-2019, 03:39 PM
    John Dol replied to a thread Timing help in Type '65 Coupe
    Good advice! I’m learning this process and just want to give you guys as much info as possible to give me the right feedback. The original stop did...
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Coupe #386,17" Team III 245 FR 315 RR, 3-link, T5, 4 wheel disk, power brakes/steering. Fast EZ EFI
First start Sept. 18 2013 First go kart Sept 19 2013

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