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    Well, this is very odd. My brake lights...

    Well, this is very odd.

    My brake lights function, and then they don't, and then they function again. Although the new fuse hasn't blown, during testing I noticed the ground wire at the harness...
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    [General] Replaced the blown glass fuse on the brake light...

    Replaced the blown glass fuse on the brake light circuit with a blade fuse of the same amperage. A light day. :)
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    I found my car's fuse in the same location. The...

    I found my car's fuse in the same location. The glass fuse fell apart in my hand. Today I replaced it with a blade fuse in the same location. Problem solved.

    However, I double-checked my new brake...
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    Forgot to post pics of my quieter exhaust tips....

    Forgot to post pics of my quieter exhaust tips. Here they are, better late than never. I wiped them off today. After installation they were covered in dirty fingerprints, of course. They're polished...
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    I dunno guys, I disconnected the brake light...

    I dunno guys, I disconnected the brake light switch and followed both wires back a bit with my fingers and didn't feel anything. Maybe I'll take the seat out so I can get more than just my head and...
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    My recommendation would be to get a copy of a...

    My recommendation would be to get a copy of a manual for the Premier/Monaco and make note of all needed sensors and their locations. Setting them up with your intended electronic engine management...
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    Thanks, y'all! I stuck my flashlight and head...

    Thanks, y'all! I stuck my flashlight and head down in the footwell and didn't see anything. I'll pull the console for a better look.
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    Brake light failure

    Having replaced one side's brake lights with really bright LEDs, I asked my wife to see what the difference in brightness was when I stepped on the brake pedal. She said there was no difference. Uh...
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    Agreed. I never liked that "Schrader valve...

    Agreed. I never liked that "Schrader valve pressing on another Schrader valve" wonkiness I've seen on some cars' adapted systems.
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    Hervey used a (no-valve) brass adapter ...

    Hervey used a (no-valve) brass adapter supposedly better than the aluminum ones that I see for sale everywhere, and yet somehow that cracked.

    Another adapter seems like a temporary solution to a...
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    Then I guess I'm flying blind. I was using a...

    Then I guess I'm flying blind.

    I was using a chart that included both high and low pressures for a given ambient temperature, but only using the low pressure column of that chart.

    Here's why:...
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    a/c leak

    Today was a really bad day, so I decided to take the car out this afternoon for a quick drive in an attempt to lift my spirits. I fired up the car and turned on the a/c, and the compressor started...
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    [General] My "isolation" projects: 1. taillight upgrade...

    My "isolation" projects:

    1. taillight upgrade
    2. AT computer replacement
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    OK, for those who are still here...

    People who want projects to work on while they're stuck at home can be glad for the internet. Every single part that I'm using for my new taillights has been ordered online and shipped to my door.
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    Dan, Two things -- 1. Thanks! 2. Holy...

    Dan,

    Two things --

    1. Thanks!
    2. Holy moly, someone still reads this thread?! :)

    #2613 is in quarantine at the moment... I thought about removing the rear fascia, sitting it upside down,...
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    Not done with LEDs for now.

    I changed my mind and decided that, as long as I'm trapped at home, I might as well work on the rear lights. I've decided to replace the circuit boards rather than try to refurbish them. I also plan...
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    Done with LEDs for now.

    Here, have a video.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ejXRHUHk1lg
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    That's definitely not a Bill adapter. His would...

    That's definitely not a Bill adapter. His would look like this:

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    (Photo from someone else's conversion, I forget whose.)
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    The third brake light has been installed. The...

    The third brake light has been installed. The paint eventually evened out to a sort of "satin black" which doesn't look entirely terrible on the car (even though it's blacker than the louvre). The...
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    Finally put the front end back together. It was a...

    Finally put the front end back together. It was a long project that started with "I think I'll upgrade the headlights" and ended up with wiring modifications, paint, new hardware, and other fun (ha!)...
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    Pictures of the new headlight adjusting hardware...

    Pictures of the new headlight adjusting hardware and painted buckets.

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    Testing my new headlight wiring to make sure the LEDs work:
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    [General] Replaced the headlamp adjusting hardware and...

    Replaced the headlamp adjusting hardware and installed the re-painted headlight buckets.

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    While I wait for headlight adjustment hardware to...

    While I wait for headlight adjustment hardware to arrive in the mail, I have started with some paint work.

    I didn't relish the idea of putting rusty headlight buckets back on the car, so I...
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    I think I found a way to remove and reinstall the...

    I think I found a way to remove and reinstall the headlight brackets without pulling the fascia: turn the outer hole of the brackets into a slot. That would allow me to start the nut by hand, then...
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    You may have noticed the missing headlight...

    You may have noticed the missing headlight adjustment screw and captive nut in the photo I posted. Well, the screws got messed up and I removed the nut to get a better look at it.

    After taking...
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