Search:

Type: Posts; User: Farrar

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. No.

    No.
  2. avec les meilleures intentions

    It looks like DeLoreanGirl's shift point cable is on the wrong side of the throttle shaft pivot. This cable must be pulled toward the rear of the car as the throttle cable is pulled toward the front....
  3. [General] If this is the attitude you gave Bill, then I'm...

    If this is the attitude you gave Bill, then I'm not surprised he had little time for you. He's not going to explain stuff to you like you're five. He's going to assume you have done your homework and...
  4. [General] If Ron is Bill, and Chad is Robert, and Andrew is...

    If Ron is Bill, and Chad is Robert, and Andrew is Chad ... am I still me? If not, can I convince whoever it is to go to the gym? I'd like these last twenty pounds to be gone by the time I'm me again,...
  5. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    No news is good news, right? :) #2613's...

    No news is good news, right? :)

    #2613's probation is going well. I ordered the "meat lover's" headlight switch from the UK. It took a few weeks to get here because I am cheap. ;)

    Note for...
  6. Thread: Ground Bus

    by Farrar
    Replies
    74
    Views
    12,201

    Thanks for the info. 👍

    Thanks for the info. 👍
  7. Bill has photos of his various carb stuff on his...

    Bill has photos of his various carb stuff on his Facebook page. You may wish to peruse them. I think there is some useful info there.

    This for example is one of Bill's annotated setup photos for a...
  8. Thread: Ground Bus

    by Farrar
    Replies
    74
    Views
    12,201

    A friend of mine likes to say "Overkill is...

    A friend of mine likes to say "Overkill is underrated." ;)
  9. Thread: Ground Bus

    by Farrar
    Replies
    74
    Views
    12,201

    I'm no electrical genius, so can someone please...

    I'm no electrical genius, so can someone please explain to me how grounding the alternator via a cable is better than grounding the alternator via the engine? How does cable > engine in this...
  10. Thread: DeLorean Fever

    by Farrar
    Replies
    1
    Views
    260

    This is great! Thanks for posting it! :)

    This is great! Thanks for posting it! :)
  11. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    angle drive update

    To quote Bill exactly: "Yay!"


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_89N--fge8
  12. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    In case anyone would like to have a look at...

    In case anyone would like to have a look at #2613's broken angle drive and exactly what the spindle cable failure looks like, here is a video that Bill made.

    ...
  13. Replies
    72
    Views
    7,718

    [General] The special rule is that you must give Rodolfo...

    The special rule is that you must give Rodolfo credit for his time and work :)
  14. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    Yes. The sensor is putting out a proper signal...

    Yes. The sensor is putting out a proper signal and the gauge is receiving it. The resistor pack used to calibrate the gauge is the part which has failed.

    The nature of the failure gives it away:...
  15. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    Bill has a theory that the cables unwind because...

    Bill has a theory that the cables unwind because they are spun in the opposite direction that they are wound. He has had to replace a couple of cables on his car due to "spaghettification" of the...
  16. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    I suppose #2613 is atypical. The gears and...

    I suppose #2613 is atypical. The gears and bushings seem to be in very good shape.

    \_(ツ)_/
  17. Replies
    72
    Views
    7,718

    [General] Woot! Thanks! :D

    Woot! Thanks! :D
  18. Replies
    72
    Views
    7,718

    [General] Pretty please? :)

    Pretty please? :)
  19. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    It just got bumped down on my priority list, too....

    It just got bumped down on my priority list, too. Bill has informed me that the angle drive's internals are fine and all I needed was a new spindle cable. :)

    However, I'm sure it's only a matter...
  20. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    Thanks, Josh, for that information! Since...

    Thanks, Josh, for that information!

    Since #2613's temperature gauge has also failed, I will eventually have to pull the cluster out and repair/replace some stuff there. That might be a good time...
  21. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    #2613's angle drive has now failed. Although...

    #2613's angle drive has now failed. Although there's an easy way to get the necessary 16 pulse-per-revolution signal for an electric speedometer (also used for cruise control which I tried to install...
  22. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    Thanks for that info, Rodolfo! I did not know...

    Thanks for that info, Rodolfo! I did not know about that website or their products until now.
  23. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    Thanks for checking my drawing! Why: 1. I...

    Thanks for checking my drawing!

    Why:

    1. I don't like to make things more complicated than they need to be.

    2. Hazard Switch: $45.00 if I have to buy a new one, free if I find the spare that...
  24. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    Yes and yes. Thanks!

    Yes and yes.

    Thanks!
  25. Replies
    297
    Views
    34,292

    Looks like no one has any ideas about my...

    Looks like no one has any ideas about my electrical mod. Well, then. I guess I can just have a Y- jumper handy when I drive the car home (with luck in full daylight and no rain), and then try my mod...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4