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by MrFixer
Mon Oct 21, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How cold do you drive?
Replies: 69
Views: 4993

Re: How cold do you drive?

My coldest was -15*F and it was brutal. The antifreeze froze and the engine started to blow steam as the radiator tubes started to get blocked with ice. I started it in a heated garage and drove it in high gear on the highway for about 1 mile, then it started to steam. It limped back home without he...
by MrFixer
Wed Oct 16, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Carburetor Adjustment "Tip"
Replies: 15
Views: 1892

Re: Carburetor Adjustment "Tip"

That happens to me weekly. My 1.5 year old and 3 year old love to play in the T. We often hop in for the evening cruise and I discover it will start after the choke, but it either stalls for a lean condition or it smokes and runs too rich. One time during an evening cruise I was looking at some deer...
by MrFixer
Mon Sep 30, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Cleaning fuel line?
Replies: 6
Views: 735

Re: Cleaning fuel line?

Take a thin wire long enough to pull thru and some sand paper. Cut a small piece of sand paper or maybe scotchbright. The sand paper needs to be small enough to fit inside the fuel line. Fold the wire over the sand paper and twist the wire tight with a drill or pliers. Then feed it thru the line sev...
by MrFixer
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: KIDS AND CARS
Replies: 46
Views: 4157

Re: KIDS AND CARS

Doing 25 on a dirt road fells like 90 in a worn out old hooptie.
by MrFixer
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: KIDS AND CARS
Replies: 46
Views: 4157

Re: KIDS AND CARS

Dad, We made it thru the fourth ply and the tube! The Wards Riverside finally blew.
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