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  Topic: What alternator was used in the DDB conversion kits?
jbow1076

Replies: 8
Views: 889

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Fri Mar 27, 2015 9:16 am   Subject: What alternator was used in the DDB conversion kits?
There is no part number on the alternator. I will take it to an alternator shop and see what they can do for me. Thanks for the help!
  Topic: What alternator was used in the DDB conversion kits?
jbow1076

Replies: 8
Views: 889

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 9:51 am   Subject: What alternator was used in the DDB conversion kits?
I am trying to find out what alternator was used by the DDB in their kits. I am having an issue with my battery charging and I need to get the alternator tested out, but I have no idea what was used. ...
  Topic: Changing out Dual Dell's for progressive set up. Bad move?
jbow1076

Replies: 9
Views: 949

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Oct 29, 2012 1:00 pm   Subject: Changing out Dual Dell's for progressive set up. Bad move?
I have a 2054cc engine in my 1970 fastback. Currently the car is running rough, lot of carb back-fires/popping and when I drive it there really isn't a whole lot of power, especially on the top end. ...
  Topic: Carbs not idling down after acceleration
jbow1076

Replies: 1
Views: 603

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Dec 22, 2010 10:52 am   Subject: Carbs not idling down after acceleration
I recently rebuilt my dell 40's for my 2054cc engine and when I give it gas and rev it up, it says rev'd for a while and then eventually idles down.
I have it jetted with 200 main/air, 170 main/gas a ...
  Topic: Broke FRD Throttle Arm on Dellorto Carb
jbow1076

Replies: 1
Views: 771

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Thu Nov 04, 2010 9:30 am   Subject: Broke FRD Throttle Arm on Dellorto Carb
Need Help. I broke the throttle arm on my Dellorto DHLA 40 carb and need to find out how to get another one. Does any one sell just the throttle arm or does anyone have one they could part with it f ...
  Topic: What needle/value size should I use?
jbow1076

Replies: 2
Views: 466

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2009 1:16 pm   Subject: What needle/value size should I use?
if I am using Dell 40's and my venturi is 34mm, should my main jet be 150? Or is that going to be to small?
  Topic: What size needle/value to use on 2054CC engine?
jbow1076

Replies: 3
Views: 554

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2009 1:14 pm   Subject: What size needle/value to use on 2054CC engine?
if I am using Dell 40's and my venturi is 34mm, should my main jet be 150? Or is that going to be to small?
  Topic: What size needle/value to use on 2054CC engine?
jbow1076

Replies: 3
Views: 554

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2009 11:05 am   Subject: What size needle/value to use on 2054CC engine?
I am going to have my Dellorto 40's rebuilt for my fasty and I was wondering what size needle/value to get with the rebuild kit. I bought the carbs used that were on a 1915cc engine. I just want to ...
  Topic: What needle/value size should I use?
jbow1076

Replies: 2
Views: 466

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2009 7:33 am   Subject: What needle/value size should I use?
I am getting ready to have my Dellorto carbs rebuilt for my 2054cc enigine. I just want to make sure I am using the correct size for this engine. I bought these carbs used and they were set up for a ...
  Topic: Input shaft seal removal
jbow1076

Replies: 6
Views: 691

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat Aug 22, 2009 12:57 pm   Subject: Input shaft seal removal
is the original seal a rubber rings with metal inside? I have the rubber off and now I can't figure out how to get the metal out...ugh!
  Topic: Input shaft seal removal
jbow1076

Replies: 6
Views: 691

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat Aug 22, 2009 12:27 pm   Subject: Input shaft seal removal
Hi All, I am trying to remove the input shaft seal on my 70 fastback and it is giving me fits. Does anyone know any tricks to removing this seal? thanks, Jeff
  Topic: Leaking from my push rod sleeves. Need advice!!!!!
jbow1076

Replies: 3
Views: 723

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2007 11:00 am   Subject: Leaking from my push rod sleeves. Need advice!!!!!
I have a 2054cc engine and using stock push rod sleeves which are now leaking. I need to get new sleeves and I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions on which ones to purchased and which ones to ...
  Topic: SCAT shifter installation
jbow1076

Replies: 5
Views: 1394

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2006 1:31 pm   Subject: SCAT shifter installation
I've made the holes large now and when I go in first gear and then shift into second it grinds the gears because it is trying to go into reverse. What am I doing wrong. I am about to throw this sti ...
  Topic: SCAT shifter installation
jbow1076

Replies: 5
Views: 1394

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2006 12:07 pm   Subject: SCAT shifter installation
I've tried moving it in that direction and I still can't get in those gears. The metal plate off the original stick shift I have been leaving off, but I have tried it with it on and I get the same re ...
  Topic: SCAT shifter installation
jbow1076

Replies: 5
Views: 1394

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2006 11:47 am   Subject: SCAT shifter installation
I am tyring to install a SCAT shifter in my 1970 fastback and am have a little bit of a problem. After trying to install in numerous times I keep getting the same result, I can't get 3rd and 4th gear ...
  Topic: Oil overflow to breather box?
jbow1076

Replies: 4
Views: 1282

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Aug 13, 2006 3:08 pm   Subject: Oil overflow to breather box?
My engine is a 2054cc, not stock. I have opened up the breather box and it is bone dry. I checked the oil level again and it seems to be correct. If I did have to much oil in the engine, would I be ...
  Topic: Oil overflow to breather box?
jbow1076

Replies: 4
Views: 1282

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Sun Aug 13, 2006 1:43 pm   Subject: Oil overflow to breather box?
I have a question concerning oil over-flow tubes (vent) coming from my valve covers going to the top of my engine to a breather box. How does this work? Should I see oil in the lines every? I have ...
  Topic: Brake Problems
jbow1076

Replies: 3
Views: 573

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon May 08, 2006 3:37 pm   Subject: Brake Problems
I just replaced the master cylinder and fear wheel cylinders on my 1970 fastback. I have bled the brakes and I can't get the pedal to rise up to where it usually is. When I press on the brake, I don ...
  Topic: Engine Builder gone AWOL!!!!
jbow1076

Replies: 145
Views: 18329

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 7:15 pm   Subject: Engine Builder gone AWOL!!!!
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  Topic: Engine Builder gone AWOL!!!!
jbow1076

Replies: 145
Views: 18329

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Wed Jan 18, 2006 7:14 pm   Subject: Engine Builder gone AWOL!!!!
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