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by xirdneh
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:12 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Bad wheel beaings?
Replies: 4
Views: 72

Re: Bad wheel beaings?

If noise starts or increases when turning left the right bearing is bad, turning right its the left
by xirdneh
Mon Aug 07, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Anyone know 85 tercel owner named eric
Replies: 1
Views: 64

Anyone know 85 tercel owner named eric

Someone called me but did not leave phone number
Looking for tranny info
Eric and last name was hard to make out
Borden Boden Bowen ????
by xirdneh
Fri Jul 28, 2017 11:59 am
Forum: Repair Guides
Topic: Carburetor disassemble and assemble video
Replies: 10
Views: 948

Re: Carburetor disassemble and assemble video

sure wish we had a video devoted section on this website
new users would be more aware they are available
they would be easier to locate
more noticeable
might encourage others to make some

glad to hear you had good luck with that carb
by xirdneh
Tue Jul 25, 2017 4:43 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: New Drive axles , not remanufactured
Replies: 5
Views: 88

Re: New Drive axles , not remanufactured

What brand were the bad axles?
Sometimes they have new ones at rockauto.com
by xirdneh
Sat Jul 22, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1984 SR5 292,xxx $3200-Denver
Replies: 12
Views: 266

Re: 1984 SR5 292,xxx $3200-Denver

i really like the paint job
by xirdneh
Tue Jul 18, 2017 10:40 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Stuck in third?
Replies: 9
Views: 170

Re: Stuck in third?

There are some utube vids for taking it apart
by xirdneh
Tue Jul 18, 2017 8:53 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: It sounds like the passenger side wheel is going to
Replies: 13
Views: 162

Re: It sounds like the passenger side wheel is going to

Hard to tell what is going on by that description. Do you have new cartridges to drop in there? There is usually a tablespoon of light oil in the strut when original cartridge is removed. I have never put oil in there on any struts I have done. I do not know what seals you are talking about, oil sea...
by xirdneh
Sun Jul 16, 2017 5:34 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: How to tell the year of à tranny?
Replies: 16
Views: 202

Re: How to tell the year of à tranny?

Its always a good idea to check teeth count just in case someone previously swapped it out. I bought a 1983 tercel in 1999 that had been switched from 3.73 to 4.1
by xirdneh
Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: How to tell the year of à tranny?
Replies: 16
Views: 202

Re: How to tell the year of à tranny?

The only way to tell what ratio it is, is to remove differential cover and count the teeth on pinion gear, 10 for 4.1, 11 for 3.73
by xirdneh
Sun Jul 16, 2017 10:04 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: How to tell the year of à tranny?
Replies: 16
Views: 202

Re: How to tell the year of à tranny?

The electric connectors. On early models one conn on right side and one on left side. On late models a third conn on top rear.
by xirdneh
Sun Jul 16, 2017 10:02 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: How to tell the year of à tranny?
Replies: 16
Views: 202

Re: How to tell the year of à tranny?

Keep in mind you can interchange transmissions, its the differential that is different 3.73 vs 4.1 gear ratio. You can separate the transmission from the differential.
by xirdneh
Fri Jul 14, 2017 8:47 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Lost throttle & rpms when driving won't start
Replies: 9
Views: 120

Re: Lost throttle & rpms when driving won't start

Timing belt may have lost some teeth
by xirdneh
Fri Jul 14, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Lost throttle & rpms when driving won't start
Replies: 9
Views: 120

Re: Lost throttle & rpms when driving won't start

Only time one of mine did something like that the timing belt broke. Engine cranked over much faster than normal but never fired.