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by xirdneh
Fri Dec 15, 2017 12:20 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Secondary throttle failure
Replies: 2
Views: 26

Re: Secondary throttle failure

starving for gas? thats where i would start looking
then swap the distributors
by xirdneh
Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:56 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Heater / Ac Behind Dash Panel Levers parts
Replies: 5
Views: 98

Re: Heater / Ac Behind Dash Panel Levers parts

Pretty common for the heat/cold (bottom) lever to break check the control valve in engine compartment on passenger side firewall. disconnect the cable and move valve lever back and forth. if tight squirt some lube on it till it loosens up. try working cable to see if it is tight. if so drip silicone...
by xirdneh
Sat Dec 02, 2017 10:56 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Exhaust intermediate pipe
Replies: 5
Views: 125

Re: Exhaust intermediate pipe

almost all replacements i have seen are not insulated
i do not bother with it when making my own stuff
by xirdneh
Fri Dec 01, 2017 12:23 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: WTB Good 3A Head
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: WTB Good 3A Head

have only seen one cracked 3a head so far
it was a small crack between intake and exhaust valve seats
by xirdneh
Tue Nov 28, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Can I use a Metal Epoxy welder for carburetor ?
Replies: 6
Views: 124

Re: Can I use a Metal Epoxy welder for carburetor ?

I would do it. I usually use JBWELD
by xirdneh
Sat Nov 25, 2017 12:12 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Exhaust intermediate pipe
Replies: 5
Views: 125

Re: Exhaust intermediate pipe

three elbows, some strt pipe, a few change of size pipe adapters, and 1 clamp, 24 inches of 1/4 stl rod, plus a few welding rods
gets me from cat to muffler
all welded except clamp at muffler inlet
about $35-45
for 10 more i can weld tailpipe and hanger to exit end of muffler
by xirdneh
Fri Nov 24, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Exhaust intermediate pipe
Replies: 5
Views: 125

Re: Exhaust intermediate pipe

assuming you are refering to pipe from cat to muffler that goes up and over rear axle i use the 1-3/4" diameter 90 degree elbows ya get at o'reillys and cut and weld to suit. i made a wooden jig using old pipe as template. that holds everything in place for welding i cut off old flange and reuse it ...
by xirdneh
Wed Nov 22, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: Repair Guides
Topic: Rear Hatch Cover, simple way of making one
Replies: 6
Views: 710

Re: Rear Hatch Cover, simple way of making one

the okume 3/16 thick plywood would be great. i used the cheap 1/4 Lowes plywood because because no one sells the 3/16 okume around here
by xirdneh
Thu Nov 16, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: WTB REAR SPEAKER COVER
Replies: 3
Views: 128

Re: WTB REAR SPEAKER COVER

I have light gray
by xirdneh
Thu Nov 16, 2017 2:05 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Master Brake Cylinder, Booster Nightmare
Replies: 4
Views: 103

Re: Master Brake Cylinder, Booster Nightmare

When bench bleeding its important not to push too far in.
by xirdneh
Thu Nov 16, 2017 10:29 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: Parts worth taking?
Replies: 9
Views: 176

Re: Parts worth taking?

fenders too
door window regulators
by xirdneh
Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: WTB brake caliper.
Replies: 3
Views: 78

Re: WTB brake caliper.

i have a pile of used ones, most likely without hose but i may have a new hose i got from rockauto pretty cheap. which side?
i can send you one for cost of shipping and cost of hose (about 5 or 6 dollars for hose)
by xirdneh
Tue Nov 14, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: WTB REAR SPEAKER COVER
Replies: 3
Views: 128

Re: WTB REAR SPEAKER COVER

is that the fabric covered ones? what color?
by xirdneh
Tue Nov 07, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Only goes into gear in 4wd? (First post!)
Replies: 14
Views: 254

Re: Only goes into gear in 4wd? (First post!)

its easier to get it in if open end of clip is pointing "down"
adding bit of grease keeps it there while installing
by xirdneh
Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Cold/Hot slider issues
Replies: 5
Views: 142

Re: Cold/Hot slider issues

lube the control valve (on fire wall) too
also if you hang cables vertically and drip lube on end it will work its way down

continued forcing of the heat/cold lever weaken (softens) the metal arm until it breaks