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by irowiki
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: What radio for 1984 Tercel
Replies: 2
Views: 35

Re: What radio for 1984 Tercel

Actually, the Tercel does have a hot wire for modern radios. If yours does not somebody modified it once upon a time.
by irowiki
Mon Jan 22, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: Cardone Reman Distributor $24
Replies: 14
Views: 117

Re: Cardone Reman Distributor $24

Actually if you keep the vacuum advance and set it to 10 degrees it is even better.
by irowiki
Sat Jan 20, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: T4WD ads on Craigslist, 1/13 thru 1/18/2018 (AZ, AK, OR, CA, FL)
Replies: 1
Views: 72

Re: T4WD ads on Craigslist, 1/13 thru 1/18/2018 (AZ, AK, OR, CA, FL)

Ha, the first one is Snap, that we sold to someone in AZ.

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Good to see another Tercel saved!
by irowiki
Mon Jan 15, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: What mileage should an '83 4WD DLX wagon get today?
Replies: 7
Views: 96

Re: What mileage should an '83 4WD DLX wagon get today?

If you have a heavy foot, then high teens is not unheard of for intown economy.
by irowiki
Thu Jan 11, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Pronouncement sleazy sldnfl without soporific
Replies: 1
Views: 35

Re: Pronouncement sleazy sldnfl without soporific

Infact, that's the first spambot to make it through the new anti bot measures in a while so I think we're doing pretty good.
by irowiki
Wed Jan 10, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Radiator fan works opposite of what its supposed to
Replies: 7
Views: 86

Re: Radiator fan works opposite of what its supposed to

What happens if you unplug the sensor on the radiator?
by irowiki
Mon Jan 08, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: FSBO: SONY BLU-RAY BDV-IS1000 HOME THEATER SYSTEM
Replies: 2
Views: 204

Re: FSBO: SONY BLU-RAY BDV-IS1000 HOME THEATER SYSTEM

This thing isn't cable or satellite it's just a movie player with speakers!
by irowiki
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Gallery and Projects
Topic: 1984 Euro Tercel 4WD Wagon
Replies: 19
Views: 381

Re: 1984 Euro Tercel 4WD Wagon

That is normal it is never supposed to be fully closed or the engine would die. There's a vacuum operated choke breaker (that holds it open like you pictured) and a choke opener (that opens it when engine is hot) that both work together to modulate the choke. Sounds like your fast idle is busted whi...
by irowiki
Sat Jan 06, 2018 7:08 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1985,1986 and 1988 tercel sr5 wagons for sale
Replies: 15
Views: 291

Re: 1985,1986 and 1988 tercel sr5 wagons for sale

ARCHINSTL wrote:
Sat Jan 06, 2018 6:28 pm
What does ''PRICE REFLECTS BALANCED SCALES?'' mean?
My guess is he thinks the good one is worth 3,000, the okay one is worth 1,000 and the parts car is worth 300. (or something like that)
by irowiki
Thu Jan 04, 2018 2:30 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Repair Questions
Topic: Once a month engine dies and wont restart
Replies: 7
Views: 94

Re: Once a month engine dies and wont restart

I'd say swap out with a known good distributor.
by irowiki
Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Gallery and Projects
Topic: 1984 Euro Tercel 4WD Wagon
Replies: 19
Views: 381

Re: 1984 Euro Tercel 4WD Wagon

For cold starts, push the throttle to the floor twice, this engages the choke.
by irowiki
Wed Dec 20, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: '84 FWD 5-speed for Trigger
Replies: 5
Views: 126

Re: '84 FWD 5-speed for Trigger

Hello, The gear ratio for the FWD should be the same throughout the entire run, as they only changed the 4WD diff if I recall correctly. So any FWD transmission from 1980 up through 1987 should work fine. Curiously, I tried searching for a 5 speed manual FWD for second gen on car-part and it found n...
by irowiki
Tue Dec 12, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: SSL (https) enabled!
Replies: 0
Views: 94

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by irowiki
Tue Dec 12, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1983 4wd SR5 Wagon in Durango Colorado
Replies: 15
Views: 591

Re: 1983 4wd SR5 Wagon in Durango Colorado

I am speechless, though if it was an "old" new fuel pump I have had them do that to me too.