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Forum: Steering   06-04-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By wk2hons
I just put in a Lares 974 Power steering box 2...

I just put in a Lares 974 Power steering box 2 1/2 turns lock to lock, from Car ID in my 67 Impala. Same size as stock box, bolts right in. Man what a difference in the handling of the car.
Forum: Troubleshooting   04-06-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 370
Posted By wk2hons
Hate to admit but was true.

Hate to admit but was true.
Forum: Troubleshooting   04-05-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 370
Posted By wk2hons
Thanks for every ones input. But I hate to admit...

Thanks for every ones input. But I hate to admit it. I had been working under the dash removing the nuts on the brake power booster and I knocked an ignition wire loose.
Forum: Troubleshooting   04-03-2020, 04:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 370
Posted By wk2hons
Ignition Switch

On my 67 Impala all my accessories work when I turn the key to on, but when I turn it to start (nothing no sound at all). But when I turn the key to start I see the volt gauge peg to zero volts, and...
Forum: Troubleshooting   04-02-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 370
Posted By wk2hons
The neutral safety switch was bypassed on this...

The neutral safety switch was bypassed on this car, and when I put in a floor shifter I ran the back up lights from a switch in the floor shifter.
Forum: Troubleshooting   04-02-2020, 02:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 370
Posted By wk2hons
Thanks, but I don't think it is a blown head...

Thanks, but I don't think it is a blown head gasket. I drove the car recently into the garage and every thing was fine.
Forum: Troubleshooting   04-02-2020, 01:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 370
Posted By wk2hons
Yes I do have an HEI distributor. How do I check...

Yes I do have an HEI distributor. How do I check it. If I unplug the Battery terminal and put a volt meter on that lead and a ground and have someone turn the key to start, will that tell me...
Forum: Troubleshooting   04-02-2020, 06:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 370
Posted By wk2hons
Engine won't turn over

On my 67 Impala the engine won't turn over at all. When I turn the key all the way to start nothing, but the volt gauge pegs the needle back to zero volts. All accesories work. battery and starter...
Forum: Electrical & Wiring   04-01-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 226
Posted By wk2hons
Ignition switch ?

Hi guys, I just installed a new steering box in my 67 Impala. Had to remove power brake booster and header to install. All went well and when I went to start the engine it wouldn't even turn over....
Forum: Steering   03-17-2020, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By wk2hons
Yes, I know. Thanks Wayne

Yes, I know. Thanks Wayne
Forum: Steering   03-12-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By wk2hons
Thanks Dave

Thanks Dave
Forum: Steering   03-10-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By wk2hons
With the DOT 5 or DOT 5, I think you are actually...

With the DOT 5 or DOT 5, I think you are actually refering to Brake fluid.
Forum: Steering   03-10-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By wk2hons
Thanks for the info. I do have an old bottle of...

Thanks for the info. I do have an old bottle of it. Now I won't use it. I will buy all new. Do you know how much it will take to flush the old and have enough to fill with all new fluid?
Forum: Steering   03-07-2020, 07:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 307
Posted By wk2hons
new gear box

I'm going to put a new Lares 974 steering box in my 67 Impala. What is the best power steering fluid to use. I am going to flush the system. The power steering pump is fairly new.
Forum: Engine   01-05-2020, 08:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By wk2hons
That,s how I do mine also.

That,s how I do mine also.
Forum: General Tech   01-04-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 276
Posted By wk2hons
I would just put a manual choke on it.

I would just put a manual choke on it.
Forum: Engine   01-02-2020, 02:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By wk2hons
Looking back at your pictures I see the holes...

Looking back at your pictures I see the holes that are there and the flat spots. If the holes are above a baffle you may have to use the flat spots for other hole. Maybe the holes that are there are...
Forum: Engine   01-02-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By wk2hons
The pic's that you show have a flat spot on both...

The pic's that you show have a flat spot on both valve covers. You only need one for the pcv valve. The other will work for a vented oil fill cap. You just have to come up with the right size rubber...
Forum: Engine   01-02-2020, 10:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 625
Posted By wk2hons
I have a 350 that has nice cast aluminum valve...

I have a 350 that has nice cast aluminum valve covers with ribs on the outside. one has a hole with a rubber bushing for the pcv valve. and the other one has the same and I used that for an edelbrock...
Forum: Steering   12-24-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 664
Posted By wk2hons
I also have a 67 Impala and would like to get the...

I also have a 67 Impala and would like to get the Lares box from Rockauto . 3 turns lock to lock, but it says you need a different coupler rag joint, But it doesn't say what one. Also do the stock...
Forum: Engine   11-28-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 686
Posted By wk2hons
I had the same problem on my 67. I put in a new...

I had the same problem on my 67. I put in a new aluminum radiator, then went to a junkyard and found an electric fan that would fit ( I took a sketch of the space that I had). It keeps the engine...
Forum: Engine   09-02-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 191
Posted By wk2hons
Valve Cover Gaskets

What material valve cover gaskets do some of you guys like? rubber, cork, cork and rubber. I have some thick cast aluminum valve covers so they really tighten down nice without deforming. I just have...
Forum: Electrical & Wiring   08-13-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 684
Posted By wk2hons
Thanks for the reply. I figured nobody would...

Thanks for the reply. I figured nobody would approve of my fix.
Forum: Engine   08-11-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By wk2hons
I would just install a manual choke. Very...

I would just install a manual choke. Very reliable.
Forum: Electrical & Wiring   08-09-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 684
Posted By wk2hons
Well I fixed my problem with directional and...

Well I fixed my problem with directional and brake lights. I noticed that when I turned the right directional on, it had some back play in it and if I slightly moved it back to take out the back...
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