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  1. TR2/3/3A » Re: All new valve train - no adjustment at rocker arms

    I think Randall's probably right about new parts being wrong. The quality at Moss seems to have gone down. Items I recently purchased include the windshield sprayer opening located so, if used, all...
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: Front Bumper Brackets

    Hadn't thought of bending the brackets; however, when I hold the bumper to the apron for equal spacing on both sides, the 1" is all on one side. If I leave the frame bolts loose until the bumper is...
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    TR2/3/3A » Front Bumper Brackets

    Are there any differences in the TR3A front bumper brackets? I purchased a pair of front bumper brackets from a member and they were exactly as advertised; no damage. After installation, the...
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    Wanted Re: TR3A Rheostat panel light switch

    The TR4/6 switch will not work. The 3 has a smaller size opening in the panel. Since I have several on/off switches I'll probably go with one of them. Didn't want to cut the tabs off the wiring...
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    Wanted TR3A Rheostat panel light switch

    I have several of the early panel light switches but need the later one, the rheostat panel light switch
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    TR2/3/3A » Windshield Wiper mount rubber

    Need to replace the rubber on the windshield wiper motor mount. Is there any secret to doing this. Received replacement rubber from Moss. Should these be cut before putting in the mount or is...
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    Wanted TR3A Front Bumper Support Brackets

    Currently rebuilding a 1960 TR3A and found the bumper support brackets are bent. Apparently they had been in an accident at sometime during their previous life. Need replacements.
  8. Thread: Lug Nut use

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    TR2/3/3A » Lug Nut use

    Can the lug nuts meant for use with the wire wheel hub be use with disc wheels? I know they'll fit but are the safe to use in this manner?
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    TR2/3/3A » Windscreen galss replacement

    After about 4 or 5 years the glass in my windscreen decided to break. Went into the garage one morning and it had cracked on the passenger side about 2/3 of the way from the bottom up. Checked it a...
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: lower wishbone installation

    Thanks all. I have determined the pair of wishbones I was attempting to use are definitely bent. One especially. When placed on the pan holes line up on one wishbone and are off somewhat on the...
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: lower wishbone installation

    Sorry I haven't answered sooner but have been out of town. What you understood was correct; however, before I left for the weekend I fitted a loose trunnion to the wishbones and found the holes do...
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    TR2/3/3A » lower wishbone installation

    I am totally confused, which at time can occur easily. I totally disassembled a '59 TR3A because the chassis was so rusted it was totally unusable. Earlier I had done the same with another '60 TR3A...
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: Installing dzus fastners in bonnet

    Thanks John but unless I missed it that didn't answer my questions. I saw the bracket the dzus fastener attaches to but nothing else. I probably didn't phrase it right. What I'm interested in is...
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    TR2/3/3A » Installing dzus fastners in bonnet

    I'm trying to help a mechanically semi-illiterate friend install the dzus fastners on his car. And I'm doing it by phone, long distance. What I don't remember is should the piece (shaped like a...
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: Oil pump rebuild

    Thanks John. With all those ways to check the end float, I have the tools necessary to accomplish at least two of them, maybe three. Anyway, I'm rebuilding a spare oil pump and needed to determine...
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    TR2/3/3A » Oil pump rebuild

    When rebuilding or checking a TR3 oil pump the maintenance manual states the end float between the rotors and the end plate should be 0.0005" to 0.0025". How do you make this measurement? I would...
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    Wanted Re: Windshield 1959 tr3a

    Are you looking for the windshield glass or the frame. If the frame, do you also need the stanchions? I have 3 windshield frames but the glass is broken in all of them. Various stanchions also. ...
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    TR2/3/3A » Cigarette Lighter Install

    I'm planning to install a cigarette lighter plug (phone charger/GPS power source) in my TR3A. I've already converted to negative ground so the electrical connections are straight forward. What I'm...
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    Wanted Re: TR3 Hood Lift Assembly

    I have one if Marvin doesn't come through.
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: Brake peddle travel - again

    Rather than try testing the MC I decided to bleed the system once again although I had not noticed any compression when I pumped the brake. Anyway I did get some additional air from the system and...
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: Brake peddle travel - again

    Randall, my mistake. That 1/4" is the movement of the brake peddle before the push rod contacts the piston in the MC. The push rod moves only slightly before making contact, could be 0.030". As...
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: Brake peddle travel - again

    MC new from Moss. Calipers rebuilt by Apple Hydraulic. Had to replace one rotor due to warp, other one checked OK, no pedal stops. Push rod could be adjusted about 1/4" before actual contact with...
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    TR2/3/3A » Re: Brake peddle travel - again

    DOT 3 Fluid.

    Bob
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    TR2/3/3A » Brake peddle travel - again

    Here's my situation, I have always thought my brake peddle travel was excessive (just over 3000 miles on the car). I recently discovered a leaking wheel cylinder and after replacing the wheel...
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    General TR » Re: “Fuel Tank, No Leaks Great Condition”

    For those who have an otherwise good fuel tank with a pin hole or holes, you might try aircraft fuel tank sealant. These are sealants designed to MIL Spec and are used to seal aircraft fuel cells. ...
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