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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    sp53,
    Yes about the clutch, I already had it ordered before the hydraulics came to the forefront of the investigation. I'm OK with the new parts and the used ones will go in a special box. Like most...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    sp53, Thanks,
    The tapered square head bolt was pristine. I did have a 1/4" hole drilled through the fork and shaft and am installing a 1/4" Gr8 bolt just about equal distance from the center line of...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    Thank You:
    I'm sure youre correct and I will follow posts and any info I have dealing with adjustment of the clutch MC & slave cylinder rods.
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    Steve,
    Yes thanks, That was early on, just following gear box removal. The fork pin was one of the first suspects. It is pristine. I have some advice about drilling and installing another pin or...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    Pressure plate and clutch is out and they look just like all the pics of bad parts I found on the innerweb. I found displaced metal on the Pressure plate ears (on the oppisite side of the release...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    Thanks Steve,

    Alignment tool is on the way.
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    Thanks Grahm,
    Yes I checked the fork and it operates with pressure applied. The noise was More of a slight knocking or loud clicking than a grinding ( I see no fresh bare metal marks) All looks and...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    The MC locks without allowing fluid back into the resivoir and will only retract or reset when the bleed nipple is open on the slave cylinder.

    The clutch symptoms did not come on at once but...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    The hose is new The clutch MC is at least 45 years old. The Brake MC is new and I ordered both at the same time after rebuilding the old ones. The rebuild failed on the break MC so I installed a new...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    [SP]No changes to the clutch on my part. I just bled the clutch system and I do have a hydraulic lock. I guess it was gradual when driving and didn't think to check it before going for the clutch...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: The Book!!!

    And that is what I'm worried about. I believe the slave is retracting as intended. the slave shaft is not mechanically connected to the slave cylinder but the spring keeps it against the piston while...
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    TR2/3/3A The Book!!!

    Jm Martin
    1962 Triumph TR3B
    TCF2326L



    I finally got my car on the ground and took it for a shakedown. I probably went a little too hard, downshifting into corners and...
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    For Sale Re: TR4 - 4 Speed

    Zitch,
    I think as I have to get into my trans anyway, I'm going to go for an OD trans from Quantum.
    Thanks for the time and effort.
    Jim
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Fuel Shutoff Valve

    I must have a repro piece also.
    I think my address is in your message file but PM me if you need it.
    file:///C:\Users\Owner\AppData\Local\Temp\msohtmlclip1\01\clip_image001.jpg
    1962...
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    For Sale Re: TR4 - 4 Speed

    Yes but I have to make arrangements on my end. It may take awhile, a few days. I'll let you know. My starage area isn't ready.
    Thanks for the quick response.
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    For Sale Re: TR4 - 4 Speed

    Zitch,
    I'm interested in your trans. Is the release mechanism and fork in tact?
    I'm almost sure it will fit my TR3B. do you have any pics of the fork and shaft?



    Thank You For Your...
  17. Thread: Gaskets

    by James A Martin
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Gaskets

    Thanks for the responses. I'm kinda over thinking this, but after hydraulics, suspension and the ever so challenging SUs and to top it off, the traficator!!!...I'm a little gun shy.
    Hoping to be...
  18. Thread: Gaskets

    by James A Martin
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    TR2/3/3A Gaskets

    Well I'm a little confused about what to use on my gaskets. I have cork for the rocker cover and dark grey fiber for the sump. After looking on line I have so much conflicting information I thought...
  19. TR2/3/3A Re: Requesting help on removing TR3A steering column and box

    Bob,
    I dont recall which forum I got info about the coupler bolts but it was certainly the only way out of the holdup. I was going to give up on the box leak after three failed reassemblies and go...
  20. TR2/3/3A Re: Requesting help on removing TR3A steering column and box

    Bob,
    I just went through this operation. It sounds you have the box unfastened.The coupling bolts need to be removed not just loosened, there is a groove on the shafts that keep them from...
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    Re: Merry Christmas to all

    Merry Christmas

    https://www.triumphexp.com/registry/pictures/339959/1962_Triumph_TR3B_Signal_Red_Jim_Martin_000.jpg
    Jim Martin
    1962 Triumph TR3B
    TCF2326L
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Fuel Shutoff Valve

    John
    Elegant piece. Please put me on your mailing list when you catch up on orders. (patenting? HUM....) singingwelder1@yahoo.com It'll probably be awhile, I cant think of a reason for any older...
  23. For Sale Re: TR4A Intake Manifold..Put one on your TR3...improves air intake....cheap like bor

    I sent you a msg wiyh my address, Let me know the shipping cost and I will be in touch.
    Thanx
    Jim
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    For Sale Re: Large selection of TR4 - TR6 parts

    Do you still have the rear drums I'm interested in the back plates also. I think they will fit my TR3B. Girling?
    Price on your OD Tranny?
    Please send pics & price.
    singingwelder1@yahoo.com
    Thank...
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    TR2/3/3A Re: Moss Steering Rack Conversion

    TR3driver.
    Yes, I see the parts now at Moss. I have shims and gaskets already from trying to adjust using previous posts and manuals. I was there a few days ago (Moss) and could swear the part was...
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