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    TR6 » I will not be buffing out -opinions?

    A large free came down while I was working on my TR6 in the driveway. The on!y thing that was lucky is me going in the house for a break when it happened. It came across the car at a 45 degree...
  2. Re: Bugeye generator/alternator conversion question

    Here is a post of the directions as well as a pic of the generator and alternator610656106661067.
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    Thanks Doug. It makes sense that the heavier terminal on the back would be the postive, but I was not sure. I was disappointed by the spade connections. I want to keep the original eye type fittings...
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  5. Bugeye generator/alternator conversion question

    I took the advice from some of you in an earlier post and purchased an alternator. I finally found one of the alternators that are housed in a C40 like body and still accepts the mechanical tach...
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    Re: Bugeye electrical questions

    Definitely sounds familiar. How do you know how much amperage is being drawn with all the various things on? If I can’t have everything on, I may very well go with an alternator. I still have to go...
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    Re: Bugeye electrical questions

    I do have solid state innards in my voltage regulator. The charging light did come on at some point, but I can't remember when it did come on. The belt is only 6 or 7 years old, and it is a little...
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    Bugeye electrical questions

    Hi all,
    I took my Bugeye down the freeway this morning. I had the lights, windshield wipers, heater, and gps all going. After about an hour, I noticed the gps stating that external power was being...
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    Re: Bugeye oil pan help

    Thanks for the help. I already glued the gasket and let it dry overnight. I will cut the seals so that they extend the same amount as the rest of the seal. Do you put sealant on the seals? I had a...
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    Bugeye oil pan help

    I am hoping someone can help me out. I have a Bugeye with a stock 948. Just got my gaskets and front and rear seals from Moss for the oil pan. The gaskets fit perfect, however the front and rear...
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    General TR » Re: TR6 won’t start, no lights

    I was very appreciative for all the help. I was especially grateful for Randall’s detailed help. I think if you worry about who might be offended, you would not be able go say anything. I appreciate...
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    Best glue for rubber door panels?

    I have held off putting in the ribbed panels in my bugeye doors because I know it is going to be trouble. Any suggestions on how to glue these in? Contact cement does not seam like a good option in...
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    General TR » Re: TR6 won’t start, no lights

    Problem fixed! I traced the break in the power coming into the ignition switch. The previous owner had siced wire, but failed to make a good connection. I ohmed the old switch, and it was bad also....
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    General TR » Re: TR6 won’t start, no lights

    Thanks. I ordered the book. I have a 69. Thanks for the detailed instructions! I just got a tester and some leads. I am not home at the moment, but I will post what I found. Thanks everyone for the...
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    General TR » Re: TR6 won’t start, no lights

    So, battery is fully charged. I cleaned the posts and grounding strap to the body. No change. I also cleaned connections to the starter. My car is still absolutely dead. I really don’t understand...
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    General TR » TR6 won’t start, no lights

    The last couple of times I started my TR6, the ignition switch would only work after I turned the key back and forth a few times, but now nothing happens. I figured it may be the ignition switch, so...
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    General TR » Ignition lock barrel help

    While removing my ignition lock barrel from my TR6, the button/spring that holds it in shot off to the great abyss of my shop floor. Does anyone have a used lock barrel with a key(s) I could buy? Not...
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    TR6 » Re: Chrome bezel removal tool? Knob removal?

    Thanks Randall. That sounds like a tool I can make. I will try your method on the knob removal. They went on easily when I put them on 12 years ago. It sure seems like they shrunk. I would guess that...
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    TR6 » Chrome bezel removal tool? Knob removal?

    I am hoping someone can help me. I am having trouble removing the chrome bezel on my ignition switch. Is there a special tool for this? Does anyone know where I can get one? Also, I am trying to...
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    Re: Bugeye drum to disk brake conversion

    Anyone know if the original a-arms can be used with the new system? I had my originals rebuilt, and then I welded the correct backing plates in to add a sway bar. I was hoping to just swap these so I...
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    Re: Bugeye drum to disk brake conversion

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    Re: Bugeye drum to disk brake conversion

    Just emailed Gerards and one of the companies on ebay. I will let you know what I find.
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    Re: Bugeye drum to disk brake conversion

    Thanks on the steering rack info. I tried going to Gerard's Garage, but was not able to contact him or get prices. When I push the contact hyperlink, it just says error, file not found. Could I get...
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    Re: Bugeye drum to disk brake conversion

    First of all, thanks for all the information. A little bit overwhelming I admit. It looks like I can use a Sprite or Midget from 62-67. I am going to have Gerard rebuild my spare master cylinder so...
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    Re: Bugeye drum to disk brake conversion

    So, would any year midget with disk brakes work? What years would I be looking at?
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