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    Plastic Battery boxes

    Moss motors & TRF have battery boxes for TR's that run about $60 each. I found a very good substitute at Sears marine supplies ... a battery box for a boat. They come in 2 sizes. I got the large...
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    TR4/4A TR-4 Transmission/OD leak

    Had engine & Trans/OD rebuilt, new gears etc. 1500 miles ago. I know the crank pan leaks, but not bad. But I have a transmissinon oil leak someplace. Anybody have any suggestions as to what it...
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    Using inner tubes in radial tires

    Just rec'd my Kumho tires, 165-80-15, to mount on wire wheels. The tire side wall says tubeless tire. Is there a problem using tubes in a tubeless tire?
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    TR4/4A Re: Adjusting valves on a TR-4

    I put a monkey wrench on the fan hub, but that is almost impossible to turn.
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    Re: A little primer for Tex Springback Mirror

    What is the TEX web site URL? Andy, yelsink
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    ZDDPlus oil additive

    Recently heard about ZDDPlus oil additive and the need for Zinc for the valve tappets. I have been running the engine for about 4000 miles since engine rebuild w/o ZDDPlus additive, using Castrol...
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    TR4/4A Adjusting valves on a TR-4

    Have a '64 TR-4 with 50,000 miles and am 5000 miles off an engine rebuild (I did not do the rebuild). I attempted to adjust the valves, cold, took out the plugs, put trans in neutral, took off fan...
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    TR4/4A Re: '64 TR-4 tires w/ wire wheels

    Thanks to all the good info on buying tires. I had been looking at Kumho Power Star tires but just wanted to check with the "experts" to make sure I didn't miss something. Thanks again, Andy
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    TR4/4A '64 TR-4 tires w/ wire wheels

    Good place to buy (online) tires.
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    Brake & Clutch Master Cylinders

    Both cyliders have push rods that look alike, but one is longer. After rebuilding the cylinders, I may have mixed them and installed them incorrectly. Which cylinder uses the longer rod.
    This on a...
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    TR4/4A TR-4 Wire Wheels & Tires

    Just got new wires from Moss and want to put on new tires too. Where can I find the Moss recommended tire sze: 175/80R15? That don't cost more than the wires. Tried Hendrix, but quit selling this...
  12. Thread: timing Latest

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    Re: timing up-date

    It is very important to get proper vacuum advance to have the proper size vacuum line from the carb to the distributor. My TR-4 use a 1/8" copper tube, you can guess the inside diameter. A larger...
  13. Thread: TR-4 fenders

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    TR4/4A TR-4 fenders

    Need the two rear fenders for a TR-4. Dents OK, but no rust ... got plenty of that! Least I could use would be the "B" post sections.
  14. Re: Painting wheels -powder coat vs conventional p

    Does anybody know about PC wire wheels?
  15. Thread: tires & tubes

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    Re: tires & tubes

    That sounds good, but I went there and they don't have any tubes and don't carry the size I need, 165R-15. Did you change sizes?
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    TR4/4A Re: Yellow plastic fan in early TR4?

    Im put one in and have about 3/4" clearance. It does a better job of cooling.
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    TR4/4A Re: Yellow plastic fan in early TR4?

    I put the same yellow fan on my TR-4. It helps to reduce the temperature too. I live in South carolina and it is getting to the upper 90's now, maybe even 100 on Sunday. I notice your commission...
  18. Thread: tires & tubes

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    tires & tubes

    Where's a good place to buy tires & tubes for TR-4 with wire wheels? yelsink@juno.com
  19. Thread: Connecting rod

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    Connecting rod

    Need a connecting rod for 1964 TR-4 engine, 2138cc. Anybody know where I can find one? yelsink@juno.com
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    TR4/4A Re: windshield gasket replacement on a TR-4

    Thanks for the info. You coming near South Carolina anytime soon ... I could use your expertise. Andy
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    TR4/4A Re: windshield gasket replacement on a TR-4

    Thanks for the reply. I have the 1963 Shop manual, blue loose leaf. Nothing in it about replacing the glass. What shop manual are you referring to?
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    TR4/4A windshield gasket replacement on a TR-4

    Any hints or warnings on replacing the rubber gasket on a windshield?
  23. Thread: TR4 Fan Belt

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    TR4/4A Re: TR4 Fan Belt

    I don't understand ... I have no problem slipping the thick belt out and replacing it. My TR-4, #30559,maybe later than yours. Maybe you can change out the Fan extension hub ... mine allows a lot...
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    Timing chain tensioner spring

    I am confused. I've had 2 springs break and now looking thru Victoria British & Moss catalogs it appears that the TR-4 spring is different from the TR-250 spring. Is this correct. The last broken...
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    TR4/4A TR-4 timing chain

    Have 1964 TR-4 and have broken 2 timing chain spring tensioners. What might be causing this?
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