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1. [oletrucks] Truck Stalls (score: 1)
Date: Sun, 5 Mar 2006 14:34:45 EST
Hi all - I haven't been very active on the list in several years though I still follow the digest. I have a 48 3/4 ton w/original 216 engine. The engine runs fairly well, but I've developed a recent
/html/oletrucks/2006-03/msg00008.html (7,515 bytes)

2. [oletrucks] 216 engine for sale (score: 1)
Date: Sun, 8 Sep 2002 22:58:43 EDT
I have a spare 216 complete engine (1948) for sale. I purchased it during the rebuild of my truck several years ago as "insurance" that my original engine would come back to life OK. The engine was p
/html/oletrucks/2002-09/msg00062.html (7,158 bytes)

3. Re: [oletrucks] hood strip repair (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 03 Jan 2002 13:59:13 EST
There are tabs on the strip that are bent over through slots in the hood. The front is held in place by the stainless or chrome name plate. Emory Hodges 48 Chevy 3/4 ton "Rack" oletr
/html/oletrucks/2002-01/msg00021.html (7,288 bytes)

4. Re: [oletrucks] Exhaust System (score: 1)
Date: Tue, 7 Aug 2001 21:52:15 EDT
On the exhaust, I ordered mine complete from American Classic - fit fine - had to slightly shorten the tail pipe at the muffler (and ream). No real problems with fit or installation and mine is a 3/4
/html/oletrucks/2001-08/msg00076.html (8,013 bytes)

5. Re: [oletrucks] Wheel cylinder parts needed (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2001 21:46:41 EDT
I may have some of the used pistons but won't be able to check for a week or You may try AllParts in Louisiana, MO 314-754-4545. I've purchased some brake parts (rebuild kit and master cylinder) from
/html/oletrucks/2001-07/msg00441.html (8,030 bytes)

6. Re: [oletrucks] What tire size ?? (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2001 21:30:51 EDT
The minimum recommended rim width for 235/70R16 is 6.0". The closest modern size would be LT215/85R16 (min recommended rim is 5.5"). You would probably be OK with the 5" rims. Originally it had a nar
/html/oletrucks/2001-06/msg00432.html (7,569 bytes)

7. Re: [oletrucks] Rattle cans (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 3 May 2001 22:03:49 EDT
I used Hirsch engine paint for my '48 216 engine. I was satisfied with the paint. A little expensive by mail order but the only source I found for the original grey color. Emory Hodg
/html/oletrucks/2001-05/msg00075.html (7,325 bytes)

8. [oletrucks] 6/12 Automatic Battery (score: 1)
Date: Sun, 20 May 2001 21:30:54 EDT
I wanted to share my weekend project: There was some talk about this battery on the list some months ago. Most preferred going to a 12 V conversion or even 8 volt. I decided to give the 6/12 "automat
/html/oletrucks/2001-05/msg00411.html (8,813 bytes)

9. Re: [oletrucks] 6/12 Automatic Battery (score: 1)
Date: Mon, 21 May 2001 21:49:12 EDT
You're exactly right - don't necessarily need two batteries - - - Antiqueautobattery also sells a 12/6 battery with the single center tap for the 6 V accessories. If you have both 6 and 12V accessor
/html/oletrucks/2001-05/msg00440.html (11,830 bytes)

10. Re: [oletrucks] Project Book (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 23 May 2001 20:44:42 EDT
I have kept my receipts etc. in a file and a record in Paradox database. I do add it up from time to time to remind me why the 48 Chevy is in the garage and the 97 F150 is in the driveway. I have inc
/html/oletrucks/2001-05/msg00480.html (9,151 bytes)

11. Re: [oletrucks] Stuck glove box door.....aaarrrrgggghhhh (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2001 21:31:09 EDT
Been there - almost exactly as you describe. Problem was the amount of bend in the tongue on the back of the glove box door. I don't recall which way is too much (I'm on vacation and away from the t
/html/oletrucks/2001-04/msg00328.html (8,290 bytes)

12. Re: [oletrucks] Installing Windows (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2001 19:27:59 EDT
One of the best lubricants for installing windows is a big tube of "personal lubricant" like K-Y or the generic equivalents. They are water soluable, don't dry out too fast, and won't harm rubber (th
/html/oletrucks/2001-04/msg00541.html (8,048 bytes)

13. Re: [oletrucks] Tires (score: 1)
Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2001 20:53:08 EST
Factors influencing hydroplaning include: Contact footprint shape - the 275's are wide but read on... Speed - faster is more likely to hydroplane. Inflation pressure - higher is better but stay in a
/html/oletrucks/2001-02/msg00256.html (8,657 bytes)

14. Re: [oletrucks] Heater Control Valves--anyone rebuilt one? (score: 1)
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2001 22:47:26 EST
I had mine rebuilt by "Heater Valve King" in CA in 1997. Wasn't cheap at $84 but did a great job. Found him in Hemmings. I remember telling my wife it looked better than any jewelry she had. Of cours
/html/oletrucks/2001-01/msg00093.html (9,750 bytes)

15. Re: [oletrucks] off topic love my truck (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 10 Jan 2001 22:04:55 EST
I second your experience!!! Last week, I had some work done on my wife's 97 Chrysler van - Water pump - $200; Belt/Tensioner - another $150, O2 sensor $200, Transmission range sensor $200. They wante
/html/oletrucks/2001-01/msg00200.html (7,907 bytes)

16. Re: [oletrucks] Painting the Steering Wheel (score: 1)
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2000 22:01:53 EST
My steering wheel was painted with the interior - interior color and clear coat. I've not had good luck using the rattle can type clear coat on other projects (peeling after a short time). I'd sugge
/html/oletrucks/2000-12/msg00190.html (7,656 bytes)

17. Re: [oletrucks] Speedometer needed (score: 1)
Date: Mon, 13 Nov 2000 21:51:02 EST
I had the same problem several months ago. I got another speedometer and had the same thing happen to it while disassembling it. A fellow list member sent me some type of cable connector (I think) th
/html/oletrucks/2000-11/msg00374.html (8,236 bytes)

18. Re: [oletrucks] Speedometer needed (score: 1)
Date: Tue, 14 Nov 2000 21:43:03 EST
The fix I described is for the speedometer needle shaft not the cable. I think I mis-spoke a bit using the term "cable connector." I think it is a connector for coax type TV cable not speedometer cab
/html/oletrucks/2000-11/msg00401.html (9,811 bytes)

19. Re: [oletrucks] Paint codes (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2000 21:44:54 EDT
My 48 3600 is the Mariner blue the codes were: Dulux 93-63203; Duco 246632-03; Dupont 63203. This is the dark blue. The Windsor blue is a light blue. You can see the blue on my truck at: http://chevy
/html/oletrucks/2000-10/msg00468.html (8,041 bytes)

20. Re: [oletrucks] Glass on an AD (score: 1)
Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2000 21:58:20 EDT
Two more suggestions: 1) the back glass - I recall the gasket goes in the opening then the glass into the gasket - then the lock strip. Use wood "popcicle sticks" instead of screw drivers to avoid da
/html/oletrucks/2000-10/msg00470.html (9,016 bytes)

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