All automotive including antique and collectible. However if the car has been modified I can only answer in general terms and maybe get you pointed in the right direction.
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More than I care to remember. Basically Franklin Technical Institute in Boston, Northeastern University, Fitchburg State Teachers College, Tufts University, and a lot of factory schools along the way.
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This system uses a switch mounted on the throttle body of the carburetor . when the throttle is depressed and there is no intake manifold vacuum (engine not running) the switch allows the starter to engage
I have a question, is this car one that engages the starter swhen you turn the key all of the way over for when you press the gas pedal?
The oil viscosity rating 10-30 is actually 10W-30. It means that the oil will pour when cold as a straight 10 designated oil. The second number, in this case the 30 means that the oil will stand up to
I think that you have called the problem correctly, I agree with the directional light switch, a common problem in the day. Replacing the switch is relatively straight forward and fairly simple. Pull the
This is one of those questions that goes not have one set answer. If the engine is mostly original and has not been rebuilt back to close tolrances then I would use a 30W with an API rating of at least