Rising Sun Member Forums  

Go Back   Rising Sun Member Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 377
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: kurtnkegger
Forum: General Tech Forum Yesterday, 09:53 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Jackson, I had Gunn remove the dowels, and had...

Jackson, I had Gunn remove the dowels, and had intended for them to install new. They apparently couldn't source any, so I straightened the old ones back out (the old ones were kinda crushed from the...
Forum: General Tech Forum Yesterday, 06:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 872
Posted By kurtnkegger
Thanks for posting part numbers Matt. I called...

Thanks for posting part numbers Matt. I called Stevenson last week and was told the hose from the pipe to the engine are NLA...Hmmm...I'll call them with the part number you supplied.
Forum: For Sale / Wanted 05-02-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 69
Posted By kurtnkegger
Matt, I have the springs, and shocks etc that I...

Matt, I have the springs, and shocks etc that I picked up from Romer last summer that I won't have time anytime soon to install. Yours, or anyones if you would like them.

I think he has a '76, You...
Forum: General Tech Forum 05-02-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Things are coming together pretty well for me...

Things are coming together pretty well for me right now...Got the head on and torqued down, started at 50ft/lb, and went up by 10ft/lb increments until 90.

When installing the studs in the side...
Forum: General Tech Forum 05-01-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Moving closer to completion! Among cleaning and...

Moving closer to completion! Among cleaning and painting engine components ( I hope the engine paints hold up for a little while, anyway), I set the head (on a piece of cardboard) on the...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-30-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 872
Posted By kurtnkegger
Matt, I purchased the same heater kit from Shane....

Matt, I purchased the same heater kit from Shane. My foam was short too. I improvised like you did to make it all work. I thought maybe I didn't do something right, and that's why I was short...Until...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-29-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 872
Posted By kurtnkegger
+1...I think that could be buffed out :lmao:

+1...I think that could be buffed out :lmao:
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-28-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Whew! I'm happy to hear the oil lube is just...

Whew! I'm happy to hear the oil lube is just fine.

I moved forward tonight by getting the cam installed, as well as setting the front and rear main seals.
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-27-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
I was reading a thread on Mud today that stated...

I was reading a thread on Mud today that stated assembly lube should be applied to the skirt of the freshly installed piston, with a light oil (WD40 type) should be applied to the rings while...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-26-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Thanks Marco, The tight ring was in the keeper...

Thanks Marco, The tight ring was in the keeper groove in the piston. I had to buy a new feeler gauge that went smaller, as mine only went down to .006, and it was a smaller gap.

All ring end...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-26-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
The compression ring on #2 fell within...

The compression ring on #2 fell within specification, that's a good thing...

I got the crank shaft installed, pistons in, and reassembled my rocker arm assembly. I even got the :Princess: busy this...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-25-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Thanks Jeff, good to get feed back from you....

Thanks Jeff, good to get feed back from you. Being this is the first engine I've been in, I appreciate information from seasoned veterans :bowdown:

My compression ring on #2 seems a little...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-25-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Quick question...I've seen two different ways to...

Quick question...I've seen two different ways to mash plastigage...One all dry, one with the plastic on the dry shaft, with the bearing oiled up.

What do you think? I measured my main bearings today...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-24-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Does anyone have an extra aircleaner clip they...

Does anyone have an extra aircleaner clip they could part with?
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-24-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
I brought my old lifters to Gunn to have them...

I brought my old lifters to Gunn to have them look at wear, etc to see if they could be refaced without problems. Upon inspection, it was recommended I buy new as the face of almost all had some...
Forum: General Chit Chat 04-23-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 141
Posted By kurtnkegger
How did you run your wiring to the roof top...

How did you run your wiring to the roof top lights? just want to know how you kept everything waterproof.
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-23-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
My order for new lifters has been cancelled at...

My order for new lifters has been cancelled at Northern Auto Parts, because ITM lifters are back ordered with an indefinite supply time...the FLAPS have lifters listed, but non in town, and a price...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-22-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Great information there, Jeff. Think I'll just...

Great information there, Jeff. Think I'll just buy the new lifters...Get-er-dun right. I'm this far in, and there is a lot of sensuous work (Sensuous in there, you might as well...) New lifters are...
Forum: General Chit Chat 04-22-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 899
Views: 60,633
Posted By kurtnkegger
I like the lock on the back door of that Chinook

I like the lock on the back door of that Chinook
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-22-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Thanks for the pictures Jackson! The visual with...

Thanks for the pictures Jackson! The visual with explanation brings it all together for me. I'm going to get my lifters and give them a good looking over.

Gunn called again...my head is done...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-21-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
OK, I found I have an insulator from a different...

OK, I found I have an insulator from a different year, and don't need that port...

Just got a call from Gunn, and they are having a tough time getting lifters for the engine. They can get them, but...
Forum: General Chit Chat 04-16-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 899
Views: 60,633
Posted By kurtnkegger
I thought this was a funny sticker to have on a...

I thought this was a funny sticker to have on a FJ Cruiser...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-14-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
Thanks for the words Jeff. I've looked at...

Thanks for the words Jeff. I've looked at California emissions drawings, and don't see anything that connects to the carb insulator. I think my emissions system is complete, and think this insulator...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-10-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
OK, one more thing...I have a funky tube coming...

OK, one more thing...I have a funky tube coming off of my carb to intake insulator which had a crappy rubber cap to plug a vacuum leak.

Would it be too redneck to just put a screw in there with a...
Forum: General Tech Forum 04-10-2015, 09:33 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 3,807
Posted By kurtnkegger
I need to replace the old, rock-hard, rubber hose...

I need to replace the old, rock-hard, rubber hose from the PCV to the intake. The hose from the air pump to the filter housing, and others. I was thinking about using silicone hose for replacement....
Showing results 1 to 25 of 377

 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:05 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.