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Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

qwerty wrote: As noted SKF also has this type of bearing.SKF is a quality brand, and normally my first choice for bearings. But I'm ...   11-11-2016 10:51 pm

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

Frank, The blue belt is from Gates Racing, a specialty division of Gates Rubber. Their part number T104RB. It's available from any ...   11-11-2016 10:42 pm

Cooling > Tip for water pump removal. Lotus 907 (7 replies - 2807 views)

qwerty wrote: Tim can you remember the bolt thread off the top of your head and i'll look them up and compare them with the hex ...   11-11-2016 04:30 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

Thanks for posting about the BECO bearing. I've not heard of that one before, and I'll add it to my list. Regards, Tim Engel ...   11-11-2016 03:54 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

It shouldn't be necessary. If you don't have a specific issue that needs a bandaid, then avoid using Loctite on studs (or bolts) ...   11-10-2016 07:02 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

Brett Gibson JH5 20497 wrote: I am in the process of bolting things back onto my rebuilt engine, and in doing so when I looked into ...   11-09-2016 06:58 am

Cooling > Tip for water pump removal. Lotus 907 (7 replies - 2807 views)

qwerty wrote: Button heads will clear easily although they are a fair bit weaker.As noted, button heads are weaker... I wouldn't use one. But ...   11-09-2016 06:19 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

Or, shown another way... ...   11-09-2016 06:13 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

Here is the page from the Lotus Esprit Turbo manual that talks about turning the eccentric tensioner counter-clockwise to tighten the timing belt. To get the ...   11-09-2016 06:09 am

Cooling > Tip for water pump removal. Lotus 907 (7 replies - 2807 views)

Some Allen drive cap screw heads (cheese heads) are taller than others, and can rub on the back of the pulley. Choose the ...   11-08-2016 03:19 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

Screenplay wrote: I also have a question: My current project, #18341, has a timing belt that rides near the rear edge of all of the toothed ...   11-08-2016 02:32 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

Screenplay wrote: I, too, ran one for many miles in the wrong position as I was following the instructions in the WSM. Thanks to Tim's tip ...   11-08-2016 02:17 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

When tensioning the timing belt, rotate the eccentric counter clockwise (as viewed looking at the front of the engine). If the eccentric is ...   11-07-2016 05:46 am

Engine & Transmission > Cam belt replacement (43 replies - 12898 views)

Brett Gibson JH5 20497 wrote: I cut one up just to see how tuff they are with an "OLFA" Knife box cutter, takes a little time ...   11-01-2016 11:42 pm

Engine & Transmission > Cam belt replacement (43 replies - 12898 views)

qwerty wrote: Thickness of the Gates Blue T104RB excluding tooth height is averaging 2.35 - 2.40mm measuread at various points around the belt and on both ...   11-01-2016 11:32 pm

Engine & Transmission > Cam belt replacement (43 replies - 12898 views)

qwerty wrote: Tim are there any specs on the HTD belt (which i was looking for but can't find the crank pulley, otherwise i would have ...   10-15-2016 09:46 pm

Engine & Transmission > Cam belt replacement (43 replies - 12898 views)

qwerty wrote: You can also replace the standard belt with a gates racing belt for apparently 3x the life. Gates Part # T104RBThe Gates Racing blue timing ...   10-15-2016 06:12 am

Engine & Transmission > Cam belt replacement (43 replies - 12898 views)

Joenpate56 wrote: I am replacing the old belt as it is several years (10+) old.The black, trapezoidal tooth timing belt is supposed to be replaced every ...   10-14-2016 02:29 am

Engine & Transmission > Cam belt replacement (43 replies - 12898 views)

Brett Gibson JH5 20497 wrote: (Snip)... cut the belt on the engine in half, length wise, then slide the new belt onto the pulleys (Snip)...dwalls1 wrote: (Snip)... ...   10-14-2016 01:30 am

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

qwerty wrote: Just checked the back of the cam gears and there's a black mark.... ....JUUUUUUST KIDDDING!! Keep that up and we'll make you go sit in ...   10-12-2016 08:00 am

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

Tim Murphy wrote: Hopefully, I will then keep quiet and let the other, more knowledgeable guys offer help :<)Discussion is good, don't go silent on us. Regards, Tim ...   10-12-2016 07:55 am

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

Tim Murphy wrote: (Snip)... With the engine running at 1k (25D Distributor), check the ignition timing at the crank pully, it is usually set around 8 ...   10-11-2016 04:53 am

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

qwerty wrote: I will be taking the cam covers off later this week or on the weekend. I will look for markings.The cam's ID marks are ...   10-10-2016 07:46 pm

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

qwerty wrote: Thinking out loud here, Could this be the end result of the Aux pulley being out by 1 or more teeth and correcting for ...   10-10-2016 07:38 pm

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

qwerty wrote: (Snip)... Maybe it does have non standard cams, as yet i do not know. Maybe it's to let the DHLA 45's breathe.Remove a cam ...   10-10-2016 07:24 pm

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

subwoofer wrote: You have both cams installed with Red Dot (110MOP) as the valid timing mark, but if I am not much mistaken they have been ...   10-10-2016 07:07 pm

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

qwerty wrote: Tim wrote: > If the cams are stock, and the pulleys are 110/100 (97), > then the best cam timing to use is 110 IN ...   10-10-2016 06:56 pm

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

qwerty wrote: (Snip)... I doubt is has a different Cam but i will check ...how do i check? On the stock, OEM cams, there were marks on ...   10-10-2016 06:52 pm

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

JHPS allows file attachments up to 102kb, and your drawing is only 17kb. Do you have a higher resolution version that you could ...   10-10-2016 06:30 am

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

The second file, the camshaft drawing, is pretty illegible. I've reversed the color bias so that it has a white background, but the ...   10-10-2016 05:57 am

Cooling > rebuilding the water pump (11 replies - 5657 views)

Brett Gibson JH5 20497 wrote: You can buy the bearing for $13.10 and the seal for $10.80 from JAE and do it yourself, they even have ...   08-01-2016 02:43 am

Cooling > rebuilding the water pump (11 replies - 5657 views)

Brett Gibson JH5 20497 wrote: (Snip)... A new impeller cost about $40 but most of the time you can re-use your old one, or better yet ...   08-01-2016 01:43 am

Engine & Transmission > Oil Pressure too high (23 replies - 7032 views)

907 Oil Pressure Specs Jensen-Healey at normal operating temp (hot) 60 psi (4.2 kg/ sq cm) at 2500 rpm J-H's 60 psi oil pressure spec is possible, but ...   08-01-2016 01:23 am

Engine & Transmission > cams, valve timing and ignition timing (106 replies - 44855 views)

I'm late to this thread, sorry if I'm beating a dead horse. Westsideclay, Subwoofer and Brett have given you good advice on how to time ...   05-10-2016 07:59 am

Engine & Transmission > Belt idler pulley and bearings. (56 replies - 14098 views)

Frank, Jensen-Healy 'assembled' eccentric tensioner Industry Standard ball bearings, such as ... INA 6005-2RS ID .............. 0.9843" (25mm) OD ............. 1.8504" (47 mm) Thickness: ... 0.4724" (12 mm) Two ...   05-05-2016 03:29 pm

Miscellaneous > Spring Kick-Off Car Show (0 replies - 1058 views)

Every Spring in the Twin Cities, Minnesota, there's a mixed-Marque, vintage-foreign car show called the Spring Kick-Off Car Show. It's 'all foreign', but ...   05-04-2016 04:14 pm

Electrical & Instruments > Lucas Windshield Wiper ID (1 reply - 1586 views)

The windshield wiper gearmotor has some ID marks stamped on the gearbox cover (not on the motor). It should be something like: 75720A PARK ...   03-29-2016 09:13 pm

Projects > Got it started (76 replies - 28846 views)

I know, I'm very late, but I just ran across this thread. Maybe this will be of use to the next guy.Bfitz241 wrote: The ...   02-21-2016 12:49 am

Wheels > Stock wheel offset (19 replies - 13748 views)

I've harvested the following from somewhere on the Internet, and cannot verify it's accuracy. Use at your own risk. Jensen Healey Wheels. 13 x 5.5 ...   02-21-2016 12:03 am

Electrical & Instruments > Starter Solenoid (4 replies - 2739 views)

NigelK wrote: OK so the red / white ignition wire should be attached to the diagonally mounted spade terminal NOT to the smaller spade terminal marked ...   02-07-2016 06:44 am


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