<VV> Another start problem

Frank DuVal corvairduval at cox.net
Sun May 8 23:52:27 EDT 2016

Very typical of a loose rivet flywheel.

Do not just replace the pressure plate without removing the flywheel and 
testing for the loose rivet problem.

Dave Motohead on Corvair Center Forum has a video on testing flywheels.


Frank DuVal

On 5/8/2016 11:00 PM, Jerry Brown via VirtualVairs wrote:
> Just had a start problem with a 140 engine. The starter engaged and the starter snout broke. The owner didn't tell me he had a bad spot on the ring gear. Son in the morning I remove the engine. I think the timing is off to. I should have suspected something when he said he had a new starter installed. Jerry Brown

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