<VV> Another 140 question or 3
corvairduval at cox.net
Mon Jan 13 23:11:08 EST 2020
All the ones I've seen were orange.
Both orange on the gear and a splotch of orange on the can (if rust
hadn't worn it off....).
On 1/13/2020 9:07 AM, Harry Yarnell (Verizon) via VirtualVairs wrote:
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> From: VirtualVairs [mailto:virtualvairs-bounces at corvair.org] On Behalf Of
> Randy (Cap'n) Hook via VirtualVairs
> Sent: Sunday, January 12, 2020 7:36 PM
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> Subject: <VV> Another 140 question or 3
> Hi there,
> It's me again. And no, you haven't been hacked. I have another 140
> question or 3: #1. You say I can use primary carbs as secondaries. Fair
> enough. Does the year matter? What about jet size? And if I use '65 and
> up carbs, does the power enrichment circuit need to be disabled? I have a
> decent set of '63 primaries I could possibly use. #2. I finally got said
> assembly out of the car last evening. Upon checking the governer, I noticed
> it had a big splotch of orange paint on the end. What color is a 140
> governer's paint spotch supposed to be? I can't remember and couldn't find
> it mentioned anywhere in the tech guide or '65 shop manual. I'm thinking
> it's supposed to be a purple paint splotch. #3. If it turns out to be a
> wrong governer, coupled with the wrong distributor, any advice on how to set
> this thing up for driveability? (NOT rippin' and tearin') It also has a
> 3:55 non-posi diff.
> As always, thanks in advance for all your help and advice.
> Randy (Cap'n) Hook
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