Search results

  1. J

    1996 Bronco Not Planned Restoration

    Also NOT getting in ANY hurry applying the paint. That is where you can mess up really quick. Take your time and think ahead.
  2. J

    1996 Bronco Not Planned Restoration

    Well when you find him. Then ask him. I,m sure he or she--would rather paint them off--while they are off. Everything would be easy to get too.. Make sure you ask plenty of questions and check out their shop and see if they have a humidifer.To keep the moisture out of the air. Painting without...
  3. J

    1996 Bronco Not Planned Restoration

    Why not ask the painter and let him choose. I,d think he would rather paint them before he put them on.. I would.
  4. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Last night I went over about 3 or 4 of the cars . Done it all BUT,adjusted the float. My cousin,s son is gonna adjust them for me.He,s a pretty good mechanic. I,ll let you know when I start back on it soon.Thanks alot and take it easy.
  5. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Well hello Tiha, yes your right BUT---I put a new pump valve in and it is not leaking their. I did find a small gap--on the top --where the gasket is.Which would cause a leak their. It leaked at the bottom gasket--the side and top. So when I get back after while. I,m gonna hit it again. I,m...
  6. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Its a 2100. I,m gonna hit it when I get back from Summersville. . Only 2 ways it can go--into the motor top part OR drift back toward the mechanical fuel pump into the motor--if it has a bad diaphgram.. This NEW STUFF you buy now days is mostly junk..Next fuel pump I,ll buy will be the one...
  7. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Well I checked the carb today and the gas went down about half. Suggesting I do have a leak in the fuel bowl and the shadowy top gasket tells me its also the leak on top. Tomorrow when I get time. I,ll get back on it. I picked up the carb kit and think I,ll rebuild another tonight. Paying...
  8. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Thia,I just took the top of the carb off and DID see a little a LITTLE difference in the gasket and it was near the bowl .That WOULD LEAK. Also the fuel bowl was dry . I went ahead and filled it up and WILL check to see if any went DOWN when I get back. I,ll keep you posted.Thank and have a...
  9. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    I,ll also take the top off before I leave and see that the float bowl IS FULL of gas and check it when I get back. If it,s down. We will KNOW it is leaking. Thanks and have a good day.
  10. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Tiha,I believe you just answered my problem . With your last answer. Is the gasket cut wrong. I remember one one kit the gasket would NOT fit right and I had to cut some off of it to fit. I,ll check back this even .When I get back from running errands. Its nice out hear now,. Hope it stays like...
  11. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Tomorrow I,ll check out the float and needle . I put a new one in it the other day,but it could still be bad.
  12. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    I,m not gonna let it beat me.
  13. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    I even put in a new pump in the bottom of the carb . ,but one night I was watching Mikes carb on YOU TUBE and he said if it backfire once. It coould blow out the pump on the carb. I am supppose to pick up a new kit tomorrow and take it from their.
  14. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Its will start upand about a minute gas starts coming through the base gasket .Then around the lever where it goes through the side of the carb. I even put on a gas regulator--adjusted it down to 1 and 1/3 pounds and a fuel pressure gauge. I have had about 6 or 7 different carbs with new...
  15. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    You name it --from the base all the way to the top gasket. The one on the bronco got me so made. I started to take my 45 and put HER out of my misery. I have put all new gaskets,everything cleaned out. Could it be possed? I,m about ready to order me a new one of of National Carbeurator out of...
  16. J

    Carbeurator stopped up

    Well I rebuilt the carb and about 7 others and the damn things all leaked. I wathed Mike,s carb on youtube and he said the were putting on some bad gaskets now. That won,t stop the gas--like they used to. I bought some gasket material and guess I,ll have to make my own. I got the old truck...
  17. J

    1996 Bronco Not Planned Restoration

    MAKE SURE--NO GAS is near..Make sure it is safely away and keep a couple of fire extinguishers handy. You never know when you need one. Accidents do happen and sometimes we get carried away and forget. Grinders can throw sparks a good distance and it only takes one. You all are doing great...
  18. J

    Project Tetanus/ the mail order Bronco.

    I think it happens to just you and I. Alot of people won,t admit it. haha
  19. J

    Project Tetanus/ the mail order Bronco.

    I do the same thing,but when mom was living she would get on me for not useing his tools and wanted to know why/ I told her if I lost one or broke one I d get mad at myself and I,ll just go buy one and if I loose it or break it--it would be mine and I wouldn,t be mad over dad,s tools. I ,ll...
  20. J

    My 78

    Sounds like you have nice weather to get out and do something. We had had nothing but rain and cold. As soon as it breaks I,ll be out in it tinkering. I finished up a couple of wood pieces on a gun and they look nice. How,s the bumper coming along? I think I head over to Summersville...
Top