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11-07-18, 08:57 AM
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Posted By KansasCityREPU

The rear engine hook bolt does not have threads...

The rear engine hook bolt does not have threads in the transmission. This is why there is a nut on the back side. The purpose of this bolt is for engine install alignment AND so the hook can be...
09-04-18, 10:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By t_g_farrell

Installed these all in 2016 and have had zero...

Installed these all in 2016 and have had zero issues since then. Some of the cheapie 10 packs may have bad bulbs in them but for the price, a few bad ones is not bad. As with a lot of electronic...
08-30-18, 10:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 444
Posted By DivinDriver

No. The gauges are illuminated but the needles...

No. The gauges are illuminated but the needles are not; the whole gauge face is edge-lit to provide light for the needles.

The bulbs do plate up with time, but even with brand-new bulbs the SA...
08-04-18, 04:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 610
Posted By KansasCityREPU

Yes - those are the timing marks.

Yes - those are the timing marks.
Forum: Build Threads
07-08-18, 12:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,484
Posted By spokanerxdude

WA You will also need and engine analyzer, here is...

You will also need and engine analyzer, here is an ebay link to the one I use for adjusting points (Dwell) I've used it for decades works great and you can't get confused because it asks for number...
Forum: Build Threads
06-10-18, 12:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,484
Posted By Jeff20B

Floats don't magically go out of adjustment....

Floats don't magically go out of adjustment. Float bowl vent solenoid might be sticking / gummed up. Or the rubber tips on the needles are old and hard.
Forum: Build Threads
05-23-18, 08:25 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,484
Posted By Banzai

Try tapping on the small rectangular relay box...

Try tapping on the small rectangular relay box under the rubber cover and clamped next to the headlight motor. You can remove the rubber and the actual metal cover has a few tabs that hold it on....
04-09-18, 09:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 422
Posted By t_g_farrell

Right, except when the float closes it just...

Right, except when the float closes it just forces the gas to flow to the return line. Theres no valve or anything. Thats one reason there has to be a restrictor on the return line so that the...
01-31-18, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 561
Posted By t_g_farrell

The choke valve is tied to the accerator linkage...

The choke valve is tied to the accerator linkage and won't close further with the cable until the accelerator moves some. At least thats the way I remember it. Its also tied into it as a fast idle...
01-05-18, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By insightful

corroded, not iced.

corroded, not iced.
01-04-18, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By KansasCityREPU

The choke it operated via the sensor in the back...

The choke it operated via the sensor in the back of the water pump. It engaged a magnet in the choke. Once the car is at temp, the sensor value toggles and releases the choke.

If you can't pull...
01-04-18, 04:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By Sgtblue

Yes. The cable may be frozen and you need to...

Yes. The cable may be frozen and you need to download a copy of the Factory Service Manual from the FAQ sticky at the top of this section.
10-22-17, 12:07 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,544
Posted By RXrick

Thank you! What does Atkins have to do with this...

Thank you! What does Atkins have to do with this pump? Mazdatrix sells the same OEM ($344.) I think you mean you strongly suggest I drain the tank no matter what?

Who is Jim Ellis?

I...
10-21-17, 10:51 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,544
Posted By GSLSEforme

Looks to be the fuel pump is the culprit here....

Looks to be the fuel pump is the culprit here. Since you discarded the original, you'll need the complete assembly from Mazda. You posted the pic of correct one previously in your thread from Atkins....
10-14-16, 02:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,235
Posted By jdel

I'm pretty confident that making 10 posts will...

I'm pretty confident that making 10 posts will allow you to edit your information. That's what gets you out of the "new member" section and into the real world.
03-27-13, 09:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,528
Posted By Glazedham42

1) I'm pretty certain that the throttle shafts...

1) I'm pretty certain that the throttle shafts are stainless steel. I took mine and had them plated after I machined them down, but I think even if you don't you'll be okay. The ones you pulled out...
07-05-12, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,425
Posted By 83Limited

I used black weatherstrip adhesive on...

I used black weatherstrip adhesive on mine.....worked great
09-03-10, 12:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,106
Posted By renns

rxtasy3, that's interesting. Others on this...

rxtasy3, that's interesting. Others on this forum had reported good luck with the 1aauto seals. The Metro product looked good, and made in USA I assumed was a good thing. Fitment in the groove...
07-16-07, 02:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,862
Posted By Markusr2001

Check your alternator. I had the same problem...

Check your alternator.
I had the same problem with my 1979 RX-7. One massive backfire and suddenly my original alternator died. I replaced it with a brand new one and the backfiring stopped -...
08-09-05, 07:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,862
Posted By mar3

A word of caution...I've lost two 12A's to...

A word of caution...I've lost two 12A's to backfire....sure they were long in the tooth to begin with, but they would've each gone at least another 6,000 miles without the death backfires...:cool:
11-18-02, 04:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 594
Posted By jeremy

especially if you are wearing contacts, lol. its...

especially if you are wearing contacts, lol. its easy. pull the rubber lines off. i thought it was easier to just pull the filler with the tank. the hardlines are decently easy. i had to do my main...
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