Recent content by gringeltaube

  1. gringeltaube

    M1009 Is there a guide for rebuilding the Saginaw Double Cardin CV?

    Yep, and also after seeing that "weld"... I'd recommend finding a good take-out part and replace the whole shaft. Of course, it never hurts learning how things (should) work.
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    Hmmwv titled, in the Northeast. $10k

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    1952 M35 Gasser ignition?

    That would be TM 9-2320-209-20 (Feb 1965), Section VI, starting on page 107: Troubleshooting the electrical system. (This is a 64MB manual and I don't think we have it uploaded yet, in our library. I will try later on...) Following 6 pages cover the ignition system.... (extracted from above...
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    G pump and Hydraulic Head Removal

    Done so. Thanks for the suggestion.
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    Drive line angle

    Yes, it is also the easiest to give it a try and see if any changes/improvement, after that. As a first step I would not exceed 1° between T-case and first portion of rear prop shaft. Ideally, this one should be like an "extension" of the TC output shaft and then the angle after the carrier...
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    Hercules Multifuel 6 cylinder

    The bellhousing itself is an odd bolt pattern, specific for the 2-1/2ton Multifuel engines. But then the adapter ring reduces it to a std SAE#3, confirmed.
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    Having issues removing hydraulic head

    Agree with that - although I have only done it a couple times. Now, that is funny James - even Jesus might smile a bit after that response...😊
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    Having issues removing hydraulic head

    In his defense, I don't think that Rustystud knew about yours being a G-pump, when he wrote that...(?) :confused: In your first post you talk about LDT 465. Code G pumps normally don't come on the LDT's.
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    Having issues removing hydraulic head

    Years ago I was in the same situation: needed a HH replacement (#HD9065A) for a Code G pump (#PSB6A 85EH 5250D1) in an LDS427-2 motor. At that time the only ones available new were the HD90100A heads, either original AMBAC-USA or their reproductions, made in China. At the end I was lucky enough...
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    Trailer towing an M35A2 on flatbed

    Ha-ha, talk about overkill...?! ☺ Glad you got it done and better safe than sorry, I guess...
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    M105A2 outside to outside wheel measurement

    If you want "exact"... it's 77-3/4" sidewall to sidewall; plus another 1/4" per side, for the tire's bulge (even fully inflated & empty). So you need something with a bed that is 78-1/2" wide, at least. Unless your trailer was a flatbed, it seems to be too narrow for the task.
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    I can't post my truck in the classified section

    Well noted: Only half an hour after posting this thread you had already placed your ad. In such a case I would expect any member to simply make a short second post, immediately after, saying something like "... issue resolved, thanks" FWIW, in your profile It says Joined: Aug 11, 2015
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    What is m1008 6.2 diesel motor worth?

    Worth to you...? Or to a potential buyer? (Big difference) I'd place an ad in the Classifieds - Parts for Sale section and maybe start at $500. You can always lower your price, further on - if no interest. Don't forget to attach some closeup pics; it sure helps.
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    Winch rebuild problems and lack of instructions.

    Yes. Also take a flat file and check the areas around the keyways. Any burrs/ high spots there will affect the drum bearing bushings when re-assembling.
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    M44 pole setter ?

    For reference:
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