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Forum: Porsche Cars For Sale 09-05-2005, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,315
Posted By Charley
Here are a few more pictures. As I metioned,...

Here are a few more pictures. As I metioned, most of the work so far has been on the...
Forum: Porsche Cars For Sale 08-29-2005, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,315
Posted By Charley
'74 911

The engine has less than 1,000 miles on a complete rebuild (upper/lower). It also has a new clutch, starter, battery, tires and new bushings in the shifting cluster. The exterior is okay, but not...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-18-2005, 08:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Charley
Jay, Thanks for the advice. I know that oil...

Jay,

Thanks for the advice. I know that oil got in the heat exchangers from a valve adjustment and from my first oil change. I'll work it on the road for a while.

Charley
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-18-2005, 03:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Charley
I did replace the oil pressure sender (next to...

I did replace the oil pressure sender (next to breather hose connection) and it was dry when I checked it last weekend. I don't have the drain line from the airbox capped, just a hose that exits the...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-17-2005, 07:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Charley
Thanks for the list. Iíve checked...

Thanks for the list.

Iíve checked everything except for the switch behind the air filter. Can you see it from the rear of the car, or do I have to do a partial engine drop?
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-17-2005, 05:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Charley
Last weekend I let it run for awhile and then...

Last weekend I let it run for awhile and then checked for leaks. The only thing I found was a small leak on the valve covers, which I fixed. After cleaning the area, it still smokes. The only thing...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-17-2005, 05:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Charley
Is there another possibility? After work...

Is there another possibility?

After work yesterday, I jacked up the car and again searched for signs of leaks Ė nothing. There is only a few hundred miles on the engine since it was completely...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-13-2005, 05:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Charley
Thanks for the explanations. It seems obvious...

Thanks for the explanations. It seems obvious now, but I didnít think of it before - that the smoke only rises up through the engine compartment after the fan stops pushing the air. To fix the leak,...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-13-2005, 05:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,010
Posted By Charley
Smoking like a chimney after shutdown

My engine smokes like a chimney after I shut it off. I spent a good part of the weekend looking for an oil leak, but didnít find any. I even took off the CIS unit and shroud to check the breather...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-29-2004, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,960
Posted By Charley
I ended up replacing all the sleeves. Once I...

I ended up replacing all the sleeves. Once I took the CIS unit off, it was easy. However, it still didnít fix my idle problem. My next step is to check the electrical connections replace the fuel...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-19-2004, 01:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,960
Posted By Charley
Noel, Howís the picture below? BTW Ė I...

Noel,

Howís the picture below?

BTW Ė I pulled the CIS unit and knocked out the remaining injector sleeves. I did as John suggested and used my dremmel tool on the notches. I was careful...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-19-2004, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,960
Posted By Charley
Sorry for the late response, but I think I got...

Sorry for the late response, but I think I got it! At first I thought the punch marks were some kind of screw-in circular nut. At closer inspection, the notches appear to be punched into the metal....
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-18-2004, 05:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,960
Posted By Charley
Injector and Sleeve Removal (contíd from idle/fuel problem)

Last week I got great advice from a number of you regarding my idle and fuel distribution problems. I started implementing today (between holiday errands and honey dos) by pulling the injectors. I...
Forum: Porsche 911 Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 12-17-2004, 08:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,953
Posted By Charley
If you still have the side mirrors on the '74,...

If you still have the side mirrors on the '74, I'd be interested in a price. My email is cchestnutt@yahoo.com
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-16-2004, 08:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 995
Posted By Charley
Thank you for your sage advice. Iím new to this,...

Thank you for your sage advice. Iím new to this, so Iíll take all the direction that I can get. I originally bought the car as father-son project, but my teenage son quickly lost interest. Since...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-15-2004, 03:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 995
Posted By Charley
Thanks everyone. Itís the encouragement that I...

Thanks everyone. Itís the encouragement that I needed. Iíll add a dose of patience to the list of things to do and also go over the connections that I made after the rebuild.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-15-2004, 01:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 995
Posted By Charley
Thanks for the tip on checking the CIS part...

Thanks for the tip on checking the CIS part numbers. Iíll do that this evening. Iíve attached a picture of my CIS to this reply.

Regarding the fuel leak down, Iím worried about the way I...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-15-2004, 12:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 995
Posted By Charley
I always assumed that I had a í74 engine. I...

I always assumed that I had a í74 engine. I bought the car from a guy who had it inoperable in his driveway for ~4 years. Iíve attached a picture with the (case?) number stamped in. I also have a...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-15-2004, 09:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 995
Posted By Charley
Fuel distribution problem - am I hosed?

Ever since I turned the engine over a few weeks ago, after a rebuild, Iíve had an idle problem (which Iíve written about on this board). I went through the recommended steps (e.g., new hoses, wires,...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-08-2004, 08:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,088
Posted By Charley
Thanks everyone. Iím well armed now to tackle...

Thanks everyone. Iím well armed now to tackle the problems this weekend.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-07-2004, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,088
Posted By Charley
Not to beat a dead horse, but is there a tradeoff...

Not to beat a dead horse, but is there a tradeoff between using anti-seize versus a high temp silicone gasket maker? If I have it right, the anti-size lubricant will make disassembly easier and...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-07-2004, 09:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,088
Posted By Charley
When the transmission was out, I removed the vent...

When the transmission was out, I removed the vent on top and filled it until oil ran out the side filler plug. Since then, I bought a plastic plump that screws on top of the Swepco container (to...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-07-2004, 08:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,088
Posted By Charley
Thanks guys. I filled the transmission from the...

Thanks guys. I filled the transmission from the top when it was out of the car and I didnít realize the vent had an ďoffĒ position. At least that problem sounds like an easy fix.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-06-2004, 08:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,088
Posted By Charley
Newly Rebuilt 911 Ė with Smoke and Oil!

Iíve been peppering this board with questions for a while now. The answers helped get me through the rebuild process on my í74 911 and (during the last few weekends) helped me stabilize the idle so...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 11-29-2004, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By Charley
Thanks Don. When I get my car to idle below 2k,...

Thanks Don. When I get my car to idle below 2k, on a regular basis, I'll post another thread to let you know what it was (or what I did).

Charley
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