Corvair Engine Temp Gauge
Corvair Engine Temp Gauge,
Corvair Engine Temp Gauge,Full and complete revision to the original How to Hotrod Covair Engines by Bill Fisher.SUPER SUMP A Cragar cast aluminum oil pan for the Corvair, which increases oil capacity by two quarts, is now available from Bell Auto Parts, Inc., Dept. CL3. 3663 E. Gage Ave., Bell 49, Calif. Highly polished, finned outside and baffled inside, it helps promote increased engine efficiency and cooler oil temperature. A heavy boss is provided for installation of an oil temperature gauge. The list price for this Corvair "goodie" is $37.50. TESTING, ONETWO For those Window Shoppers CYLINDER HEAD GAUGE – A cylinder head temperature gauge to warn Corvair owners of engine overheating in time to take corrective action has been announced by Instrument.Division of StewartWarner Corp., 1826 Diversy Pkwy., Chicago 14, Ill. The sending unit is installed in a tapped hole in the left bank of cylinders of the Corvair engine. An electrical connection extends from the sender to the gauge to the ignition switch; the gauge then indicates engine temperature whenever The Monza instrumentation did not have a tachometer or head temperature gauges, which had to be separately installed. The SCCA, on the other hand, had relaxed its ruling regarding color, and the With a total weight of 1,950 lb (885 kg), even with a steel body, and with the Corvair engine modified with Weber carburetors to deliver 175 hp (130 kW; 177 PS), the car delivered spirited performance for $8,760. The ability to produce.automobiles on a small scale, along with Chevrolet's Styling is similar to regular Monza models with Spyder identification provided by nameplates both inside and outside underneath the Corvair emblems. 120 MPH Speedometer Instrumentation includes a 120 mph speedometer with regular and trip odometer; electric tachometer graduated to 6000 rpm; manifold pressure gauge; cylinder head temperature gauge; as well as regular production cluster gauges and warning lights. The regular Corvair engine is extensively changed to "Would! the increased performance be worth the trouble and cost of switching the two onebarrel carbs to two twobarrels on our 80hp. '61 Corvair with automatic?" — Ken Frank, Fairlawn, N.J. You.can't make a Ferrari out of that Corvair, no matter what you do to it. Stick to what is a fine little car, as is, and save all The idiot light didn't come on in time to warn me that the engine was too hot. How can I install a temperature gauge that will warn me in time?" — Howard Craft, Beloit, Wis.If the system is clogged from within by rust and scale, usually caused by failure to change coolant regularly, the system may have to be flushed with chemicals or water at a service station. When leaks occur If you have a Volkswagen, Porsche, Corvair or other car with an aircooled engine, you'll still have to be aware of potential trouble spots. A broken fan belt, If your car has an actual temperature gauge, you'll be.able to spot any abnormal rise in plenty of time. With a dashboard Once removed from car, Corvair engine is easy to work on. Increasing displacement is discussed elsewhere under "Corvair: Big Bore Strokers Are Here," but all engines have to be cooled, so let us proceed to: HEATING AND COOLING To the careful driver who is used to keeping an eye on a water temperature gauge that should not stray too far off the 180° mark, the red warning light which comes on only after the fan belt breaks, or some other disaster strikes, is more or less like FOR SALE CORVAIR CORVAIR 1969 Monza — 4000 miles, 140 H.P., automatic transmission, H.D. susp., fast ratio steering, telescopic steering column, radio, extras. $2800.00. Portland.5032920651. De T0MAS0 M ANGUSTA NEW DeTomaso Mangusta — Yellow, black leather, air, windows, 5speed, midengine V8. Deliver anywhere. Trade accepted. Ron Tonkin Tachometers. Mechanical and Electric, Clocks. Fuel and Temperature Gauges Capillary and Electric Repaired 26,186 miles. Car is in new condition storage. $7.500. Phone 9124351893 (GA) Chevy 1936 Standard 4door. Black exterior (older repaint) with ivory trim. Original interior, original radio (plays) with runningboard antennas. Temperature gauge, accessory horns, door armrests, right taillight. 9,200 miles from new. $8,750. Don Ringwald, 34 Zander Drive, ChUlicothe. OH 45601. 7407750740 Chevy 1936 Standard See Collector Car Corral Page 82 Chevy 1957 4door. Nice. Restored..