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by Jim LaGuardia
Mon Mar 07, 2016 2:57 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Shudder when shifting
Replies: 5
Views: 1720

Re: Shudder when shifting

Clutch auto adjusts, no manual adjustment.
I would first check the engine mounts :wink:
by Jim LaGuardia
Thu Feb 18, 2016 2:44 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: AVGAS, as a lead additive.?????
Replies: 16
Views: 4113

Re: AVGAS, as a lead additive.?????

Aviation fuel has NO lead.
by Jim LaGuardia
Tue Feb 09, 2016 11:52 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: Shuttle needed-windshields from LA to PDX Dave Dunn
Replies: 26
Views: 6065

Re: Shuttle needed-windshields from LA to PDX Dave Dunn

Feel free to drop by my place after you pick it up, I can answer most of your questions and show you how to access the mapping and engine tuning.
Bring a memory stick and you can have picture and tech files on the build.
by Jim LaGuardia
Sat Jan 16, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: CLASSIFIEDS: Pinzgauers, Haflingers and Volvos For Sale. Parts and Goods too!
Topic: WTB want to buy windshield tension brackets and knobs
Replies: 10
Views: 2345

Re: WTB want to buy windshield tension brackets and knobs

They are direct fit on the Swiss units, I have put them on several trucks in the past.
by Jim LaGuardia
Sat Jan 16, 2016 11:54 am
Forum: CLASSIFIEDS: Pinzgauers, Haflingers and Volvos For Sale. Parts and Goods too!
Topic: WTB want to buy windshield tension brackets and knobs
Replies: 10
Views: 2345

Re: WTB want to buy windshield tension brackets and knobs

Here is the Steyr # for the Knobs with the Puch logo 7111721182 (fixing screw).
They are special order only as far as I remember.
by Jim LaGuardia
Mon Dec 14, 2015 1:30 am
Forum: CLASSIFIEDS: Pinzgauers, Haflingers and Volvos For Sale. Parts and Goods too!
Topic: Anyone know anything about this Ebay Pinz?
Replies: 18
Views: 4660

Re: Anyone know anything about this Ebay Pinz?

Nothing exists that will work with stock hubs and wheels.
by Jim LaGuardia
Sun Dec 13, 2015 4:59 pm
Forum: CLASSIFIEDS: Pinzgauers, Haflingers and Volvos For Sale. Parts and Goods too!
Topic: Anyone know anything about this Ebay Pinz?
Replies: 18
Views: 4660

Re: Anyone know anything about this Ebay Pinz?

The hubs are custom and Mercedes Rotors and wheels fitted, Willwood calipers are used as well as other mods. I don,t like modifying backing plates, they are rather expensive. I recall the (So Ca Pinz) build on this truck(including paint and new factory desert top) was between $45,000-$55,000. All ge...
by Jim LaGuardia
Sat Dec 12, 2015 6:21 pm
Forum: CLASSIFIEDS: Pinzgauers, Haflingers and Volvos For Sale. Parts and Goods too!
Topic: Anyone know anything about this Ebay Pinz?
Replies: 18
Views: 4660

Re: Anyone know anything about this Ebay Pinz?

It is a nice riding truck, has EFI and a Disk brake conversion. I did some of the work including installing EFI and some of the brake conversion.
by Jim LaGuardia
Wed Dec 09, 2015 9:40 pm
Forum: Haflinger engine and driveline
Topic: Early Hafi XMas
Replies: 4
Views: 2866

Re: Early Hafi XMas

Nice find! You can never have too many spare parts :mrgreen:
by Jim LaGuardia
Sun Nov 22, 2015 12:06 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: revving to red line...... help
Replies: 6
Views: 1820

Re: revving to red line...... help

One possibility if you did not replace the old base gaskets, there is a tab on one of the throttle shaft washers that can contact the tin and stick almost wide open.
by Jim LaGuardia
Sat Nov 21, 2015 10:21 pm
Forum: Owner builds, customizations & accessories
Topic: Carburetor foot print
Replies: 5
Views: 1763

Re: Carburetor foot print

I will have a few kits soon, manifolds are made and trigger wheels are almost done.
by Jim LaGuardia
Fri Nov 13, 2015 8:19 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: Engine variations
Replies: 4
Views: 1903

Re: Engine variations

Cylinder length varies 128-130mm. The shorter cylinders are more commonly found on 6x6 variants. Jetting is used for the rest. On cams, the steel billet itself varies, they can have 1 of 3 different sized bore end plugs, all the ones I send for re grinding/profiling have the same starting profile. T...
by Jim LaGuardia
Thu Oct 29, 2015 10:41 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: bad fuel pump
Replies: 7
Views: 1849

Re: bad fuel pump

Long stroke early VW pump.
by Jim LaGuardia
Sun Oct 04, 2015 6:03 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: 2.7 liter info
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Re: 2.7 liter info

Don't know who built it or which truck it came out of.
by Jim LaGuardia
Thu Oct 01, 2015 3:26 pm
Forum: Off-Road Events and Trail reports
Topic: Mogfest Maina 2015
Replies: 13
Views: 5459

Re: Mogfest Maina 2015

Bringing the Haflinger behind the Pinz.