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La Carrera 444 blog update

I made some progress, then started over, then made some more progress, then found that everything I'd done was the result of a really foolish mistake. But the
!cameron lovre
Apr 28
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533

La Carrera Panamericana 444 blog update

Teething pains, but on the road. http://swedishrelics.blogspot.com/ CameronPortland OR
!cameron lovre
Apr 22
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532

LCP 444 regression

Hi All - Turns out some of the parts that went onto the car don't work as I'd hoped. http://swedishrelics.blogspot.com/2015/04/belay-my-last.html
!cameron lovre
Apr 8
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531

444 La Carrera Update

http://swedishrelics.blogspot.com/2015/04/milestone-at-last.html The car is very nearly roadworthy. Happy happy! CameronPortland OR
!cameron lovre
Apr 2
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530

Re: 544 Backfire followup and query

The surging might mean that the carbs are set a bit weak aka "lean surge". Try lowering the jets by a couple of flats and see how that affects it. Dash pot oil
Derek Scott
Mar 21
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529

Re: 544 Backfire followup and query

Thanks, Derek. I pulled the distributor and gave it a good cleaning. The centrifugal weights and all were gummy but work quite easily now. I got it back in
vlongbsh
Mar 20
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528

LCP 444 update

Hi All - New post in the Pretending To Build a Race Car: wiring. http://swedishrelics.blogspot.com/2015/03/getting-wired.html Best, CameronPortland OR
!cameron lovre
Mar 19
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527

Re: 544 Backfire followup and query

If the rotor doesn't snap back into position under the influence of the advance springs then things are a bit stuck in there. Not too much of a problem getting
Derek Scott
Mar 16
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526

544 Backfire followup and query

A while back I posted a question about backfire through the carbs I was getting with my 544. Thanks for the suggestions although I am still looking for the
vlongbsh
Mar 15
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525

444 LCP project updated.

Happy to be putting things on the car instead of taking them off. http://swedishrelics.blogspot.com/2015/03/carburetors.html Best, CameronPortland OR
!cameron lovre
Mar 10
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524

Re: Stromberg 175 cd-2 carbs

Hi Jim. Wow you made my day. yes that cover will fit now all I need to know is your address and now much I should send you to have you send it to me and I
Cap & Penny Portzer
Mar 8
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523

Re: Stromberg 175 cd-2 carbs

From: "Jim Morris jimjmorris@... [444544]" <444544@yahoogroups.com> To: 444544@yahoogroups.com Sent: Saturday, March 7, 2015 8:49 AM Subject: Re:
Cap & Penny Portzer
Mar 8
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522

Re: Stromberg 175 cd-2 carbs

I have a cover off a 122, do you think that would work? Jim On Sat, Mar 7, 2015 at 8:26 AM, capnpenny@... [444544]
Jim Morris
Mar 7
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521

Re: Stromberg 175 cd-2 carbs

Okay thanks for the information on the CD-2 carbs and my SU's are tuned in and working just like one would like them to be. So guess I will put the CD's back
capnpenny
Mar 7
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520

Another update

Cutting and welding. This time, mostly cutting. http://swedishrelics.blogspot.com/2015/03/keeping-ones-cool.html CameronPortland OR
!cameron lovre
Mar 5
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