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    water pump

    i changed over to a serpentine belt setup, pulley ratio is 1 to 1. the factory v-belt pulley is close to 1.1 to 1. car seems to run a little warmer on factory gauge, it sits on the letter E
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    water pump

    anyone running a high flow water pump and did it help cool the engine? drop the the temp versus a standard water pump
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    Which 1971 engines came with the C6

    might call perogie enterprises
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    manual steering

    drove car today a good 1 1/2 hours, all good
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    Hot Brake Drum

    replaced my drums, i could smell the paint off the drums. after a couple of heat cycles it went away
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    manual steering

    spring and valve in correct position. when you pushed on it, it stayed down would not raise up
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    manual steering

    something i found last night was the check valve was stuck open. tried to move it with no luck, i dont know if it was fully open or not. after a few phone calls, was told they allways remove them when they rebuild they steering boxes. was able to remove and reinstall the insert to get the check...
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    manual steering

    yes we did. after i changed over to the saginaw pump, noise went away, then came back. i dont know what to do for it, other than change it over to manual steering so i can at least drive it. its embarrassing to drive with this noise. its not like its a piece of junk thats been pulled out of a barn
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    manual steering

    running power steering fluid, not type F. If i change rearend gears to lower rpm, then i open a can of worms with the cam and converter in the car
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    manual steering

    once car gets to 55 mph, around 2500rpm car starts making a high pitch whine. pump and steering box rebuilt twice each, converted to saginaw p pump, sound went away but came back. tried different steering box, no luck. new high pressure line and return line replaced. talk to turn one steering...
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    manual steering

    been having problems with my power steering. after 1 1/2 year of dealing with all the work involved and expense, i had enough. going to convert to manual steering. i found the correct crank and water pump pulleys, i need a manual steering box and pitman arm, the center link are the same, from...
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    power steering noise

    update: changed pump over to saginaw p pump, from cvf racing and brackets. flushed gear box now running power steering fluid. noise gone. saginaw pump puts out 1200 psi, was told ford pump puts out 1200 psi, so if psi on both pumps are the same, only thing thats changed is the fluid, or maybe...
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    Mount for Saginaw PS pump

    you have any pics? just installed saginaw p pump from cvf racing. want to reinstall factory ac down the road but cannot do it with there bracket setup
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    power steering noise

    changed pulley on water pump to align with alternator, to run one belt. took belt off steering pump. that way i know that the water pump and alternator was not the problem. pulley on steering pump was on car when i bought it and had no problems untill i had everything rebuilt. i have another...
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