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    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread First Start Attempt.
      I will try to make the video. I dont get home from work until 6pm and it is still kinda dark. Tonight, I plan to re-ground the engine...
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread First Start Attempt.
      Well, the engine has started. After installing the rebuilt carb, she fired right up after 30 seconds of cranking. Idle was nice and...
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread First Start Attempt.
      Well, we will know by tonight. The carb has been rebuilt and is ready to install. After work I will be making another try. Fingers crossed.
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread First Start Attempt.
      I hope fuel injection clamps will be satisfactory. That is what I usually use.
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread First Start Attempt.
      Good Idea! Thanks
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread First Start Attempt.
      Thanks for all the help guys but as usual, the issue was something simple. A jammed up carb. I checked spark, re-found TDC, set spark...
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    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread First Start Attempt.
      Yes, the engine was assembled at TDC and never moved until now. I will re-set the distributor @10 degrees BTDC I am using...
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread First Start Attempt.
      I will give it a try after all this rain slows down. The car is outside under cover and unless the rain stops, I cant do a thing. I will...
    • Mark Jones
      Well, I made my first attempt at starting the new motor for the first time. No luck! It tried to start. A couple of cylinders fired at...
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread New member.
      Welcome from SoCal Long Beach
    • Mark Jones
      I am right with you on parts pricing Steve. I have the same gripe. For example, Rock Auto sells a replacement 90 degree terminal and...
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread Whats this part?.
      Thanks for the info Spike. I am hoping mine still works so I dont have to purchase one.
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread Whats this part?.
      Thanks for the info Doug. I wondered why the door was open. Makes sense now. I will test operation with a vacuum pump and see if it...
    • Mark Jones
      Mark Jones replied to the thread Whats this part?.
      Thank You Hemikiller. I will check out Mustang Barn. Also thanks for the diagram. It answered a few other questions for me too.
    • Mark Jones
      Does anyone what the part in the red circle is, what is does and where the vacuum line is connected? Oh course, when I got my Mustang...
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