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by akluender
Sat Jun 29, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: Twin Ultramatic Troubles
Replies: 16
Views: 403

Re: Twin Ultramatic Troubles

I read the service bulletin 340 that you posted, but that shows how to adjust the throttle linkage length, which I have corrected to 3.5 inches. What I am wondering now is where the transmission shaft collar should be located on the throttle shaft. Mine was set at the far (firewall end) of the threa...
by akluender
Sat Jun 29, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: Twin Ultramatic Troubles
Replies: 16
Views: 403

Re: Twin Ultramatic Troubles

I have a 55 Clipper and am experiencing "moaning" and slipping at speeds above 30 mph or so. I'm guessing that the direct drive clutch is slipping. I've read the adjustment procedures for the throttle linkage and checked mine. With the throttle on the lowest cam, I measure 3 inches to the firewall, ...
by akluender
Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:55 am
Forum: Brake Systems & Parts
Topic: 53 Clipper emergency brake hardware
Replies: 2
Views: 962

53 Clipper emergency brake hardware

Does anyone know the Bendix part numbers, or a source, for the emergency brake levers (1 vertical and 1 horizontal) inside the rear drums on a '53 Clipper? I can order new e-brake cables, but the lever hardware (and springs & clips) are missing from the Clipper I recently purchased. Service brakes w...