Jump to content

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'shifting'.

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


Forums

  • ANTIQUE AUTOMOBILE DISCUSSION
    • General Discussion
    • Technical
    • What is it?
    • Photo and Videos
    • Our Cars & Restoration Projects
    • Automotive Legislation
    • Memorabilia, Toys, Art, Signs, Clothing and Printed Material
    • Garages, Trailers, and Towing
    • Automobile Humor and Interest
    • Museums
    • Junkyards
  • BUY AND SELL
    • Automobiles and Parts - Buy/Sell
    • Chrysler Automobiles and Parts - Buy/Sell
    • Ford Automobiles and Parts - Buy/Sell
    • General Motors Automobiles and Parts - Buy/Sell
    • Printed Material, Memorabilia, Toys, Art, Clothing, etc.
    • Commercial Vendors
  • Forum Support and Administration
    • Forum How-To and Instructions
    • Forum Questions and Answers
  • ANTIQUE AUTOMOBILE CLUB OF AMERICA (AACA)
    • AACA - Shows and Tours
    • AACA - Library and Research Center
    • AACA - Class Judging
    • AACA - Editors & Webmasters
  • CLASSIC CAR CLUB OF AMERICA (CCCA)
    • CCCA - General
    • CCCA - Tech Questions
  • GENERAL MOTORS PRODUCTS
    • Cadillac & LaSalle
    • Chevrolet
    • Oldsmobile Forums
    • Buick Forums
    • Pontiac Forums
  • BUICK
    • Buick - General
    • Buick - Pre War
    • Buick - Post War
    • Buick Reatta
    • Buick Riviera
    • Buick Gran Sport (GS)
    • Me and My Buick
    • Buick - Photos and Videos
    • Buick - Meets & Tours
    • Buick - Performance and Modified
    • Opel
  • OLDSMOBILE
    • Oldsmobile - General
    • Oldsmobile - Technical
    • Oldsmobile - 1897-1985
  • PONTIACS
    • Pontiac & Oakland
    • Pontiac Flathead Owners
    • Firebird and Trans Am
    • GTO
  • CHRYSLER PRODUCTS
    • Chrysler Products - General
    • Chrysler & DeSoto Airflow
    • Chrysler & DeSoto Airstream
    • Chrysler's TC by Maserati
    • Chrysler 300
    • American Motors (AMC), Nash, & Rambler
    • Imperial
    • Desoto
    • Dodge & Dodge Brothers
    • Dodge Trucks
    • Plymouth
  • FORD PRODUCTS
    • Lincoln & Zephyr
    • Model T (and older)
    • Model A
    • Ford and Mercury - 1932 to 1953
    • Ford, Edsel & Mercury - 1954 and Newer
    • Ford Mustang
    • Ford Thunderbird
  • DOMESTIC MAKES & MODELS
    • American Underslung
    • Auburn Cord Duesenberg (ACD)
    • Austin and Bantam
    • Brush Automobiles
    • Chalmers
    • Chandler & Cleveland
    • Continental Motors
    • Crosley, Cushman, King Midget, Whizzer
    • Durant
    • Franklin
    • Graham & Paige
    • Haynes-Apperson
    • Hupmobile
    • Hudson, Essex, & Terraplane
    • International Harvester / IHC
    • Jordan
    • Kaiser, Frazer, Darrin, Henry J, Willys
    • Knight Engines
    • Locomobile
    • Marmon
    • Maxwell
    • Mercer
    • Metz
    • Mitchell
    • Moon
    • Packard
    • Peerless
    • Pierce-Arrow
    • Premier
    • REO
    • Saxon
    • Studebaker, Erskine & Rockne
    • Stutz
  • OTHER VEHICLE CATEGORIES
    • Horseless Carriages (Pre-1916)
    • Speedsters
    • National Woodie Club
    • The Society of Automotive Historians
    • Steam Cars (Stanley, White, etc.)
    • Commercial (Ambulances, etc.)
    • Micro and Mini Cars
    • Electric Cars (Milburn, Baker, etc.)
    • Factory Built Replicas
    • Motorcycles - All
  • INTERNATIONAL MAKES & MODELS
    • Rolls-Royce and Bentley
    • British Other - MG, Triumph, Jaguar, etc.
    • French (Peugeot, Renault, Citroen, etc.)
    • German Automobiles
    • Volkswagen
    • Italian (Ferrari, Fiat, etc.)
    • Japanese (Datsun, Toyota, Mazda, etc)
    • Spanish (Hispano-Suiza, SEAT, Pegaso, etc.)
    • Swedish (Saab, Volvo)

Calendars

  • AACA Calendar
  • General Car Club Calendar

Find results in...

Find results that contain...


Date Created

  • Start

    End


Last Updated

  • Start

    End


Filter by number of...

Joined

  • Start

    End


Group


Location


AACA #


Facebook


Twitter


Instagram


Website


Other Clubs

Found 1 result

  1. Guest

    Gas in oil / Modulator Valve?

    I have just acquired this 51 Chieftain Deluxe 4dr sedan. I had went through and replaced the fuel lines, cleaned the tank, tore the 2bbl Carter carb apart also tore the non working fuel pump apart and cleaned both the carb and dual diaphragm pump. The oil in the car was super thin from gas getting into it somehow? The trans (original, not sure of the speed) wouldn't go into the higher gear all of the time (more not often than often). Motor purred like a cat up until I had pushed the motor a little to see if the shifting problem was vacuum related. Motor has picked up a knocking noise while under acceleration but goes away after shift. What could be the problem there? Rod, Valve, Lifter??? Trans just doesn't seem to want to shift to higher gear or over drive if there is. Is there a modulator valve or vacuum lines to control this trans? TV linkage seems to be fine with very little play. Any help would be greatly appreciated as there is very little information out there on either the Pontiac straight 8 or the early Hydra-Matic. Thank you in advance and thank you for accepting me into this forum.
×
×
  • Create New...