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by Olilux
Thu Apr 25, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Drivetrain and Suspension
Topic: 302 not firing on cylinders 2 and 3
Replies: 5
Views: 1071

Re: 302 not firing on cylinders 2 and 3

Stan thanks for the feedback.
I never found out what it was really. I exchanged threads, spark plugs, distributor and rotor. Now all is working fine. Runs like a star.
by Olilux
Sun Apr 21, 2019 2:32 am
Forum: Drivetrain and Suspension
Topic: 302 not firing on cylinders 2 and 3
Replies: 5
Views: 1071

Re: 302 not firing on cylinders 2 and 3

When engine is running, I unplug one one cylinder at the time on the distributor and normally you hear a change in tune. On 2 and 3 no difference when I unplug the wires.
by Olilux
Sat Apr 20, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Drivetrain and Suspension
Topic: 302 not firing on cylinders 2 and 3
Replies: 5
Views: 1071

302 not firing on cylinders 2 and 3

Hi am puzzled... I have a 1974 with 302 and Automatic. My engine runs fine and smooth but is not firing on cyl 2 and 3 but check this: 1. Compression is over 120PSI on all cylinders. 2. Firing order checked a million times, time checked with marks all ok 3. All valves are opening (I opened the valve...
by Olilux
Mon Mar 06, 2017 6:17 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: How to fit 5 without a Bench?
Replies: 26
Views: 19728

Hi,
here are some pictures of the whole "rear 5 seat" thing.
by Olilux
Mon Mar 06, 2017 5:47 am
Forum: Drivetrain and Suspension
Topic: 1974 engine colors
Replies: 1
Views: 2454

1974 engine colors

Hi all, I got my project Bronco just after new year and I have been stripping it. I want to rebuild it as it came from the Icelandic dealer in 1974. It has two previous owners and I know them both. It was originally Limestone Green Poly and in 1986 it was rebuilt, mostly to remove rust, the C4 was r...
by Olilux
Mon Mar 06, 2017 3:42 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: How to fit 5 without a Bench?
Replies: 26
Views: 19728

Hi, to the harness question. The b-post has been reinforces. In fact the whole roof structure is stronger than the stock one. The bench is mounted hinges which are bolted to the wheel wells. The back has pins which lock into the sides. It pivots to the front as you know from station wagons. I want t...
by Olilux
Thu Feb 09, 2017 12:48 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: How to fit 5 without a Bench?
Replies: 26
Views: 19728

My Bronco has arrived, Needs restoring but the engine snores like a cat. Here are more pictures of the interior as promissed http://www.bilder-hochladen.net/files/big/lwuf-37-9021.jpg http://www.bilder-hochladen.net/files/big/lwuf-36-e442.jpg http://www.bilder-hochladen.net/files/big/lwuf-38-ffd1.jp...
by Olilux
Tue Jan 31, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: How to fit 5 without a Bench?
Replies: 26
Views: 19728

Hi Paul and thanks, I have been a proud owner of the Bronco...since Christmas. :-) ...and I have not even seen it yet. I grew up with them in Iceland and I always wanted one. I live in Europe and the Bronco was never sold here. By accident I stumbled on this one which has only one owner and had been...
by Olilux
Fri Jan 20, 2017 9:43 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: How to fit 5 without a Bench?
Replies: 26
Views: 19728

Hi all, A lot of 66-77 Broncos were sold in Iceland since it suited well the cold weather and gravel roads. Most were used as family cars. (SUV) Since the original interior was thought to be too raw and cold, a couple of local companies modified most Broncos to 5 Seaters and addes isolation. I have ...