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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 09-04-2013, 08:50 PM
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Posted By Ross F-1
Re: Yes, they are still out there!!!

Bruce, I don't personally have a top-shift trans, but my recollection from others I helped with is that the do have two flat sides, the dimension across them matches the fork selector width. But I...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-31-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 48,073
Posted By Ross F-1
Re: Yes, they are still out there!!!

If the main shaft is supported in the input shaft by individual needles, you'll have to take it apart to make sure none fell out when the main shaft slid back.
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 191
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Posted By Ross F-1
Re: Yes, they are still out there!!!

I meant the 6 bolts that hold the bearing retainer to the rear of the trans case were loose. Probably caused a big leak and someone subsequently tightened the bolts up, thinking no damage had been...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-30-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 48,073
Posted By Ross F-1
Re: Yes, they are still out there!!!

If the early closed trannies are at all like the open drives, I'd bet the retainer (motor mount) came loose and was hammering on the exposed part of the bearing race. It would take tremendous force...
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