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Forum: Waterskiing & Barefooting 03-23-2014, 10:27 AM
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Posted By ggrimes13
We live on a small lake in southern MI that has a...

We live on a small lake in southern MI that has a couple rental options. You would have the lake nearly to yourselves during the weekdays, and evening/weekend traffic is not much except on holidays....
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 10-27-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By ggrimes13
Yes, the specs for Sierra 18-7845 say it's a 21...

Yes, the specs for Sierra 18-7845 say it's a 21 micron water separating fuel filter. However, it's not the only fuel filter in my Tristar; it has a filter element on the fuel pump as well. Here's a...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 10-18-2013, 10:36 PM
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Posted By ggrimes13
Cabernet sauvignon with grilled filet mignon,...

Cabernet sauvignon with grilled filet mignon, then long islands in the hot tub. Sucks to be getting cold here, but we do what we can to enjoy our life in Michigan. Living on a lake for the last 4...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 10-18-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By ggrimes13
I didn't take any pics during the work, but I'll...

I didn't take any pics during the work, but I'll try to get one this weekend. I had to pull the boat out for the winter:(, and will be winterizing sometime in the next few days. I really need to...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 10-18-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 529
Posted By ggrimes13
I used...

I used this:

http://www.skidim.com/prodinfo.asp?number=SIE18-7852-1

I had to make a bracket out of angle iron to mount it the way I wanted, but no big problem :)
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-02-2013, 10:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 808
Posted By ggrimes13
I had a rebuilt from National Carburetor on my...

I had a rebuilt from National Carburetor on my 1987 TriStar, with a sticker label 80319-351. (carb installed by previous owner during motor rebuild). Due to some issues, I wanted to go thru the carb...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-23-2013, 05:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By ggrimes13
other observations on carb differences

a couple more pics for those interested. the rebuild from National Carburetor had a sight plug hole on the secondary bowl, and the choke vent was closed off with epoxy:
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The new Holley as no...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-22-2013, 10:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By ggrimes13
solved the carb issue

Pic of the carb installed by PO:
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Peeled off the sticker:
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After seeing this, decided I wasn't in the mood to spend countless hours tracking down what might be wrong with this carb. Better...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-20-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By ggrimes13
Thanks for the feedback MrMC. I'll try to get...

Thanks for the feedback MrMC. I'll try to get some pics of the carb Tuesday after work, and pull plugs to check condition. And thanks also Cloaked for the link to a similar issue. My carb was...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-20-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By ggrimes13
I'll add a little more info, still looking for...

I'll add a little more info, still looking for suggestions. I changed all fuel filters. End of last season I added Seafoam then topped off the gas tank. Dist cap and plug wires were replaced by PO...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-20-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By ggrimes13
carb issue?

I think I have a carb issue but not sure. 1987 Tristar, 351 rebuilt with GT40 heads (before I bought it last August - I since verified the 3 ribs in head casting after learning that here in TT). ...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-06-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By ggrimes13
secondary diaphragm check call

I have a similar situation, rebuilding a 4160 600 CFM (previously rebuilt Holley # 0-80319-1) on my recently acquired 1987 TriStar with 351. My secondary housing does not have the brass insert, but...
Forum: MasterCraft In Your Area 02-07-2013, 10:40 PM
Replies: 476
Views: 20,949
Posted By ggrimes13
Marshall, MI 49068

Marshall, MI 49068
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