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Forum: General Q & A
04-22-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 570
Posted By picklenjim

I never use the end pieces. I lay a bead of right...

I never use the end pieces. I lay a bead of right stuff across both ends.
Forum: General Q & A
04-22-2019, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 394
Posted By picklenjim

Install a wide band A/F gauge setup and take all...

Install a wide band A/F gauge setup and take all the guess work out. Best thing I ever bought.
Forum: Swap Shop
03-13-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 149
Posted By picklenjim

TRS Upper Gear Set

Nice set of TRS upper gears. No chips, pitting or flaking.
$400 shipped Pics available
Forum: General Q & A
03-01-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 902
Posted By picklenjim

There's a pipe plug on the port side of those...

There's a pipe plug on the port side of those trannys down low where you can put a temp sender if you want. Your right, measuring the water temp going through there won't tell you nothing.
Forum: General Q & A
02-28-2019, 02:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 902
Posted By picklenjim

Some of them coolers have fins on the U shaped...

Some of them coolers have fins on the U shaped copper tube. If you ever see one, snatch it up!
Forum: General Q & A
02-27-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 902
Posted By picklenjim

I use a 3/8" dump out the side at the rear of the...

I use a 3/8" dump out the side at the rear of the boat. As for dumping it on the drive like a shower a TRS circulates the gear lube in the drive from bottom to top so they really don't need a shower....
Forum: Swap Shop
02-02-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 161
Posted By picklenjim

TRS Upper Gear Set

Nice low hour set of TRS Upper Gears. No pitting or chips. 24/32 teeth. email for pics
$400 Shipped
01-31-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,660
Posted By picklenjim

It's in Mercruiser Service Manual #3. If you...

It's in Mercruiser Service Manual #3. If you supply an email address I'll send it to you in PDF.
01-30-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,660
Posted By picklenjim

[QUOTE=bhassett110;4670244] So you are saying I...

[QUOTE=bhassett110;4670244] So you are saying I should be able to order the drum if needed and clutches from a Ford FMX trans

Not the drum but the clutches. The drum has been modified by mercury...
01-28-2019, 04:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,660
Posted By picklenjim

The clutch plates don't come in any kit. All...

The clutch plates don't come in any kit. All parts for these trannys are NLA from Mercury. You can get the clutch plates online. That clutch drum and some of the associated parts are from a Ford FMX...
Forum: General Q & A
01-22-2019, 02:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 671
Posted By picklenjim

What carbs do you have? Stock Holleys are...

What carbs do you have? Stock Holleys are notorious for a fat idle with big cams. You need the fully adjustable metering blocks on them
Forum: General Q & A
01-22-2019, 02:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 671
Posted By picklenjim

What's the timing at idle? I would bet their fat...

What's the timing at idle? I would bet their fat at idle. Do your idle screws respond to adjustments at idle? If you got big cams in them, which I would expect you do, curve the distributor so you...
Forum: Swap Shop
01-13-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 136
Posted By picklenjim

TRS Upper Gear Set

TRS upper gear set in great condition. No pitting. 24/32 teeth Pinion is NLA from Merc. Driven gear is $609 from Merc. $400 for the pair shipped to your door.
Forum: Swap Shop
01-13-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 825
Posted By picklenjim

Mercury Zero Effort Controls for Single Engine

Mercury Zero Effort Controls for single engine with neutral safety switch. Includes the 2 cable ends. Can email pics. $300 shipped to your door
01-05-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,937
Posted By picklenjim

Perfect!

Perfect!
01-05-2019, 01:34 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,937
Posted By picklenjim

Well I did a lot of digging into this and...

Well I did a lot of digging into this and apparently those specs are correct for those pistons, .0025"-.0037" with a max of .0075". On all the hot rod forums there were a lot of guys questioning it...
01-04-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,937
Posted By picklenjim

IDK but doesn't seem right having .0025-.0037 but...

IDK but doesn't seem right having .0025-.0037 but then a max over twice that at .0075. Look at the spec for the 7.4 next to it. .0018-.003 but yet max .0018. How does that work? I have seen obvious...
01-03-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,937
Posted By picklenjim

delete

delete
Forum: General Q & A
01-03-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 217
Posted By picklenjim

You can still get those from Mercury. Part #103...

You can still get those from Mercury. Part #103 here. https://www.perfprotech.com/mercury-marine-parts-catalog/transmission-assembly-stern-drive-page-2/assembly/1589/20?model=641...
12-29-2018, 12:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,937
Posted By picklenjim

If the pistons are cast aluminum they need to be...

If the pistons are cast aluminum they need to be set up at .0015"-.0027" clearance with .0035" max. If their forged aluminum they need to be .0045" to .0065" with a max of .0075". If these pistons...
Forum: Wanted
12-24-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By picklenjim

Probably be cheaper to find a complete lower or...

Probably be cheaper to find a complete lower or even a complete drive by the time you pay a shop to set it all up and mate it to the upper which all requires shimming. MerCruiser TR 255 Lower Unit...
Forum: General Q & A
11-29-2018, 12:30 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,115
Posted By picklenjim

The Mercury Manual for high performance big...

The Mercury Manual for high performance big blocks calls for a seat width of 1/32"-1/16" for intakes and 1/16"-3/32" for exhaust.
Forum: General Q & A
11-19-2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By picklenjim

I have the wiring diagram to that neutral safety...

I have the wiring diagram to that neutral safety switch and the way it works is it disables the slave solenoid by disconnecting the ground to it. When you find the switch on the tranny shift linkage...
Forum: General Q & A
11-19-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By picklenjim

Well if their still on the trannys I would check...

Well if their still on the trannys I would check if their still wired in and see if they could possibly be used. If they don't work then I would just go with the ones on the shifters. I doubt you...
Forum: General Q & A
11-19-2018, 01:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By picklenjim

No. Neutral safety switch goes in the wire from...

No. Neutral safety switch goes in the wire from the key (yelo/red) that goes to the slave solenoid to crank the starter. Kill switch goes in the wire from the key (Purple) that goes to the ignition...
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