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Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-01-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 504
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
I dont think your system would work well on an...

I dont think your system would work well on an off road kart, or a higher powered kart. Maybe for on road, lower powered it would function as intended.

Relying on a clutch pack to transmit ALL...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-21-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 327
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
You will be best off getting the clutches from...

You will be best off getting the clutches from the snowmobile that engine originally came on.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-20-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 469
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
Use a nut, hold on end of crank, carefully weld...

Use a nut, hold on end of crank, carefully weld nut to end of broken bolt. Works 75% of the time all the time.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 06-13-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 303
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
The PSI indicated on the sidewall is MAX, not...

The PSI indicated on the sidewall is MAX, not suggested. The suggested pressure is determined by the manufacturer of the machine you are running the tire on. 5psi is pretty normal for an atv. Install...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-03-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 366
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
Most are a belt tensioner clutch, Which would...

Most are a belt tensioner clutch, Which would work for a higher horsepower engine. However you would have to fab a tensioner, clutch pedal, and would be stuck with one speed.

Some garden tractors...
Forum: More Builds 05-31-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 432
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
No spring? Add one...make a bracket to hold cable...

No spring? Add one...make a bracket to hold cable on engine shroud. disconnect kill wire from throttle lever so it doesnt shut off when not accelerating.

Remove the heat box around carb/exhaust...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 05-24-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 387
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
250 2 stroke bike engine will do it, make sure...

250 2 stroke bike engine will do it, make sure you have 4 wheel disc brakes and good steering.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 05-12-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 4,333
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
90's v6 mustangs are turds, so i hope so! ...

90's v6 mustangs are turds, so i hope so!



I think it was limited at 110, so yeah i would have pulled him. But 0-80 on a straight away the thing was impressive. Those 5.7 i-force engines make...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-10-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,927
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
That is not true at all. AWD vehicles use a...

That is not true at all. AWD vehicles use a center differential. With a few exceptions, True 4wd vehicles have no such thing in their transfer cases.
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 05-10-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 584
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
No excuse to not change the oil. Go collect...

No excuse to not change the oil. Go collect bottles and save the $3 bucks it costs..or get a job. 5qt jug of supertech 10w-30 is 14 bucks. that would last you a year.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-10-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,927
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
Is that one of those chinese ebay steering racks?...

Is that one of those chinese ebay steering racks? If so, BE CAREFUL! it will break. There was a whole thread about them, some guy bought 3 chinese buggies, and 2/3 broke the rack first day. replaced...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 05-10-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 4,333
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
Quad 4's were relatively quick for their time....

Quad 4's were relatively quick for their time. But i'd refrain from saying she "rips".

I had an 87' supra turbo, 5spd, targa. Bulletproofed the engine with arp studs, mls hg etc. Straight piped,...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 05-03-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,467
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
You need a solenoid for the starter, yes. But you...

You need a solenoid for the starter, yes. But you would need that regardless of the ignition switch.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-02-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 351
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
You can get offset flywheel keys. I dont know...

You can get offset flywheel keys. I dont know what engine this is for, or what the stock timing is, but id assume if its a fixed flywheel they would set it to work with a stock ungoverned engine.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-01-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 381
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
You still have a valve cover of sorts, i think...

You still have a valve cover of sorts, i think carb side on that engine. Should have a vent coming out of it connected to the air box. its a rectangular cover allows access to valve springs, keepers,...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-01-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
doubt that engine has points, unplug kill wire...

doubt that engine has points, unplug kill wire from coil to confirm coil is bad. if so replace.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-01-2019, 07:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 199
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
If someone is paying you to fix something, you...

If someone is paying you to fix something, you should at least have a basic understanding of how this stuff works. Flooding is a very broad term, is it running rich and stalling at idle, poor WOT...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 05-01-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 381
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
all of the 4 stroke industrial engines ive dealt...

all of the 4 stroke industrial engines ive dealt with get the fuel pump pulse from the crank case, and not the intake. usually valve cover, or dipstick tube.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 04-24-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,018
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
Just a thought ive always had, keep it shaft...

Just a thought ive always had, keep it shaft drive and mate it to a differential (preferably spool, welded or ls). Toyota pickup front diffs and s10 diffs are common as they have flanged outputs. Ive...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-21-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 290
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
If its idling to high, and your throttle valve is...

If its idling to high, and your throttle valve is closing all the way, your mixture is too LEAN. this may be pilot jet or an air leak.

A rich mixture will cause stalling or low idle.
Forum: More Builds 04-19-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 802
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
I met a guy off craigslist once, sold him a...

I met a guy off craigslist once, sold him a lawnmower.

He had taken a jeep wrangler, stretched it, chopped the tub in half, made a cab, and truck bed for it. Then swapped one of those 3.0 turbo...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-19-2019, 06:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
Gear ratio is too high with 19" tires. How much...

Gear ratio is too high with 19" tires. How much does the machine weigh?
Forum: For Sale or Trade 04-17-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
Update and bump, will be scrapping within the...

Update and bump, will be scrapping within the next 2-3 weeks.

additional items:

-Suzuki mini 3 wheeler...pretty beat, ran a year ago but had low compression, blew a tire out and it sat ever...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-16-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
TERRIBLE advice, you have no clue what his bore...

TERRIBLE advice, you have no clue what his bore looks like. You also have not measured the bore with a good micrometer. if its out of spec, you could easily throw a pocket full of cash and come out...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 04-15-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By Kaptain Krunch
Have you checked your oil level yet?

Have you checked your oil level yet?
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