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Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-14-2019, 09:00 AM
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Posted By Ltcjc
B/S cart = Briggs and Stratton cart, sorry. I'll...

B/S cart = Briggs and Stratton cart, sorry. I'll check the oil level, and breather. Thanks
Forum: Engines & Clutches 08-13-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 154
Posted By Ltcjc
B/S 5 hp blowing oil thru the Carb

Hey guys, my grandson was ripping thru the yard in the Red B/S cart (5 hp) and came to a stop when the engine died. I saw oil leaking from the area of the carb. Any thoughts or opinions? Other than...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-09-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 545
Posted By Ltcjc
Ken-Bar ID

Here's a pic of the original sticker from the Ken-Bar, I don't have any other info on the cart. If anyone can further define which cart it is/was I'd appreciate it. Thanks
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-08-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 545
Posted By Ltcjc
The Ken-Bar had a sticker that said...

The Ken-Bar had a sticker that said "Streaker".
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-08-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 545
Posted By Ltcjc
Forgot to add: red cart is a Manco, the black...

Forgot to add: red cart is a Manco, the black cart is a Ken-Bar Streaker; the blue is a Carter.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 07-08-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 545
Posted By Ltcjc
3 ready to go!

Project cart #3 is done! Replaced all 4 hubs, tires, 5" rims, Predator 212 ($25.00!!) and it runs great. Thanks again to all who opined about the H/F tires (really, thanks!). BMI had everything I...
Forum: All Other Parts 07-02-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 443
Posted By Ltcjc
You were right, I had to buy 4 hubs, 4...

You were right, I had to buy 4 hubs, 4 wheels/tires, but it's all working out. I dumped the H/F wheels due to safety concerns (thanks for the advice). Waiting for the final parts to get up and...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-28-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 545
Posted By Ltcjc
Thanks for the warnings, I have two BMI wheels in...

Thanks for the warnings, I have two BMI wheels in the mail (with the new hubs). Notice taken.
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 06-28-2019, 04:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 545
Posted By Ltcjc
Wreck to Driver

This is #3 since 02/2019. $50 junker to a nice little ride. Really couldn't have completed it without the help, advice and support of the DIY Go Karts site. Thanks to all who commented. Keep the...
Forum: All Other Parts 06-24-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Not too bad of a transformation.

Not too bad of a transformation.
Forum: All Other Parts 06-24-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Thanks for looking. Here's some pics.

Thanks for looking. Here's some pics.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-23-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By Ltcjc
I'll check the oil again, then let it run for...

I'll check the oil again, then let it run for awhile, then see what happens. Thanks for the advice.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-22-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By Ltcjc
Thanks, I'll do that.

Thanks, I'll do that.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-22-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 259
Posted By Ltcjc
Smoking 212

Quick overview: I purchased a 2016 212 ($25), seller started 212 up in back of his pick up. It ran, only items needed were a new muffler and a cover for the air box cleaner. I replaced the muffler,...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 06-15-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 229
Posted By Ltcjc
"Bully Clutch"

Ok, rookie question: What is a "Bully Clutch" and how is it used? I have B/S 8hp motor w/a 1" shaft. Could I use a Bully Clutch in stead of a T/C? Thanks from the old "rookie".
Forum: All Other Parts 06-11-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 443
Posted By Ltcjc
Follow up: is there a "hub" to convert larger...

Follow up: is there a "hub" to convert larger golf cart tires/rim to fit a 5/8th axle? If so, where can I find the part? Thanks.
Forum: All Other Parts 06-11-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 443
Posted By Ltcjc
5" 2 piece steel cart wheels

I bought a $50 frame with 4 steel (2 part) wheels - all flat and rusted out. The 5/8" hubs were good. I'm trying to find replacement wheels but am confused by the center hub portion. The tires were...
Forum: All Other Parts 05-29-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Ok, well I think I have video of the Ken-Bar...

Ok, well I think I have video of the Ken-Bar Streaker rebuild. Here's the link. Once again, thanks for everyone's help. Keep carting!!

https://youtu.be/OqcEymY0KoA
Forum: All Other Parts 05-29-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Ok, here's the final outcome......I disassembled...

Ok, here's the final outcome......I disassembled the TC, put it back together, got the proper belt, installed the 22" tires, gassed it up and low and behold, it ran. Ran very well, too. Thanks for...
Forum: All Other Parts 05-19-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Couldn't tell you the diff size, make or anything...

Couldn't tell you the diff size, make or anything else, as there doesn't seem to be any accessible info on the unit itself. Update: I removed the TC, rechecked the install, put smaller tires on the...
Forum: All Other Parts 05-13-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Thanks, I'm still a novice at this. Can I swap...

Thanks, I'm still a novice at this. Can I swap out the 6" driven and just replace it with a 7"? I'll order a 9 tooth sprocket (I have a 60 tooth axle sprocket) and just install and see what happens?
Forum: All Other Parts 05-11-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Thanks for your input. I've ordered a correct...

Thanks for your input. I've ordered a correct size belt (27 1/32") so I'll test it out and update the thread.
Forum: All Other Parts 05-09-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Here's another "Clue", the driver belt is a Manco...

Here's another "Clue", the driver belt is a Manco #5959, should I try another Mfg.' s belt to see if the belt's the issue?
"So by now I'm fairly convinced you have a belt issue.So by now I'm fairly...
Forum: All Other Parts 05-05-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
Where in the world did you find this film? Great...

Where in the world did you find this film? Great presentation. Still have to work on the gearing I think. I'll let you all know how it pans out. Thanks
Forum: All Other Parts 05-04-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,828
Posted By Ltcjc
TC and belt are clean, the engine is responsive...

TC and belt are clean, the engine is responsive but trying to accelerate the rpm's increase with the pedal push, but other than an initial rolling, the cart goes nowhere. I was thinking it may be an...
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