Go Back   DIY Go Kart Forum > Search Forums

Notices

Showing results 1 to 25 of 39
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: MTopp
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-06-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 641
Posted By MTopp
Getting the old ones off that engine shaft and...

Getting the old ones off that engine shaft and the jackshaft may be a tough task as well.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-05-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 641
Posted By MTopp
Yeah lol, really depends on the area and if...

Yeah lol, really depends on the area and if someone coincidentally needs an engine for a go cart/minibike or something small equipment. I like collecting motors, but know I probably wouldn't be able...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-04-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 180
Posted By MTopp
Thats a good idea, I just wire wheel'd it for...

Thats a good idea, I just wire wheel'd it for now, but maybe I'll hit it with some sanding before re-install, probably be fine without it, but if I remember it. Will definitely grease it though lol
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-04-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By MTopp
Idk anything about the 420, but that diagram is...

Idk anything about the 420, but that diagram is showing the coil has a ground, the one towards the bottom. and then it has the wire I believe you're holding in your picture.

I'd assume the coil...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-04-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 641
Posted By MTopp
save the old torque converter or sell it - could...

save the old torque converter or sell it - could still be restoreable
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-04-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 286
Posted By MTopp
That or just sell that engine off and keep...

That or just sell that engine off and keep looking for a better one.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-04-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 641
Posted By MTopp
Yea if anything the predator will be more...

Yea if anything the predator will be more powerful than the Tecumseh anyway and you could sell the tecumseh later
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-04-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By MTopp
Couldn't actually slide the axle out because this...

Couldn't actually slide the axle out because this cart has double skid bars/arms on the bottom, luckily the sprocket mount came of relatively easy then I could remove the sprocket and the axle to...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-04-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 180
Posted By MTopp
Well I got it off by hitting a 2x4 I held over...

Well I got it off by hitting a 2x4 I held over the thread end and whacked it with a 3lb mini sledge --- cracked it loose and then used one of my jaw pullers and it came right off, cowabunga
...
Forum: All Other Parts 12-04-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 366
Posted By MTopp
Good to hear, they look decent

Good to hear, they look decent
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-03-2019, 11:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 180
Posted By MTopp
Yea, I've got it up on a block for a little more...

Yea, I've got it up on a block for a little more tilt, I'll keep soaking it over time and see if it breaks free eventually.
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-03-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By MTopp
Thought of that, but didn't find a split that...

Thought of that, but didn't find a split that would fit. But yea probably not too bad to remove, just annoying in the small workspace I have, but I'll gettirdone
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-03-2019, 09:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By MTopp
True, probably just wire wheel it

True, probably just wire wheel it
Forum: All Other Parts 12-03-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 366
Posted By MTopp
Watch out for those Hi-run tires, I either had...

Watch out for those Hi-run tires, I either had some terrible wheels that maybe were slightly oversized or the tires were too small - they were a nightmare to install and the beadwires broke on two of...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-03-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By MTopp
Ugh thought so, but was hoping for some magic...

Ugh thought so, but was hoping for some magic answer lol, Shouldn't be too bad, never dropped an axle before.
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-03-2019, 08:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 180
Posted By MTopp
Yeah things crazy stuck, I'm probably going to...

Yeah things crazy stuck, I'm probably going to end up just cleaning it, but it bothers me that I can't remove it lol
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 12-03-2019, 08:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By MTopp
Live axle sprocket removal help

This may be a dumb question, but is their a right way or an easy way to remove the sprocket and install a new one on this hex manco axle other than removing the whole axle?

Remove from the brake...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 12-03-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 180
Posted By MTopp
TC Clutch Frozen on Shaft

Any ideas on how to get this off? I've soaked it with PB for 2 days then used a torch and tried a jaw puller without bending the metal - also tried a pry bar/wrench trying to push it off to no avail....
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-30-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By MTopp
Yeah, just a very weird way for the metal to...

Yeah, just a very weird way for the metal to snap, but who knows what metal the jackshaft was made of I guess. I'll post again if I get the clutch off and maybe get it moving and post a pic of it
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-30-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By MTopp
Update: got the shaft out of the driven clutch...

Update: got the shaft out of the driven clutch with a lot of MAP torch and hammering, just need a new spring and buttons probably and a lot of cleanup and buffering. The actual clutch I'm still...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-28-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By MTopp
Thanks for the reply! Hey yep I got some tools...

Thanks for the reply!
Hey yep I got some tools here so I'll watch some youtube and go at it. I did clean up a 30 series few years ago or so.

That's good that the jackshaft should be standard I'm...
Forum: Engines & Clutches 11-28-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 209
Posted By MTopp
Manco 13hp kart broken jackshaft

Hey all, happy Thanksgiving. Picked up a manco 13hp kart yesterday that needs some love. Really nice kart if I can get it driving, electric start with lights is cool.

Was hoping y'all could help...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-21-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,510
Posted By MTopp
True, I'll have to look at it more and think some...

True, I'll have to look at it more and think some more about it.

Thanks for all th info, I'll post here if I have another question
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-21-2016, 06:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,510
Posted By MTopp
I'll try and draw up a diagram, easier than...

I'll try and draw up a diagram, easier than explaining

---------- Post added at 07:33 PM ---------- Previous post was at 07:04 PM ----------
...
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 01-21-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,510
Posted By MTopp
Yeah I hear ya, I think I have a good plan to fix...

Yeah I hear ya, I think I have a good plan to fix it. How far back should the holes for the "kingpin"? that's the tierods balljoint right?--What length should the new arms go back towards the rear of...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 39

 

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:00 PM.