Just wondering, what is the normal running temperature with a 195-degree thermostat?
I have a 1980 Trans Am, 4.9L engine, with air.
I just changed the thermostat twice now, and the temperature shows just above 220 and then dies.
Just wondering what the Inside Diameter of the vacuum hoses for a 1980 Trans Am 4.9L engine is?
When I measure, and due to the hoses being old, I have a few different measurements.
If I wanted to order new hoses, is 4mm, 6mm, and 8mm ID enough?
And how long should I order? 10 feet, 15ft...
I need some help.
I just bought a new car cover that said it was waterproof, and it rained last night, and I had the car outside covered.
When I took the cover off this afternoon, I noticed that it was stained with some white stain.
I tried washing it off with soap and water and it is...
I am hoping someone out there can help me.
I am looking for a good clean diagram/sketch or pictures of the vacuum hoses for a 1980 Transam, 4.9 with electronic choke, air pollution pump, electronic choke relay, etc.
Hoping someone out there can help me.
I got my carb redid, transmission, and a slew of other things.
It was running OK; however, the choke relay under the dash was buzzing.
I replaced it with a new relay, and the buzzing stopped.
The choke works fine now. my problem now is when the...
I hope someone knows a good body shop that works on Gen 2 Firebirds.
My trunk leaks at the hinges on the trunk.
I have the automatic trunk release and the constant up and down seams to weekend the welds and the original caulking.
Does someone know a good body shop in and around the Toronto...
Hello all. I am hoping someone out there can help.
I have a 1980 Firebird original 4.9L engine with quadrajet carb.
I am looking for the throttle return spring, which is yellow.
Mine is damaged.
I have gone on various sites looking for it.
One site I found but since I live in Canada the...
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I have a red 1980 Trans am.
I have been working on it for the past few months with a close friend.
Completed the following items: replace spark plugs, wires, rad hoses, belts, tie rods exhaust, and stopped oil pan and transmission leak...