[T3] 73 type 3 runner hose and intake gasket replacement?

William Jahn willjahn975 at gmail.com
Fri May 10 19:04:19 PDT 2019

I found one just like my old torque wrench link below.
Maybe some day I'l get a new well made old fashioned beam style if they
still exist.

On Fri, May 10, 2019 at 6:48 PM William Jahn <willjahn975 at gmail.com> wrote:

> I may just make one out of aluminum I have it's .039" thick .
> I only have one torque wrench an old sears digitork and wondered how
> accurate it is , Bought it new forget when decades ago. 3/8" drive 5 to 75
> foot pounds and also newton meters . I weighed a container for 14 pounds
> which is the torque for the runner to head nuts and 12" was center of the
> handle and it was 1/2 lb low if I set it at 14.5 foot pounds it clicks if I
> go to 15 it does not. I just hung the water filled jug by a wire drive in
> vice and let the weight on real slow.
> Here one that looks like it. Mine is a bit older and has a built in thumb
> wheel near the square drive and a quick socket release button and half the
> shank toward the head is more flat.
> https://www.machinesused.com/lots/(2)-Craftsman-Digitork-Torque-Wrenches-19161#&gid=1&pid=2
> I had a old 3/8" and 1/2" beam style that I trusted and a snap on 1/2"
> click which vanished with my tool box. I thought I might need a new cheapo
> beam type they sell on amazon for $35 and change. I always read clicker
> type were off the most in the low end 5 ft lb is the lowest mine goes 75
> the highest making 14 foot lb's the low end.
> On Wed, May 8, 2019 at 11:17 AM Jim Adney <jadney at vwtype3.org> wrote:
>> On 8 May 2019 at 10:15, William Jahn wrote:
>> > My Air temp sensor fits in the left side of the IAD not in the top of
>> the
>> > case it's a 73 .
>> Sorry, you described the right part, but I thought you were asking about
>> the
>> AAR. My mistake.
>> The Temp Sensor gasket is just a thin copper washer.
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