1962-74 Tach Drive Distributor Restoration

**Detailed Bushing Installation** Distributor Rebuild Guide Remove distributor assembly from engine and place lower part of housing in vise, clamping securely. Remove cap and rotor from cam assembly. Lift off springs and weights from cam. With a drift punch drive out lower distributor gear split pin. Next, remove lower gear and shim. Remove the brass […]

1962-64 Powerglide Shifter Linkage Installation

Set control rod bell crank (A) in Park position. Set control shaft lever (B) in Park position. With both the bell crank and lever held in Park position, assemble control rod (C) to lever (B), then adjust clevis on rod (C) for easy entry into lever (A). **Please note that parts numbered in the schematic […]

1957-62 Muncie 4-Speed Linkage Installation

The 4-Speed transmission gearshift linkage utilizes three shift rods and levers. A simple gauge block will aid in making the proper adjustments. The adjustments can be made without the gauge block by having an assistant hold the manual shift lever in the neutral positions. Remove transmission gearshift lever seal from the floor pan. Place transmission […]

1957-62 Borg Warner 4-Speed Linkage Installation

The 4-Speed transmission gearshift linkage utilizes three shift rods and levers. A simple gauge block will aid in making the proper adjustments. The adjustments can be made without the gauge block by having an assistant hold the manual shift lever in the neutral positions. Remove transmission gearshift lever seal from the floor pan. Place transmission […]

1956-62 Windshield Wiper Transmission Installation

Note the wiper transmission in Figure 1. Two people will be required for the first step and for the final step. One person should stand outside the car to push down on the left windshield wiper transmission drive shaft, which separates the upper and lower clutches. From under the dash, pull on the cables; this […]