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Old 02-21-2011
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Bill Pape Bill Pape is offline
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Location: Commerce
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We have the Bendix air throttle on many BlueBirds, If the same ??
It could be system wide air leaks & the tanks are depleted, so more
time is needed for air pressure to build.
And yes the cylinder can be cleaned , lubed & O rings replaced.
careful these parts are obsolete, and other methods would be needed
for modification. also the cable may be binding.
Search this site for Bendix throttle , there is a lot of info & pictures
on several other threads.
Bill & Patty
1988 FC, Silver Edition
Commerce, Michigan
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