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    I cannot get grease to go into the clutch/brake shaft. Grease fittings check good. Is the grease supposed to squeeze between the shaft and bushing? When I remove the grease fitting and probe around with a scribe there is no opening. Has it been assembled wrong?

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    carolinamudwalker It is possible that since the grease fittings were install the pedals were rebushed and the holes were not drilled through the new bushings.

    I have found this in distributors for the oil filler and water pumps. They rebush, neglect redrilling lube holes.
    You wana look waaay far up da road and plan yer route because the brakes are far more of a suggestion than a command!


    • #3
      It’s easy enough to remove the pedals and survey the situation.
      3~ Tudor's & 1~ Coupe
      Henry Ford said,
      "It's all nuts and bolts"
      "Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible."

      Mitch's Auto Service ctr


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