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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-14-2008, 10:08 AM Thread Starter
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Loud Squeak From Engine When Starting

I just got a 68 TRI Power that has been rewired and rebuilt. It is difficult to start and when I press accelerator it screeches. Thinking it is a belt or the starter. The only other issue on the car is the Speedometer looks to top out at 35.


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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-14-2008, 08:23 PM
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I would try the belt first,but a good friend of mine has a 69,427 and it had a cluch fan that sometimes squeeled as well.Also if the car has been played with some people have put the shallow V belt not the deep V belt and that too will cause a squeel as the belt wears and the tension reduces.Best of luck.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-15-2008, 11:23 AM
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Thumbs up I agree with mad pad house!!!

Hope it is a easy fix!! Keep us informed what you find out Frank!! Tim c5garage

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