[elky] Re: Heat Control

I wonder if a local machinist could mill something out for you in aluminum
or steel that would be much stronger.



On Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 6:01 PM, Jared Ryan <jryan@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I found out what the problem is this afternoon.  It's this lever.
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> The short piece is what's broken off.  That's the end that connects to the
> cable from the dashboard control.
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> Robert and I talked about it on the phone, and neither of us knew how it
> came off.  It looks like you just take off the plastic clip for the pushrod
> (turnbuckle type thing, goes in the big hole on the long part), then turn it
> just right and it should pull out.  It's keyed.
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> Rock Auto shows it as Four Seasons part number 74806 for $8.58.  AutoZone
> and O'Reilly don't seem to stock it.
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> On Sep 29, 2010, at 3:06 PM, Jared Ryan wrote:
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> > On Sep 28, 2010, at 6:33 PM, Robert Adams wrote:
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> >>                            Anything off of full cold on the lever will
> open the heater valve. Do your cooling adjustments with the fan speed.
> >
> > I tend to leave it at the next-to-highest fan speed, all seasons.  The
> temperature control has always worked for me before with pretty good
> precision; either it needs adjustment or something broke.  I'll probably
> look at it tomorrow afternoon.
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