Tag Archives: 4 speed

Milestone reached

It’s been “a while”. This is usually how stuff starts on this blog 😉 I did not post in a long time because life happens. Wrenching on my trucks and vehicles is part of this happening, so there’s quite some … Continue reading

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frequent flyer miles

Heavy air traffic could be observed in my shop yesterday evening, transmissions and engines populated the air. First to take off and land was the NV4500. It performed a perfect soft landing. And just in time the 203 came flying … Continue reading

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re-assemble in reverse order

Basically you can re-assemble a NP203 in the order you took it apart. Except you need lots of this for the needle bearings. I did this the first time and i worked like a charm on re-assembling the needle bearings … Continue reading

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six shooter

Finished drilling the six hole pattern for the NV4500s tailhousing.  

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live tracking

Feel with me while waiting for more parts boxes from Rockauto.com. Click on the boxes to go to the Fedex Tracking homepage and see my packages travelling.

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you know the drill

Align, clamp and drill it.   I got only as far as three complete bores and i already noticed my punch marks were not a 100% centered. I can still bolt the two housings together no problem but i may … Continue reading

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machining

  Threw a new gasket into the range boxes housing and temporarily installed the bearing retainer. Hereby i could take the measurement on the gap between the two parts, in this combination it is 3,2mm or 0.126″. After talking to … Continue reading

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