converter clearance

Old 11-15-2011, 08:44 AM
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i have powerglide tranny and 8 inch converter. when convereter is clicked in all the way into the tranny, how much do i back off of it when i tighten the converter to flexplatre. i am sure it is 1/16 to 1/8" backed off the tranny. thanks art
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Old 11-15-2011, 08:59 AM
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I usually shoot for 1/8", i think that's what most converter mfg. recommend, otherwise there could be damage to the pump.

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Old 11-15-2011, 09:17 AM
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I shoot for 1/8-5/32.

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Old 11-16-2011, 05:46 PM
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thanks guys 1/8" is what it will be art
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Old 11-16-2011, 08:28 PM
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No less then 1/8 no more then 3/16
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