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Old 11-27-2019, 05:51 PM   #1
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235 Oil Pump Screen Retaining Wire

SOMEHOW, I lost the wire that holds the screen onto the pump! This is a 1953 216 with the "oval" screen. Anyone know where to find one?
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Old 11-29-2019, 10:29 PM   #2
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Re: 235 Oil Pump Screen Retaining Wire

Did you find one ?
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Old 11-30-2019, 01:05 AM   #3
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Re: 235 Oil Pump Screen Retaining Wire

Not yet....
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Old 11-30-2019, 12:41 PM   #4
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Re: 235 Oil Pump Screen Retaining Wire

I will look and see what I have
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Old 12-02-2019, 06:21 PM   #5
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Re: 235 Oil Pump Screen Retaining Wire

The retainers I found where badly corroded this one is still very thin .
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Old 12-03-2019, 09:10 AM   #6
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Re: 235 Oil Pump Screen Retaining Wire

Easy to make go to Amazon, lookup piano wire . Easy to work with
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Old 12-03-2019, 09:41 AM   #7
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Re: 235 Oil Pump Screen Retaining Wire

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The retainers I found where badly corroded this one is still very thin .
MAN! How does something that lives in oil, corrode away like that???

I THINK I found one from a guy in KC...Thanks for looking!
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Old 12-03-2019, 09:42 AM   #8
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Easy to make go to Amazon, lookup piano wire . Easy to work with
Especially if you have mob ties.....
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