Chrysler 300 Club International
Revised: 06/25/19


TECH ARTICLES


Welcome to the new Tech Department page.
Click on any of the underlined text to go to articles.
Subjects are organized by the categories of a factory service manual.
Also please visit our "How I Do It" page for related topics.


Lubrication
and
Maintenance
Accessories
(Radios, heaters,
mirrors)
  1. 1955 and 56 Seat Belts by John Cote and Sean Morgan
  2. Installing seat belts in a '57 by Bob Merritt
  3. Dealer Installed Seat Belts Kit 2132312 for 1960-1961 by Bob Jasinski
  4. Dealer Installed Seat Belts Kit 2298749 for 1960-1961 by John McAdams
  5. 62 Chrysler Seat Belt Anchors
  6. Fan Motor Replacement mid 60s Chrysler by Tony Rinaldi
  7. K Clock Repair by John Holst
  8. Clock Repair 300L by Doug Mayer
  9. Heater Valve Replacement by Carl Bilter
  10. New heater switches by Don Verity
  11. AC Heater Switch 1964 Chrysler (video)
  12. Heater Switch (video)
  13. 1959 service manual Heater Push Button system
  14. Heater Vacuum Logic (video)
  15. Mirror Replacement, 1964 (video)
  16. Remote Rear View Mirror Disassembly by Larry Jett
  17. Mirror-Matic instructions by Marshall Larson
  18. Dealer Accessories for 1960 by Gil Cunningham
  19. 1960 Windshield Washer system by Tony Rinaldi
  20. 1960 Wiper Washer Switch Repair
  21. 1961 service bulletin for servicing the electric antenna.
  22. 1965 Automatic Door Locks
  23. 1965 Power Windows
  24. 1965 Windshield Wipers
  25. Power Window Motor Gear Replacement by Jamie Hyde
  26. 1960 Chrysler Power Window Motor Repair by Jamie Hyde
Front Suspension
  1. Alignment Specifications
  2. Torsion Bar Summary by Part Number by Dave Schwandt
  3. More on Torsion Bars by John Hertog
  4. 1957-58-59 Torsion Aire Suspension
Rear Axle
  1. Rear differential carrier paint markings by John Hertog & others
  2. Sure Grip Spacer Pin
  3. Rear Axle Bearing Clearance by John Grady
  4. Differential Ratio (video)
Brakes
  1. Brake Fluid by Jack Boyle
  2. Dual Master Cylinder Conversion to 1960 Chrysler 300F by Dan Reitz
  3. Disc Brake Comparison by Tony Rinaldi
  4. Disc Brake Conversion 300F by Paul Martin
  5. Disc brake conversion for 1960 300F by Dan Reitz
  6. Disc brake conversion for Long Wheelbase Chryslers by John Hertog
  7. Disc brake conversion on 1962 Chrysler 300 by John Hertog
  8. Rear Brake hub removal (video)
  9. Brake system flush (video)
  10. Brake Drum Spring Installation (video)
  11. Parking Brake Cables J, K
  12. Save The Brake Adjuster Plate by John Grady
  13. Wilwood Disc Brake Install by Tony Rinaldi
  14. 1960 Parking Brake Release
  15. Brake Leak (video)
  16. Chrysler Master Tech - 1960, Volume 13-9 Brake System Service (video)
  17. Chrysler Master Tech - 1961, Volume 14-5 Total-Contact Brake Service Tips (video)
Clutch
Cooling System
  1. Engine Fan Summary
  2. More on Engine Fans
  3. Radiator Summary
  4. Cooling System Flush (video)
  5. Temperature Gauge Correction by Carl Bilter
Dealer
  1. 1960 Chrysler order code list
  2. 1961 Chrysler order code list
  3. 1962 Chrysler order code list
  4. 1963 Chrysler order code list
  5. 1964 Chrysler order code list
  6. 1965 Chrysler order code list
  7. Special Order Dave Schwandt's Polar Blue F
Electrical
and
Instruments
  1. 1957 Chrysler wiring by Greg Leggatt
  2. 1958 Chrysler wiring by Greg Leggatt
  3. 300F Alternator Mount by Dan Reitz
  4. Instrument Panel Differences 60, 61, 62 by Bob Merritt
  5. Electroluminescent Power Supply Schematic
  6. Electroluminescent Power Supply Repair by Carl Bilter
  7. Gauge Voltage Limiter
  8. Mallory Tach Drive Electronic Distributor by Tony Rinaldi
  9. Letter Car Distributor Summary
  10. Distributor Vacuum Advance by John Grady
  11. L Distributor Restoration (video)
  12. F and G Ram Engine Spark Plug Wires and Brackets by Gil Cunningham
  13. Spark Plug Wire Routing on a G Engine
  14. Spark Plug Wires J, Ram K by Carl Bilter
  15. 1957 Turn Signal Switch by Kevin O'Rourke
  16. Turn Signal Switch Replacement by Larry Jett
  17. F-G-H Turn Signal Switch Repair by Lindsey Fuller
  18. F-G-H Turn Signal System
  19. 60-61-62 Turn Signal Switch Replace (video)
  20. 1964 Tilt Wheel Turn Signal by Rich Barber
  21. 1964 Turn Signal Switch Installation
  22. 1965 Turn Signal Diagnosis
  23. Lamp, fuses, and circuit breaker listing for the 1955-1965 Chrysler line by John Holst
  24. Horn Problems 1960-62
  25. Steering Shaft Ground Strap (video)
  26. Wiper Motor (video)
  27. Ignition Switch (video)
  28. Ammeter Fluctuation
  29. L Console Wires by Jeff Miklas
  30. J Headlight Switch Replace
  31. 1960-62 Power Seat Switch Repair by John Grady
  32. 1961 Instrument Panel Service manual
  33. 1964 Tilt Steering Wheel Turn Signal Disassembly (video)
  34. 1964 Tilt Steering Wheel Turn Signal Bowden Cable Repair (video)
  35. 1964 Tilt Steering Wheel Turn Signal Repair & Reassembly (video)
Engine
  1. 1960 thru 1964 Floating Power motor mount rebuilding by John Hertog
  2. Oil Pump Replacement 300J by Carl Bilter
  3. 57-58 Valve Cover Differences by Dave Schwandt
  4. Letter Car Camshafts by George Riehl
  5. Ram Induction by Duane DeButts
  6. More on Ram Induction
  7. 4 Bolt - 6 Bolt Valve Covers
  8. Engine Identification
  9. 1962-1970 Engine Paint
  10. Cam Phasing - Installation
  11. Motor Mount Heat Shields by Jeff Miklas
Exhaust System
  1. Original J Exhaust Pipe by Dave Schwandt
  2. Exhaust Manifold Paint (video)
  3. Exhaust System Sizes and After Market Mufflers
  4. Short Ram Header Identification by Jeff Miklas
  5. Exhaust Hanger Restoration by Dave Schwandt
Frame
  1. Frame, chassis and related components painting by Greg Leggatt
  2. Torsion bars & paint daubs reference pictures
Fuel System
  1. All About Rams
  2. Service Book for Rams
  3. Short Ram Gasket Installation (video)
  4. Long Ram Gasket Installation (video)
  5. Letter Car Carburetor Summary
  6. 300D Carb Specs
  7. 300E Carb Specs
  8. Carter Carburetor Book
  9. A Review of 1958 Fuel Injection by John Grady
  10. Electric Fuel Pump Installation by Paul Martin
  11. H Carb Choke Plate (video)
  12. Gas Tank Cap Summary by Dave Schwandt
  13. B Gas Tank Install (video)
  14. 1963 Gas Tank (video)
  15. Comparison F, G, H Fuel Tanks (video)
  16. Air Cleaner Information by Dale Burkhardt
  17. Air Filter Information by Dale Burkhardt
  18. Air Filter Information by Merle Wolfer
  19. Ram K Air Cleaner Curiosity
  20. H Carb to carb link by Doug Warrener
  21. Fuel transfer (video)
  22. Air Filter Housing Interchange with the 55 56 Delta Wing (video)
Propeller Shaft and
U Joints
  1. Drive Shaft Boot Replacement (video)
  2. Drive shaft U Joint Modification by John Grady
Spring and
Shock Absorbers
  1. Rear springs
  2. Rear springs installation video
  3. KYB Shock Install
  4. KYB Shock Install Update
Steering Gear
  1. 61-68 Power Steering Bracket rebuild by Gary Nelson
  2. G Steering Box Rebuild by Don Verity
  3. Steering Box Disassembly by Don Verity
  4. 1961-1968 Power steering bracket adjustment (video)
  5. 1962 Chrysler Steering Box Replace (video)
Transmission
  1. Cast Iron Torqueflite breakdown and reassembly by Don Verity
  2. Letter Car Transmission Summary by George Riehl
  3. Letter Car Transmission Identification by George Riehl
  4. Transmission Information Collection by Gary Nelson
  5. Pinion Gear Summary by George Riehl
  6. Transmission Dipstick (video)
  7. How To Release the Push Button Cable at the Transmission
Wheels, Bearings,
and Tires
  1. 300E and 300F Hubcap Disassembly by Crossram Motors
  2. Letter Car Tire Size Summary by Gil Cunningham
  3. Modern Replacement Wheels For Radial Tires by Tony Rinaldi
  4. 66 Disc Brake Wheel Same as H, G by Jeff Miklas
Body
and
Sheet Metal
  1. Installing Metalcrafters rear quarter panels on a 1957 300C by Dave Schwandt
  2. F, G, H Grille Medallion Installation
  3. 57 - 58 Tail Lamp Housing Comparison
  4. Paints & Colors
  5. 1960-1964 Convertible Top Frame Summary
  6. 1962 Convertible Top Frame
  7. 1962 Convertible Top Motor Replace (video)
  8. Letter Car Headlamps by Carl Bilter
  9. K Console Texture
  10. K Console Repair (video)
  11. 300K Door Stars (video)
  12. 300K Door Stars Instructions (PDF)
  13. K Body Pin Stipe by John Holst
  14. Arm rests and cushions 300K
  15. L Instrument Panel Swirl
  16. L Console Textures
  17. Buffing by Carl Bilter
  18. G H J Wheel Cover (video)
  19. H J Wheel Cover Paint (video)
  20. Door Mechanism Linkages (video)
  21. Doors Windows Locks Body Service Reference Book
  22. F G H J Seat Back Springs (video)
  23. Ignition Key Styles
  24. 1960-1965 Heel Plates
  25. Trunk Reference Page
  26. 1962 Bumper Brackets by Jeff Miklas
  27. 60-64 console ash tray (video)
  28. Dash Pad Installation 60-62 by Just Dashes
  29. 1960 61 Wagon Tail Light Lens
  30. Window Glass Scratch Removal (video)
  31. Door Handle & Window Crank Handle Removal (video)
  32. Chrysler Master Tech - 1959, Volume 12-2 Service Tips on Swivel & Power Seats (video)
  33. Convertible Back Window Polish (video)
  34. K Power Seats (video)
  35. Carpet Replacement 300L by Doug Mayer
  36. Hood Spring Removal & Install
Air Conditioning
  1. Idler Pulley Replacement mid 60s Chrysler with AC by Tony Rinaldi
  2. 1957 AC Snorkel by Burt Bouwkamp
Specifications
  1. Summary of Torque Specs by John Holst by John Holst
  2. Identification, Data Tag
  3. Identification, VIN and Engine
Miscellaneous
  1. Mystery Photos
  2. Chrysler Master Tech Service Conference Library
    Technical Videos Summary Page

Miscellaneous

1) Helpful hints by Dr. Crankshaft
2) Repop Parts Suggestion Form
3) Installing a Car Lift by Ray Jones
4) Service Manuals and Parts Manuals by John Holst
5) Letter Car Specification Summary


Reference Cars

1) Reference Cars Main page
2) 300F hardtop, Steve Albu
3) 300F convertible disassembly, John Hertog
4) 300G coupe disassembly, Mark Knutsen
Parts, Vendors, Services
One Stop Shop Page
Parts Vendor & Source List by Bob Merritt
Parts Vendor & Source List from the 1962-1965 Mopar Web Site
300F-specific Mopar part numbers by Dan Reitz
300C parts available thru NAPA by Dennis Cloer
300D parts available thru NAPA by Dennis Cloer
300F parts available thru NAPA by Dennis Cloer
300G parts available thru NAPA by Dennis Cloer
300H parts available thru NAPA by Dennis Cloer
300J parts available thru NAPA by Dennis Cloer
300L parts available thru NAPA by Dennis Cloer
JC Auto home page
Andy Bernbaum home page
Gary Goers home page
Ram gaskets by Bob Merritt
Window Regulator Replacement Bushings and Washers by Bob Merritt
1964 Convert Visors by Legendary Interiors


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