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  1. vtx1800 liked Joe Travers's post in the thread Technical Shelby 260 Performance Parts.

    Joe, I already have a 400 hp engine in it now. It has more bang than the tires & suspension can handle. If I hook it up, something is...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 8:08 PM
  2. vtx1800 liked Joe Travers's post in the thread Technical Shelby 260 Performance Parts.

    I suspect you penciled in those prices shortly after you picked up the brochure :) I got the phone number of an old Ford acquaintance...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 8:06 PM
  3. vtx1800 liked belair's post in the thread Dixco Tach Wiring..

    The green wire is soldered to the circuit board, the other two wires go deeper into the tach. I am not going any deeper into it, as...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 8:05 PM
  4. vtx1800 replied to the thread Technical '58 IH cross steer... questions....

    Had you thought about just disassembling your steering box to see where the wear is? I used a Ross steering box from a 58 Hawk on my...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 8:01 PM
  5. vtx1800 liked b-bop's post in the thread Customs Your worst car insult by someone.

    Buddy of mine has a 29 Tudor and has an old timely Mexican blanket interior. At a car show he overhears a young kid say to his mom. “...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 7:46 PM
  6. vtx1800 liked BamaMav's post in the thread Hot Rods 1953 Studebaker advice and opinions.

    You guys crack me up. Somebody drags a 32 Ford out of the swamp rusted up to the door handles and ya'll go all goo goo telling them to...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 11:31 AM
  7. vtx1800 liked Scrapin’Metal's post in the thread Hot Rods 1953 Studebaker advice and opinions.

    Just finished a 54, great cars Cool looks and very expensive to get the right parts. Good chrome grill pieces could go well over a...

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  8. vtx1800 liked 327Eric's post in the thread Hot Rods 1953 Studebaker advice and opinions.

    Then buy it and do what you do. They are beautiful cars, and it is doable. If other cars and parts come around grab them up. I've owned...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 11:29 AM
  9. vtx1800 liked MCjim's post in the thread Hot Rods 1953 Studebaker advice and opinions.

    Update: This is an original California car that sat on pavement for over 40 years; the price is right and I have the room to stash it....

    Nov 29, 2021 at 11:27 AM
  10. vtx1800 attached a file to the thread Hot Rods Little things as I go.

    are these these the knobs you need? [ATTACH]

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  11. vtx1800 liked Frank Carey's post in the thread Technical Very short throttle cable required.

    My loop goes around the coil. No problems in 30+ years. [ATTACH]

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  12. vtx1800 attached a file to the thread Technical Shelby 260 Performance Parts.

    This info is from the February 1964 "Shop Tips from Ford" that I picked up at the Ford Dealership where I purchased a new 63 Fairlane....

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  13. vtx1800 liked cabong's post in the thread Technical Shelby 260 Performance Parts.

    Several years back, I bought a Model A coupe off Ebay. It had been chopped, was in bad primer, and sported extra wide Jackman wheels...

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  14. vtx1800 liked lippy's post in the thread Technical Shelby 260 Performance Parts.

    My friend had a must have been 63 falcon convertible, cause it was not a 64 it was the older falcon. . It was a 260 4spd. It was a...

    Nov 26, 2021 at 12:45 PM
  15. vtx1800 liked Dave Mc's post in the thread Customs Your worst car insult by someone.

    I woodgrained all of the interior metal parts in my 33 , not really an insult but often people will ask " What kind of wood is that ? "...

    IMG_0919.JPG Nov 26, 2021 at 12:32 PM
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