The Jalopy Journal
229710 269726683040664 154062281273772 1313480 1827279 n by Plumb posted May 7, 2012 at 1:22 PM
I have a 1950 Ford Woody Wagon, I either need to find a back/middle seat or find a substitute. Has anyone used a different back seat?
Has anyone rebuilt a 1953 column, Ford or Mercury car?
After a little hiatus we changed direction slightly and had an opportunity to have Gene Winfield chop the car with the help of Voodoo Larry and...
This years project is a 50 Ford 2 door sedan. It's my sons car, looking forward to working with Gene.
It is running great now. And it ran fine over Memorial Day weekend until the end of the trip.
Brand new carb, there was a loose piece in the idle port. Enough to make the idle screw do nothing.
Results were short in ignition wire at a connector, timing off and a piece of chromium in the new carb according to the shop. I just ran out of...
I researched it the last few hours and I do have a couple symptoms. Bad fuel mileage, lurching and some chatter at light load. I thought the...
Thermostat was replaced last year when I installed new radiator, belts are no more than 2 years old. I had water pump off 2 years ago when I had...
When driving car runs rough, acts like it struggles when accelerating. Shift into neutral and seems fine. I replaced the points and set timing,...
I know these guys do louvers.
Address: 6860 Imron Dr, Belvidere, IL 61008
47 Dodge Pick-up
50 Mercury Convertible
53 Mercury Sedan 2 door
09 Ford Five Hundred
13 Ford F-250 (Work Truck)
My first attempt.
Black with wide whites, cap and trim ring. The whites will brighten it up a bit.
I paid 5K to get my Merc done. If he does good work it is a fair price.
My first attempt, had it pinstriped by a professional.
I'll be at Roselle Ford Saturday and Iron Invasion in Woodstock in October.
Any time you're in the Elgin area, look me up.
Yes it was.
Make sure you're not running too lean. Old timer taught me that, said you could melt the tailpipes off.
He did the grill bar, cleaned up the battery mount, pin striped it and fabricated a convert top part.
Anybody going next week?
Black or White
Larry Grobe of Voodoo Larry Kustoms. He is located in Elk Grove.
Well, time to get back to work on the car. My buddy decided he wanted to race so I became his mechanic so I've been busy with getting the car...
On Rt66 in Odell, IL
Welcome from West Dundee. I'm currently working on a 50 Ford for my son. Hope to see you around.
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