The Jalopy Journal
I had a ‘58. Nice truck, yours is about a thousand times nicer.
Absolutely the best collection! Thanks a lot for the hours of remembering.
Glad to see you on here again. Nobody deserves that ride more than you.
I'm a old greybeard and here in the South they have always been called freeze plugs. HRP
I’m a considerable distance from the HRP in the south...
Thanks for all your posts, this thread is a great learning experience. Probably a lot more enjoyable for me than for you, or at least a hell of a...
Lucky kid and great mentors. Good for all of you.
I hadn’t seen this thread until now. Great reading, great result! Good on you, Riff.
Yes. I would be interested!
Tube grille, stock ‘55 signal lights.
Good news! Onward and upward, Jim.
You got this, Jim.
No it is not.
Damn. Not sure what else could be said.
I didnt realize that was Q&D!
Great shirt design! If I wasn’t most of a continent away...... That will be a weekend to remember.
not an overdrive.
Great to hear, Jim!
Really nice car. I’m with the repair the paint and lose the exhaust tips crowd.
I haven’t looked in on this for a while. Awfully impressive.
“Life would be a lot easier if it would just get the hell outof the way.”
Fantastic. My newest favorite sentiment! Thanks P&B!
And here is the original poem that the song is based on. We can start a whole new discussion about the chances of a “stick 88” against an Impala...
Great news Jim.
Jim, you can do this. Get better, lots of folks here thinking about you.
And with good reason. Had a friend that lost his life when a boomer released.
The Southwest must be a big place. I knew them as boomers in northern Canada when I was a kid, learned that they were a load binder sometime later.
More info on a favorite car. Thanks Hemi32 and thanks Pat.
4 oz oil in 10 gallons of gas is pretty unlikely to cause any smoke. Probably very few people did that to original flatheads and they seemed to...
I get to hating our winter more every year- until I see what you folks have to face up to. So sad.
I don't think I'll do much beyond brakes, new door seals and floor mat, and a good wash.
...yes. do that!
What a car! That one is built like it’s supposed to be!
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