The Jalopy Journal
Hope I set mine up right. I did a 4 bar? with angled uppers and put springs on a shackle at axle so it could move.
Am trying to maintain caster....
I was there. Not a lot of info floating around.
Was a fun time.
Have a friend with a very nice chopped 32 sedan, has worked on it for over 40 years and still cant decide on color.
I told him prime it and drive...
Same thought for buildings. Close to door, leave, reenter to deal with fire.
Thanks this gives me the info for him
He did a swap to 455. It was a rust free 4 door.
I’m just looking for reasonable value.
I just got one of these given to me. Said number 2 cylinder was low on compression but otherwise good.
Price was right for something I’m piddling with
I have a friend who has a 40 Buick straight 8,that I need to set a reasonable price on.
This motor was installed approximately 50 years ago and is...
Reread the posts .
Nice build. Mine is a 50 A50 Mack, which is the same size as your cab with Mack grill sectioned 7” and a top chop of 4 “....
Nice truck. Read all of the posts. My 56 is close to same build. Only difference is sway bars, cross steer and 302 with truck 4 speed and 3.00...
How much clearance between tie rod and springs. I have a 57 axle with same springs.
Good looking. Im in the group that hopes it stays as it is.
Im in SLC Utah. Been to much snow for me. I don't ski and my cars are at home. Boring as hell.
Hope to get my teardrop done then will hook it up...
Try Ford Enthusasists Forum.
Would the t5 bolt up where a t18 or t19 was?
I don't know if its worth changing since I have a 3.00 rear gear. The granny low 6.32 is useful....
I had about ten thousand miles on motor . It’s weird just started a flutter like runny out of gas and I looked down and no pressure. Heard it...
I was lucky. Didn’t think about silicone. I know nothing about history of motor but cross hatch,lifters everything looked really good.
I will keep...
Haven’t looked at pump yet.
On cam just checking. Not sure what I want or need. What’s considered mild RV ?
Got lucky when oil pump shaft sheared. No visible damage to rods and mains. Had heard a knock but must have got stopped in time. Will put a apr...
Thanks good info
Keep posting Escpecial with shock mounts
From SLC take care everyone
Sounds good.Pretty sure it’s a rod. Instant oil pressure loss. Will start but is hammering.
If I rebuild will do the stroke.
I guess what I didn’t make clear is I’m going to use parts I have for best results with these parts. I won’t tow very much . Most of the time I’m...
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Blew my 302 2 weeks ago. Lost pressure and was knocking by time I lgot to shoulder.
My heads are good (iron) and it is a early roller block if I...
There is a car museum in Springfield.Gavent been but heard good reviews.
Looks like I start a project in SLC in July. Year long so I should make 2 events on company dime.
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