The Jalopy Journal
From reading the posts here I see a mix of opinions and thoughts.
Yes, it seems their are still some old fashion Mom and Pop auto parts stores...
Never knew about "Featured Threads".
I was merely stating that Auto Parts Stores of today basically have the same stuff from the same manufacture/supplier just in a different box. I'm...
I know times change and I accept it in certain ways.
Its just funny how every auto parts store I go to has the same things.
There part number...
When I'm at home, I work in the garage.
When I'm at work, I work in my shop.
I'm very sad to hear/read this.
He helped me with multiple problems over the years.
Never beat me up or talked down to me.
Another good one...
Well in my feeble attempt to get my windows to roll up straight, I failed.
I replaced the rollers and they seem to work fine until they get right...
Thanks for the reply's gentleman.
The PO included brand new shoulder belts in the sale.
Those will require drilling holes on the, I believe "B...
I definitely need to install seat belts (2 Point) on my ride.
Looks like pre 62' didn't have them or any mounting holes to install them.
Took some more pics of the Ranchero.
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So like I said, I rebuilt the complete front end.
Removed 63-64 Falcon components.
New upper, lower control arms, spring saddles, steering linkage...
My son picked up this 60' Ford Ranchero about 3 months ago and surprised me.
Looks like a restore was done some time ago.
Was converted to a V8...
Thanks for the reply's ,
The BD8831 was the correct drum (Full Cast)
The worn out drums were (Composite) causing confusion with...
As I mentioned it was converted from 4 lug 9" to 10" Five lug
I just picked up a 1960 Ford Ranchero that has been converted from 4 lug 9" brakes to
5 Lug 10" brakes. The front brakes are 10 x 2 1/4"...
He probably drives a Hugo...
I might be mistaken, but I believe that fits a full/mid size GM 11" rotor.
National seal #8871
What carburetor are you running?
Are you running a stock distributor?, that could be the culprit.
Aw Shit!, stalled it coming out of the pits....................
Reminds me of the old Spam can using a key to open it.
So a buddy of mine was stranded on the road last weekend. I brought some heater hose to make a quick repair to get him home. The last time I saw...
Besides welding, do you use them?
She needs something. I replaced steering box, front springs (Aerostar), rear 3" lowered leaf springs.
The ride is great now, but the stance is...
48 Ford Super Deluxe and that Avatar pic a'int cutting it.
1/2" open end-box wrench ground down in the right places.
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