The Jalopy Journal
Car is on eBay now.
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2 door styleline coupe.
One piece windshield....
In AZ, it's hard not to sweat about anything!
I got the car fired up and it sounds great. Working on the exhaust routing now and some minor leaks.
Thanks, all the major stuff is done, now it's just buttoning up the small stuff.
I got down off jackstands and aired it out. It's getting there.
When I got tired of wetsanding, I jumped over to my air ride set up.
Started on the sanding for the patina, my little helper here helping by watering down the brakes(???)
More mock up, still need to paint the radiator top and the air cleaner.
Got my engine prepped and ready for install.
Minimal damage later, it's in.
And mocked up a little.
I painted the aprons, along with the column and some other stuff.
Also painted my valve covers.
And started adding...
I installed the windshield during those months it was over there.
When I finally got the motivation to work on it again, I got started...
So after I finished running the wiring and installing the deadener, I started on the paint.
I did the paint in 3 layers.
Laid down some sound deadener and started my wiring.
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I painted my dash, jams and firewall. Also picked up some '56 wheels and had them blasted then I painted them.
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Worked on the drive shaft tunnel so it would clear.
Also started building the rear floor and putting in my wheel tubs.
After all the super sketch juggling, and the body almost falling off 10 times, I got the body on the frame.
I then started on swapping the bodies around. Super sketchy, would not recommend.
Then I rolled the frames around and...
Well this went wildly off topic with another car in here.
Oh well, I'll continue the updates now.
The Fleetline was sold and I messed around and...
390 auto trans.
Being used as a daily driver right now.
Ac car. However compressor has no belt. Unknown if it works.
1949. Clean Arizona title.
Stock frame with a straight axle up front.
$3k in sheetmetal. Just tacked in. Needs final welding and finishing....
Had the same set up in a 50.
I think I used a 53-54 ford rear end out of a v8 car. Seemed to work ok.
You should be able to use any rear end you...
Haven't updated this in awhile. Got the 51 basically finished as I'll get it.
New glass installed. Around this point, I wasn't happy with the...
Price updated. Videos posted and eBay link.
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