The Jalopy Journal
Sundsvall, Sweden 1952. The building and those old signs are gorgeous!
My previous car was a model A, chopped around 6", channeled around 5", Cadillac 390 and Muncie gearbox. I'm 5'8" and it was CRAMPED in there. If...
Inglese's website shows a couple of setups with 2 weber carbs on top of a blower (4-71), so it seems like it's doable. There's no information...
It's actually from one of Sigmund Freud's personality types; the anal retentive type.
I think old Sigmund would have enjoyed analysing people's...
And of course...
Put the boot on the wire BEFORE you crimp the terminal
Crimp the terminal
Add WD40/silicone spray and then pull the terminal...
Generous amounts WD40 has worked for me in the past, and you end up with nice smelling plug wires as an added bonus.
On my SBC (OT car) I take fresh air from the air cleaner to the front of the driver's side valve cover. PCV valve in the back of the passenger's...
I have used them on my OT car three times so far (change filter + oil each year) and never had a problem. I chose K&N just because of that nut,...
Here’s a link to GSRA (German Street Rod Association) http://forum.gsra.de/thread.php?threadid=449
The info is in german, but maybe you can use...
@jnaki Thanks for the reply, I love the beach towns of LA!
Unfortunately this year’s trip was cut short due to the pandemic. Only got to spend...
Is this the same place? Took these photos on my vacation last year.
Using dual SPAL fans on an OT car. Been running them for 4 years, and no problems so far - they move a LOT of air. Downside is that they're pretty...
"100% natural octane"... is that organic gasoline? :D
I used these on my boxed Model A frame.
Do you have a proper fan shroud, so the fan pulls air through all of the radiator, instead of just in front of the fan?
I ran that very same box (Flaming River?) in my Model A, and it was packed with some red grease from the factory, no oil.
I love everything about this car, it's so incredibly bad ass!
Don't know if this helps, but at least it's very entertaining :)
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I think it could look good, if the changes were really subtle.
However (as others have stated) it loses something of what makes a '46 Ford a '46...
Too bad the place is ruined. I've actually passed that intersection a couple of times when I've been on vacation in California and was heading to...
Anyone know where this photo is taken? It's always fun to use Google street view to play "what does it look like nowadays".
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