The Jalopy Journal
I may be wrong but I thought that early water pump/pulley = early balancer pulley. I used a pump and balancer from my early 50-something 216.
Needs 20" spinner rims.
I kinda like this thing but I can't help but see it in another light...
That sucks but if I was in his shoes I wouldn't pull a vehicle from Ebay based on someones verbal commitment.
Purely gorgeous truck! Amazing work.
Yeah it looks to me that you just moved on from one step to the next too fast. You need to use your course grit compound to remove all of the...
Keep a bottle of baking soda/water mix near if you are playing with muriatic acid. It will eat its way through your garage floor real quickly if...
There is nothing wrong with Maaco. The only problem comes from the fact that they will give you what you want to pay for and most paint and body...
Check out those headlights!
Looks great! Good on ya man!
Who is the cranky old fart who keeps rating stuff one star for no good reason?
So what about buddy who did the original work? Does he still have a job?
Looks great by the way.
SSSSSHHHHHH! Don't get these guys started on parts stores!
This particular sad thread gets to sit around until it gets un-stickied.
That color is gorgeous.
"Hey guys, don't you hate _________?" "Me too!"
The formula for a successful One-star thread.
Sorry for bringing this back from the dead but I am in the middle of this and have a question. Some sites say that the oil pump drive tang must...
Don't tools exist to speed up processes such as this?
For a whole $3 savings over new. What a steal!
Does it lock up all four wheels or just one or two?
Would you rather retrace your steps now or take it ALL apart when that gasket starts to leak? Your choice.
Im building my 235 because it bolts in place of the 216 and every Tom, Dick, and Harry runs a 350.
Yeah, I found replacement cams on summit racing last night for $100. Not bad. Do you know of anyone that would have a stock used camshaft locally?
Tried Degreeing the cam and my specs were all out of whack. Think I may have found out why. Part number on the cam is 3836386 which comes up as a...
No its not, as the puller bolt holes are only on this side of the gear.
Does anyone have the cam specs for a 1962 235 with manual lifters?
Thanks so much for the help guys. Hooked up the good ol' dial indicator tonight and it seems both marks are wrong. I did not get the required...
FNG here. I am assembling a 1962 chev 235 and have gotten to the timing gear stage. The issue that I have is that my crank gear has two marks on...
Very cool! How quickly did your polishing pad turn deep blue?
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