The Jalopy Journal
Yes they are ugly but they are period correct and I can see at night. Also the parking lights work good for turn signals.
A guy was looking over my '39 ford coupe and asked what kind of car it was. I said '39 ford. he says " are you sure? It looks like a Dodge. My...
I installed these recessed U bolts in my bed floor. I used PVC boards instead of wood. Should last as long as I own the truck.
A very nice improvement.
This is leather I got from a old couch I found laying on the side of the road. I cut the pattern and my wife sewed it up.[ATTACH]
clean and simple
Cheap Turtle Wax works as good as the expensive stuff.
It looks like I need to adjust the rear drums. If I could only remember does the star wheel move up or down.
When adjusting master cylinder push rod, should the brake piston be all the way out or should the push rod be adjusted so the piston is in a...
Could you go into more detail on how you remove and reinstall the bezel?
From what I can see in the picture, It appears to be a stock '39 roof with the addition of the modified longer 2 door sedan doors and moving the...
I'M faster than a VW.
When I see the name Bruce Lancaster I stop and read every word. It is very sad that we will no longer get to partake in Bruce's vast knowledge....
My 265 cu in has EAB heads, dual Holley 94's and a Schnider F260 cam. using one of the drag strip / horsepower calculaters it makes about 125 HP.
When someone ask me if I want to sell my '39 coupe, I respond with " what is it worth to you. If it is worth more to you than to me than you...
I want to go but can't make it this year.
I had the same problem from Eaton spring. Bought 2" lowering springs for my '65 F-100. the springs were shorter but the wire diameter was larger....
I got into my 65 F100 w/ 352 one morning and no spark. I take off the dist cap and look inside. Is it the points, condenser, or coil that has gone...
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Correct for 8BA engine. most of the coolant flows through the block from the front to back, then up to the heads and back to front. This is...
No, Western Auto seal beam conversion.
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My survivor. Was stored in a garage for 50 years.
I am using extra bright halogen bulbs on my '39 tail lights with blue dots. They are bright enough for me but they only last about 2-3...
Before I receiver my Degree in Mechanical Engineering, I was an apprentice tool and die maker. So I knew that the parts I designed could actually...
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