The Jalopy Journal
had the EXACT same thing happen to me. ruined a good 390. check for stuck valves before you bend a pushrod or break a lifter.
i forgot what year had steering box holes on both sides.
I have a 265 out of an old dump truck. collecting parts for the rebuild, Block is currently at machine shop. it had 2 different pistons in it and...
doesnt matter anymore. its at machine shop and new pistons are in the mail.
Looking for a rear sump pan though.
I have a Chrys. 265 flathead 6 at the machine shop now....so yeah, I like old engines.
any further update? Im looking at almost the exact same rust situation. not sure how to proceed.
Did you used to live in socal? Near Lake Mathews?
i would try Evaporust. its amazing.
I have some leftover Oldsmobile parts.
I'm looking for solid offers. Plus shipping.
'51 was first year of vent windows, and last year of twist handles.
i see a factory Ford hood scoop...
Wow. this is so sad.
California cares more about vagrants and criminals than citizens. Fact. Mr governor is probably having dinner with death row inmates right now.
Where at in San Diego? It's a big place.
In a pinch, I used pennies as flat washers on a shelter wall at a remote tower site. Still there as far as I know. I look at them Everytime I'm...
California is a big place. long too.
2641 W Belmont Ave, Fresno, CA 93728
There is a self serve wrecking yard there in Fresno. I try to stop by for Ford truck gold when I pass thru. I would check there first.
I like the truck wheel better. Replace the shaft. Post up on truck sites.
During Superbowl is also a good time.
GPS tracking is easily jammed up for less than $20. I may or may not have experience with this.
same goes on here. every day.
I have a 20' shipping container for storage. In a previous life it was used as a blast cabinet. It has lights, and scars all over the walls from...
Porsche 914 engines had sodium filled valves.
I like it and would love to have it. guess im strange.
The worst thing for drill bits is the new guy. bits are one time use only. even mag drill bits.
companies buy those Milwaukee drills from Home...
they want 1500 for it.
when i was a kid, i drove a truck in rock quarry. turning on the wiper with no water was a sure way to ruin the windshield.
if you look close, on side shots of the car, you can see dual carburetors through the hood vents..
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