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77 with one foot in heaven, I hope.
Why the ?????. This could be done to create a very nice looking custom.
I know it seems strange but, it would work if tastefully done.
I am sure.
When I ship a headlight, I triple box it with plenty of stuffing and styrofoam.
Does anyone know of a custom build where the stock body and hood were both cut and a strip of metal was added all around to make the body and hood...
This explains single shear quite well.
Norris: Check to make sure your spark plug wires will work ok with the Unilite.
Also, buy the correct matching coil and ballast resister , if...
Mitchell overdrive would work.
Joe hit a home run.
Dirk 35 has the best idea. That way you won't damage the hubcap or the emblem.
Above ideas make sense. You can't bend pot metal without it cracking and breaking.
With today's graphics technology you could get that emblem...
Holley regulator kits have 2 springs included, High and low pressure....
"In my youth, Ma had a dust up at a stop sign, in our old Dodge. The result was similar. Our bodyman was the grandfather of a family of metal...
So sad. Makes you cry when you see stuff like that.
Hope no one was hurt.
5 window: Thanks for posting info. you rec'd from TRJ. Glad they contacted you.
I am a paid up lifetime subscriber and did not receive any such...
No doubt, we all appreciate TRJ.
An informative mass Email to all TRJ customers explaining the situation would have been nice.
The service shouldn't be any difference. Should be the same for everyone.
I am just curious as to how it was decided to whom the #83 issue would...
CONGRATULATIONS on having your dream garage come true.
WOW! Looks like poor management by TRJ.
Folks pay for something in advance and then don't receive it.
Not good. Doesn't inspire confidence....
You would think that the folks who already have paid for a life time
subscription would be the first to receive issue #83.
Did that happen?
Gosh, so much work for such a negative result.
But, maybe back then it was cutting edge.
It is a paper thin gasket. I reused my old OEM one as it was still good.
HOTRODPRIMER advice is worth listening to.
When it comes to tail lights you want RED to be as bright as possible.
Not worth the "kool " factor.
Look here for where to buy gasket. However,you can easily make your own out of
very thin manila folder paper
using an Xacto knife....
FYI, The fan pulley bract is on upside down.
Install it 180 degrees so fan blades will clear radiator.
Use hardened washers under head bolts.
Here's a price you can't beat. Buy 3 tubes. Also used in old Ford steering boxes....
Goody gum drop. Glad it worked out.
Fill the clam shell with John Deere corn head grease.
The old cork seal is not as good as the modern replacement.
It's on Ebay.
Before you do anything, first remove your fuel tank sending unit
and take it apart on your workbench. Easy to do. Use a brake adjusting
Save this info. for future use. My CVR is installed under the dash.
I used a CVR, Constant Voltage Reducer for all the gauges. Ron Francis has them.
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