The Jalopy Journal
I'm fairly certain that Needles is still in California although the geographic location it is named after is in Arizona.
Here is a link to monroe shock specs, 33033 has a compressed length of 10.13" extended length of 14.63" for 4.5" of travel. You can find a...
What a nice little coupe......I want one!
You just need a longer chicago screw (barrel nut) in the hole closest to the windshield molding.
It could be something as simple as an adjustment to the linkage, it may not be fully engaging first gear.
What color engine paint is on the old motor?
Loving that original survivor look!
Once it's hot and shut off look down the carb to see if the accelerator pump is working, heat soak may be boiling the fuel out of the float bowl....
Doug, that model A rocks, so much character!
How many miles did you travel round trip and what is the fastest you were driving on the "autobahn"?
Thanks for the coverage Mart, looks like a good time!
That JB weld stinks like hell when it starts to melt.
Man, what a ride!
Well I hope it doesn't get political and a dick'tater shows up!
It just keeps getting better!
Your work looks fabulous ! To knock down the sheen on the paint add a little corn starch to the mix before it's sprayed, can be used in water or...
There is always a virus going around.
There is something cool about the old technology that rounds out the whole package with vintage autos.
I use an LED as an idiot light and it works fine and also run a volt meter and amp gauge.
Here is a site that has some good info. http://www.madelectrical.com/electricaltech/onewire-threewire.shtml
You give me hope for my flathead Dodge! Thanks Mart
Yeah I think I read it in post #138
I will vouch for technoversions, they have an excellent product and great customer service.
The blower motor I used was a Murray PM354 from Oreillys....
[ATTACH] I have the same heater in my '53 dodge 1/2 ton and it has no brand name on it anywhere.
IIRC back in the day the "pearl" was actually fish scales, the health issues were from lead in the paint.
To knock the sheen down in any paint add corn starch, mix it in and strain it. Do test to determine sheen desired. Linseed oil is a varnish and...
Chris, will a '57 headlights/grill fit on a '58,'59?
What did the rest of that '59 look like?
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