The Jalopy Journal
When you can't pay the property taxes you are maxed out.
So do you have to lock out 5 gear in your five speed to be HAMB friendly?
In the 50s and 60s Kansas speed limits 70 day 60 night not that much different than today.
I am not a fan of hair pins they turn the front and rear axles into huge sway bars. You swap body lean in a turn to the car trying to lift the...
Bendix electrojector was used in 1958 by Chrysler but the pre solid state vacuum tubes in the unit were the problem. I remember seeing a picture...
Max vehicle weight 5290 lbs I think you will be OK.
I looks close does that second leaf touch the spring eye? After seeing post 62 I can see that it dosen't
They are converted to injectors like new units Bosch used a system that used a O2 sensor to control the spill valve. I have often wondered why...
The bearing noise is is telling you that shortly it will leak
To late to the game many times I have cut a hole in a 1/4 plate and welded it to what is left of the inner race put it in a press it remove it.
How much of the car was metal work and how much was body filler? I remember seeing a 40 Ford that the owner claimed Starbird did the bondo was 2...
Most of them do stand up to UV better.
Not about your ride but I cringe every time I see a car that some part of the car will drag if a tire goes flat. Like your U bolts
Most cars have a speed resistor in the air flow of the unit usally for 3 speeds low or medium setting should work
How about a GS 340 and a can of aluminum paint and keep your mouth shut.
I just called the meet in Hutchinson is still on for the 23-24.
I used to paint a line down the axle on my 64 If the line exceeded 1/8 turn replace. That was in the 60s with a 327 and no sticky tires up grade....
I have a 64 FJ40 and the engine looks like a 235 but it is a little larger than the Chevy the head is a little over an Inch longer and a little...
I have built 2 348 SBCs that I was impressed with 400 block large journal 327 crank and 6.25 rod and off the shelf 400 6.00 rod pistons. I do like...
The Corvette is a convertible I think you will find the rules are tougher.
Check out the MG setup.
If I remember Ford did change the piston pin size from small V8 size to FE size around 1970.
Have you ever check out the vintage tin east of the springs on 94? I did not have time to stop.
I did 4 or 5 early 70s 1/2 tons and one f600 and they all improved the Holley carbs came from chrysler slant 6s It could be I'm not good with YFs
Most 300s had Carter carbs I would replace them with 1920 holleys and watch the milage go up a bunch. A 300 can be made to preform think how well...
The starter button only controls the solenoid My first thought you have a interminted short in the wire from the button to the solenoid. Turn on...
So by the split window thing a 32 Ford is not a hot rod.
X2 on modern drive line and the price is right
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