The Jalopy Journal
What kind of paint did you use? Aerosol, acrylic enamel, BC/CC? And how long ago? It makes a difference!
I don't remember the part number, but the really short one I use is for the Chevy truck Vortec 454, late 90's, early 2000's.
Flake the hell outta it! You can always paint the black later if you don't like it! No regrets!
I've never had any problems. Actually the rain keeps the dust down. I spray mostly base/clear or acrylic urethane, synthetic enamel should be...
Have you driven on them yet? Sometimes the bead doesn't seat fully when they are inflated, but a short drive will flex the tire enough to seat it....
I have an O/T 1980's Grand Prix with a 383chevy/a833od/3.42,stock driveshaft with newer u-joints, that does the same thing only more like 75+ mph....
Yeah, the bar car has actually been pulled over before, on a gravel back road! They let us go with a warning because the dispatcher was...
Here's how we celebrated on Sunday in Waukon, IA! Koozie Koop, motorized Deer Stand, and Bar Car!
The big dent will likely come out easier than the small crease. Chances are you can push most of it out by hand, or with a block of wood and a...
try the forums on these sites:
lots of good help and information.
From Monona in NE IA. I don't post much because my current car is off topic.
Spend some time searching the forums, great help for beginners and pro's!
Called a "Close Ratio" Muncie, better for drag racing!
A lot of Chevy race motors have a 2/6 cam swap, so they fire even. Better exhaust scavenging, I think.
I've had nothing but bad luck with recon starters. Try a new AC Delco starter from a Chevy dealership, they're not as expensive as you think!
Due to the high swirl design of Vortecs they only like 31-33 degrees total. Any more and you hurt power.
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