The Jalopy Journal
Sum bitch! Has a TV!
"Let those who don't want any have memories of not getting any"
Brother Dave Gardner
What Oldsman41 said. Go find someplace that tears down old mobile homes, most have electric
furnaces and you can usually get them for under $50....
Welding in shorts and sandals...just need to tack weld a few spots. Invented new dance.
Weak spot is the front cover with the oil pump built in, aluminum and it scores easily, somebody
makes a better pump setup but do not know that...
NAPA Rubber Boot stretcher in the spray can.
You always find the last place you look. Always.
Helicopters build up static electricity mainly from the air going over the fuselage...and yes it can be
a large buildup.
Many decades ago JC Whitney sold a shifter for the, probably Foxcraft. Somebody here knows, I don't.
I have fabbed a few shifters, mainly mounts...
You can also use the 904 Torqueflite, they can be built cheaply to hold 400 hp. A neat trick is
to use low gear planetary from a jeep CJ, 2.72...
They are a selector type trans, well built but impossible to find a floor shifter for it if that is
what you had in mind.
Last years Winter project.
One thing to be aware of if it is a Dual-Port is that you can NEVER use the open plenum style adapter
because if kills the Dual-Port feature. I...
R10 was a 3 pinion planetary o/d and R11 was a 4 pinion planetary making it a little heavier duty, it
was used in full size cars like Mercury. I...
I currently own one 300 Ford, great engine, 150k on it and it runs like the first day it was built, uses no oil
but please don't use decent gas...
I have the same situation on my bucket with the TH400, so I use an APP I downloaded with a speedo, works fine.
Sent from my SM-J320V using The...
You can't use the front drive speedo without the spindle that is hollow so the cable can go through it to the driver in the dust cap.
Looks like a 1966 Olds tranny, check what Shovelheadrider said, they are near impossible to retrofit
the speedo gear if not machined for one.
Tried bolting a 327 car bellhousing on my buddys '66 427 Corvette, bolted on but would not after we put
the clutch on, had to saw bottom off...
Knucklehead Harley was named after my former neighbor. Word.
Big shopping spree at Harbor Freight...without the 20% coupon. Yeah baby!
Drain the oil, refill to top of trans with diesel fuel and pull the drain, should wash out, might take
more than one try but at least you can...
I would find someone to rebuild the factory automatic, very few came in this configuration. If indeed
it is original why not keep it that way, on...
Trying to cure a starting problem on the Jeep I built I got tired of vehicle moving when leaning
over the engine I slapped the T-18 in 1st gear. I...
Power brakes do nothing for stopping distance, you just don't have to push as hard not to stop.
Surprised no one has mentioned sintered metallic...
R-11 o/drive would have no problem holding up to a 289, R=10 would be marginal.
Separate names with a comma.