The Jalopy Journal
My apologies to all; I thought I had some free time to sort this out, then work called. Just finished setting up a new contract and providing...
This one has me stumped. I converted my 53 chev 235 inline to 12 volt. It started, ran rough, but it did run for a bit and stalled out....
Happy New Year to all from the Okanagan Valley, British Columbia, Canada.
A little music for the occasion;
As long as we're dreaming ...
Cruise Petaluma on a hot summer night
Lordco Auto Parts in Kelowna ...
Walked up to a counter guy and said; "I need a rebuild kit for a Rochester Model BC single barrel carb. The...
A friend of mine is seeking to identify this car. ANyone?
53 chevy grille surround ends.
When I was a kid my parents were Taxi owner/operators. They ordered a new Chevy Impala 4 door and had it painted to the Taxi company specs. We...
Very cool. One of those "I didn't know that" posts.
Batmobile. I saw it at a car show when I was a kid - [while the TV show was still in production] - I thought I'd died and gone to heaven.
Rags to Riches - Tony Bennett
Last ones; a couple of novelties ...
Hosted by the Apple Valley Cruisers in Summerland, British Columbia - It isn't paradise, but you can see it from here.
I don't think it's the vacuum advance - dimebag said: "i tried to twist while not running and it will not move-is this a problem??"
That is a...
Here's my observation on the wide variety of cars at the local shows around here; Yes, I sometimes walk past the 2010 Dodge Ram with Hot Wheels...
Exactly the same year and model as Rags.
- If it's a three in the tree, the shifter may be a little flakey - check the linkage under the hood.
My 53 Chev 210 is named "Rags". Tony Bennet fans will get it.
New thermostat, new battery [6 volt], new quick battery disconnect whatchamajiggers.
Rags is now both hot and cool.
Thanks for the input, all. Turns out the majority of advice was right on the money - it was the simplest thing: I made up new...
A volt meter shows 6.19 volts at the battery terminals. It also shows 6.20 volts at the ignition switch. I will check and clean the ground...
It's a 53 Chevy 210 inline 235, 6v. Today I was reassembling the engine and at the same time was charging the battery with a "smart charger"....
Thanks guys! I decided to order from Chevs of the 40s - give them a shot.
I found that communication from National Chevy Association is poor at...
I'm trying to source a rebuild kit for the original AC-AF fuel pump from my 53
235ci Inline. I've heard rumours about an ACDelco Vintage...
Got the ignition side on my 53 210's inline 235 put back together.
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