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The filings in your distributor look like the rotor may have been hitting your cap contacts.
Try a paint pen, it's fast and easy. Just about perfect for indented lines, and lasts well.
That is what they put in place of your license plate when they did a feature on your car.
Pictures always help to identify.
????? I guess I don't understand what you are asking. Do You?
I have always installed dry, and never had a problem with leaks afterward.
Yes, front fenders are the same.
Depending on width & pattern of material you buy, I would say 3-5 yards for seats only.
Seal your rivets and they will most likely hold air if the rim flange is clean. Just don't corner fast or you might roll the tire off.
You might check out this thread: https://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/threads/fixing-a-smashed-31-model-a-pickup-cab.1143362/
I certainly would use that if needed! Good job!
Dangerous Dan is right! We used to build up pump rod by welding pump end, filing and polishing and replacing. It was quite common practice. Today,...
I saw Chevys with Hi-Lift rocker arms, split exhaust and dual and triple carbs that would slay the flatheads of the day. Thin copper head gaskets...
I had a 56 that had an ARA dealer installed under dash AC that would freeze you out in Texas summers. Keep your exhaust manifolds and just install...
While the engine is out, carefully inspect your tubing cross member for rust out damage. They were prone to fill with mud and eventually rust through.
It fit sideways.
Without glass and with windshield frame and doors, my 37 cab weighed about 300 pounds. (No floor.) Handled pretty easy by two 70 year olds. They...
A picture might help to see what is going on. Leave all bolts in cross member and mount loose. Start all bolts before tightening. Can you start...
I have the CP flanger/hole punch from HF and it has worked flawlessly for the last 25 years. Oil before each use and keep air pressure under 90#....
It's just like you said. TransGo is soft shifting, and B & M shifts firm. If you have any kind of stall converter, you won't even feel the TransGo.
I'm running a reversed 2GC on a Merc intake on my flathead. It works great! Like bchrismer, I used a ball stud on the carb.
Tubman, that's the way I have done it for 20 years. No problems or readjusting.
The exhaust heats carburetor for cold driving. Crossover is for exhaust heat only and may be blocked. No water should be in that passage.
I can't answer your question, but loved the Mitchell glasspacks that I bought back in 1965. They were bright metallic blue, about 24" long, and...
It's just like a motorcycle, they don't see you. You are not what they are expecting to see, therefore they ignore you. If you were truck sized...
Are your valve covers aluminum? If so, you could strip the paint and polish them. They might be tall to give clearance for roller rockers and...
Thanks for posting! I actually learned some useful tips.
His profile shows 53 Chevy 210 sedan. We still don't know what information is needed.
Love it! Sounds great, as only a flathead can!
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