The Jalopy Journal
The old tires was worn out and front tires started to wobble so i mounted some other wheels i bought back from my old T-Bucket.
Old survivor hot-rod , redy to drive.
59AB with Evans heads PM7 intake and chromed 97s.
Rebuilt 39 gearbox and a rebuilt original rear axle with...
Some White paint added.
The original dash is kinda ugly (not mine on the first pic).
Mine was also hacked up and hade some modern autometer guages badly installed....
Nex thing on the list was to scrap the ugly smoothie Wheels with radials and get some steel Wheels and White walls.
Got me some 6,70-15...
There were alot of stuff that needed attention but you know how it is, first thing to do is to lower the front ;)
Time for a new Project thread.
Traded a 54 Chevy 2door post for this 1940 Chrysler Windsor.
Always wanted a late 30s early 40s coupe.
Took a ride yesterday, everything works fine.
Got my rebuilt axle back, sadly all the old red paint fell off when i cleaned it at work.
Just need some new bushings for the shackles then i will...
Ive got a set of original full caps but i dont like them.
Was thinking of 57 caddy but i want something smoother for this car because it will just...
I reasently bought a 54 Chevy Delray 2 door.
Im turning it into a mild custom and want some nice hubcaps.
The original rims are very shallow so i...
Tore down the rear axle, ive had hoped for 4:11 but it had the common 3:78.
Ordered a ned 3:54 from joblotauto.com that will be put in before next...
Finally found a waterpump, they were back ordered everywhere.
Now it works great, stays cool and in fact to cool.
I need some thermostats, anyone...
Had to rebuild the radiator and now im waiting for a waterpump thats need to be changed.
It would be nice to take a long trip with this one.
The sloped rims is what im after, i really like the look and i want period stuff on my car.
Did Ford also make 15rims with the right enter...
So its the Ford 16 inch rim center that i need?
Im going for 8,20 tires, got some L78 tires now on aftermarket rims and i want old stuff.
Thanks, but i know how to reverse the Wheel i just need to know what Buick hoop to use and what Ford center that fits.
The Ford center i need got to have the old 5x5,5 pattern.
I want to build my own reversed Wheels for my 29 RPU.
I need some info on what Buick rims i can use and what Ford center that fits.
A friend of...
Bumping this one.
Did you use 15 Ford rims, can anyone help me out whit the right model/years of the ford and Buick rim to use?
Yeah, i bought my old bucket back. The guy i sold it to just had it sitting four years.
My Bucket is way to hard in the rear, i got some old coilovers and they ar really stiff.
So now i need some info on what you use on your buckets....
Nice, Don Garlits museum is killer!
Ok, been driving the 29 and im not satisfied with a Cruise speed at 50mph.
After the summer i will change the gear ratio, dont want to tear it...
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