The Jalopy Journal
First the good. It runs, steers and brakes like a dream. It never leaves me stranded and starts right up every time. has power steering, power...
41 Buick Super. Was running but I gave it a little tune up (rotor, cap, points and plugs) now no spark. I'm getting 6volts out of the coil but as...
What adhesive for lexan wing windows going into steel frames?
I searched and couldn't find anything and I'd prefer locally
sourced options if...
So, I broke the end off the manual valve in my valve body. I was able to buy a group
of junked transmission parts for cheap. The parts included an...
So, a buddy gave me a 1966 mustang tank with sending unit, both new (he left the country and didn't get around to using them). I'm putting it in...
So I have a BB Olds 455. I replace the mechanical fuel pump with an electric one (cam was shot).
I used a new electric fuel pump that I had on the...
This beautifully chopped Merc is appropriately named "The Blank Slate." Pick this car up today and...
I wanna hire a neighborhood kid to help out in the garage. Which, I know in this day and age is me asking to be sued if he gets hurt or worse, if...
Coker Commander, Bias Plys, white wall tires. L78-15 and 560-15. Mounted - 5 on 4.5 steelies. Overall inflated tire heights are 29" rear and 25"...
Car in question, '64 thunderbird, 390 BB.
This story takes place over several weeks so bear with me.
First, driving and I notice lights are a...
Unmolested, sturdy and in good shape.
Will clean up fine.
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'64 For Thunderbird, 390ci. I can't find my voltage regulator, my manual doesn't tell the location and the wires are bundled in way that I can't...
A deal was made and this landed in my driveway on Dec 20th.
Brief history; A really nice guy up in Fort Lauderdale had the car. He...
I keep all of my aerosol cans in a cabinet
up high on the wall in the back corner of
my shop. My thinking is keep the flamable/
I have a 1948, 59A flathead. It's missing the
main crankshaft pulley and bolt. The pulley
i will replace but right now I need the bolt.
This is my collection of parts that will become an automobile.
It will have only 2 modern parts on it.
A T5 transmission and a dual piston...
Apparently the back seat (bottom) flips forward then
(the back) folds down(if that makes sense).
Problem is I can't figure out how to release
I have a chrysler rear end, later model.
The numbers on the rear are:
0267 (That zero could be a 6 or an 8 also)...
It's the adjuster nut/bolt on the rocker arm
that rides on the push rod. It's on a 235, I-6.
My Napa guy couldn't find it (and he's good)
or I just got up before noon for a change.
3 different birds posing with my cars today,
and it's only lunchtime.
I have a rear end for sale and
somebody asked if it's a 7.5" or 8".
What am I measuring? Can I determine this
without cracking the differential...
My Father is gonna be there next week.
Apparently he's gonna have a lot of free time.
Anything a Rodder should see while in town?
And so it begins...
Running the Keystone Classics it came with, I love 'em!
(there was a several month lapse here)...
24" width by the yardage below:
We worked a trade a while back.
I received my half of the deal today
and I'm blown away.
Thanks One Shot!
p.s. He threw in the...
I have a belated Xmas present I've been working on all week.
I finished it up a few hours ago but the one shot is tacky. Can
I bake it, the...
I need a diagram of a 64 Thunderbird front end.
I've searched here already, I've googled it with
limited success and my Shop manual doesn't...
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