The Jalopy Journal
Thanks, that answered some questions for sure.
It's the one with the tilt out ash trays
I am trying to reinstall the ashtrays in the dash of my '40 Coupe and I can't figure out how the retainers fit. Does anybody have a photo or an...
Good rear spring. I had to replace it with a Model A Spring to clear my Quickchange.[ATTACH] [ATTACH]
1940 Ford Gas Tank. No leaks or dents, minor surface rust outside very clean inside. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]
Sold my seat & bought a Glide unit. Problem solved.
Overhauling has the most true car guys.
If you were to calculate the cubic inches of a backing plate using a 12 inch diameter by 1 inch thick that's 144 cubic inches. Cost @ .19= $27.36,...
30 over will yield an increase of approx. 4.5 cubic inches.
This is very disturbing. I do hope the driver pulls through without incident. BTW I didn't know they made any Roadsters in 1944.
Have you considered making them using a 3-D printer? The technology has come a long way. You could make your master patterns using that technique...
No need to worry about a patent. Patent protection doesn’t last forever. Indeed, patents are typically the shortest lived of all forms of...
[ATTACH] This is what a Deluxe looks like.
This is a Standard.
Outstanding tip, thanks.
Go with Glide, they make a quality product.
Go with a Q/C, the noise won't be that noticeable in a roadster. The Columbia won't be strong enough.
Bob Drake has coupe hinges for$100/Pair.
3 piece rear bumpers on '59's if the car was from the Midwest, one piece from west coast.
DON'T part out the '37. The '37 slant back is as close as you can get to a Vicky.
Sorry for your loss Ryan. The loss of a father, for most of us, leaves a void that will never be refilled. Just remember the lessons learned and...
Looks a little iffy to me.
Met him at SEMA a few years ago. He will be missed, but he is with his wife now, RIP Speedy.
What a great place. Saw many of the legends there.
Pulling the rear end isn't as bad as it sounds. You have to jack the car up enough to allow the spring to clear the cross member. You just need to...
Put in a bitchen' sound system with a volume control.
I have done glass work many times over the years. A few suggestions: Mat has no strength, try to avoid using it. Use small pieces of cloth, large...
Too many lawsuits. GM lost a lawsuit of around $9 million.
There isn't enough room to list the things I shouldn't have sold.
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