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1953 Customline (So Siked It Runs)

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by 48flthdf1, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. 48flthdf1
    Joined: Apr 26, 2011
    Posts: 160


    Wow..Such a great feeling firing off a project of 2 yrs...With the 2 1/4 magnaflow pipes it sounds sooooo sweet. Why is it that no one but guys who work on them can really relate to how excited you get. Specially after dumping the amount of money into it....It's almost as good as finding out you have no cancer...LOL...Now I can move on to my hearts desire my 1948 F1..It is so great being able to move on with my life and having people to share your excitement with...It's a great day...Smile...Scot
    Last edited: Mar 15, 2012
  2. 48flthdf1
    Joined: Apr 26, 2011
    Posts: 160


    Well I guess it must not be a big deal to get excited about...
  3. echale3
    Joined: May 13, 2011
    Posts: 26


    I was pretty psyched when my car fired for the first time in 38 years.... Getting it licensed, insured, and on the road was a great feeling.
  4. Cortney
    Joined: Aug 11, 2008
    Posts: 375


    I hear ya brother! Takes a huge weight off your chest doesn't it!!!

  5. BadLuck
    Joined: Jan 7, 2006
    Posts: 3,055


    i had my 52 for three years before i heard it fire up..its a GREAT feeling! congrats..wheres the pics of it??
  6. It is definately a great feeling! I have had my car sice I was 15...well this is one of many but its the first. i have had it down for a while so I cant wait to test the motor on the frame. Congrats
  7. 210Grinding
    Joined: Jan 1, 2011
    Posts: 20


    congrats, now do your magic on that 48
  8. KustomCars
    Joined: Jul 31, 2011
    Posts: 3,476

    from Minnesota

    Sweet any pics?
  9. I know that feeling and I haven't even been able to fire the engine up since I put it on jack stands last may. I took the jack stands out the other day and was in awe of the car sitting on it wheels and how awesome it looks with the stance. Its the feeling of accomplishment that is so powerful. Maybe soon I can start the engine and drive again.

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