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by RMS
23 Apr 2018 18:51
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Roll the dice
Replies: 23
Views: 1443

Re: Roll the dice

rust repair complete. almost ready for the road, just need to dial in the carb, temp sender, and weld up an exhaust

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by RMS
23 Apr 2018 08:35
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: better red than dead
Replies: 31
Views: 3560

Re: better red than dead

last inspection revealed the need to replace the rear wheel bearings. in days gone by I would have replaced the control arm with one with good bearings...
who has the parts and whats the numbers ? is this a lordco thing or do I get the jam nuts from Andy and bearings from motion canada(BC bearing) ?
by RMS
18 Apr 2018 17:50
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: WTB Wagon fuel cap
Replies: 3
Views: 232

Re: WTB Wagon fuel cap

also if you modify an early neck to work with the late evap sys keep in mind that thats silver solder not a weld :shock:
by RMS
17 Apr 2018 16:22
Forum: General & Technical
Topic: Blade out
Replies: 1
Views: 338

Blade out

considering a shatter shield for that aluminum flywheel after seeing what happened to the General Electric GE90 engine on that Boeing 737-700 today,
by RMS
15 Apr 2018 19:55
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: Motor mount question
Replies: 13
Views: 891

Re: Motor mount question

that would be upside down. if your using that aftermarket mount you will have to fight to get them lined up. there's a post about how much thicker that aftermarket mount is.
by RMS
13 Apr 2018 13:55
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: 2.3L of fun
Replies: 701
Views: 50838

Re: 2.3L of fun

was blown into the slow lane @ 135 with the stock ride height and no air dam
by RMS
13 Apr 2018 08:28
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: 1968 datsun 510 wagon heater schematic
Replies: 5
Views: 202

Re: 1968 datsun 510 wagon heater schematic

A 70s heater box and diverter will fit in a 68 with mods to the control rod and cables. from what you say it sounds like the foam seal between the cowl and diverter box is gone. if you hold your mouth just the right way the diverter box can be re&re'ed without pulling the dash, however it may requir...
by RMS
12 Apr 2018 12:23
Forum: Website Discussion
Topic: broken confirmation code
Replies: 2
Views: 226

broken confirmation code

the guy who bought my wagon is having problems registering a new account. it appears the confirmation code is broken and requires a upgrade (V1 shutdown on 2018-03-31)


any help would be appreciated.

pm sent to Byron
by RMS
07 Apr 2018 22:12
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Radio Flyer
Replies: 50
Views: 7737

Re: Radio Flyer

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by RMS
07 Apr 2018 15:52
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Radio Flyer
Replies: 50
Views: 7737

Re: Radio Flyer

its a sad day for me...

I will never forget the memories forged pounding the pavement in my little red wagon.

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the car was sold today to its new caretaker John
by RMS
04 Apr 2018 22:11
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old GT3 car
Replies: 84
Views: 9275

Re: Old GT3 car

nice process!
by RMS
03 Apr 2018 13:08
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: Muffler selection. Magic solution needed.
Replies: 14
Views: 821

Re: Muffler selection. Magic solution needed.

when the exhaust on the woman's stock L16 powered red rocket was replaced, we bumped it from the stock 1.5 to 1.75. and lost the resonator. we saw a 1mpg loss and I heard no end of complaints about the noise..... the car felt a bit more zippy but it might just be the extra noise. on 6 inches of rust...
by RMS
28 Mar 2018 21:45
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Nissan Bluebird Coupe (JCCA Race Car)
Replies: 119
Views: 16700

Re: Nissan Bluebird Coupe (JCCA Race Car)

that's brutal. :x

cut into one..... it was pop rivets, pop cans and 2x4s :shock:
by RMS
19 Mar 2018 18:14
Forum: Suspension
Topic: Getting Control Arms Back In!
Replies: 7
Views: 375

Re: Getting Control Arms Back In!

i have not dealt with the whiteline rear Aarm bush, but after dealing with many aftermarket bushings I can tell you the specs are not always the same as the stock bushes. cutting and filing me be required but often a bit of force and much lube will get er done. its also surprising how much clearance...
by RMS
15 Mar 2018 15:30
Forum: Suspension
Topic: Is there aftermarket calipers that use metric fasteners?
Replies: 24
Views: 1187

Re: Is there aftermarket calipers that use metric fasteners?

it sure can but norm and I were comparing unsprung weight with my stock 280 brakes and 13in libras and federal uhp 595s I was something like 13lbs lighter than his setup Image