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    OT the car we got from Calif

    The Nova wagon is here---the Kid is happy----lotsa work, but he is a body man. We are replacing the half section of roof already----Chrysler is on hold till spring---the Kid has taken over the shop---any interest I will post progress pics .........Lee
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    12 volt wiper motor

    Newport Engineering doesn`t have a listing for my 52 Windsor--any of the MoPar cousins have the same motor as LuLu ---then I could re-check there product line--I have reduced the voltage with a power resister and could stay with that if needed----but am into a re-wire and other upgrades--now is the time to change while I have so much room to work.....thanks.....Lee
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    getting ready for Dynamat

    Just one more time---back is finished---except for carpet.
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    getting ready for Dynamat

    Scaping up the old tar stuff and paint---will be putting down new seam sealer and some rust paint--then the Dynamat.I am going to make this as quiet as possible. Since I sold my streetrod I thought I would finish the interior with the new headliner,carpet and a nice radio and speakers. Winter project will be a 700R. Taking out the T-5---need surgery on my left knee---this will make driving a little easier..............Lee
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    getting ready for Dynamat

    Got the rear window areas just about done---put the rear panel on and window trim---then all that will be left is the front doors. I think that`s about it till after the by-pass surgery on Monday (1:00 PM) .Lee
  6. 777---no problem---the bolts center the hub---the bolt pattern is the same and the studs fit right on---the lugs do the rest---94-96 Vic rotors- mid 80`s full size GM calipers--Mustang non-power master (disc-drum)---banjo style brake hoses---MoPar police rims---Diplomat--(I think)--with wheel spacer to clear suspension--(stock) Since the R&P I haven`t checked to see if it`s needed anymore. The bracket is from Scarebird.I have a thread back some time ago----lots of pics---- Very happy with how it turned out.......good luck......Lee
  7. Not sure if your hub and mine are the same---I used the Crown Vic rotors on mine and they fit like factory---hub centered up good and the the old rivit holes lined up perfectly to the threaded holes on the Vic rotor---put some bolts in and the rotor centered up correctly.
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    Father/Son project... Going to pick up the Coupe!

    Dad & Lad projects are fun............keep the pics coming and good luck on the build.......Lee
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    getting ready for Dynamat

    Finished up under the dash and did some on the rear window area---will go till I run out of time......Lee
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    440 swap!! Here I go!!!

    Ditto on the Ford---better brakes,parts avaliable,easier to service---go with the disc brakes----you won`t regret it.
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    getting ready for Dynamat

    Thanks Tim you made my day..........Lee
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    getting ready for Dynamat

    Got the rest of the floor covered today--really took all week (about 3-4 hours a day). Got to put some on the firewall under the dash and some on the doors---but I will put the rest on hold till I heal up from my surgery. Ya get it all done and it looks good---then ya cover it up with carpet.
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    My 1st Mopar OT

    My first MoPar was LuLu---1952 Windsor---the closest I got to buying a MoPar when I was a kid was in 69---I almost bought a new Roadrunner---but cash was a problem at 21. Been a GM guy up to getting LuLu. I have restored,hammered,patched at least 30+ cars since I was a kid and LuLu has been a good car---lotsa fun with the old flattie and a good learning experience on MoPars. My first car was a 56 Chevy----after driving and restoring LuLu I have had a new appreciation for the durabilty and engineering that went into these old cars of the day............see ya down the road...............Lee
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    getting ready for Dynamat

    hope this works on the pics.....
  15. They gave me an option to use the old format or new ----or until they give you no option.
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    getting ready for Dynamat

    Got the rest of the floor cleaned up and painted it with Bill Hirsch rust paint----got some of the Dynamat down. Slow going since my heart attack---plus on the 19th I go back in for bypass----then nothing gets done for up to 12 weeks---they tell me re-hab might take that long---PITA. I would show pics but the new format has me confused---how do we post pics now???? It took me quite awhile to figure it out the first time---computer skills are lacking.........Lee
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    I'm back

    Built for a better ride....the car that is...heh-heh
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    1956 Plymouth Suburban custom!! New toy

    We need pics.....good score.........Lee
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    Fantastically modified 'flathead 6'

    Didn`t you build one with motorcycle carbs---if ya did ---how about a pic of that too.....you did a great job on my intake also....Lee
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    questions for the modified crowd

    I just put a small access cover over it and it is mostly under the seat---sticks up about an inch.
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    questions for the modified crowd

    I did it this way.........Lee
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    New Garage

    So-so nice. Me want (pant-pant):D:D:D
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    51 Moredoor

    TTTHHHHHEEEEERRRRRREEEE BACK---those evil electrical gremlins:eek::eek:
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    OT the car we got from Calif

    The "Kid" has been busy with the fenders----opened up the radius a bit to handle the tires he wants to run--235-45 this way they are all the same size. You can see the cut was made at the front---I have seen it done on some other Novas---can`t even tell from factory unless you look close.