Monthly Archives: December 2013

last minute murphy

That my friends is a last minute murphy. The gas tank cracked open at the seam (mid tank strap) and is leaking badly. Hard luck with used parts… I’ll have to weld that or modify my old spare tank to … Continue reading

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wrench-mas

Yay, christmas is over. Long live the christmas presents! This is the present i received from my GF. Hazet car creeper which folds up into a rolling stool. Although i doubt she reads my blog: THANK YOU, HONEY! While christmas … Continue reading

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tech-tip: headlights

For all of you who can’t run the factory sealed beam bulbs or simply want better light, you can get out of the box 7″ H4 headlight inserts from BOSCH or HELLA. They fit right in place of the sealed … Continue reading

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oh so little

So little the wiper arms, so big is their impact on progress. Using an obsolete hairdryer to heat the drivers side wiper arm (remember: glued on with red loctice) i was able to remove it without any destruction to the … Continue reading

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the quick brown fox

Repeat, the eagle has landed, the engine is in., the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog. First off, all new brass freeze plugs, all the way around. I did not replace the threaded plugs and the camshaft plug. … Continue reading

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more fuel pics

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fuel supply

A little work was left to do on the fuel supply side. As you can see i installed the return hard line and connected it to the catch tank. I also decided i did not like the setup of the … Continue reading

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