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DRIVESHAFT We had a custom Driveshaft made at Central Florida Driveshaft, 307 S Combee Rd, Lakeland FL, 863-666-3874. Owner Dick Hudson had to Cut the end off our shaft to shorten it since It was originally made for another engine trans combo.
11 hours ago · From CSMRay
Interior floor This is what it looked like in 1995 when we dragged it back from Bucks County Pennsylvania. Still had the `68 GTO bucket seats – In great shape too – Pic 1. It had the obligatory wood steering wheel that was so popular at the time
11 hours ago · From CSMRay
Gas Pedal I left off with “I resolved how to manually return the throttle to a closed position using the stock `57 gas pedal.” That statement should have been edited out since I had solved the need to do that when I converted the original rod linkage to Lokar’s modern throttle cable system.
11 hours ago · From CSMRay
Cooling System Well I guess we’ll have to start at the beginning. We used an AFCO Short Race Water Pump #10680090 to get the water flowing thru our Auto City Classic Aluminum Radiator part #SL264
11 hours ago · From CSMRay
Hydraulic Flaring Kit As I mentioned before, I picked up a Mastercool Universal Hydraulic Flaring Kit #11535 from Eastwood to take care of all the fittings I needed throughout the build of “The Godfather”.
12 hours ago · From CSMRay
I picked up a Mastercool Universal Hydraulic Flaring Kit #11535 from Eastwood to take care of all the fittings I needed throughout the brake line system. This tool set accurately fabricates line-flaring types in aluminum, steel and soft metals (but NOT stainless steel)
12 hours ago · From CSMRay
Most areas still have a cruise night when some of the local hot rodders hang out and compare notes on how to shine paint, or maybe get a few more horses out of a small block. Some areas even have a history of cruising with the Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise being one of the longest running.
11/06/2017 · From CSMRay
Chrome parts have always been the finishing touch on Classic Cars and Trucks but all too often the quality level for the most critical eye has been a distant dream for many.
09/20/2017 · From CSMRay
Tony & Linda Sosebee of Blairsville, GA are one of those rare couples who are both really into cars, cruisin’ and attending shows all over the country.
09/20/2017 · From CSMRay
The 6th Annual Cruisin for Kids car, truck & motorcycle show was held on August 9, 2014.
09/20/2017 · From CSMRay
The first big show of the year is always a milestone event, even in the Sunshine State where there are numerous car shows every weekend of the year.
09/20/2017 · From CSMRay
“When you have a collection of cars and trucks like this, why not have a party?”
09/20/2017 · From CSMRay
Fabcraft Metalworks now sells the long-awaited Trophy Track Special limited-slip differential for the `57-64 Olds/Pont rear end. This was the rear end of choice for all rodders and racers throughout the 1950’s, 60’s and 70’s.
09/20/2017 · From CSMRay
The last time we left off I was showing how I installed the battery in the trunk. I missed putting in the part of running the battery cables from the engine compartment back to the trunk.
09/20/2017 · From CSMRay
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