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Everything posted by CarlLaFong

  1. Do you mean the gear position indicator?
  2. Not sure what your ultimate goal is. What is wrong with the 42 frame? Is it rotted out or bent or butchered,?
  3. Sell!!! Old wagons are very hot right now
  4. I hate to be overly pedantic but Ford built "tudors". That Chevy is a two door
  5. Bad enough to walk past my bike every day, Kills me😭. Seeing a Doozie parked in the garage would be much worse
  6. Rats!!! Finally I'm at a point, in life where I can write the check but a stroke has left me unable to drive
  7. 2016 Ram for me, 6 speed manual and Cummins Diesel
  8. Besides old cars, I love the old comedies, Laurel And Hardy, Our gang, WC Fields, hence my handle here, which I use on quite a few other boards. BTW, my real name is Mahatma Kane Jeeves
  9. Good lookig, good running car. Located in central texas, Waco area. Ten thousand dollars Health issues force sale
  10. Poor health forces sale. Car runs well and is a solid 20 footer. Nice iterior. Located in central Texas, Waco area 10K
  11. I have a Dalton Combination Machine. A big old beast. I recently moved it from SoCal to Central Texas. Loaded and unloaded it by myself. Would have been tough at 40. A lot tougher at 71. It's in the shop and I have all my fingers and toes and a functioning spine
  12. ...and to further muddy the waters, Volkswagen calls this a Phaeton
  13. So many look at a car, like this one, and start thinking of astronomical restoration costs. This could be a car not to restore. If it is solid and complete, it is a good candidate to "fix up". Get it running and safe, toss some Mexican blankets on the seats, repair the body as much as time and talent allows, rent a compressor and get a Harbor Freight gun and shoot some tractor paint on it and drive it
  14. ??????????? The high performance industry is built upon the 350 Chevrolet engine. It is the benchmark engine. Summit, Jegs, everyone has everything you need to build one to any degree of horsepower you can imagine
  15. Drop the pan and check to see if it's a four bolt engine. If you're building a high performance engine, start with a solid base
  16. Tthe former Packard dealership in Santa Monica, CA is still there. Now a Mercedes dealer
  17. If push comes to shove, you can always remove a sealed beam and look at the back to see if it is 6 or 12 volt. But, as stated, it should be 6V positve
  18. The Lincoln Cosmopolitan was the top of the line, excluding the Continental
  19. I found that ironic, so I looked it up. Safety glass was invented by Edouard Benedictus. There seems to be no mention of his death or the circumstances of his passing. I suspect this might be myth