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Forum: Automotive Projects 07-11-2022, 08:24 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I learned yesterday that I was probably not...

I learned yesterday that I was probably not judged for some reason. Most likely, I was parked in the wrong area. I should have been with the customs or even the “pro Pick” lot. Usually the judges...
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-09-2022, 10:13 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Wow, what a day. Met up with some old friends and...

Wow, what a day. Met up with some old friends and made some new ones. This event was HUGE! over 8,000 cars. Fit Bit says I walked 6 miles (feels like 20) Ran into Greg Kutter and met Jesse James. As...
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-08-2022, 02:15 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I know. I saw a few superbly detailed cars there...

I know. I saw a few superbly detailed cars there that were truly better done than the Cadillac. Far more deserving of Best of Show. They were tri 5 Chevys and a deuce roadster. But both of those...
Forum: Automotive Projects 07-05-2022, 10:24 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Went to a local show last weekend. About 300...

Went to a local show last weekend. About 300 entrees. It took Best of Show. 63791

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Forum: Automotive Projects 06-30-2022, 11:55 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Will do. I have access to AMS on my phone.

Will do. I have access to AMS on my phone.
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-28-2022, 08:35 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I have no idea where I’ll end up. Since I’ll be...

I have no idea where I’ll end up. Since I’ll be getting there on day 2, I doubt that I’ll get a good spot. Whatever is available I guess.
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-27-2022, 06:17 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I did exactly that. My ABS module is hung up. The...

I did exactly that. My ABS module is hung up. The voltage is good but one of the plungers isn’t working. I had an internal leak, a sinking pedal. There are only two components in the system that can...
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-26-2022, 12:11 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I’ll hit one local outdoor show July 3rd then...

I’ll hit one local outdoor show July 3rd then Columbus July 9th and that’s it. I’m not that big on car shows. I’d rather spend a day at a drag strip.
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-21-2022, 09:04 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I was chosen for an indoor spot at the Good Guys...

I was chosen for an indoor spot at the Good Guys Show in Columbus but unfortunately, I had to decline. I will only be there Saturday and the indoor spots are for all three days. Actually making the...
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-16-2022, 12:06 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
When a man dies, he takes a whole library with...

When a man dies, he takes a whole library with him. (Don’t be that man)
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-13-2022, 11:51 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I put another 20 miles on it this morning. Brakes...

I put another 20 miles on it this morning. Brakes are spongy. I’ll have to bleed them again.
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-10-2022, 10:31 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Test drive today. I have an air ride leak on...

Test drive today. I have an air ride leak on right rear. I’ll have to track that down. Driver side window doesn’t “park” when the door closes, and a couple minor bugs. Overall good though. I need to...
Forum: Automotive Projects 06-04-2022, 10:51 AM
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Views: 898,702
Posted By Jack 1957
Congratulations on MSOTM, Marcus. We’ll deserved.

Congratulations on MSOTM, Marcus. We’ll deserved.
Forum: Automotive Projects 05-23-2022, 12:33 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Awesome! You’ve done a great job of it. I know...

Awesome! You’ve done a great job of it. I know the feeling you have right now. It’s great to be on the home stretch.
Forum: Automotive Projects 05-20-2022, 09:47 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Jaroslav, the mechanical lock is just a safety...

Jaroslav, the mechanical lock is just a safety feature. I don’t like suicide doors but I was forced to use them because of the added length.
Forum: Automotive Projects 05-19-2022, 06:32 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I had some problems with the side windows. I was...

I had some problems with the side windows. I was working on getting them to operate smoothly and seal completely and in the process I cracked the passenger side glass. RATS!


I kept the templates...
Forum: Automotive Projects 04-15-2022, 09:28 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Details, details, and more details…

Details, details, and more details…
Forum: Automotive Projects 04-14-2022, 10:46 AM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Raymond put a background behind one of the shots...

Raymond put a background behind one of the shots I sent him. The guy's got crazy skills.


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Forum: Automotive Projects 04-09-2022, 05:45 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
Thanks Kent. I always appreciate input from a...

Thanks Kent. I always appreciate input from a master. Negative or positive.
Forum: Automotive Projects 04-08-2022, 06:36 PM
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Posted By Jack 1957
I spent the last few days going over everything...

I spent the last few days going over everything underneath the car.. Double checked for bump steer and found about 1/4" from full down to ride height. I had to do better than that. I removed two 1/8"...
Forum: Automotive Projects 04-06-2022, 12:08 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 19,294
Posted By Jack 1957
You’re far more ambitious than I am, Antoine!

You’re far more ambitious than I am, Antoine!
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-21-2022, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1,954
Views: 839,317
Posted By Jack 1957
Good Guys show is July 8 - 10 at the Columbus...

Good Guys show is July 8 - 10 at the Columbus Expo Center. I think I can be there. A (reasonable) deadline always motivates me. Still messing with the windows and various other problems as I come...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-17-2022, 09:07 AM
Replies: 1,954
Views: 839,317
Posted By Jack 1957
That's where my SRS trouble code is from. The...

That's where my SRS trouble code is from. The donor car was hit from the back. No air bags were deployed but the seat belt pretensioners activated setting a permanent DTC. I need to have Matt clear...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-16-2022, 09:10 PM
Replies: 1,954
Views: 839,317
Posted By Jack 1957
Passenger window installed, adjusted and...

Passenger window installed, adjusted and functioning properly. It actually took me a couple days. It's very difficult to get the regulator mounts in just the right place so the window tracks up and...
Forum: Automotive Projects 03-07-2022, 08:21 PM
Replies: 1,954
Views: 839,317
Posted By Jack 1957
I finished the driver side interior trim panel. I...

I finished the driver side interior trim panel. I really didn't remember the first one being so much work, but it's done. Moving on.


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I started making the door safety latches. You can...
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