"Phil, I forget what material they are made of. I have a local upholstery shop make them for me. They order the material in bulk and make a bunch of them for me.
They will need the carpet installed. Glue the carpet is best, since…"
"Hey Russ those look good did you ever find out what kind of material this is? When you install the new ones do you have to mold them to shape or do you install them flat and they take shape when you fasten it? Thanks for your…"
"You can change the valve seals with a regular valve spring tool and filling the cylinder with compressed air to prevent the valve from falling in the cylinder. Don’t bother trying the flat bar method that they show in the manual, it is…"
Do you have a method to be removing the valve spring with the heads on ? I have replaced broken valve springs with the air method but always had the heads off —to pull all the valve springs off an entire…"
"Get a spring compressor, a engine compression kit with the air fitting for the spark plug hole and a good solid compressor.
Use the air fitting in the spark plug hole to hook up an air hose. Only take one spark plug out at a time so the…"
You are going to have to remove the valve springs and the valve keepers to get to the valve stem to install the seals
That requires a valve spring compression tool that can only be used with the heads off —as far as…"
"I can ship it out July 5 when the PO and UPS opens. From there shipping depends on how much you want to pay. I can ship 2-3 day Priority for only $10. 2 Day UPS Air would be $25, 1 Day UPS Air by end of day would be $40, 1 Day UPS Air by 9:30 am…"
"That looks awesome !
I'm going to check everything and see what I can get working.
So, tail fin marker and blinker. Are they brakes also i assume ?
And the bottom section of the rears are supposed to be backup lights that will also show blinker…"
Just ordered new tires for my 63. As the front wheels have reasonable wear I want to align them or at least have them aligned, but not sure if the alignment data in our shop manual are still the…Continue
I am getting ready to order roof rail weather stripping and rear door window leading edge seals for my '63 Series 62 6 window sedan model 6229. I've been on the websites for Rubber The Right Way,…Continue
I'm located in Melbourne, Australia and my 64 sedan de ville is stuck in the garage due to failed mechanical fuel pump. The first after market mechanical fuel pump lasted a few years before it failed & left me stranded 5 hours from home. A hire car and tow got us home. On inspection, I noticed a valve not seated within the housing. I was optimistic, pressed it into place and assumed the pump was good to go. But alas, no. From what I can now determine, the diaphragm pushrod…