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  • January 15 2019, 04:35:52 PM gusszgs: Tip for ya guys if your installing a rear wheel cylinder on a TR. Jamb a 13mm long socket between the new wheel cylinder and axle to hold in place of your alone. It holds the cylinder in place tight to the backing plate.
  • January 15 2019, 04:37:43 PM gusszgs: Just tap the socket straight down til it contacts the axle. Then you can move on to that lovely clip
  • January 15 2019, 05:20:10 PM Steve Wood: Those clips can be a pain
  • January 15 2019, 05:52:36 PM gusszgs: They really are Steve lol I got it but not without improvisation
  • January 16 2019, 09:47:49 PM daveismissing: I'm thinkin' Barrette Jackson prices are a bit soft overall so far?
  • January 17 2019, 01:50:23 PM 1 RARE T: The white Limited with 55K miles went for $38,500  It was'nt THAT nice.
  • January 17 2019, 04:06:06 PM wmsonta: I may need to rethink the price for mine. That kind of money, the GN won't be the one I keep. My Nova is sold and will be going back to Tx. 5 left.
  • January 17 2019, 04:14:14 PM gusszgs: That Ltd kinda shocked me. I have one with factory hole in the roof and is a factory code 19U
  • January 17 2019, 04:15:25 PM gusszgs: Anyone in GTA have a low boost actuator for a factory TA style turbo?
  • January 18 2019, 05:49:55 PM Scoobum: Scoob has a few memories...[link]
  • January 18 2019, 06:08:37 PM daveismissing: And you gave it all up to bolt on mufflers... :)
  • January 18 2019, 06:18:21 PM Scoobum: Scoob was the best at it...period. Custom Automotive machine shop was on Dufferin...jus t south of the 401...and then moved to highway 27 and Rexdale blvd. UAP took it over shortly after I left...and ran it into the ground. The remants of CAMS is a crank grinding shop in Toronto somewhere.
  • January 19 2019, 07:53:51 AM Scoobum: Dave...you got time at work to kill...look up Blackwood Hodge. They were the biggest diesel rebuilder in the GTA. I looked after all the resizing and rebushing all their diesel rods on the Robbie boring bar. I also looked after all the antique connecting rods with babbit. I'd overbore them and fit them for bearings. I use to get a crapload of Ford 312 rods to rebush.
  • January 19 2019, 11:40:25 AM nocooler: [link] -I'll just leave this here
  • January 19 2019, 12:06:05 PM wmsonta: one of the guys sent me this 315 tire car [link]
  • January 19 2019, 12:07:03 PM wmsonta: a couple of days later, this [link]
  • January 19 2019, 12:25:15 PM wmsonta: Yeah, that is the wrong link above, here [link]
  • January 19 2019, 12:45:52 PM Scoobum: I don't see wheelie bars?
  • January 19 2019, 01:15:02 PM nocooler: Not on a small tire radial car
  • January 19 2019, 04:18:57 PM daveismissing: 4:12 eastern the twins are on BJ auction -Velocity
  • January 19 2019, 04:21:15 PM daveismissing: $122,000 for the pair
  • January 19 2019, 04:45:27 PM Steve Wood: William did a great job of promoting them.
  • January 19 2019, 11:38:43 PM Steve Wood: Twinz [link]
  • January 20 2019, 11:49:56 AM Scoobum: Jeff needs to buy himself a Stairmaster.
  • January 20 2019, 11:55:11 AM Steve Wood: I had a hard time recognizing him til he started talking
  • January 20 2019, 02:40:17 PM Just a Six?: Steve I was thinking the same thing?
  • January 20 2019, 05:10:40 PM Steve Wood: looks like he has adopted my eating habits
  • January 20 2019, 09:53:41 PM daveismissing: Minus 23 F tonight boys
  • Today at 10:14:37 AM Forzfed: We had -27 to -32 all week and -40 or colder with the wind.  Today is actually not bad.
  • Today at 12:03:11 PM nocooler: You guys can have your arctic air back - it was the wind chill was -27f this morning

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