noob - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum



Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Hotrodding Basics
User Name
Password
lost password?   |   register now

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 11-02-2003, 09:24 PM
Atreyu's Avatar
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: santa monica
Posts: 1
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
noob

hey guys, i was just surfing the web and ran into this page. Im a 22 yr old guy that makes almost no money, but it has always been my dream to be able to fix cars and specialy own a classic ford mustang. with that in mind could u guys advise me in any initiative steps i should take towars learning what i need to know to be able to fix and maybe restore mustangs 65s to 69s. any books i should buy or even classes to take (even thou i have very little time as it is for my job sucks). tnx for the help guys

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 11-05-2003, 04:07 PM
Tazz
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: amherst,ohio
Age: 66
Posts: 2,049
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
65 to 69 Mustang guy!

All JOBS suck! Some pay better than others but they all have the same problem, they suck. Atreyu eay, from the never ending story?? The trick is to NOT get caught in a dead end low paying job. Always keep looking for a better and better job. The best time to look for a job is while you already have a job. For some reason people hiring look favorably on people who are already working. If you must know the impression you make with these people is very important to YOU. Rings in your eyebrow or lip or nose are frowned upon by the people with money looking to hire someone and you must appease their sense of whats right or wrong to get a better paying job. Clothes do make the man and so on and so forth........do what you must do to get what you really want or you will be nowhere with nothing to show for it. I grew up in the time of the hippies and flower children, long hair and beards didn't get good jobs even back then. Don't know of any classes outside of the big schools. HotRod U or something like that???? Go to, www.cruisintimes.org/ , and see what clubs are in your area.


Todd


Rat Rods Rule!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 11-05-2003, 04:53 PM
Silnod's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: yakima Wa
Age: 29
Posts: 34
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Right on man I got a 70 stang, I pretty much taught myself by just picking up a chiltons book, and working on my car. I whent threw a whole engine rebuilt, it took me a year now I putt a fuel injected 302 out of a new mustang in there. I painted the whole engine bay and putt a brand new suspension under it, you should see how big of a mess it was. My advice is start off easy dont do anything major just get a good repair manual and just start doing the basics and keep checking this site for help ill be here, any questions you got about stangs i can answer. Have fun man stangs are really fun to work on
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Hotrodding Basics posts with photos

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:07 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.