Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - The "What Did You Work On Today" thread
View Single Post
  #2792 (permalink)  
Old 03-15-2013, 05:42 PM
John long's Avatar
John long John long is offline
Slow but willing learner
Last photo:
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Chattanooga, Tn
Age: 71
Posts: 3,505
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 2,813
Thanked 4,170 Times in 2,497 Posts
Originally Posted by mikesnyhere View Post
This is a cool read ! paint n body custom fab , it is inspiring . well I put in the pertronix ignition . it works good I also cleaned up the dizzy checked the advance weights and lubed em with some light oil too . someone suggested I put some brake fluid in just to see what it would do . well after a couple minutes the pedal actually firmed up consistently on second pump ! no bleeding yet ! wow ! so I kept trying for first gear ... have to use left hand on shift collar a bit . same for reverse . I drove it around my block a couple times WHOOHOO !! its popping and snorting under a load still ...but what a blast !
Cool! It will just get better as you work out the bugs.....John L
Reply With Quote