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by RICKYMOPAR
Sun May 15, 2022 10:44 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Swap Meet at Bandimere Speedway
Replies: 2
Views: 108

Re: Swap Meet at Bandimere Speedway

Everything sold, the first items sold were Sweptline Dodge pick-up NOS trim. taillights headlight pie tins 1966 grill camper special medallions. 426 street Hemi aircleaners1966 and 1970 Ramcharger Aircleaner 4BBl 70, 71, 72, 440-6 Shaker base plate repaired 70, 71, 72 440-6 underhood aircleaner 1970...
by RICKYMOPAR
Sun May 15, 2022 10:02 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Swap Meet at Bandimere Speedway
Replies: 2
Views: 108

Swap Meet at Bandimere Speedway

Well Spring is sprung, So I went to the local swap meet to sell things I no longer need, it was the largest I have ever seen there. i
The first time I sold everything I had taken. By the time I took the setting up picture I had sold four items.
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Apr 26, 2022 10:46 am
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Stroked 318
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Re: Stroked 318

This was the original engine for Kevin's Challenger. The over bore is .030 or 3.94 and the new stroke is 4.0 original is 3.31. Mopar performance or Direct Connection crankshaft was utilized. Icon forged pistons with relocated pin boss for increased stroke. Eagle 6.123 H beam rods, standard length, ...
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Apr 26, 2022 9:45 am
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Stroked 318
Replies: 2
Views: 125

Stroked 318

Stroked 318 LA in Bronco colors.jpg


Posting pictures of an engine I modified, for my son's ride. It is an LA series engine, 318 that is stroked to 390 CID. Our son is a big Denver Broncos fan.
by RICKYMOPAR
Mon Apr 18, 2022 7:41 am
Forum: '59 Plymouths for Sale
Topic: '59 Crown Imperial
Replies: 3
Views: 4277

Re: '59 Crown Imperial

I should have posted...The Imperial sold for asking price, the new owner is more than satisfied. Extra parts collection also. Rick
by RICKYMOPAR
Thu Feb 10, 2022 6:41 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: stainless drip rail
Replies: 16
Views: 866

Re: stainless drip rail

Yes Dan, I did this today, saving the drip rail stainless for Bob S. of StarMopar parts. Rick
by RICKYMOPAR
Thu Feb 10, 2022 6:27 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: stainless drip rail
Replies: 16
Views: 866

Re: stainless drip rail

Tool in action, curved parts require addition of paint stirring stick for extra trim protection.
by RICKYMOPAR
Sat Feb 05, 2022 7:24 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: stainless drip rail
Replies: 16
Views: 866

Re: stainless drip rail

They were discontinued about 35 to 40 years ago. I see them on ebay, craigs list I have used them on 59 Plymouths, Vans, motorhomes, cab over Dodge and Hino trucks. even on old tip toe matic and Gyro torque emergency brakes..... Rick Postscript there are 16 on ebay now. make lower offer.
by RICKYMOPAR
Fri Feb 04, 2022 6:06 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: stainless drip rail
Replies: 16
Views: 866

Re: stainless drip rail

I guess I should give the tool number... Snap On S9481A Used this Thursday before last to pull drip rail molding off an old Dodge Dart. don't forget paint stick or old clothes pin for back-up.
E brake adjuster.jpg
by RICKYMOPAR
Thu Feb 03, 2022 7:41 am
Forum: Show Cars and Drivers
Topic: Suburban, "Bring a Trailer", 1 March 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 83

Re: Suburban, "Bring a Trailer", 1 March 2018

I wonder why you need the trailer, get a spare tire and drive it home.
by RICKYMOPAR
Sun Jan 16, 2022 7:21 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: stainless drip rail
Replies: 16
Views: 866

Re: stainless drip rail

I have used the emergency brake adjusting tool and a heavy paint stick, with no damage. Rick
by RICKYMOPAR
Thu Jan 13, 2022 9:43 am
Forum: How To
Topic: Cast iron A-466 to A-727 conversion Forward Look 56 to 61
Replies: 25
Views: 7243

Re: Cast iron A-466 to A-727 conversion Forward Look 56 to 61

One plate is for me, others for customers. My sign does have holes in it, this sign is for John Q.
New allotment of project timers.
by RICKYMOPAR
Thu Jan 13, 2022 8:18 am
Forum: How To
Topic: Cast iron A-466 to A-727 conversion Forward Look 56 to 61
Replies: 25
Views: 7243

Re: Cast iron A-466 to A-727 conversion Forward Look 56 to 61

Ordered more performance flex plates, for 727 and 518 automatic transmissions. Still getting the side eye from some of my neighbors, that think I am working on 'nerve gas generators' . Until their transportation leaves them stranded, then all of the sudden I have new friends in need. Pictures are f...
by RICKYMOPAR
Tue Dec 07, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Ride height
Replies: 44
Views: 16968

Re: Ride height

Okay, Eaton springs have many different springs available, with rounded spring ends. I over-extend them with a Jack shove in a wooden shim and cut off the round ends if the customer wants the total original look. Rick
by RICKYMOPAR
Sun Dec 05, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: Much Ado About Nothing
Topic: Buckle Up for Safety!
Replies: 1
Views: 384

Re: Buckle Up for Safety!

Yes ...we do remember. Our 59 had seatbelts manufactured by the Pioneer Parachute company.