Member Page: Joan Trejo
Member ID: Agatha72Status: Free Member
Marcola, Oregon, USA
Member Since: 2010-03-31
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Last Login: 2017-11-18 14:32
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Posted on: Thursday June 15, 2017
I've been busy with garden, home and playing seeing eye wife to my husband. Slowly getting back to working on the cars. Agatha is getting ready for the cockpit rail to be recovered. On Godzilla , I've been trying to get it to start, took out the starter, got it tested, it is good. The battery is new and I'm just working on the wiring, the starter switch is good too. I will be ordering a new fuse box and ignition switch . I did finish cleaning up and replacing gaskets on Godzilla's carburetor...
Posted on: Sunday January 29, 2017
I finally put fuel in Godzilla's tank, ran fuel pump for awhile to flush out old debris and gas from the gas line. Hooked up fuel filter and the carburetors, tried starting engine. No start, rear carburetor leaking a lot of fuel. The car came with a bunch of spare parts including two HIF 4 carb rebuild kits , previous owner was looking to do this job so I agree that I will too ! The starter issue will wait a little while. It is exciting to learn another skill , I have both books and the intern...
Posted on: Wednesday October 19, 2016
The dash is back in the car and I finished hooking up the lights and horns in the bonnet. Took a look at the alternator wiring and decided to put a new spade connector on one of the wires that was pretty frayed. Still need to secure the dash better , only three nuts are holding it on to the body so I will try to get at least another one on. The wiring in the boot was finished yesterday and cleaned most of the connections up. During the summer I put in some sound deading material in the interio...
Posted on: Saturday June 25, 2016
Installed the two interior door pulls in the car, this was the last part on finishing the complete interior restoration. I then put the wing inner splash panel and rubber mudflap back on. Worked on the rear passenger tail light , I might buy a used one as the lens doesn't want to fit correctly. Part of my work is to gather up my gumption install the windscreen on Agatha.
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