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by loneagle
Fri May 29, 2009 8:11 am
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Brake pedal height adjustment
Replies: 0
Views: 475

Brake pedal height adjustment

I just finished installing a new brake booster and now the brake pedal sits to low. Is there a way to adjust this?

I also have a problem with the clutch pedal hitting one of the booster mounting studs. The stud on the old booster had been trimmed a bit to clear.
by loneagle
Sat Apr 05, 2008 10:53 pm
Forum: Electrical/Wiring Technical
Topic: Cleaning up wiring under hood, pics and ?s
Replies: 15
Views: 4434

Re: Cleaning up wiring under hood, pics and ?s

I'm in the process of doing the same thing right now. I took loose the engine wiring harness from the bulkhead connector, removed the covering and then started removing all the wires I won't need anymore. The alternator, starter wires, heater blower and horn are about all I have left over. Taped the...
by loneagle
Fri Feb 01, 2008 11:33 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?
Replies: 14
Views: 1966

Thanks for the compliment! I'll try to get some more pics when I get a nice day. I'll post em in the gallery!
by loneagle
Sun Jan 20, 2008 8:27 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?
Replies: 14
Views: 1966

Re: bars

malijuice wrote:are those lift bars they look like traction bars.
Yep, slapper bars for coil springs. Mine are homemade.
I also plated the control arms and added poly bushings. No more wheel hop!
by loneagle
Sat Jan 19, 2008 10:50 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?
Replies: 14
Views: 1966

Thanks! Now I just need to lower it a little, maybe 2" front and rear. Maybe cut one coil off?
by loneagle
Sat Jan 19, 2008 6:19 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?
Replies: 14
Views: 1966

Got the new wheels installed today. Went with American racing Outlaw I


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by loneagle
Mon Jan 07, 2008 12:38 am
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?
Replies: 14
Views: 1966

Right now, the shiny ones..but that might change!
by loneagle
Mon Jan 07, 2008 12:33 am
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?
Replies: 14
Views: 1966

No, thats not a problem here! Just lots of rain!
by loneagle
Mon Jan 07, 2008 12:27 am
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?
Replies: 14
Views: 1966

Thanks ! Thats what I did with the Welds on my Nova. It been over a year now and they still look good! As long as I can keep the cat out of the garage, he likes to pee on wheels. It takes alot of patience to deal with animals! :)
by loneagle
Sun Jan 06, 2008 11:59 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?
Replies: 14
Views: 1966

Old Centerline style wheels- satin or polished?

http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d149/loneagle21/malibu.jpg I've been looking at these wheels from Summit and I'm having a hard time deciding. :? The satin ones come with a clearcoat finish, which would be zero maintenance. The polished ones sure are pretty! http://store.summitracing.com/egnsearch...
by loneagle
Fri Dec 28, 2007 10:17 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: New drag wheels at Summit
Replies: 1
Views: 723

New drag wheels at Summit

I've been looking at the new Centerline style wheels at summit. The real Centerlines are no longer affordable for me.

http://store.summitracing.com/egnsearch ... toview=sku
by loneagle
Sat Dec 22, 2007 10:55 am
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Rally wheels with police caps
Replies: 17
Views: 3224

Dog dishes for an Oldsmobile on ebay-
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/OLDSMOBI ... p1638.m118
by loneagle
Sun Dec 16, 2007 9:41 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Rally wheels with police caps
Replies: 17
Views: 3224

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These are the ones for the stock (non rally) steel wheels-

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/69-CAMAR ... enameZWDVW
by loneagle
Tue Dec 11, 2007 12:15 am
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Rally wheels with police caps
Replies: 17
Views: 3224

Thank for the pics, Harrison! I've always liked you car!

I've been told mine looks like an old Air Force car. :)
by loneagle
Sun Dec 09, 2007 9:46 pm
Forum: Wheels/Tires/Brakes Technical
Topic: Rally wheels with police caps
Replies: 17
Views: 3224

HarrisonTX wrote:I vote loose the trim rings. Look at mine if you wanna know what they look like haha
Thanks for the feedback! Harrison- do you have a link for some closer pics of your car?