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by Jim
Wed Jan 25, 17 10:33 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Barratt Jackson auction on live on Discovery Turbo
Replies: 15
Views: 486

Too many pick up trucks and custom cars. I'm glad I recorded it and could fast forward through them. Not many Mopars either.
by Jim
Fri Jan 20, 17 8:27 am
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Barratt Jackson auction on live on Discovery Turbo
Replies: 15
Views: 486

Not yet!
by Jim
Thu Jan 19, 17 11:15 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Barratt Jackson auction on live on Discovery Turbo
Replies: 15
Views: 486

Barratt Jackson auction on live on Discovery Turbo

Every night live ... on now and 5 hours Friday and highlights on Sunday... excellent stuff, I'm watching it right now.
by Jim
Thu Dec 08, 16 3:40 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Importing a Car from the USA
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Well, I am also very happy to recommend Dave Madders. - And it would be great to see another B Body Hemi car arrive in the UK!
by Jim
Mon Nov 21, 16 11:35 am
Forum: General Stuff
Topic: New MOPAR member and car introduction
Replies: 16
Views: 558

Don't hold your breath for a right hand drive Camaro. I understand it was originally planned BY GM, but cancelled to save money. So if you want a Camaro it's gotta be LHD.
by Jim
Wed Nov 16, 16 11:22 am
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: ITS HAPPENED OAP TODAY
Replies: 31
Views: 908

DaveBishop wrote:Jim

I don't believe it you can work an I pad at your age
It's true Dave, I'm not as bright as I used to be. it worries me sometimes.
But then I think.... what the heck.
by Jim
Mon Nov 14, 16 10:40 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: ITS HAPPENED OAP TODAY
Replies: 31
Views: 908

Ivor wrote:Happy birthday Dave, I'm right behind you with me bottle of Sanatogen...

I think Jim's already losing it he's repeating himself!
I think it's my iPad having a funny turn actually Ivor.
by Jim
Sun Nov 13, 16 9:47 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: ITS HAPPENED OAP TODAY
Replies: 31
Views: 908

Happy birthday Dave! Tell me if I'm wrong..... I think I remember you in about 1980/1 with a 68 Coronet. 318 car I think?
by Jim
Sat Nov 12, 16 10:55 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: ITS HAPPENED OAP TODAY
Replies: 31
Views: 908

Happy birthday Dave! Tell me if I'm wrong..... I think I remember you in about 1980/1 with a 68 Coronet. 318 car I think?
by Jim
Sat Nov 12, 16 10:08 am
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Jesus!
Replies: 8
Views: 400

Jeez...!
by Jim
Thu Nov 10, 16 9:43 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: 70 Charger Jacking
Replies: 10
Views: 351

Can I be so bold as to ask what the benefits are of keeping car on stands over winter ? I am doing a front end bush replacement as well as steering, new starter motor etc etc so mine will be up anyways but had I not had these things to do, she would've stood as normal. :D Non really, a heavy car li...
by Jim
Thu Nov 10, 16 9:25 am
Forum: Member's Car Show
Topic: my '69 Plymouth
Replies: 49
Views: 17173

No power valves or enrichment devices in the outboards and that is the set up's Achilles heel. You get the legendary "Stumble" as you have just opened up 2 x 500 cfm carbs and not added any fuel with them. The engine soon overcomes this, but it is always noticeable if you floor it hard. That's part...
by Jim
Fri Oct 28, 16 7:28 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Santa Pod memories
Replies: 23
Views: 753

1969 for me.

I'll always remember USAF Sergeant Doug Harler beating hell out of his 68 Charger R/T every other weekend.
by Jim
Sat Sep 24, 16 5:05 pm
Forum: The Mopar Lounge
Topic: Roadworthiness testing for historic Vehicles
Replies: 27
Views: 957

The MOT test has become less of a road worthiness test and more of a legislation check nowadays. Nearly every year I visit a friend in Indiana. They don't have vehicle testing at all in that State. It's up to individual States, some have vehicle inspection, some don't. Poor vehicle condition is rare...
by Jim
Sat Aug 20, 16 11:19 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: hemi 300c into a 69 charger
Replies: 16
Views: 548

This sort of thing has been done in the States. The most difficult way is to take the outer body off of the modern car and drop the Charger body onto the newer floorpan etc... That way you get the modern chassis, suspension, steering, brakes, engine, trans, interior, everything except it now has the...