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  1. Thanks a lot guys I got the wright one in my cart now ,,,Beltline kit,,i also figured i need to resize
  2. it looks like id have to glue it on,,, you'll have to open it i still hadn't figered that out yet thumbnail (1).jfif thumbnail.jfif
  3. Thanks for that Kilgon ..ill say that i bought the car before all the new parts ..
  4. WOW this is great now reading this i went out in the garage and just staired at the motor with a whole new look ,,you see i bought this car for 1500 with no rust on the bottom thanks to Ford under coating and garage kept engine ran good,, put it in my garage and with 3 years of just picking at it and help from a friend lots of new parts and getting closer to restarting the engine again soon new dash,, carpet,,, head liner ,,,gas tank ,,traction action bars ,,new Air Ram Plenum under the hood and more ..next might be LED rear lights the only change from stock all parts from CJ Pony ,, Q code numbers matching engine but some one in 1990 rebuilt the motor with 0.30 ,,0.10,,010 theirs a tag stuck to the bottom of the engine i do want to change the rear gears to 4.10 pos..
  5. ok Boy Oh Boy I learned a lot today ,,Oil Dripping fingers ,,never knew about that too,,, heres a picture of what it looks like now new traction bars still wrapped thumbnail.jfif
  6. This some great info im going to try and get to the back of engine for a pic is a pic of valve cover noting {Their hard to find } im going to keep them on,,thanks again this will keep me working for a while
  7. Thats what i though ,,im also going to look up thru the oil hole too ,,thanks again guys
  8. Is their any thing on the heads that would show a difference between 351 CJ and 351 Cleveland
  9. Wow Steve Thanks that was great i do have a chrome valve covers that say Ford on it ,,i understand they were trying to down play the muscle car replace it with Graphics,,,so ill have to research some more other then that im going to say its a CJ motor
  10. Oh,,,, I see it now I haven't mounted it yet ,,just doing some things I want to do still haven't got to the engine yet ,,im going have to pull the head and fix the broke bolt..
  11. Take a look at my Hammond ones ..Why the curve on top
  12. Hemi killer I sure that don't happen to me ..in the pic the green car has a louvers looks like from a 69-70 modified to fit a 73 The yellow 73 are short and bent up ,,The red has the wright ones are correct I just got a pair like the green car so ill see I still got other issues with the engine
  13. are they original or repops and are the 70 different from 71s ?
  14. cool..that eliminates that,,compression test next,
  15. I did do some ignition parts im waiting for others to come ,,I do have to take the head off cause I found a exhaust bolt broke off in the head I haven't taken the exhaust manifold off maybe i'll get lucky and find it sticking out a little,,i thought about buying a new holley (if that's not the problem I could always sell the old one) pic share
  16. Thanks Don im going to check around Long Island N.Y. cause that's were the car came from any builder that starts with a "R" needle in a haystack
  17. The only number I could find on the right head inside valve cover is 6176
  18. That's all good stuff , I got to try again and get a mirror in the left side and look for that original vin. I haven't done much about this engine lately ,just some sanding on the body (I had my own body shop in the 80's) ,as soon as it gets a little warmer yesterday my new spark plugs fouled out all of them took the valve cover off passage side so in a few days ill try running it again and ill adjust the valves ( I hope their hyd lifters) If all of this don't work (get the shaking out) im also going to plug off all vac lines,, ,,,then its time to take the engine out and start from scratch ,,Dave I Hope that not the case here with the engine motor mount and exhaust pipe I can't get a mirror in their ether
  19. I thought so I though that (R0890) would tell me who the builder was ,That goes along with the different color heads I see now their has been work done to this motor in the past
  20. star trek into darkness enterprise vs vengeance on the right side front of block is a plate ticked on their
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