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Old 10-05-2014, 10:19 AM   #631
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putting plan into action of upgrades to the Imp and the SS
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Thanks guys. According to the fuel gauge witch appears to be working. There isn't a lot of fuel in the tank. So when I do get around to starting it up I will disconnect the fuel line at the carb and see what gets pumped out of it if anything at all. (I plan on replacing the pump anyway).

It will be a fun project for sure.
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Old 10-05-2014, 12:08 PM   #633
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Emptied the Bonneville'* trunk last night to get her ready for delivery. I don't think I could fit much more than a bottle of water in the Fiero'* trunk now....
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tried to do front hubs on my old mans silverado this weekend and beat on it all day. ended up having to take it to a shop, never had one that stood up to the 8lber with a acetylene torch. it is a 2wd and has all metal back and is rust welded to the spindle.
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I'm busy getting parts together for secret build ( not even the wife knows about this one )
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Old 10-06-2014, 12:01 PM   #636
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that sounds like trouble for sure. if i dont tell the wife what im doing its normally because she wont approve
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not saying she won't approve she already knows about phase 1 of the project, it'* the rest she don't know yet but I'm feeling kinda nostalgic at the present time too
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This could be bad. Just saying.... it is Steve
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tried to do front hubs on my old mans silverado this weekend and beat on it all day. ended up having to take it to a shop, never had one that stood up to the 8lber with a acetylene torch. it is a 2wd and has all metal back and is rust welded to the spindle.
Wow, that must be one corroded assembly. What tool does a shop have that is going to beat the torch?
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i just have a hvac torch, only makes thick steel kinda red if you hold it there a while. they have oxy-acetylene that can cut through metal if they wanted. picked it up yesterday kinda made me feel bad took him 3 hours.
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