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Forum: projects & restorations 09-24-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 83,625
Posted By GoldieBrick
What kind of paint did you use your head? I've...

What kind of paint did you use your head? I've never seen engine paint in that color.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-23-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
I have a similar set up, and I enjoy the way it...

I have a similar set up, and I enjoy the way it sounds once it's warmed up and running right. In regards to romping on it, I was able to kick the tail out just a tad around a corner. :-D It has been...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-23-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
Thanks for the inspiring words... I will say,...

Thanks for the inspiring words... I will say, that driving it puts a smile on my face and never have I driven something with so much character and quirks... I like having something that most people...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-23-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
Thank you for posting that Chris! It was kind of...

Thank you for posting that Chris! It was kind of hard to hear the actual engine noise, but I have to say that your car sounds very good... Exhaust leak or not, it almost sounds like it has a...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-22-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
The cam is practically brand new... It was sent...

The cam is practically brand new... It was sent out to a grinder where it was refurbished (I have no idea what they do with engine parts), and when I got it back it looked brand new. I will add that,...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-22-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 18,327
Posted By GoldieBrick
Beautiful car. I love how you and your dad were...

Beautiful car. I love how you and your dad were able to work on this together. The end result is very pleasing to the eyes. Nice work. :)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-22-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
Interestingly enough, that's not a horrible...

Interestingly enough, that's not a horrible description of what the motors sound like. I will try posting a video of my motor running in attempt to capture the sound.



I will be checking the...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-22-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
That would be greatly appreciated. From what ie...

That would be greatly appreciated. From what ie watched on YouTube, they do make a lot of weird noises especially related to valve train noise. It reminds me of the conversations about air cooled...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2014, 10:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 890
Posted By GoldieBrick
The video clip reminds me of my B20 motor before...

The video clip reminds me of my B20 motor before I tore it out and fully rebuilt it... Found out that number 3 and 4 rod bearings were bad. So it could be that or it could be a loose wrist pin...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-21-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
So, today I finished installing my motor and got...

So, today I finished installing my motor and got everything put together. I even was able to start it and let it run and warm up and such. Here are some pictures of the motor:
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Forum: projects & restorations 09-19-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,533
Posted By GoldieBrick
I've seen this car drive around Gresham/Portland...

I've seen this car drive around Gresham/Portland area as well as at school where I had attended. Very clean car, and I'm hoping that the new owner will take care of it as good as Josh had. Although,...
Forum: showroom 09-19-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,303
Posted By GoldieBrick
:omg: I'm in love... I either would want a...

:omg:

I'm in love... I either would want a white with red interior 242 or something like this that is crazy and weird but totally awesome. Great find! :)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-19-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
And, I've been able to button up the rest of my...

And, I've been able to button up the rest of my interior... The only thing I have left is to install the under dash console thing and the door latch surrounds. I had liked the original black dash...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-19-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
This week, I have been able to get more of the...

This week, I have been able to get more of the motor assembled. I received the head a few days ago and have since painted it and gotten everything to be installed. I also had the chance to paint the...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 528
Views: 161,858
Posted By GoldieBrick
:omg: Nice score on the motor... Makes me a...

:omg:

Nice score on the motor... Makes me a little jealous that I couldn't have found something like that for my 142.

Anyways, nice to see it coming along so well. :)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 34,826
Posted By GoldieBrick
This makes me sad that I didnt choose to put a V8...

This makes me sad that I didnt choose to put a V8 in my 142. :-(

Great work mate. Glad to see most of it finished... unless, wait.... there is more? :-D
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2014, 02:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,452
Posted By GoldieBrick
Thank you! I appreciate that... You probably...

Thank you! I appreciate that... You probably would hate me if I told you what I paid for them. :-P

If you go to your local wrecking yard (one that mainly has newer cars), they will sometimes have...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,452
Posted By GoldieBrick
^^^ I want those. :omg: I remember...

^^^ I want those. :omg:



I remember seeing some S60R seats that I almost bought.. They looked like they would've fit fine, but the back seats would probably need a little more coercing to get...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-16-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,184
Posted By GoldieBrick
Nice cage... . . . . . . . ...

Nice cage...
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:omg:
Forum: showroom 09-16-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 54,567
Posted By GoldieBrick
Can't believe how this thing looks compared to...

Can't believe how this thing looks compared to how it started. I will definitely be watching for sure. Sorry for the inconvenient luck with the accidents, but on the bright side now you know where...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-16-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 20,970
Posted By GoldieBrick
Damn... Nice find. :nod:

Damn... Nice find. :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,452
Posted By GoldieBrick
If you take the time, you can install pretty much...

If you take the time, you can install pretty much anything... Of course they can't be too wide as you don't have a ton of room. I installed Audi S5 seats in my 142. They are WAY skinnier then the...
Forum: showroom 09-15-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,240
Posted By GoldieBrick
Sorry for you loss. :omg: It sounds like you...

Sorry for you loss. :omg:

It sounds like you walked away from it unscathed. I'm glad to hear about that. But I don't think there is a tool big enough to pull that out. :oops:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-15-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 519
Views: 132,699
Posted By GoldieBrick
Nice work mate. Keep the pictures coming... I'll...

Nice work mate. Keep the pictures coming... I'll be watching. :)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
Thanks Chris! I was going to paint it all back to...

Thanks Chris! I was going to paint it all back to original colors, but I wanted to make it a little different and classy. The pulleys are white (I'll post pics tomorrow), the fan is creamy yellow and...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,184
Posted By GoldieBrick
Can't wait to see where this ends up. Nice work...

Can't wait to see where this ends up. Nice work so far! :)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
Finally got my motor back from the machine shop...

Finally got my motor back from the machine shop (the head isn't finished yet and I should be receiving that by the end of this week), and had the chance to install some things. I put the crank a few...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 58,527
Posted By GoldieBrick
:omg: Beautiful car mate. The black and the...

:omg:

Beautiful car mate. The black and the gold are perfect.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,218
Posted By GoldieBrick
:rofl: It's funny that you mention that,...

:rofl:

It's funny that you mention that, because as I was looking at the table for torque specs I had read something called 'big end bearings'; and when I had mentioned that to my dad, we we're...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,762
Posted By GoldieBrick
Holy huge pictures batman... :omg: Nice...

Holy huge pictures batman... :omg:

Nice wagon though! I'm a sucker for wagons... Can't wait to see more progress. :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-10-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,218
Posted By GoldieBrick
Con Rod Torque Specs?

I don't mean to revive a thread such as this, but it's labelled nicely and relates to my question regarding some torque specs for a B20 motor. I have scoured through my manual looking for connecting...
Forum: showroom 09-09-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,305
Posted By GoldieBrick
Nice wagon my friend. I always have always...

Nice wagon my friend.

I always have always wondered why a car manufacturer would create a color like that, but it fits the era and is what people supposedly liked at the time... I don't think...
Forum: showroom 09-09-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,156
Posted By GoldieBrick
Wow... What a shame. I get a little sad when I...

Wow... What a shame. I get a little sad when I see something like this, or even a car that is sitting in someone's driveway rotting away. :-(

Some of those cars, the one's not covered in dirt...
Forum: showroom 09-08-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,014
Posted By GoldieBrick
:omg:

:omg:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-08-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 147,092
Posted By GoldieBrick
:omg: This thing is beautiful. I could look...

:omg:

This thing is beautiful. I could look at it for days.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 94,696
Posted By GoldieBrick
All I can say is wow... That rust repair is...

All I can say is wow... That rust repair is exceptional. It's looking really good! Keep up the good work.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
Here are some pictures of the interior all put...

Here are some pictures of the interior all put back together (minus the arm rest and the plastic door latch surrounds), I think it looks pretty awesome. It may have taken longer then expected (as has...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
I have already purchased some valves. Thank you...

I have already purchased some valves. Thank you for your help in offering. :)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 145,625
Posted By GoldieBrick
Nice car! Some great work going on here. I...

Nice car! Some great work going on here. I especially like the color.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
I agree, I do like the noise they make as it's...

I agree, I do like the noise they make as it's very mechanical. I just got back from the machine shop and they're giving me the new/better crank (I'm paying them a little to polish it), and that...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-03-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
Soooo, I know that it has been awhile since I've...

Soooo, I know that it has been awhile since I've posted pics of my progress and that has been due to some sort of corruption in my computer that I wasn't able to get to for a week or so.

In...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-17-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 11,184
Posted By GoldieBrick
Wow, that rust repair turned out really well! I...

Wow, that rust repair turned out really well! I can't wait to see what you end up doing with it once you get a solid slate to work with.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-17-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
They are very comfortable and supportive. The old...

They are very comfortable and supportive. The old 140 seats were massive and bulky looking, and when looking for seats to replace them with, I was trying to fid something that wouldn't be too...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-16-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,762
Posted By GoldieBrick
Nice wagon! Think of all the possibilities of...

Nice wagon! Think of all the possibilities of doing things to it since its unmolested... :oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
To be honest, I am a little sad I am not able to...

To be honest, I am a little sad I am not able to post pictures on here as of recently (my computer is jacked right now); and people have been wondering what has been going on probably.

As of...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,136
Posted By GoldieBrick
It's funny that you mention that as I was...

It's funny that you mention that as I was debating having the sleeves bored to use B21 pistons, but at this point I don't have the funds for that as I wasn't expecting to have to do anything to the...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-13-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 83,884
Posted By GoldieBrick
WOW.... is all I have to say to all of this......

WOW.... is all I have to say to all of this... I'm speechless. :omg:
Forum: projects & restorations 08-13-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 66,867
Posted By GoldieBrick
:omg: Dayumm, the work on this is intense......

:omg:

Dayumm, the work on this is intense... In a good way of course. :-D
Forum: events 08-13-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,079
Posted By GoldieBrick
^^^ This sounds like it would be a blast! But...

^^^ This sounds like it would be a blast! But seeing as right now my mor commited suicide, I won't be going anywhere anytime soon. :grrr:

And even though I don't have a wagon, I feel like I could...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-12-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 83,625
Posted By GoldieBrick
The grill turned out really well Chris. :nod: ...

The grill turned out really well Chris. :nod:

Ad the car show looks like it was a lot of fun! I'm a little sad that I wasn't able to go, but my motor decided to commit suicide and now I have to...
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