Gary S's Recent Activity

  1. Gary S replied to the thread Wheel machining.

    If you are really determined to do this, either contact the wheel manufacturer, or get a good mechanical engineer to look at the wheel...

    Jul 21, 2018 at 5:08 PM
  2. Gary S replied to the thread 79 Blank build sheet?.

    People want paperwork for their cars, and most of the cars lost all the paperwork decades ago. You can buy new paperwork, but finding...

    Jul 20, 2018 at 11:24 AM
  3. Gary S replied to the thread 79 Blank build sheet?.

    Be aware that build sheets are different between Norwood and Van Nuys for most years.

    Jul 19, 2018 at 9:56 PM
  4. Gary S replied to the thread Ideal offset/backspace for 8" wide wheel on the front.

    What year car? Usually that problem occurred only on the later years of Second Gen cars. The early years seem to have more room at the...

    Jul 19, 2018 at 9:45 AM
  5. Gary S attached a file to the thread removing ignition lock.

    LIfe would be so much easier if people kept the key numbers when they purchase a new car. The keys for these cars came with a small...

    key2.jpg Jul 19, 2018 at 7:38 AM
  6. Gary S replied to the thread CB any one?.

    The antenna splitter/combiner actually works quite well. As I stated in post #4, I installed an aftermarket combiner on my pickup and it...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 5:44 PM
  7. Gary S replied to the thread Day 2 Definition.

    I saw a lot of those mods back in the early 70s. People bought a new car, and the next week they put a long duration cam in it. The car...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 9:06 AM
  8. Gary S replied to the thread CB any one?.

    I have one in my old pickup that was installed 30 years ago. I put in an antenna combiner that attaches the CB to the inside radio...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 7:14 AM
  9. Gary S replied to the thread Day 2 Definition.

    It depends on what you want it to mean. For some, it means modifying the car with newer components. But, often it ends up being a...

    Jul 18, 2018 at 7:11 AM
  10. Gary S replied to the thread Blinking Headlights.

    The headlight switch has a automatic resetting circuit breaker in it for the headlights. If it sees too much current flow, it trips,...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 5:46 PM