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Sheri kinda likes the black wheel look, and wondered if a small black graphic on the side would be tasteful, and help bring the wheels in to the look better-
I was thinking blacked out headlights and tail lights would help a bit also--
I'd love to do the bluebird engine-but this one must stay put till it blows-
I think this can be pulled off, without a side of rice. That is the goal.
Right now it runs so smoothly, that if you wre to leave it running to go get a ack of gum or something you might grind the starter when you get back in.
Which reminds me-it needs a new ignition switch. This one has gotten to where the key must be jiggled to start it. It had a key broken off in it a couple years ago, the locksmith drilled it out and re keyed it for 25.00, but I think that meesed it up in the long run
And, the driver side sun visor is toast.
Other than faded interior cloth, it is a cream puff.
I had a bad bad scare with this car today-
It had a constant recurring belt squeal-
I replaced the idler-and it still acted like it needed adjusting -
I tried tightening it a bit and it squealed the next day-
I looked closer and saw that the top alternator bracket bolt had broken off in the head-
I pondered for a minute on drilling it out, but thought outside the box,
I found a small scrap bracket with a bolt slot already cut into it.
I cut off a 2" section, welded it to the alernator bracket, and this allowed using the furthest left header stud for an anchor point.
I tightened it all down, and it works well. the broken bolt can stay put.