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07-31-2018, 06:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 18,624
Posted By shawnp

What shop is he using in the U.S. now? He ran...

What shop is he using in the U.S. now? He ran thru my buddy for a while until he wore out that welcome. Probably could do a search here for the feedback on him.
10-17-2017, 10:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,859
Posted By shawnp

Been a while. I really don't use the site much at...

Been a while. I really don't use the site much at all anymore. Facebook is killing places like this.
01-29-2017, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,633
Posted By shawnp

The messaging system sucks. Either let us use the...

The messaging system sucks. Either let us use the messaging on the site or turn it off and require an inquiry to provide email and contact info. I am tired of losing sales because guys send me a...
11-12-2016, 04:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,952
Posted By shawnp

The upgrades are terrible. The messaging system...

The upgrades are terrible. The messaging system is even worse. My account is due up this week and I have been paying for this site for 13 years, been a gold seller and made additional payments along...
09-18-2016, 05:40 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,934
Posted By shawnp

Hope to see things pick back up in here. I have...

Hope to see things pick back up in here. I have been a little unhappy with RJ and some of the changes they made, especially how we get and send messages. Good luck on getting the forum back up and...
01-06-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,825
Posted By shawnp

Got an address for this place? I work in Akron.

Got an address for this place? I work in Akron.
11-02-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,486
Posted By shawnp

Sad. Such a great place has been left to this.

Sad. Such a great place has been left to this.
11-02-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 769
Posted By shawnp

Russ at RaceTech has built several for guys...

Russ at RaceTech has built several for guys overseas.
10-09-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,067
Posted By shawnp

RJ's new message format

Dear RJ,

I hate to say it but the new message format sucks!!!! I can't use the site to message people back and have to use my email. I have people that are getting pissed because they think I am...
01-23-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,377
Posted By shawnp

Had no issues selling to Australia or shipping...

Had no issues selling to Australia or shipping the last car to Hawaii. The Australian deal was done thru a broker on the buyer end. That was a black Nova I sold for my buddy Ray Wilkins. The buyer...
10-10-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,089
Posted By shawnp

They need to have a a VIN or Serial number....

They need to have a a VIN or Serial number. Getting the cars across the boarder they deal with a brokering agent. This is if they want to do everything buy the book.

If you have a chassis tag...
09-25-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,799
Posted By shawnp

The change has kept me away. I don't care for it...

The change has kept me away. I don't care for it at all. It's difficult to navigate at times.
Forum: Transmission
09-25-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,155
Posted By shawnp

Which 7al box? Start retard or timing retard that...

Which 7al box? Start retard or timing retard that may be acting up? Timing may be moving period with the distirbutor. If they have tried 3 different converters now and the car acts the same way, I...
Forum: Transmission
09-01-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,826
Posted By shawnp

It depends on what you're trying to accomplish....

It depends on what you're trying to accomplish. If you are looking to take hit away from the car, I would look at 4.10 or 4.30. If you are looking for ET, the 4.56 should be fine. My concern is the...
09-01-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 867
Posted By shawnp

I would start at 5.5. You may end up around 5.25....

I would start at 5.5. You may end up around 5.25. Launch 4200-4600. Start at 7000 rpm on the shift. Without knowing much on cam and heads I would say that 7000 should be a safe starting point. I...
06-12-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,775
Posted By shawnp

Wow... I am surprised to see that. We have bought...

Wow... I am surprised to see that. We have bought 3 or 4 trailers now from Lance and LB Trailers. We order new and just run over to Elkhart to pick them up. Best deals and always follows up when he...
Forum: Transmission
04-19-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,155
Posted By shawnp

Might be a sign to pull that tranny. I know Mopar...

Might be a sign to pull that tranny. I know Mopar guys love the 727's but man, these transmissions are not pretty when they let go.
03-19-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,718
Posted By shawnp

This is going to take some getting used to. The...

This is going to take some getting used to. The ads look like responses being posted by RJ if you are browsing not logged in. It's a bit brighter and bolder than the old forum. I am on the fence with...
03-05-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,595
Posted By shawnp

Thanks Wayne. "I don't know you but you are...

Thanks Wayne.

"I don't know you but you are beating a dead horse with this firebird 89. I am the one that bought car from him then he came here said I owed him extra thousand dollars would u let...
03-05-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,595
Posted By shawnp

Well... they are reading. Your request is if I...

Well... they are reading. Your request is if I can post up the PM's. Guys... is it OK with you or do you want to post?

But the fact is, the logged posts that anyone can see with all those names...
03-05-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,780
Posted By shawnp

I would pass on that one. Too risky.

I would pass on that one. Too risky.
03-05-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,595
Posted By shawnp

I have a brand new Rupert 1250 and an APD 1150...

I have a brand new Rupert 1250 and an APD 1150 that both have stains from the dyes from lube and the fuel scents. I have an older Rupert that looks about like that on the top. It's used, I expect it...
03-05-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,595
Posted By shawnp

That carb doesn't look near the way you...

That carb doesn't look near the way you described. It looks like a used carb. What I see is not necessarily corrosion but the results of additives in fuel. Lubes or any types of dyes that the fuel...
03-05-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,595
Posted By shawnp

http://s3.amazonaws.com/s3.racingjunk.com/ui/0/51/...

http://s3.amazonaws.com/s3.racingjunk.com/ui/0/51/33759510-508-JUNK-1150-carb-Check-it-out.jpg
03-05-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 11,855
Posted By shawnp

Sometimes there are cases where you do have to...

Sometimes there are cases where you do have to deal a little longer. A prime example would be dealing with selling a car that is being shipped out of the country. I know that I helped put together a...
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