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Forum: Build Ups 20-10-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 17,938
Posted By cluxford
setting a date is a good thing it will keep you...

setting a date is a good thing it will keep you focussed, lets see more progress pics
Forum: General Discussion 12-10-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,639
Posted By cluxford
I couldn’t get any decent alignment in my Buick...

I couldn’t get any decent alignment in my Buick from the tyre shops. I found these guys in Dandenong. They did an awesome job. Old school. http://www.amberleywheelalignments.com.au/
Forum: Importing to Australia 04-09-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,024
Posted By cluxford
I bought and imported an AME frame in 2009. Easy...

I bought and imported an AME frame in 2009. Easy pesy. I just used the same guys I used to import the car. They don't import anymore. But any importer who brings in cars can bring one in. You...
Forum: Readers Rides 09-07-2019, 05:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,514
Posted By cluxford
stunning

stunning
Forum: General Discussion 29-06-2019, 04:53 AM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
110,000 Miles Ken in 7 years

110,000 Miles Ken in 7 years
Forum: General Discussion 25-06-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
Yeah the Qld plates suck. Custom plate like...

Yeah the Qld plates suck. Custom plate like $2500. F that I pay the Govt enough not paying two and a half Gs for a piece of metal.

Use as many pics as you like

Ken it does look nice. I may...
Forum: General Discussion 25-06-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
Got the Buick back...yeah....all straight again. ...

Got the Buick back...yeah....all straight again. Had some door dings fixed while at it. Shiny is good

It was right on dusk which made for some cool pics

https://i.imgur.com/iutquyJ.jpg
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Forum: Technical Discussion 19-06-2019, 12:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,915
Posted By cluxford
My twin catch cans work great, but currently vent...

My twin catch cans work great, but currently vent to atmosphere. I'm changing that as we speak, LH side one will now use a PCV and route to back of carb
Forum: General Discussion 01-06-2019, 05:35 AM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
IMGUR or such.....IMG link

IMGUR or such.....IMG link
Forum: General Discussion 28-05-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,243
Posted By cluxford
I strongly recommend Stylerod in Kilsyth. Pete...

I strongly recommend Stylerod in Kilsyth. Pete did my car and did an outstanding job. But I know a few on here have not had the same great experience I did. But Pete lives for old cars and his...
Forum: General Discussion 25-05-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
Quick fuel 1150 dominator. On its way from US as...

Quick fuel 1150 dominator. On its way from US as we speak. Glad you got yours heading in right direction. I just read your post on YB. It’s like you almost had to change everything.
Forum: General Discussion 25-05-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
nah, 2 circuit carb, no more venting to...

nah, 2 circuit carb, no more venting to atmosphere and air con. Girls are old enough now I don't need car seats in it (never planned for any) and they are asking that we take it out for family stuff...
Forum: General Discussion 23-05-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
Repair only. And going family friendly

Repair only. And going family friendly
Forum: General Discussion 23-05-2019, 05:19 AM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
Well mine started coming apart last week. Lack...

Well mine started coming apart last week. Lack of driving then some spirited driving: Seals leaked on pan, front and rear, then t did a head gasket. I've also had one cylinder with busted rings...
Forum: General Discussion 19-05-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
Good luck with sale

Good luck with sale
Forum: General Discussion 19-05-2019, 08:12 PM
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Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
Good luck with sale

Good luck with sale
Forum: General Discussion 12-05-2019, 08:56 AM
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Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
****...really....good luck. I know when you are...

****...really....good luck. I know when you are this far in something there is no turning back...gotta make it work
Forum: General Discussion 12-05-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
Jim, Saw your thread on YB...holy hell is there...

Jim, Saw your thread on YB...holy hell is there any part of this you haven't changed ? How can those jets and air bleeds be so wrong? I'm not a fan of 3 circuits. Mine runs so rich and I've just...
Forum: General Discussion 26-04-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,068,189
Posted By cluxford
I actually hear pretty good things about those...

I actually hear pretty good things about those Jase. Fun to drive ?
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
Peter it's done, all approved, I'm just waiting...

Peter it's done, all approved, I'm just waiting for parts to come from US now, once they arrive the panel shop will get started. From the insurance perspective it's all done and wrapped up.
Forum: General Discussion 15-04-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
So in under 9 days quote approved through...

So in under 9 days quote approved through preferred repairer. Constant updates in progress by SMS. In fact the slowest part was me getting parts quotes from the US. Awesome to deal with so far. I’m...
Forum: General Multimedia - Pics/Vids 14-04-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,154
Posted By cluxford
I hadn’t spotted that. Thanks Nev

I hadn’t spotted that. Thanks Nev
Forum: General Discussion 09-04-2019, 03:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
Yeah moved up here 8 months ago Jim. Wife been...

Yeah moved up here 8 months ago Jim. Wife been wanting to do 20 years, I finally lost the battle. I'd prefer to still be down there. She'll be right, frame not bent so it will get sorted.
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
I got whacked from behind last Thu. So far...

I got whacked from behind last Thu. So far claims process has been flawless. Will keep you posted.

https://i.imgur.com/R9xjqHQ.jpg
Forum: Website Info and Feedback area 26-02-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,852
Posted By cluxford
I’m here most days. But just a moderator

I’m here most days. But just a moderator
Forum: General Discussion 22-02-2019, 05:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,264
Posted By cluxford
On what sort of car? Camaro ? I am running 18s...

On what sort of car? Camaro ? I am running 18s and 20s on my Buick. Love the ride. It's on airbags also though
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,901
Posted By cluxford
Shaun, I had to have mine brake tested. We just...

Shaun, I had to have mine brake tested. We just did a quiet road out of town. The machine they use suction cups to the windscreen. The guy doing mine, didn't get it right and it dropped onto my...
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 11,901
Posted By cluxford
Shaun, I had to have mine brake tested. We just...

Shaun, I had to have mine brake tested. We just did a quite road out of town. The machine they use suction cups to the windscreen. The guy doing mine, didn't get it right and it dropped onto my...
Forum: Technical Discussion 22-01-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,057
Posted By cluxford
Yes highly likely. The timelines goes like...

Yes highly likely.

The timelines goes like this in the US.

in 1970 The Clean Air act came in. Car Manufacturers started getting impacted around 1973, and that saw a lot of the use of asbestos...
Forum: General Discussion 18-01-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
I've only ever blown one clutch, it wasn't even a...

I've only ever blown one clutch, it wasn't even a high powered car, but it was really hard driving through U turn windy roads uphill and downhill. For those in NSW it was Galston Gorge. I drove it...
Forum: General Discussion 18-01-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
How'd you blow the clutch Jim, that takes some...

How'd you blow the clutch Jim, that takes some effort...usually hard driving
Forum: General Discussion 18-01-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
and that inspection, I was told, bring it to...

and that inspection, I was told, bring it to Sheparton and we'll look at it. I said sure give me petrol money and I will.

Re Enthusiast and who are they backed by, here's the answer I got when...
Forum: General Discussion 18-01-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
if it's classic yes...they insured mine. ...

if it's classic yes...they insured mine.

---------- Post added at 11:25 AM ---------- Previous post was at 11:23 AM ----------



Geoff, all my dialogue with Enthusiast was on the phone other...
Forum: Technical Discussion 13-01-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,808
Posted By cluxford
Wife doesn't know it Frank, but I did a head...

Wife doesn't know it Frank, but I did a head gasket in it about 3 weeks ago. Ingested over 5 Litres of coolant into the block. I could just fix it in the shed, but I'm thinking yank it and...
Forum: Technical Discussion 13-01-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,808
Posted By cluxford
Are you sure Roger? I'm still dreaming of...

Are you sure Roger? I'm still dreaming of supercharging mine (come on Lotto) as I'm not sure 600Hp IS more than enough for the street :)
Forum: General Multimedia - Pics/Vids 08-01-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,063
Posted By cluxford
Really like the last pic, amazing how they do that

Really like the last pic, amazing how they do that
Forum: General Discussion 25-12-2018, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,148
Posted By cluxford
Holy smokes just seen that how did that many get...

Holy smokes just seen that how did that many get through the filters
Forum: General Discussion 23-12-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
Jim. Shannon’s looked at mine 3 times in 6 years....

Jim. Shannon’s looked at mine 3 times in 6 years. Every time they said same thing. It’s custom. Custom cars don’t increase in value and as such wouldn’t change the insured value. In that 6 years my...
Forum: General Discussion 21-12-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,417
Posted By cluxford
Enthusiast Insurance

Been talking with these guys for a few weeks now. Very very impressed.

I'm about to move all my cars over to them.

Agreed value increased, cost to me, less than half of what I was paying.
...
Forum: Readers Rides 26-10-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,421
Posted By cluxford
wow that's nice...way to get back in

wow that's nice...way to get back in
Forum: General Discussion 26-10-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,537
Posted By cluxford
Bowls...those old f$#@*rs clog up the road...

Bowls...those old f$#@*rs clog up the road driving 20 Ks below the speed limit to get there and home...I might have to start complaining about that
Forum: General Discussion 23-10-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,663
Posted By cluxford
^ ha ha...spot on Jim. Now are they making...

^ ha ha...spot on Jim.

Now are they making em in 17s ??? I'd love a set of 17" Convo pro's on mine
Forum: Queensland 07-09-2018, 03:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 10,158
Posted By cluxford
Peter I've been here since mid July...agree, 2...

Peter I've been here since mid July...agree, 2 days of rain and 22-25 degrees. Loving it so far, but not looking forward to summer
Forum: General Discussion 20-08-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,365
Posted By cluxford
wow

wow
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2018, 02:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,599
Posted By cluxford
^ oh and lots more than that. You've just...

^ oh and lots more than that. You've just mentioned the automotive ones
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2018, 02:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,605
Posted By cluxford
I'm hooked on Musclecar right now. It's not MTOD...

I'm hooked on Musclecar right now. It's not MTOD I don't think, but it is on Foxtel. Not the big budget builds, but simple stuff most of us can tackle. My only thing is I'd like them to go into a...
Forum: General Discussion 31-07-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,599
Posted By cluxford
Shannons are good right up to agreed value. My...

Shannons are good right up to agreed value. My car they won't insure for anywhere near what I believe it is worth, moreover with 6 years now as built they claim it's depreciated not appreciated due...
Forum: General Discussion 29-07-2018, 07:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,292
Posted By cluxford
^ x3 In fact I am looking at a new Kenwood head...

^ x3 In fact I am looking at a new Kenwood head unit for the Buick that has Apple Car Play. In Sept Apple Car Play will enable access to other navigation apps like Waze, so when I get in, it will...
Forum: General Multimedia - Pics/Vids 29-07-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,603
Posted By cluxford
Seen that car before...killer !

Seen that car before...killer !
Forum: General Discussion 06-07-2018, 02:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,292
Posted By cluxford
^ where's the like button Alan

^ where's the like button Alan
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