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  Topic: Swing or IRS
brooksinc1976

Replies: 6
Views: 210

PostForum: HBB Off-Road   Posted: Fri May 31, 2019 1:52 pm   Subject: Re: Swing or IRS
Mainly just putting around going to try and get it street legalÖ Itíll probably be a bug if you know what I mean I just got another frame that has a IRS and additional transmission thatís just sitti ...
  Topic: Swing or IRS
brooksinc1976

Replies: 6
Views: 210

PostForum: HBB Off-Road   Posted: Fri May 31, 2019 11:04 am   Subject: Swing or IRS
Age old question should I go swing or IRS? Fixing to redo the wiring on my Sand Rail that has a swing on it. But I also have a frame with an IRS. Is it worth the headache of swapping The rearends ? ...
  Topic: Bought an over priced tow bar today
brooksinc1976

Replies: 6
Views: 418

PostForum: HBB Off-Road   Posted: Sun May 26, 2019 4:07 pm   Subject: Re: Bought an over priced tow bar today
Big no no if youíre caught🤑 hopefully itíll be a ďbugĒ soon.

Whatíd you end up fining up in spring?
  Topic: Bought an over priced tow bar today
brooksinc1976

Replies: 6
Views: 418

PostForum: HBB Off-Road   Posted: Thu May 16, 2019 5:25 am   Subject: Re: Bought an over priced tow bar today
Thx for the info, yea I was wondering if that single brace was stock or kustom. With the Texas drama on rails Iím hoping I can get it street legal... but other than going through it Iím just wanting t ...
  Topic: Bought an over priced tow bar today
brooksinc1976

Replies: 6
Views: 418

PostForum: HBB Off-Road   Posted: Wed May 15, 2019 7:31 pm   Subject: Bought an over priced tow bar today
So that money burnt a hole right in my pocket... and I also ended up with this rail. Does anyone know what type of frame this is or what type itís suppose to copy? My last one was a one off homemade. ...
  Topic: 72 ghia vert turnsignal indicator question
brooksinc1976

Replies: 13
Views: 415

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:31 pm   Subject: Re: 72 ghia vert turnsignal indicator question
I have a 72 and am having issues too. Just posted about it. Sorta on topic. Can the bulbs be replaced with leds?
  Topic: Electrical gremlin or Iím an idiot
brooksinc1976

Replies: 2
Views: 155

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sun Apr 07, 2019 3:57 pm   Subject: Electrical gremlin or Iím an idiot
Iím leaning towards the later...
Problem: no turn signals (gauges or lights) and low beam LH inop.

Iíve tried:
All the fuses looked dang near original so I bought a pack of new ones. Of course ...
  Topic: '72 Convertible Top
brooksinc1976

Replies: 11
Views: 320

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:34 pm   Subject: Re: '72 Convertible Top
Yes It's at an interior shop, once he saw the wood bows he called because that was outside of the quote. I guess my biggest question is if it is functioning properly should I clean it up and paint it ...
  Topic: '72 Convertible Top
brooksinc1976

Replies: 11
Views: 320

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:57 pm   Subject: Re: '72 Convertible Top
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  Topic: '72 Convertible Top
brooksinc1976

Replies: 11
Views: 320

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:19 pm   Subject: '72 Convertible Top
Really wasn't planning on rebuilding the top but here I am. I need some big help. Mainly where do I start and where do I get good parts? These pics sux I'll get better when I get over to the interior ...
  Topic: Need help getting a color code
brooksinc1976

Replies: 7
Views: 410

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:38 pm   Subject: Re: Need help getting a color code
Thx for the help. I found the lady on FB that posted it. It is Lotus White.
  Topic: Need help getting a color code
brooksinc1976

Replies: 7
Views: 410

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Tue Feb 06, 2018 2:57 pm   Subject: Need help getting a color code
Can anybody tell me if this is a factory color and what the paint code is??? I've got a belly full of green and I'm ready for a change in color.

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  Topic: Finally got her
brooksinc1976

Replies: 27
Views: 1611

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Mon Nov 20, 2017 3:57 pm   Subject: Re: Finally got her
thats 60 MPH right? remember there are people that use the metric system then there are people that have went to the moon. Laughing
  Topic: Finally got her
brooksinc1976

Replies: 27
Views: 1611

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 1:17 pm   Subject: Re: Finally got her
Ha yes mpg. For the fuel ha. I was keeping it under 70 on the mph I wanna keep my lovely bride riding with me. Broke on the side of the road might be a deal breaker.
  Topic: Finally got her
brooksinc1976

Replies: 27
Views: 1611

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:56 am   Subject: Re: Finally got her
It's that 1 month out of the year that temps are great in South East Texas! So we dropped the toop and did the fist small roddie. 160 miles later there were some smiles. My dad drove the fist leg to t ...
  Topic: Finally got my Ghia
brooksinc1976

Replies: 4
Views: 378

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sun Nov 19, 2017 7:45 am   Subject: Re: Finally got my Ghia
Congrats looks nice. Like the red.
  Topic: Back seat help
brooksinc1976

Replies: 5
Views: 280

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Sat Nov 11, 2017 7:52 am   Subject: Re: Back seat help
I thought 73Ė74 for the years that did not have a backseat? I agree I told my kids not to lean back ha ha when we were driving down the road. Technically I'm the third owner but the original owner at ...
  Topic: Back seat help
brooksinc1976

Replies: 5
Views: 280

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:33 pm   Subject: Back seat help
Can someone give me some guidance I'm having trouble getting the back seat in the '72 vert. Don't know if I'm missing something but there is nothing for the back to rest on???

Thx in advance

htt ...
  Topic: Finally got her
brooksinc1976

Replies: 27
Views: 1611

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:13 pm   Subject: Re: Finally got her
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Had my helpers making sure the KG w ...
  Topic: Finally got her
brooksinc1976

Replies: 27
Views: 1611

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Mon Nov 06, 2017 6:27 pm   Subject: Re: Finally got her
Got her back from Smith Foreign and so far so good. Been doing some local shake down drives. So far the gauges are a little sketchy, the fuel jumps and I think Ive been 10-15 miles and the odometer ha ...
 
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