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PostPosted: Sat Feb 22, 2020 12:14 am    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 27, 2020 9:27 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

Big Bull Shooter wrote:
That's a beauty! Who built that engine?


I did

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 3:27 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

SingallZ wrote:
Just before it went in the car:
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That's a beauty! Who built that engine?
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:39 am    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

SingallZ wrote:
Just before it went in the car:

Super Sweet!
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 20, 2020 11:36 am    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 2:25 am    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

Thanks Tim!
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 12:20 am    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

Looks great, Cajun.

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PostPosted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:26 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

Been trying to clean up our engine bay, got it looking better, still a lil more to go.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 3:00 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

lboos wrote:
Here you go Glenn,
Clamps on all fuel lines and filter.

Very Happy
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 2:59 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

Here you go Glenn,
Clamps on all fuel lines and filter.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 2:52 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

Glenn wrote:
^^^^ Super SWEEEEET

Very clean, me likey.


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:37 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

lboos wrote:
My 72 , keep it simple.
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Better get some clamps on that fuel filter.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:36 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

^^^^ Super SWEEEEET

Very clean, me likey.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:34 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 22, 2019 10:42 am    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

My 72 , keep it simple.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 5:34 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

TK-CS wrote:
Uaaah! That ugly pulley nut... Not talking Not talking Not talking


Laughing Laughing Laughing


I have seen some engine bays without engine...
What about an engine without engine bay?


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SSSooo agree with your comment about that horrific pulley nut on Xevins engine. Laughing

You have a great looking engine. One note, your carb manifold rubber boot clamps are upside down. The screw/tightening portion of the clamp should be at the bottom so they don't cut your plug wires.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 4:08 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

Tim Donahoe wrote:
Xevin, other than that nut (which will poke your eye out), itís a total beauty.

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Thanks Tim. Good tip on the pulley nut ( looks more like a nipple Wink )since my left eye doesnít work Shocked
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 3:51 pm    Post subject: Re: Show off your engine bay! - Post your pics!! Reply with quote

I already posted this in "what did you do to your bug today" thread. but considering there's a thread specifically for engine bays, here it is:
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since then I have replaced that heater tube.
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