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by jamesq24
Sat Mar 22nd, 2014 9:58
Forum: Cars For Sale
Topic: 1949 Special Deluxe Convertible for sale
Replies: 4
Views: 1641

1949 Special Deluxe Convertible for sale

1949 Special Deluxe Convertible, flathead 6 cyl and 3 spd. Good tires and brakes, runs and drives. Some rust in the rockers and floors.
Bad top. Garaged. Overall, a good car. $9750.00. 337-326-876, in Ruston, LA. I drive it locally, but I would plan on trailering it. Some extra parts.
by jamesq24
Sat Dec 28th, 2013 8:37
Forum: Transmission & Clutch
Topic: need help w/shifter issues
Replies: 3
Views: 5608

Re: need help w/shifter issues

Follow-up to my question: 1. I had mounted the oil filter too low, the shift mechanism was hitting the filter. 2. After raising the filter, I readjusted the linkage. Instead of using the nut adjustment technique, I took the rod loose at the trans and threaded the rod in until the trans end fit corre...
by jamesq24
Sun Nov 17th, 2013 6:58
Forum: Transmission & Clutch
Topic: need help w/shifter issues
Replies: 3
Views: 5608

need help w/shifter issues

I have a shifter problem I can't solve. I had a good shifting car. I replaced the oil filter and couldn't get the trans into 2nd gear. I referred to my service manual and attempted to adjust the shifter linkage. At first, I adjusted the rod too much. I backed the nuts back to their original position...
by jamesq24
Mon Jan 21st, 2013 6:51
Forum: Weatherstripping & Rubber parts
Topic: trunk mat
Replies: 5
Views: 1724

Re: trunk mat

I don't mind cutting my own. If the pattern was similar, (or even close) I would buy a piece and cut to fit.
by jamesq24
Mon Jan 21st, 2013 6:47
Forum: Me & My Car
Topic: Been lurking, decided to join
Replies: 5
Views: 1377

Re: Been lurking, decided to join

I'm in Ruston (North) Louisiana.
by jamesq24
Sun Jan 20th, 2013 9:34
Forum: Weatherstripping & Rubber parts
Topic: trunk mat
Replies: 5
Views: 1724

trunk mat

Does anyone know of a source for a trunk mat for a convertible? Thanks, James Q, Ruston,LA
by jamesq24
Sun Jan 20th, 2013 9:30
Forum: Me & My Car
Topic: Been lurking, decided to join
Replies: 5
Views: 1377

Been lurking, decided to join

Hello all, I recently bought a 49 conv and have enjoyed this site. I am glad to have access to the collective expertise on this site.
This is the oldest vehicle I have owned, and I will probably have many questions. I have purchased a service manual and am ready to tinker!