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by roughn3ck
Wed Mar 24th, 2010 4:17
Forum: Transmission & Clutch
Topic: crank bolt pattern
Replies: 1
Views: 1263

crank bolt pattern

how many bolts are standard on the flywheel side of the crank is it 4 or 8 on the 49 plymouth motors ive got a 230 dodge and am having to replace my origanal motor due to droping a piston and cracking cilendar wall and am trying to figure out if the transmition in the 49 will have a fly wheel that w...
by roughn3ck
Tue Mar 23rd, 2010 11:59
Forum: OPEN Forum
Topic: new patch
Replies: 0
Views: 770

new patch

i just wanted to share my good fortunes with yall i got a really cool patch for christmas this year from a 49 owner and good friend i saw he had a really kool plymouth key ring and kept telling him i was going to steal it from him and so for my b day and x mas he got me a really great plymouth patch...
by roughn3ck
Tue Mar 23rd, 2010 11:44
Forum: Trim
Topic: baby moons anyone?
Replies: 21
Views: 5152

Re: baby moons anyone?

hell yaz i love it thats the only other 49 ive seen with strips on it besides mine good going i really like the colors he used it really pops out and i droped I disagree end 2 inches too but you might have to make sure the drive shaft isnt hitting the tunnel ram mine did at first problem solved with...
by roughn3ck
Tue Mar 23rd, 2010 8:02
Forum: Engine
Topic: One carb or two?
Replies: 7
Views: 1162

Re: One carb or two?

yea im thinking you could put the 2 carb set up on and only run one it shouldnt run any diffrent then in origanal form but gives you the vintage hot rod look and anyone looking that hard at your car and gives comments not to be cool then is looking to meet the plymouth tire iron couse one mans hard ...
by roughn3ck
Mon Mar 22nd, 2010 5:51
Forum: Engine
Topic: droped piston
Replies: 6
Views: 825

Re: droped piston

is it one of those things where i can use my old fly wheel and bell housing or not so much becouse it would just be great to just bolt up and go but if i choose to use the fluid drive would that just bolt up and go or is every thing going to be diffrent if its the drive shaft i also have the one tha...
by roughn3ck
Mon Mar 22nd, 2010 10:39
Forum: Engine
Topic: Bob from R/CAR Fabrications - nicest guy in the world
Replies: 19
Views: 7396

Re: Bob from R/CAR Fabrications - nicest guy in the world

great find dude i also have stumbled into a deal like that and after viewing those pictures im wondering if what ive got is just a 3 speed trans with overdrive i dont know much about these trans but am now more interested i needed a new motor for my car so i found what the guy thought to be a 49 or ...
by roughn3ck
Mon Mar 22nd, 2010 10:06
Forum: Transmission & Clutch
Topic: Hard to get second gear,
Replies: 9
Views: 2708

Re: Hard to get second gear,

have you checked your gear grease in transmition it might be low or it sounds like a sincronizer is going out or maybe the throw out bearing all those things will make it hard to shift
by roughn3ck
Mon Mar 22nd, 2010 9:57
Forum: Engine
Topic: droped piston
Replies: 6
Views: 825

Re: droped piston

well things are looking up for the ole 49 i found a 49 dodge motor i talked about befor and wow what a find i ended up getting it for 150 dollars and the extra parts alone were worth that the motor only has 40 thousand miles on it and had been well kept in storage for two years a little dust on it b...
by roughn3ck
Fri Mar 19th, 2010 7:08
Forum: Engine
Topic: droped piston
Replies: 6
Views: 825

Re: droped piston

thanx guys as always you are always good at giving advise and ive been asking around and have found out the same answer i think i might have just lucked out too and i also found another motor and trans but the price wasnt as good as this one and my buddy seems to think i could pick it up for 150 so ...
by roughn3ck
Thu Mar 18th, 2010 8:58
Forum: Engine
Topic: droped piston
Replies: 6
Views: 825

droped piston

im wanting to know if dodge motors from the same time period will interchange with the motors in our plymouths they look to be the same but not sure if compatable i droped my piston a few weeks back and am sure i cracked the cilender wall making it one big chunck of worthless crap but have run acros...
by roughn3ck
Wed Mar 10th, 2010 3:59
Forum: Me & My Car
Topic: Howdy
Replies: 2
Views: 647

Re: Howdy

well hellz bellz i live in midwest city ok and also the greaser type guy i more or less glide when i walk if ya know what i mean but any ways congrates on getting your first old car i know your gonna love it i do love my 49 unfortunatlly i just droped a piston in mine last week so doesnt look like i...
by roughn3ck
Mon Mar 8th, 2010 2:28
Forum: What is it?
Topic: Interchangeable Parts?
Replies: 6
Views: 1684

Re: Interchangeable Parts?

hes right 49 is the first year of what they call small fender cars most all companys changed sizes that year and did away with running boards and swooped out rocker panels another easy way to tell a 49 from 48 or older
by roughn3ck
Mon Mar 8th, 2010 2:19
Forum: Me & My Car
Topic: New Member With a 49 2 door sedan
Replies: 2
Views: 638

Re: New Member With a 49 2 door sedan

congratts i love my car too and am happy to hear someone else has one
by roughn3ck
Fri Sep 25th, 2009 6:28
Forum: Articles & Stories
Topic: picktures 1949 from holland
Replies: 10
Views: 2535

Re: picktures 1949 from holland

HEY ROB NO SURF CAR IS COMPLETE WITHOUT THE HOLA GIRL ON THE DASH SHAKEING HER THING OTHERWISE NICE JOB I LIKE THE FACT YOU WENT A DIFFRANT DIRECTION THAN MOST PEOPLE IN YOUR CAR BUILD GOOD JOB
by roughn3ck
Wed Sep 23rd, 2009 3:26
Forum: Me & My Car
Topic: How bartering can get u a dream car!!!!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 1821

Re: How bartering can get u a dream car!!!!!!

THE GREEN MACHINE OR THE GREEN GOBLIN BECOUSE IT GOBLES UP ALL YOUR TIME AND MONEY LOL