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Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 11-06-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 107
Efi
Views: 22,259
Posted By franklin
You guys are impressive! Like watching a...

You guys are impressive! Like watching a motorized version of Big Bang Theory!
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 10-08-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 107
Efi
Views: 22,259
Posted By franklin
Please keep us posted on your project! I would...

Please keep us posted on your project! I would love to do something with F.I.
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 04-19-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,835
Posted By franklin
I love it man! Congrats!!!!!!!!!! Almost a year...

I love it man! Congrats!!!!!!!!!! Almost a year ago I posted a similar question to see the response. My 66 is pretty reliable and I have replaced the starter and fan clutch. Its a semi daily, but...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 03-20-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,390
Posted By franklin
Geez, I didnt think I was gone that long! Looks...

Geez, I didnt think I was gone that long! Looks great! Must feel great looking at that straight body!!!
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 03-13-2015, 01:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,390
Posted By franklin
Wow, I respect all the work that goes into these....

Wow, I respect all the work that goes into these. I have never done a full restoration on a car, and mine is not in need yet But sometimes just doing it all at once can probably be easier than...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 12-20-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,172
Posted By franklin
Im glad someone else notices this. What surprises...

Im glad someone else notices this. What surprises me is these are classy cars for their time, but made for people 5'8" to 5'10", as the seat only moves about 2 inches if that. I have been trying to...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 09-24-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,304
Posted By franklin
It could be worse,,,,,,,?

It could be worse,,,,,,,?
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 09-09-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,130
Posted By franklin
I bought all pertronix stuff and its all easy to...

I bought all pertronix stuff and its all easy to install. I dont know about the 64, but my 66 has a voltage reduction resistor wire under the dash. Pertronix sent me a diagram and info on installing...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 07-31-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,049
Posted By franklin
Outside winter storage

Unfortunately I need to leave the bird outside for a few months in the winter.:(
I cant put up a structure, so a cover is the best I can do. The covers I have looked at say water resistant, not...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 07-06-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,510
Posted By franklin
Thanks for that! In your opinion, is it better to...

Thanks for that! In your opinion, is it better to put a larger one on the front, or add a rear one for better sway control?
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-24-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By franklin
Thanks Rusty. That info about parts helps. The...

Thanks Rusty. That info about parts helps. The first thing it needs is the sequential blinker module, but O`Riellys says they can get that. I will want to change to some nice wheels, but I understand...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-24-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By franklin
Good info guys. Dave, altitude is no problem, as...

Good info guys. Dave, altitude is no problem, as is snow. Its a seasonal driver. And it will get plenty of attention it deserves.
Rusty, mileage is a concern. Its a lot to think about knowing I would...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-23-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By franklin
Very true, but in the day parts were also readily...

Very true, but in the day parts were also readily available,,,
Im getting close to doing this deal. I guess at worst, I will still have a chance at getting my money back as long as I keep it in good...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-21-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By franklin
I would eventually trust it traveling. Im...

I would eventually trust it traveling. Im contemplating thoughts like driving old technology every day. Gas mileage. Keeping it protected from the elements and stupid people. I currently have a 94...
Forum: 1964 To 1966 Flairbirds - General Technical Discussion 02-19-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,733
Posted By franklin
Daily driver thoughts?

Hello, Frank here. I have an opportunity to buy my late father in laws 66 hardtop. Great condition throughout, with minor issues. I have worked on cars my whole life, but have my limits.
I would be...
Forum: New Members Welcoming 02-09-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By franklin
Hello all! Just may be aquiring this 66. My...

Hello all! Just may be aquiring this 66. My delemma is this may be somewhat of a daily driver. My truck will be the winter vehicle, but this will take me to work and back, ect. on a rather daily...
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