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  1. Thanks, Dave! Will do! HB

    Thanks, Dave! Will do!

    HB
  2. That's a good idea, Lee (flushing system). Even...

    That's a good idea, Lee (flushing system). Even with a new or freshly rebuilt engine.

    Dave, from our experience running the VW - Audi part number G013A8J1G engine coolant in my wife's car over the...
  3. Thread: Asbestos!

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    :) And their cousin, Haywood Jablowme! ...

    :) And their cousin, Haywood Jablowme!

    Reminds me of some of the colourful characters our DIs used in parables to get their points across when we were in boot camp. Joe Sh*t the ragman.........
  4. Thanks, Gary! That's pretty much what I had in...

    Thanks, Gary! That's pretty much what I had in mind. I like to use a heavy black moly bearing grease between the spring leaves.

    These are the only bronze oilite silencers I have seen as well. I...
  5. :idea: That is an interesting idea, Nick. If...

    :idea: That is an interesting idea, Nick. If they still use the old style woven canvas bonded to rubber type hoses we used aboard ship in the '70s...... That should work well if you can keep the...
  6. Thanks, Rick! That makes perfect sense. I...

    Thanks, Rick! That makes perfect sense. I considered teflon initially, but wasn't sure it would last very long in regular driving. Which is probably why I wasn't able to find any spring silencers...
  7. Best material for leaf spring silencer pads

    Seems like a small thing, but affects how the springs work and in addition, squeaks are annoying. So thought I'd ask y'alls thoughts.

    This is for a driver. Not a show car nor a trailer queen. '57...
  8. Have continued researching engine coolants....

    Have continued researching engine coolants. Looking for a good coolant that will last a while and help prevent corrosion in son's new 350 engine with aluminum heads and intake. Finally settled on...
  9. That is something I must admit to letting slip by...

    That is something I must admit to letting slip by on our older cars, Lee. Thanks for the reminder. I have typically been a stickler for changing oil and oil filter at regular intervals. But changing...
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    How did the jet change work for you, Dave? ...

    How did the jet change work for you, Dave?

    Best regards,

    Harry
  11. Thanks for your comments and tips, guys. Much...

    Thanks for your comments and tips, guys. Much appreciated. I will probably stay with a mix of traditional 'green' anti-freeze topped off with distilled water and install a couple of the zinc...
  12. I believe you are correct regarding the corrosion...

    I believe you are correct regarding the corrosion in your Z28's cooling system, Gary. Dissimilar metals where there is electrolysis at play...... The metal most prone to corrosion becomes the defacto...
  13. Sacrificial Anode To Prevent Corrosion From Electrolysis In Cooling System

    Exploring options to prevent corrosion from electrolysis in cooling system. Along with correct anti-freeze/distilled water mix and possibly an additive to minimize corrosion...... I am looking at...
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