Monthly Archives: February 2013

Manifold Clean-Up

This afternoon I spent some time cleaning up the intake and exhaust manifolds to prepare them for paint. I started with the washers and engine-lifting bracket, which I sprayed with Simple Green and scrubbed with a Scotch-Brite pad. After a … Continue reading

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Intake/Exhaust Manifold Removal

I spent most of today removing the intake and exhaust manifolds from the engine. Here is a shot of the intake manifold as it sits on top of the exhaust manifold. The light blue shop towels are still in place … Continue reading

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I decided to take some pics of the interior as it stands now. I don’t have big plans to do anything to the interior until the truck is running (and stopping!), but thought it would be worthwhile to document how … Continue reading

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Ice in the Bed

It had been raining but temperatures have fallen below freezing. The car cover I bought for the truck seems to be holding up well, at least holding water (now ice).

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