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Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby Volksrod on Mar Tue 13, 2012 6:58 pm

Couldnt stand seeing the VR sitting under a car cover/tarp all winter so I pulled it back in the garage..New paint,chrome trim all the way around,1930,s ford headlights I rescued out of the ranch junkyard and refurbished with IH internals and a lil something for the 1600 dp,duals really woke this motor up,anyone have a synchronizer I can borrow to get them dialed in?Runs great but seems it should have more top end,Ive got a 009 dist on order Ive been told that will help as well.WHat ya think?
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Postby YASHA7FOLD on Mar Tue 13, 2012 8:37 pm

Wow you still have it? I thought you were selling it?


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Re: Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby MT-Getto on Mar Tue 13, 2012 9:14 pm

Gotta love spring time!
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Re: Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby choncho on Mar Tue 13, 2012 9:51 pm

i remember throwin a new 009 in mine and it was lovely. I can't see your exhaust, but my single port would be the snappiest with 4into1 pipe, dual 2into1's seemed gutless.

the headlights look shweet. really puts the 'rod' in your VR, beauty work
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Re: Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby Ramrod on Mar Wed 14, 2012 8:06 am

Spotted you driving around town last fall. New headlights look great!
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Re: Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby 4est on Mar Wed 14, 2012 9:51 am

anyone have a synchronizer I can borrow to get them dialed in?

I have one. 422915zero
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Re: Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby sneakyboy1 on Mar Wed 14, 2012 10:54 am

Looking great!!!
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Re: Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby Volksrod on Mar Wed 14, 2012 8:53 pm

Couldn't part with it for the junk people wanted to trade for it,hate to leave something unfinished.Thanx Forest,see you Friday.
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Re: Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby Volksrod on Mar Sun 18, 2012 11:32 pm

Snail worked great Forest,haven't been able to drive it(weather) but it sure seems more responsive after syncing the carbs(Ive ordered one for myself,after using it I can see Im going to want to own one).Let me know where i can drop it off or if your going to come by the store,Thanx.
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Re: Volksrod's Volksrod

Postby Volksrod on Mar Sun 25, 2012 2:57 pm

Is 70mph in 3rd a good thing?I think so!
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