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Jims Blog

This blog is used to write about some of the shows we go enter the car in. I will also post pictures of the car that we take from an event or even an award that we might win.


Running Again

After inspection, we found that the Carrier Bearing was the reason for the break down. Upon closer examination I believe the cause of the failure was the weld on the axis that caused the Carrier Bearing to fail. The original axis was shortened to accommodate the new transmission.

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Broken Down Hot Rod

Well, the Hot Rod broke down on us on the way home from the Autorama, just less than a half mile from home. We came up to a red light, and there came a rather sinister sound from under the car. I have never heard anything like it before.

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New Website Worthy Of The Car

I have been working on getting the website looking worthy of the car that Dad built. Dad has won lots of awards and trophies and I figured I had better get those posted on the website to share with everyone. Im still working on the scrap book, it will be filled with all the

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No Joy

We packed the car up with all our gear for our 2 week trip, car cleaning stuff, extra parts we thought we could use if we broke done. We piled into the car and headed on down the road at about 5am. Just down the block, we realized the car was not idling right, and the shifting was

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Getting Ready for NSRA

The hot 58 is looking really good and is almost packed and ready to take the long drive to Oklahoma City for the 2015 NSRA show.

We have been working to make the car look as good as possible, and get it road worth for its first real test drive. 

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Let us know if you have any questions about the car or any thoughts you might have. We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you at one of the many shows.

Thank You


Thank You for all the people out there that come out and show support for all the cars shows and the hard work that goes into building one of these classics. It takes a lot of planning to put on a show and years to build a nice looking car.