Monthly Archives: June 2014

Coolant line progress

Still overestimating my ability to get things done. No rides in Bridget yet but I did get the coolant lines squared away, including what turned out to be a tricky rear hanger system. Advertisements

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First start with Suby!

Bridget is back! The new engine started today at 8:15 p.m. And all it took was flipping around the fuel pump the right way.

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Waiting for Muffler Man

The day after Memorial Day I towed Bridget to National Budget Muffler for a full exhaust and coolant pipes. Mike was there, bright and early, and I showed him what I needed done and how:

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Finalling the Radiator mounts, trying the wires

By mid May I had the wires back and only needed to get my radiator squared away nicely before I ran out of excuses not to try to get the car running. I ended up using an aluminum angle iron–bent … Continue reading

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Carlisle, 2014

For the first time since I started going in 2010, I went to the Carlisle Import and Kit Nationals without Bridget. My wife also did not make it this year. It was still amazingly fun. The TDr group mustered five┬ácars, … Continue reading

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