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    Re: Bugeye for sale

    There is a BE in FL that was restored by a high end shop in FL that I was told owner wrote a check to the restoration shop for $77k. It won the trophy at safety Harbor Show last year. Oh yeah and...
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    Re: Master Cylinder Rebuild Help Please

    And if that doesn't work you can always resleeve them in brass. Getting to those inside cups without scoring the bore can be troublesome.
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    Re: Radiators , fans etc

    I've got a BE w 1,326 and Electric Fan set to turn on at 190 degrees. Thermostat set for 180 degrees opening. found that engine was varying at long stoplights, especially this time of year and fan...
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    Re: Carpet going in the bugeye

    Peter,

    who’s carpet kit. I picked up a carpet kit for a Mk 2, a VB Kit I am going to use. Kit was from an abandoned project and included all interior panels as well. Got new door cards from BE...
  5. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    Peter,
    Thanks for the note. Happy to share tips folks if you decide to go this way.
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    Thanks Holt for the kind words. The color is great and will be nicely complimented by the Cherry Red interior. Now if I could find time to get back to Bugsy. Heading North to Columbus in Thursday and...
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    Re: Do you recognize this wheel?

    And if they are magnesium better have them crack checked before putting them on the road.
  8. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    You should feel close. It was your inspiration and letting me drive BUGI in 2016 and helping me to find Bugsy IV that allowed me to get to this point. This is a really good color, a little warmer...
  9. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    Thanks Drew, delayed getting back to Bugsy this week as HVAC leak caused major damage to wooden oak flooring in my back hallway. Lots if damp under flooring that needed to come out and in process if...
  10. Re: Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    Hardtop I’d like to sell. Not something I need in FL. Even in Winter. It will hang from ceiling of my garage in perpetuity. Come complete with a roll around storage cart same as Bugeye Guy sells.
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    Team,
    I learned a whole lot about painting and cutting and buffing. In hindsight, if I could have sprayed this paint it might have gone on smoother but I think for what I have in this project, <...
  12. Bugsy IV - Painting, Cutting, Buffing is done

    I wanted to share the latest pictures of Bugsy IV my 60BE. I just finished Painting, Cutting, Buffing and rolled him outside for washing down and pictures yesterday afternoon. All is done on the car...
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    Re: replace shocks in pairs?

    Send it to Peter and that way both shocks will react the same way. If shock has not had Peter’s magic touch you can be it will leak.
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    Re: Alternator help - please.

    If you’ve got a 1500 under the bonnet that could be it. A BF Screwdriver to see movement on the harmonic balancer might be in order.
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    Re: Finding Gerard

    He just posted on one if the forums the other day.
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    Re: LBCs, whatcha gonna do?

    Talk about getting in and out of a BE, I needed to get into the boot of a buddy's BE today to do some wiring work for him. He's 77 and having issues getting around as well. So I'm the youngster at 69...
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    Re: LBCs, whatcha gonna do?

    Rut I’d offer to help take one off your hands but it’s hard enough convincing Kate that I came with Bugsy and he’s got to stay. A TR-6 would be a nice cruising alternate.
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    Spare Wheel Cap for JBW Wheels

    I accidentally broke a Wheel Cap for my JBW Wheels 18mm High x 33 mm Diameter. Replacement cost for this Wheel Cap is 6 pounds from the UK but shipping in over 30 pounds for a .2 oz part. They say...
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    Re: BE Steering Rack-Leaking 90w

    Trevor that is pretty much the plan. Hope you are coping with cold weather and snow today. Happy to report to my friends up North, Apollo Beach is checking in with sunny and 81 this afternoon. Fall...
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    Re: BE Steering Rack-Leaking 90w

    Guys to the top looking for help as rack is still leaking, see above.
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    Re: Bugeye 1275 temp probe placement.

    Thanks Bill. Ordering today. Bugsy's coming together. Radiator plumbed and installed back to the heater. Todays challenge is to put front tilt brackets back on the bonnet and see if I can find help...
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    Re: BE Steering Rack-Leaking 90w

    Update

    Took rack out, removed pinion gear bottom plate, 2 shims, cleaned off all the junk on the shims, bottom plate, as well as bottom of rack housing and buttoned back up with a very thin film...
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    Re: Bugeye 1275 temp probe placement.

    So do I need to order 1 copper washer for the adapter and 1 for the probe? Thanks Bill M.
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    Re: Bugeye 1275 temp probe placement.

    Bill I just measured my old Jaeger Gauge and it is about 1 7/16 from the back of the collar to the end of the sensor. My new Smith gauge measures between 1.5 to 1 9/16 from the back of the collar....
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    Re: Bugeye 1275 temp probe placement.

    Rut, Mine is in the head, no issue with Bugsy and AM Aluminum Radiator. I'm using Revotec Inline Controller in lower hose to turn electric fan On/Off. I had a 180 degree thermostat and just switched...
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