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by Chris430
Sun 23. Sep 2018, 12:36
Forum: MEL Engine General Discussion
Topic: Buying 62' Lincoln Continental Vert with leaking near water pump and other thoughts
Replies: 5
Views: 118

Re: Buying 62' Lincoln Continental Vert with leaking near water pump and other thoughts

Thanks a million! That info really helps. One other question. It appears that the engine may have popped a freeze plug in the back of the engine. Not a freezing issue because it's a so cal car. How hard is it to get to the back freeze plugs? Do I have to pull the engine? If I remember correct you c...
by Chris430
Sat 22. Sep 2018, 08:40
Forum: MEL Engine General Discussion
Topic: Buying 62' Lincoln Continental Vert with leaking near water pump and other thoughts
Replies: 5
Views: 118

Re: Buying 62' Lincoln Continental Vert with leaking near water pump and other thoughts

No one? I do not know what happened to my post but I replied with some pictures. The plate at the back can leak and there is a weep hole up front. 62 might have a blot on stamped steel water pump pulley that would be a little easier to inspect than the 63 and up cast iron press on pulleys. If the c...
by Chris430
Mon 10. Sep 2018, 13:52
Forum: Introduce Yourself and Show us Your Ride
Topic: Another newbie to MEL
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: Another newbie to MEL

Hello,
Like you said, lots of good information here. Hub caps in the trunk? I see peiple do that when trailering there cars.
Chris
by Chris430
Sat 18. Aug 2018, 20:43
Forum: MEL Engine General Discussion
Topic: Need check valve
Replies: 3
Views: 542

Re: Need check valve

I sold the two I had. The man who bought them was glad to find them.
by Chris430
Fri 27. Jul 2018, 00:11
Forum: General Off Topic Discussion
Topic: A Rechargeable Under hood Work Light.... Review
Replies: 2
Views: 477

Re: A Rechargeable Under hood Work Light.... Review

That is a nice light to have. Compared to the MAC I used I like there are no cords in the way on yours.
by Chris430
Fri 29. Jun 2018, 19:49
Forum: MEL Transmission
Topic: 1960 Lincoln transmission problem
Replies: 13
Views: 1486

Re: 1960 Lincoln transmission problem

Hello everyone, Swapped the servo body with no result other then the tranny is complete again now. Also swapped the valve body, again not result. This is what we know now: Park: keeps the car parked and in neutral Reverse: does nothing, like neutral Neutral: moves the car FORWARD!!! D2 & D1: spins ...
by Chris430
Fri 15. Jun 2018, 07:09
Forum: MEL Transmission
Topic: 1960 Lincoln transmission problem
Replies: 13
Views: 1486

Re: 1960 Lincoln transmission problem

Here is a update about our car. Received the servo about a week ago, and it was not complete!!! I was missing the piston, spring and retainer. This one missed the retainer! So $60 spend, no solution. Bought a used transmission yesterday that was supposed to be out of a 60 Lincoln. Will be collectin...
by Chris430
Tue 5. Jun 2018, 20:49
Forum: MEL Cars and Boats For Sale
Topic: Lincoln Camper
Replies: 0
Views: 810

Lincoln Camper

Didn't know till a few minutes ago this existed.


https://dallas.craigslist.org/dal/cto/d ... 34365.html
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by Chris430
Wed 30. May 2018, 10:58
Forum: MEL Engine General Discussion
Topic: Transferring 462 Guts To a 1959 430
Replies: 0
Views: 374

Transferring 462 Guts To a 1959 430

Granted my 59 block goes .080" over is there any clearance issues with the 462 crank?
Thanks
by Chris430
Sat 19. May 2018, 08:08
Forum: Photo Story Your MEL Engine Build Up Project
Topic: Early 1958 430 rebuild
Replies: 19
Views: 4250

Re: Early 1958 430 rebuild

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You should let me store it in my pick-up till you find a suitable car.

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