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by 58-Pagoda
Mon 4. Jan 2016, 23:44
Forum: MEL Related History
Topic: 430 Super Marauder
Replies: 41
Views: 27119

Re: 430 Super Marauder

I haven't been here in a while, but that's a very interesting dateline on the carbs. Thanks for the info. In trying to narrow things down, here's some additional Master Price and Reference Lists I picked up. The first is for Lincoln and Continental, dated July 1, 1957. I cannot find any listings for...
by 58-Pagoda
Mon 4. Jan 2016, 21:36
Forum: Ask for MEL Engine Parts
Topic: WANTED: Water Pump & Fuel Pump Rebuild Kit
Replies: 2
Views: 2232

Re: WANTED: Water Pump & Fuel Pump Rebuild Kit

I got my fuel pump kits from Then and Now. Seems to be high quality stuff.
http://then-now-auto.com/fuel-pump-repair-kits/

The 575 water pump would likely be a 1959 and have the larger diameter shaft. The early 1958 pumps were unique and had a smaller shaft. I'm not sure who supplies kits.
by 58-Pagoda
Thu 19. Feb 2015, 21:12
Forum: MEL Engine Parts For Sale
Topic: Vintage MEL speed parts
Replies: 0
Views: 1795

Vintage MEL speed parts

I have the following 430 MEL setups I'm looking to sell as I don't foresee using them. As any serious MEL person knows, some of these setups are extremely difficult to locate. All are vintage originals. Will listen to serious offers or a package deal. sbakar (at) comcast (dot) net 3x2 Super Marauder...
by 58-Pagoda
Sat 7. Feb 2015, 22:20
Forum: Buy and Sell or just Recommend Automotive Literature (not stricktly MEL related)
Topic: 1957 Hot Rod Magazine and 1960 Almquist Catalog
Replies: 0
Views: 3982

1957 Hot Rod Magazine and 1960 Almquist Catalog

July 1957 Hot Rod magazine- $10 Has articles on Bill Stroppe and development of the 1957 Mercury M335 racing engine. Also has an article on the Mercury Mermaid with Hilborn fuel injection on a 368 Lincoln engine. 1960 Almquist vintage speed catalog-$25 https://plus.google.com/photos/1022232624380070...
by 58-Pagoda
Sat 7. Feb 2015, 22:20
Forum: Buy and Sell or just Recommend Automotive Literature (not stricktly MEL related)
Topic: 1963 Buick Literature Dealer Books
Replies: 0
Views: 949

1963 Buick Literature Dealer Books

1963 Buick Literature Dealer Books 1963 Buick Features and Facts Dealer Manual- $175 Introduces the Buick models for 1963 along with engine options, accessory options, trim options. Excellent condition other than some writing on inner cover and 1st page. This includes info and pics on the 1963 Rivie...
by 58-Pagoda
Sat 7. Feb 2015, 22:19
Forum: Buy and Sell or just Recommend Automotive Literature (not stricktly MEL related)
Topic: 1958 Lincoln Continental Literature & Dealer Books / FM Tune
Replies: 0
Views: 1081

1958 Lincoln Continental Literature & Dealer Books / FM Tune

1958 Lincoln Continental Literature & Dealer Books / Rare FM Tuner 1958 Lincoln and Continental Dealer Data Book- $500 Complete in excellent condition. Has dealer’s stamp on 1st page. Other pages are clean with no marks and no creasing that I can see. This is a very rare item find for 1958 as the de...
by 58-Pagoda
Sat 7. Feb 2015, 22:16
Forum: Buy and Sell or just Recommend Automotive Literature (not stricktly MEL related)
Topic: 1956 Continental Mark II Literature & Dealer Books
Replies: 0
Views: 958

1956 Continental Mark II Literature & Dealer Books

1956 Continental Mark II Literature & Dealer Books *1956 Continental Mark II Specialized Selling- $500 Complete in excellent condition. No internal marks or creases that I can see. Rare item prepared for Continental salesmen and not intended for distribution to the public. Discusses design, quality,...
by 58-Pagoda
Sat 7. Feb 2015, 22:14
Forum: Buy and Sell or just Recommend Automotive Literature (not stricktly MEL related)
Topic: 1950s/ 1960s Lincoln Continental Mercury Literature & Dealer
Replies: 0
Views: 963

1950s/ 1960s Lincoln Continental Mercury Literature & Dealer

1950s/ 1960s Lincoln Continental Mercury Literature & Dealer Mechanic Books Original Lincoln and Continental owner’s manuals. May have some minor shelf wear on outside covers but exceptionally clean inside with no writing and no creased pages. These have been stored away a long time. 1955 Lincoln- $...
by 58-Pagoda
Sat 7. Feb 2015, 22:11
Forum: General Auto Parts For Sale
Topic: 1958 Lincoln-Continental FM Tuner- $500
Replies: 0
Views: 1122

1958 Lincoln-Continental FM Tuner- $500

1958 Lincoln-Continental FM Tuner- $500 Original and very rare floor-mounted FM tuner. One of the first FM tuner’s available in an American car. I have not tested nor opened it but suspect it needs a complete internal rebuild. This one could be a good candidate if someone wants to update the guts to...
by 58-Pagoda
Sat 10. Jan 2015, 20:06
Forum: MEL Cars and Boats For Sale
Topic: 1960 Colony Park wagon
Replies: 0
Views: 811

1960 Colony Park wagon

Saw this on Craigslist on 1/10/15. It's not mine. Never seen one before so maybe someone here is interested in it. Located in Sacramento, CA. 1960 mercury colony park wagon colony park.jpg 1960 Colony Park Try to find one of these babies. 4 dr hard top Power brakes, steering, seats A/C ALL THERE!!!!...

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