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by reijerlincoln
Tue 6. Apr 2010, 00:13
Forum: MEL Related Shopping Guide
Topic: Mike Casella - Then and Now Automotive
Replies: 0
Views: 1887

Mike Casella - Then and Now Automotive

Mike Casella has a shop that rebuilds - among other things - MEL gas pumps, engine mounts & tranny mounts. I've heard nothing but good things about his work and the services he provides. I'll contact him and point him towards The MEL Engine forum. Who knows... we might get lucky too. http://www.mari...
by reijerlincoln
Mon 5. Apr 2010, 23:54
Forum: The MEL Engine Tripower Heaven
Topic: '63 Continental tripower set-up
Replies: 0
Views: 1525

'63 Continental tripower set-up

Is this car known to any of you? I like the lettering on the valve covers. 63linc tri power setup 01.jpg 63linc tri power setup 02.jpg A comment made my Mike Casella (who drags races a 1960 Bel Air): "Wraping the ignition wires together in a bunch like that is very bad. Doesn't matter how new the wi...
by reijerlincoln
Fri 26. Mar 2010, 01:31
Forum: Ask for MEL Engine Parts
Topic: exhaust manifolds needed
Replies: 4
Views: 935

Re: exhaust manifolds needed

rebelrodz, your caps-lock is stuck.
by reijerlincoln
Thu 25. Mar 2010, 07:58
Forum: Ask for MEL Engine Parts
Topic: exhaust manifolds needed
Replies: 4
Views: 935

Re: exhaust manifolds needed

Have you tried Baker's Auto or Lincoln Land? They sell used originals and modern cast that are supposed to crack less easily.
by reijerlincoln
Thu 25. Mar 2010, 07:57
Forum: MEL Engine General Discussion
Topic: 430 Merc runs 14.02 at 101.5, 420hp
Replies: 8
Views: 3344

Re: 430 Merc runs 14.04 at 101.5, 420hp

Nice article. And look at that Mercury go!
by reijerlincoln
Wed 24. Mar 2010, 01:49
Forum: Post or Link Videos Of MEL Powered Cars And Boats
Topic: Continental sedan is chased down & driven off the road
Replies: 0
Views: 802

Continental sedan is chased down & driven off the road

I added this one yesterday: a 1962 Lincoln Continental sedan is chased down & driven off the road by a group of bikers. Taken from 'Chrome & Hot Leather' (1971).

by reijerlincoln
Thu 18. Mar 2010, 09:28
Forum: Lincoln Cars Restoration Projects
Topic: 1963 Lincoln Continental Convertible
Replies: 1
Views: 1851

Re: 1963 Lincoln Continental Convertible

Welcome to the forum. It certainly looks like a worthwhile project. How bad is the rust? Let me guess; the trunk lid is crispy?

The interior looks as though it can be saved. Perhaps having the seat covers re-dyed?

Cheers,
Reijer
by reijerlincoln
Thu 18. Mar 2010, 09:22
Forum: Introduce Yourself and Show us Your Ride
Topic: 63 for fun in the sun
Replies: 2
Views: 378

Re: 63 for fun in the sun

Welcome to the forum Richard. How about showing us a few photos of your '63?

cheers,
Reijer
by reijerlincoln
Tue 16. Mar 2010, 10:50
Forum: Lincoln Cars Restoration Projects
Topic: 1965 Lincoln 12V Power Wiper Motor
Replies: 4
Views: 1972

Re: 1965 Lincoln 12V Power Wiper Motor

Thanks for the tip. I'm keeping my stock system but it's nice to know an easy conversion is out there.

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