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  1. gsides9
    07-20-2017 05:42 PM - permalink
    gsides9
    Joe,

    I was wondering how you are doing with your engine. I'm a chance taker too and luckily win more often than lose. I know you'll be back on the road soon since you are missing too much racing. I'll always remember when you went and helped Lahrs diagnose his issues. I hope you are already finished fixing it.

    Glen
  2. JoeE
    06-27-2017 08:52 PM - permalink
    JoeE
    It was on my 6th of 7 runs at Pocono AutoX it gave out on de-celleration after the finish line. I am in process of tearing down the engine, so far the lifter area did not damage the block. I have bent pushrods and hoping for minor bent valves, I can live with those repairs. I really hope I dont need to do a block swap, I will get to compression testing this weekend. Thanks for the pickup truck offer. As of now all good.
  3. kpt112
    06-27-2017 08:39 PM - permalink
    kpt112
    Joe,

    Wow, That sucks! Were you driving at speed when this happened? Are you planning on replacing or repairing the engine? I have a pickup truck if you need to use it. Let me know if you need an extra set of hands during your repair. I am more than happy to help.

    I am totally up for a group event in August. I am planning on going to the Newtown car show on July 9th.


    If I don't talk to you take care.

    Kevin
  4. kpt112
    06-27-2017 07:07 PM - permalink
    kpt112
    Joe,

    How have you been? I saw you commented on one of my posts. Got the car painted Lexus Indigo Blue over the winter. Looks really sweet.

    I saw from some of your posts you did some major work this past winter. Drop me a line if you get a chance.

    Cheers
    Kevin
  5. mg2
    04-19-2016 12:39 PM - permalink
    mg2
    Can you find out what shipping would be to zip code 44070.
  6. kpt112
    12-04-2015 12:55 AM - permalink
    kpt112
    Joe, It would be awesome if you stopped by to lend a hand. My brother in law has been helping me and I am really close. All have to do is plug the harness into the gauges and I am almost done the wiring. One thing I could really use help with is the Russ Thompson turn signal. Do you have that on your car? I am shooting for Sunday Morning to start her up. Please let me know if that works.
  7. itstock
    06-28-2012 09:26 PM - permalink
    itstock
    Joe,
    Do you know of any scales in the area that we can drive on and weigh quick? Atlas Moving has been closed the last 3 times I attempted, and I'm not even sure they will weigh.

    Thanks,
    Steve
  8. JoeE
    12-18-2010 12:50 AM - permalink
    JoeE
    Hey Ben I am in Hatboro which is just to the NW of Willow Grove, 611 exit PA Turnpike. There are quite a few of us around this area. Another thing there is a Cobra revolution held in Washington's Crossing in early June it draws about 100+ cars. High % are FFR's.

    Right now I am fitting and under car exhaust, already did loud cars with side pipes in the late 70's.
  9. Ben Kellom
    12-17-2010 10:49 PM - permalink
    Ben Kellom
    Joe my name is Ben I don't have a FFR yet my time line is about a year I have built My engine 429 and have started collecting Donner parts. i was watching your videos Vary nice.I saw your location is S E Pa,me to my zip S E Pa 19363 I sent Friends request so i can track of progress, I am gathering Knowledge.Thanks Ben

    Ben Kellom
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  About Me

  • About JoeE
    Location (City / State)
    Hatboro SE Pennsylvania
    Factory Five Kit Type
    Roadster - Mark III
    FFR Number
    5294
    Engine
    5.0
    Engine Induction
    Carb QF 650
    Transmission
    T5
    Rear End
    3.55
    Suspension
    3 Link
    Steering
    Power
    Brakes
    Cobra
    Start Build Date
    Jan '08
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    Who built your car?
    Me
    State
    PA
    Build Web Site / Pictures
    http://s207.photobucket.com/home/JoeE13/allalbums
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    ]Donor $2,500 -Kit $18,000 -Extra "needs stuff" $100's -$1,000's
    300+hp tagged race car PRICELESS !! Best ET 12.14 @ 113 mph N/A*** SOLD 4/8/18 ***
    Mk III #5294 -302 AFR 185 Heads, Comp cam 276, Levy Front and Rear control arms, 3-link, 3.55, 11" GT front and 11" Cobra rear brakes, SAI, UTC exhaust No More EFI: Now Quick Fuel 650

    “It is not the giver of life that destroys human life. It is the receivers of life who do not live in the rational, honest way called for by the creator's behavioral law. Instead they live as they please and finally are forced to depart this life.” Richard W. Wetherill

    YouTube Videos: AutoX https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7c...86xO3U4l4RtVMQ
    Go Kart http://www.youtube.com/user/joeembery#p/u
    My Pics:
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03-05-2018
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