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by StevenM
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member, long time Subaru fan
Replies: 48
Views: 18870

Re: New member, long time Subaru fan

Hi Scotty, Let me offer my belated welcome to the club! Regarding moving the seat back - I considered that at one point (and I am not nearly as tall as you!) I believe that it's a matter of drilling a few holes in the floor and moving back the seat rails. I think there's about 5 inches of space to m...
by StevenM
5 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Joe from Florida
Replies: 10
Views: 4715

Re: Joe from Florida

Hi Joe,
If you don't already have them you can get all the manuals at the link below.
Also, be sure to get the "book of reprints" - see this thread.

Steve
by StevenM
5 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello all, fixing up my 360 in Michigan
Replies: 25
Views: 9287

Re: Hello all, fixing up my 360 in Michigan

Tony,
Congrats on your acquisition, and welcome to the club! It looks like you are making great progress already. Best of luck!

Steve
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Fraternal Subaru 360 Twins in Texas
Replies: 13
Views: 6006

Re: Fraternal Subaru 360 Twins in Texas

Hey, welcome! This is truly THE place to be if you own a 360.

I trust you have gotten all the manuals from the link below? Also, have you been able to download the "BOR" (book of reprints)? All that and the expertise you will find here will get you on your way.

Best of luck,
Stevew
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in MS
Replies: 12
Views: 5548

Re: New Member in MS

Welcome to the club! That's a great looking sedan - and it lives in equally nice surroundings, for sure! Anyway, you have indeed come to the right place for help with any questions, big or small. So ask away, and post illustrative photos when it makes sense to. See the links below for the manuals, b...
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 23526

Re: Member Locality Identification

oldone wrote:Why are there Drones fly over my shop???? :roll: :lol: :lol:
Don't get me started on my latest project. Mine is far from ready but this is roughly what it will look like. Expect some cool Subaru 360 action shots this summer!
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 23526

Re: Member Locality Identification

mpilihp wrote:Might I suggest making a new seperate thread to post this too and maybe put it in the new member forum or general forum?
~ Phil
OK here's one in the "general" forum...
viewtopic.php?f=24&t=4671
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 23526

Re: Member Locality Identification

Micro Image wrote:BJ Guyer is not on there, Castaic, CA -- if he's still a member.
I can't say how entirely accurate the roster is, in terms of people who are members who are NOT on it, and people who are no longer members who ARE on it...
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 23526

Re: Member Locality Identification

OK! I had a bunch of free time today (at work :D ) so I split up the member roster into two excel sheets, made two maps (east and west of the Mississippi) and created a webpage to display them! http://mysubaru360.com/Clubmembers_maps.html Note that this page is not linked-to from any other page; the...
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 23526

Re: Member Locality Identification

if you really want to get in touch with other members that are local to you, then just consult the latest roster. Many of them are not active on the forums, but at least there is a way to reach them if you choose to.
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello From Michigan
Replies: 24
Views: 11322

Re: Hello From Michigan

...but I plan on making a few 360 parts to help lighten the car up a bit more. They could have used you at Fuji Heavy Industries in the '50s, when they were designing the 360. There was considerable effort given towards making the car as light as possible, so that the 356cc engine could move it alo...
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello From Michigan
Replies: 24
Views: 11322

Re: Hello From Michigan

Andy,
Welcome! Hey, a red Young - my favorite!
I trust you have already downloaded all the manuals, the parts catalog, and the BOR?

Steve
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 23526

Re: Member Locality Identification

Recently I was playing with the roster (where everyone is listed by state, BTW) and came up with this: LINK DELETED MAY 2014. SEE THIS POST. Unfortunately this site only allows 250 entries for free, and there are quite a few more than that here. If your state is towards the end of the list, alphabet...
by StevenM
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from Top Gear on History
Replies: 26
Views: 11465

Re: Hello from Top Gear on History

Welcome Rut! Congrats on your acquisition! As you have seen this is "where it's at" for Subaru 360 fans! Be sure to post questions, and include photos illustrating your issues, as they come up. You can be sure to get authoritative help no matter what the problem. If you don't already have them, you ...
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New from Moab, UT
Replies: 23
Views: 9892

Re: New from Moab, UT

Thanks everyone, Here's a few of my past and current rides. http://i463.photobucket.com/albums/qq360/moabbuzz/1977%20MG%20Midget/IMG_20131020_142433_zpsdf0cfb0d.jpg Aw c'mon, those big old rubber bumpers weren't THAT bad! Welcome to the club. It will be fun. Steve http://1978mgmidget.com/Feb2002.jpg
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Search isn't working correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 6400

Re: Search isn't working correctly

It's really hard to search for things using the "search" box. Most of the time I get zero results (for example type "Justy") when I know there are probably dozens of threads with that keyword in them. I'm not sure why it doesn't work and I don't know how to do a Google search of this forum so most ...
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Flagging a topic
Replies: 9
Views: 5150

Re: Flagging a topic

carlofsumner wrote:I know I am going to hate myself in the morning, but who's on second!
OH NO. Let's get this straight right away.

by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member in IL
Replies: 6
Views: 3691

Re: New member in IL

Hey Ken, welcome! Yes please post some pics of your 360. Would love to see the interior!
How's it running? Does it start, run, drive, stop?

I hope you've downloaded the BOR by now.
Also be sure to get the manuals and parts catalog! See below.

Best,
Steve
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member...Cherry Hill, NJ
Replies: 12
Views: 7087

Re: New member...Cherry Hill, NJ

Jeffery wrote:The shop told me to find a carburetor. As soon as I can find where to ask I'll post a request on that one.
Oh wait, do you mean there is no carb on the car?
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member...Cherry Hill, NJ
Replies: 12
Views: 7087

Re: New member...Cherry Hill, NJ

Welcome! To start out with a car that is literally in "showroom condition" is a rare and wonderful thing - congratulations! AND you are in NJ - great! Club founder and all-around 360 guru ED may be able to help with your carb, assuming all the parts are intact... I hope that you have had the chance ...
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member with Sedan - Joe
Replies: 12
Views: 5604

Re: New Member with Sedan - Joe

Welcome. You have come to the right place! This is a pretty busy board with plenty of "regulars" that can help you with any aspect of your restoration. Also, look through the threads in the various sections - a lot of ground has been covered in the past, and it's all here. Also, have you downloaded ...
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Memember in Knoxville, TN
Replies: 19
Views: 9384

Re: New Memember in Knoxville, TN

71SubStar360 wrote:Awesome! I have to go to Nashville Thursday so I'll try to go then.
When you go, find Jeff Lane (or someone else that works there) and tell them of your search. You never know who'll have a lead on a 360...

Here's A video about the Lane Motor Museum. Ed's car is at 7:10.
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Memember in Knoxville, TN
Replies: 19
Views: 9384

Re: New Memember in Knoxville, TN

Rebekah, have you downloaded the "BOR" yet? Every nut and bolt on the 360 has been considered over the years, and this document reflects it. If you don't have it yet, see this thread to get started... http://www.subaru360club.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=25&t=3795 And don't forget to get the manuals! ...
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Memember in Knoxville, TN
Replies: 19
Views: 9384

Re: New Memember in Knoxville, TN

Sadly my brother talked me out of it, He doesn't want me getting in over my head. I still might get it though. I've never really worked on cars, so I am not sure what all it would require. I have the time and the money for it, just not the skill. You decided you wanted a Subaru 360 - that automatic...
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Memember in Knoxville, TN
Replies: 19
Views: 9384

Re: New Memember in Knoxville, TN

Hi Rebekah,

Welcome! What ever became of that sedan that you told me about a while back? It seemed like a good basis for a restoration from what I saw and heard, and the price was right...
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member
Replies: 29
Views: 11699

Re: New Member

Hey I signed up for a free membership and was able to capture the page fullscreen... Click on this to display it BIG.
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member
Replies: 29
Views: 11699

Re: New Member

oldone wrote:Steven Thanks for finding this.
Veblenesque found it, I just captured it and stuck it here.
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member
Replies: 29
Views: 11699

Re: New Member

I got the ad from that newspaper site.
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 18052

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Welcome to the club! Yes, please post some pictures when you can. Just use the "if you wish to attach a file" box below the area that you type in. Two engines - that's terrific - you never know when you'll find your "main" power unit is missing some crucial bit. Don't ask me how I know...

Steve
by StevenM
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360
Replies: 36
Views: 20579

Re: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360

kjrcace360fan wrote:Ed, Am I correct is saying they were only made here in the states?
Yes like the BOR says...
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by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360
Replies: 36
Views: 20579

Re: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360

here is that mention in the BOR...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360
Replies: 36
Views: 20579

New member in Virginia with a Dune Buggy

Patricia of Virginia asked me to post these pictures of her dune buggy. It has "been in her barn" for an undisclosed length of time. I have heard of great "barn finds", but IN YOUR OWN BARN? Cool!
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by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: new member in sacramento
Replies: 18
Views: 7994

Re: new member in sacramento

Could you guys tell me where I could find a key for my truck it is a G641? Welcome to the club. I have a small collection of keys and locking door handles that I can check when I get home next week. Also, there is a member here, damiller8931, that you can PM - he has a collection of just about ever...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from nj that now looks like war zone
Replies: 19
Views: 7960

Re: Hello from nj that now looks like war zone

Got my power back yesterday and phone/cable/internet today!!! Ya-hoooo!

13 days. Yeesh.
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Newbie from north of the 49th parallel
Replies: 8
Views: 4349

Re: Newbie from north of the 49th parallel

Hey, welcome to the club! Be sure to get the manuals from my site - see the link below. Also, did you get the link for the BOR? There are thousands of answers in there. If not let me know.

Steve
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: hello im a new member ( chad )
Replies: 6
Views: 3538

Re: hello im a new member ( chad )

Chad, Welcome to the club! By all means be sure to ask plenty of questions here as you go through your 360. Folks here love to pitch in their ideas. AND there's 32 years of tech notes to dig through in the "BOR" - have you been given the link to download that yet? Also if you need any manuals see th...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from nj that now looks like war zone
Replies: 19
Views: 7960

Re: Hello from nj that now looks like war zone

Mike, Thanks for the offer. We are doing OK here with a generator that I run 8 hours a day or so (like a good day in Bagdad!) to run the furnace and a few things around the house. I also have a little AC inverter that I plug into our Prius for an additional 8 hours a day to drive a PC, a few lights ...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from nj that now looks like war zone
Replies: 19
Views: 7960

Re: Hello from nj that now looks like war zone

Mike72 wrote:Thank u everyone just want to get through this devastion so I can get working on the subaru
Hi Mike,
Up here in Morris County we've got huge numbers of trees and wires down. 7 days with no power. Looking forward to normalcy, and hearing about your progress with you 360.

Steve
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Do we have a member projects section somewhere?
Replies: 6
Views: 4369

Re: Do we have a member projects section somewhere?

Hey Jon, I went to check out the new forum ... It says I don't have permission. Pretty please may I? If I can play devils advocate here, I would worry that getting too deep into one issue or another at this new forum will make it harder for future readers to find answers to specific questions. For i...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hellow from north carolina!!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 8590

Re: Hellow from north carolina!!!!

Welcome to the club! That's a terrific looking sedan you have there. Is it running?

Steve

(BTW I deleted your duplicate posting - hope you don't mind)
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member from eastern PA (originally from Vermont)
Replies: 15
Views: 7160

Re: New member from eastern PA (originally from Vermont)

Just be sure to scrape up all those parts as you pack up. You never know what you'll need!
Take pictures and post them here as you go through this process. Folks here can garner a lot of info from them.
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member from eastern PA (originally from Vermont)
Replies: 15
Views: 7160

Re: New member from eastern PA (originally from Vermont)

Hi Melanie, Welcome to the club. You have definately come to the right place. And, your living in eastern PA puts you near several of us, especially Jon who knows the car inside and out. Here's a picture of our 360s taken in his front yard recently... http://i883.photobucket.com/albums/ac39/sigmaz/I...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member from Minnesota
Replies: 13
Views: 6320

Re: New Member from Minnesota

Hi Spencer, Welcome. Since you collect info on the 360 you may have already been to my site, www.mysubaru360.com There you can download all the manuals and the parts catalog, and be all geared up for when that 360 rolls your way. Also, if you haven't gotten the link to the BOR yet, PM me. Hope you f...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Introduce yourself
Replies: 10
Views: 5200

Re: Introduce yourself

Hi Wayne, Welcome! See my PM for a link to the BOR. You will want to keep it close as your restore that 360. Of course you will need the manuals as well; download them from my site listed below. Last but not least, there are tons of people right here that stand ready to help as you go. Best of luck,...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member from Vermont
Replies: 10
Views: 5665

Re: New Member from Vermont

baldwinelias wrote:Seems like many members are out west - any Northeast cars here?
There's a cluster of 360s here in northern NJ / western PA. At least six or so within 60 miles or less. And one of mine is a "cluster" all by itself :roll: (but that's another topic)

Welcome to the club!

Steve
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: new member
Replies: 4
Views: 3048

Re: new member

Welcome to the club! Re: your master cylinder, do you have one that can be cleaned up or resleeved? There are tons of posts to be found here (and also in the BOR) re: gathering parts for a rebuild kit. If you need the BOR, PM me. If you need any manuals, see my note below. I have a gas tank, but it'...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: My 360
Replies: 8
Views: 4072

Re: My 360

Welcome to the club! That's a real nice sedan you've got there - congrats. Are you saying that you bought a 360 with under 1k miles on it, AND it runs, drives and stops, right "out of the box"?? Wow. BTW if you need any manuals, see below. If you need the BOR or latest clubmember roster or newslette...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Image uploads are now enabled
Replies: 27
Views: 13332

Re: Image uploads are now enabled

FYI, I did the post and picture above using my phone's camera and browser. Couldn't work out tapatalk.

Steve
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Image uploads are now enabled
Replies: 27
Views: 13332

Re: Image uploads are now enabled

Extremely cool feature. Here I am wishing I was elsewhere...
by StevenM
8 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: TAPATALK ENABLED
Replies: 16
Views: 9210

Re: TAPATALK ENABLED

This whole tapatalk thing definately rates an article in the next newsletter. I hope Brian is seeing this.