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by PLEINALR
2 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New 360 Van owner, Michigan
Replies: 29
Views: 11661

Re: New 360 Van owner, Michigan

Sounds good!!

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by PLEINALR
2 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New 360 Van owner, Michigan
Replies: 29
Views: 11661

Re: New 360 Van owner, Michigan

I'd love to check it out sometime. I'm only 30 minutes from you right now. I'm moving to toledo next week.... I will still be in the area for work and Toledo isn't that far. I still have yet to see another van besides my own. It would be fun. My van and garage is all packed up right now otherwise I'...
by PLEINALR
2 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Greetings from Germany!
Replies: 11
Views: 4543

Re: Greetings from Germany!

Welcome. Those early interiors are pretty cool.

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by PLEINALR
2 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Family Photo
Replies: 47
Views: 17421

Re: Family Photo

I have a pair of base gaskets I'll send you. I also sourced them online. I used the Gx500(?) head gaskets. They work well and look to be a newer style. As Lao shaved 045 off heads. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk I made some already. Thanks for the offer though. Sent from my SM-G900V using Tapat...
by PLEINALR
2 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Family Photo
Replies: 47
Views: 17421

Re: Family Photo

I signed up with Tapatalk in the end, works pretty good, unlike the van right now. Got a little carried away with decarboning the exhaust. Now have the heads and jugs off, getting a little shaved off the head and deglazing the cylinders. Compression test showed 100psi cold with 110psi wet. Cylinder...
by PLEINALR
2 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Quote name markers not working
Replies: 25
Views: 7946

Re: Quote name markers not working

The code looks ok, but there must either be something missing, or maybe that part of the site software needs a look at. Jon????? Hmmm... works on tapatalk from tapatalk. Looks like the quote function is missing quotes around the person's name in the quotes you are doing Stephen Sent from my SM-G900...
by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Family Photo
Replies: 47
Views: 17421

Re: Family Photo

If you put the video on YouTube you can post the link on here.

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Family Photo
Replies: 47
Views: 17421

Re: Family Photo

Cool! You have a well behaved family. All posing neatly for you. Welcome to the club! This is a fun group to be a part of and they are the only reason I ever got to drive my car. I use Tapatalk and then I don't have to think about photos. I just select what photo I want to post from my phone and the...
by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New to the Forum
Replies: 11
Views: 4514

Re: New to the Forum

Welcome to the club! There is some great information and people on this site. I'd love to see some pictures of your truck when you get a chance.

Stephen

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Site Upgrade Broke custom theme
Replies: 11
Views: 4659

Re: Site Upgrade Broke custom theme

No issues so far

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Site Upgrade Broke custom theme
Replies: 11
Views: 4659

Re: Site Upgrade Broke custom theme

Awesome work! thanks!

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Site Upgrade Broke custom theme
Replies: 11
Views: 4659

Re: Site Upgrade Broke custom theme

Fyi: Tapatalk isn't working anymore.
by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New 360 Van owner, Michigan
Replies: 29
Views: 11661

Re: New 360 Van owner, Michigan

How's the progress on your van?

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

I know of a young s and a sedan that are kind of for sale. I was filling up my sedan at a gas station and he pulled in after me. He seems like he doesn't have time for it anymore. If it could help let me know.

Stephen

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Greeley Subaru in the house!
Replies: 18
Views: 7158

Re: Greeley Subaru in the house!

Welcome to the club. It's a fun thing to be a part of. I would also like to see some photos!!! There is a lot of knowledge and personality on here. Good luck with your project.

Stephen

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Never mind. I don't think I can sell it. I went on another 300 mile trip today. It ran so well and brought such a smile to everyone's face that saw it that I don't want to be without a running and driving 360.

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: RE: Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Rats. Oh well it would have been nice to have an original radio, but that is life. Hi, I have an original 360 radio (AM only) from Japan, I have not powered it up, it came with a lot of items I purchased and I do not intend on putting it in my car. Id like to recoup some $ from the other parts I pu...
by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

So I have received bad news today. I'm going to have to sell this car. I am moving for work and am going to have to sell most of my cars due to space. I will have space for one car and one motorcycle so I have decided that the only car I'm going to keep is the van. If anyone is interested in the sed...
by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

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Beautiful day today to go for a drive.

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Image

Here's a recent picture at the community concert.

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by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: RE: Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Make the Subaru into a rat rod would be cool. If this is your plan I have several bodies I rather see chopped up than one that has minimal rust. Just let me know. I would not make this car into a ratrod. I'm not a fan of rat rods. My model A may look like one right now but that's because it's still...
by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: RE: Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

I think when you took the off ramp you closed the throttle & flooded the engine due to a worn or sticking needle and seat, that's why the full float bowl, but it took 10 minutes to clear the flooding from the crankcase. Ah. That does seem logical. I did take the needle out recently and clean it. It...
by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

I went on a 300 mile trip today with my sedan. It was a lot of fun. It drove great! I do have something I'd like some info about. Maybe someone can tell me what direction to follow to resolve the issue. After about 100 miles I pulled off the highway and the engine cut out on the off ramp. It started...
by PLEINALR
3 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: We have a 360 sedan.
Replies: 19
Views: 6965

Re: We have a 360 sedan.

Welcome! This is a great community to be a part of. Everyone has helped me immensely. The easiest way I have found to post pictures is using an app called Tapatalk. It makes life easy. Let's see some pictures! !

Stephen

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by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from Southern California!
Replies: 19
Views: 6698

Re: Hello from Southern California!

That is a great picture
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello 360 members
Replies: 21
Views: 6910

Re: Hello 360 members

Welcome! That young looks like it's in good shape. Hopefully it will be an easy restoration for you. This club has some great knowledge floating around. You will have fun being part a of it. It is also nice to know that there are others just as looney as yourself that have also fallen for the charms...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello...I'm a new member, from San Juan, Puerto Rico. Owner of 1969- 360
Replies: 8
Views: 3488

Re: Hello...I'm a new member, from San Juan, Puerto Rico. Owner of 1969- 360

Hello and welcome, I'd like to see some pictures of your 360. Is it a truck, a van, or a sedan?
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Tapatalk
Replies: 18
Views: 6432

Re: RE: Re: Tapatalk

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20151224/72edce3f1aa2b12b35e7b71f7ddbcf11.jpg now I just gotta figure out how to post in the right thread Subaru van wheel cylinder vs Nissan Pathfinder somebody suggested the Pathfinder wheel cylinder would make a good replacement for a van or truck front It would ...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Tapatalk
Replies: 18
Views: 6432

Re: RE: Re: Tapatalk

Mr Bruno can you advise me how to embed a picture? In the app (when you are making a posting but not a quick reply) there is a picture of a camera on the left hand side. Pick your picture and click submit. It is working great! Or in quick reply hit the arrow on the left hand side and the options be...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Tapatalk
Replies: 18
Views: 6432

Re: Tapatalk

Image

And images can be posted! !!!

Wow. ask and you shall receive.
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Tapatalk
Replies: 18
Views: 6432

Re: Tapatalk

The posts loading in the app now! !!
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Tapatalk
Replies: 18
Views: 6432

Tapatalk

Is anyone successfully using tapatalk for the 360 forum? I use it, but I am forced to click Web view on every thread I click because it won't load in tapatalk. I am just wondering if there is something I could do to make it work correctly on my android phone.

Thanks,
Stephen
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member, long time Subaru fan
Replies: 48
Views: 16065

Re: New member, long time Subaru fan

Welcome to the club. It seems that collectively we spend much more time tinkering with them then driving them so I think you'll still get the feeling of being a 360 owner without fitting in the car. :) But if you want to fit I would definitely advise getting a sedan because you could easily modify t...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New 360 Member
Replies: 21
Views: 6939

Re: New 360 Member

Cool looking subaru 360's!! They look like they are in really good shape. Welcome to the forum! I'd love to see some more pictures. What state are you in? I'd like to get a van for my wife but I think she would see through that scheme :)

Stephen
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Re- introduction
Replies: 6
Views: 2958

Re: Re- introduction

Welcome! Have fun putting together your 360! Sounds like she has been waiting patiently for you :) I have found a lot of help from this club/forum and I have only been here a short time. There are people here to help if/when you need it. I'll keep a look out for your list of goodies for sale. There ...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

That chopped A in the picture is pretty cool. I am using all pre war parts on it. 40 ford brakes, 39 flathead v8, 39 trans, 31 international grill and radiator, and so forth. Right now my attention is all on this 360, but I'll get back to it some day. It's been a lot of fun learning about these 360'...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Hey thanks for the welcome! That picture does look pretty familiar. It is fun to use a little trailer to haul a little car. I have found that one of the brake lines is clogged. I think that brake company in the BOR is closed this week so I will order new flex lines next week. Thanks for the directio...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

here is a picture of my other cars right now. Both are Ford model A's but obviously one is stock and one is modified pretty heavily.

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by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Thanks for the reply Roger. I am use to working on cars from the 20's and 30's. Usually with that age there are mechanical brakes and I am updating them with new parts or they were upgraded to hydraulic a long time ago and are clogged with rust needing new parts as well. So I will try to clean these...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Hey, so it looks like I have a 1969 360! Thanks for the heads up on the shifter id. I only ran it for a moment. I ordered an air cleaner for a 83 honda gl650. Hopefully it will fit well. It is still going to be another week and a half until I get my wheel cylinders back because of the holiday. Hopef...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Thanks! I'm happy to be here. Yea, I don't think any radio is worth $1000 though. I'd rather have another 360 :)
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Rats. Oh well it would have been nice to have an original radio, but that is life.
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

I actually do have the tin around the heads. I took it off to sand and repaint it. It had a lot of surface rust on it.

Stephen
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

https://youtu.be/VJohqxroqso

also here is a video of the first time it ran :)
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

I am wondering how to tell if it is an original radio or not. I believe it is aftermarket because it does not say subaru on it. Would I be correct in assuming that?
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

Re: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Hi! well the car definitely was white originally... I do know that it has been parked in a garage for the last 25 years. that is when it was last registered to drive. There actually is a little rust in the drivers side floor pan and under the battery. I am actually cleaning it up as we speak for som...
by PLEINALR
4 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!
Replies: 47
Views: 16203

New Subaru 360 owner in Michigan!

Hello, My name is Stephen. Three weeks ago purchased a 1971 subaru 360 (according to the title). I had never seen a subaru 360 before that and I am still not sure why I bought it. I was traveling at the time and so I had to haul the car home 600 miles in a uhaul trailer with a kia forte. It was grea...