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by books1
5 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member with a new truck Project
Replies: 12
Views: 5699

Re: New Member with a new truck Project

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Jerry.... You're fortunate enough to be located in one of the few hotbeds of Subaru 360 activity in the...... World! And you are also within driving distance (well, on a comparison to me, you are) of Mark (see 2stroketurbo message above this one), who is forever a...
by books1
5 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in MS
Replies: 12
Views: 4298

Re: New Member in MS

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Alan
- and pretty liddle Subie, too!

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
5 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Bots are registered users??
Replies: 5
Views: 2774

Re: Bots are registered users??

Pesky varmints then?
by books1
5 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Bots are registered users??
Replies: 5
Views: 2774

Re: Bots are registered users??

"Nasties" then?
by books1
5 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Bots are registered users??
Replies: 5
Views: 2774

Bots are registered users??

I logged off just now and it said the following: " In total there are 3 users online :: 1 registered, 0 hidden and 2 guests (based on users active over the past 5 minutes) Most users ever online was 36 on Sun Feb 28, 2010 2:18 pm Registered users: Bing [Bot ] " - Since when was a "Bot" able to be a ...
by books1
5 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 18206

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; th...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Website problems??
Replies: 91
Views: 24900

Re: Website problems??

It's still the same down 'ere!! :cry:
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: How to locate Vin Number on 360 sedan
Replies: 22
Views: 8513

Re: How to locate Vin Number on 360 sedan

Is that spot and plate above jack / brake fluid receptacle only spots or is there more ? besides the stamp, there is an aluminum plate with it as well. I think someone posted the location of that earlier. Is that the small aluminium "tag" that is usually found attached to the jack holder bracket? I...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Website problems??
Replies: 91
Views: 24900

Website problems??

Jon, has there been another "site down" situation?

There are only a few messages in the "active"list, plus I can see a few of my more recent messages that I posted a few days ago to various topics are missing.

:?: :?: :?: :?:
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: How to locate Vin Number on 360 sedan
Replies: 22
Views: 8513

Re: How to locate Vin Number on 360 sedan

Chassis Number location on my sedan: http://u.cubeupload.com/YoungSS/MyYoungSSCHASSISNUMB.jpg Cheers, Ian Hi I saw a post that u posted a pic of a spot where vin can be found obviously the plate ay top in front trunk But where is that pics How many spot are there where vin is avail ? Help will be g...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: My 360 story....so far.
Replies: 14
Views: 5084

Re: My 360 story....so far.

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Jason!

That story is one for the start of a novel - and you're currently living about Chapter three. LOL

Livin' the dream, huh? :D

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 14597

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Great input! I only considered the upgrade because this engine is SO tiny! But that is half the character of the vehicle as you guys said- so I will work with what I have. I am sure it will not disappoint :D I think I would love to upgrade the engine, but keep in original. ! case in point (video) I...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 14597

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Hey Kyle,

Why not run the van with standard motor for a while before deciding to upsize?

- a lot of the fun isn't in going fast, it's the sound of the engine, the scenery, the equally enthusiastic pals (and dogs of course) you share it with.....

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New 360 pick-up owner in OC
Replies: 15
Views: 5545

Re: New 360 pick-up owner in OC

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Solomon!

I'd love to see the pics of your truck, but that link is asking for me to log in first.

(You could post the pic(s) direct to this forum page)

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 18206

Re: Member Locality Identification

mt_wallet wrote:I hope that the international members will be included as well. :D
I second that! I think that it will be quite a surprising map when finished.
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello everyone!!! from the Golden State Northern California
Replies: 28
Views: 8469

Re: Hello everyone!!! from the Golden State Northern Califor

Now all we need is a Westerner, and we have a full set!!

:lol:
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Member Locality Identification
Replies: 56
Views: 18206

Re: Member Locality Identification

If the Club is thinking "Internationally", there could be a problem with just a two-character or three-character provision, when an International member might have a longer abbreviation for their State. Another consideration is as in my own case - I live in the Australian State of Western Australia,...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello everyone!!! from the Golden State Northern California
Replies: 28
Views: 8469

Re: Hello everyone!!! from the Golden State Northern Califor

matoner wrote:
books1 wrote:
mt_wallet wrote:Welcome, from way up north.
- and G'day, from way down South! :D
and thank you!!!!

Aussie! Aussie! Aussie!
Oy! Oy! Oy!
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello everyone!!! from the Golden State Northern California
Replies: 28
Views: 8469

Re: Hello everyone!!! from the Golden State Northern Califor

mt_wallet wrote:Welcome, from way up north.
- and G'day, from way down South! :D
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from Top Gear on History
Replies: 26
Views: 9351

Re: Hello from Top Gear on History

2stroketurbo wrote:
2stroketurbo wrote:http://www.gpnwmme.com !!


maybe we could incorporate some "Top Gear" stunts with microcars during the show


I always wanted to do a barrel roll in a Subaru 360.... :?
You can do that, using a rotisserie..
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Greetings from Orlando!
Replies: 38
Views: 11396

Re: Greetings from Orlando!

I see that someone has reproduced the front windshield and gasket, is there anything available for the rear plastic window? I just bought a (flat) non-factory acrylic rear screen from Japan. I actually bought acrylic way back in 1980 and cut it out myself. That served well until recent years when i...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello From Michigan
Replies: 24
Views: 9148

Re: Hello From Michigan

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Andy - that's a really cute-looking car, with the white "go-faster" stripes!

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Subie newbie Young 360
Replies: 13
Views: 5463

Re: Subie newbie Young 360

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Mike - looks like you are already well on your way to a successful restoration!

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from Top Gear on History
Replies: 26
Views: 9351

Re: Hello from Top Gear on History

Hi Rutledge,

Welcome to the Club from downunder!

You're in the second home of the Subie 360 (after Japan)!
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member from Laurel Md.
Replies: 15
Views: 5405

Re: New Member from Laurel Md.

Welcome to the Club from downunder!

This is indeed the best place for parts and advice..... as long as you have high tolerance for lame one-liners and odd photos from time to time.... :D
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: new member South Lake Tahoe, CA
Replies: 25
Views: 8805

Re: new member South Lake Tahoe, CA

Hi Mike, and welcome to the Club, from downunder!

All previous posts saying that all previous posts are inaccurate are inaccurate.....
Living in the World's most isolated capital city, we are most needy of any Subaru 360 here!

:D :D :D
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 14597

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Right on, Kyle. If I had bothered to do a complete inventory 35 years ago, I would not have had to pay the enormous prices I've had to pay on Yahoo Japan Auctions for some of those essential parts. Mind you, in my defence I must add that there was no Internet at the time and I was fully convinced th...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New from norcal
Replies: 6
Views: 2933

Re: New from norcal

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Zac!

Ya' see that smile on the bonnet of the 360? It's infectious like no other car I've known.....

:D

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello, I am a new member
Replies: 27
Views: 11316

Re: Hello, I am a new member

Soooooo... Hamid,

- what's the latest on Old Yeller then?

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: B.O.R.
Replies: 6
Views: 2910

Re: B.O.R.

Sigmaz wrote:(..)it's just a dump of Ed's memory

Yes, we all saved up and had Ed digitised!
:lol: :lol: :lol:
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member
Replies: 12
Views: 4500

Re: New member

Photos...... :shock: must have... PHOTOS...... :shock: :shock: :shock:

(Welcome to the Club from downunder, oh nameless one! :D )

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New from Moab, UT
Replies: 23
Views: 7637

Re: New from Moab, UT

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Gary!
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member - IL - Looking to learn and buy
Replies: 15
Views: 5104

Re: New member - IL - Looking to learn and buy

Hi Corey, Welcome to the Club from downunder.... You have chosen a fantastic project to undertake with your son! I believe Ed (Parsil) will tell you that there are only five moving parts in the motor....... but I'll leave that to him. Anyway, it's a nice simple car to begin that journey with! Cheers...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member here from SF Bay Area!
Replies: 25
Views: 7598

Re: New member here from SF Bay Area!

2stroketurbo wrote:
jquiroz wrote:Here is the Van loaded onto the trailer in IL heading to CA!<images removed>
Cool ! I can't believe it fits between the rails.
- that's probably it.... it fits BETWEEN the rails :lol: :lol: :lol:
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Search isn't working correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 5043

Re: Search isn't working correctly

Sigmaz wrote:(...)
I can see from the history that someone searched for something with the keyword CRUSH just a half an hour ago..
(...)
Maybe they were looking for an orange juice recipe?
:lol:
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Responding to post
Replies: 5
Views: 2874

Re: Responding to post

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by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Responding to post
Replies: 5
Views: 2874

Re: Responding to post

I am getting the same - on the engine mounts topic!

:| :? :evil: :twisted:
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Phoenix, AZ Sambar
Replies: 7
Views: 3469

Re: Phoenix, AZ Sambar

Welcome to the Club from downunder, Scott!

Great lookin' van!

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: "Plug-in installer"
Replies: 12
Views: 5904

Re: "Plug-in installer"

Ed, is there any further info in the pop-up message, about exactly what program it says you should download, or perhaps it refers to the type of file that is unable to be viewed? (i.e.; ".jpeg" for photos and pictures, ".doc" for text stuff, etc..) :?: These sorts of messages do appear regularly on...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: "Plug-in installer"
Replies: 12
Views: 5904

Re: "Plug-in installer"

LOL
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New car- second time around
Replies: 5
Views: 2596

Re: New car- second time around

Lucky you, lucky car, Rick!

Amazing story to start off your vehicle history!

- and welcome to the Club from downunder.

As Wayne said: Piccys..... :shock: must have piccys :shock:

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 14597

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Kyle_Ciopryna wrote:Hey Guys and Gals,

(...)The drop-down gate that hides the smallest engine I have ever seen (...)
Nah, dat's nuffin!

See here:
http://forums.pelicanparts.com/off-topi ... -guys.html
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Sacramento Member.
Replies: 5
Views: 2805

Re: New Sacramento Member.

Hi Todd and welcome to the Club from downunder!

OK..... spill da beans..... name those "Other Toys" !!!

We love Subies, and we also love other micros!

Piccys.... :shock: :shock: :shock: ... must have piccys....

Cheers,

Ian
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Flagging a topic
Replies: 9
Views: 4120

Re: Flagging a topic

What he ^ said (except for the live bit!)
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Flagging a topic
Replies: 9
Views: 4120

Re: Flagging a topic

oldone wrote:Jamie. For Ian that could be in the lower right hand corner!!! :lol: :lol: :? :roll: :wink:
- and I keyboard using my left big toe! (which is the right one) :lol: :lol: :lol:
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Flagging a topic
Replies: 9
Views: 4120

Re: Flagging a topic

Take any topic Look in the upper LH corner You will see: Subscribe topic | Bookmark topic | Print view | E-mail friend I usually bookmark them. After bookmarking, go to your User Control Panel to access Link is on the LH side I sure hope this is what you were referring to Or else I will feel ... du...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Flagging a topic
Replies: 9
Views: 4120

Flagging a topic

I notice there's a facility (button) for reporting a post...... Any chance of a similar button, but for "flagging" or "bookmarking" a particular post so one can revisit it later? My restoration is going to be taking some time, so I'd like to go back to some of those very informative posts by accessi...
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 14597

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Soo... - what's the latest, Kyle and Gena?
by books1
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member in IL
Replies: 6
Views: 2972

Re: New member in IL

G'day Ken,

Welcome to the Club from downunder!

Cheers,

Ian