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by subaru360nut
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member in NC
Replies: 8
Views: 3922

Re: New member in NC

Looks like my reply disappeared during the outage,
welcome to the Club, E-MAIL me when you have time.

Ed Parsil, see Roster under AZ for my e-mail
by subaru360nut
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: My 360 story....so far.
Replies: 14
Views: 6528

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

Welcome to The Club, see you in Tacoma in July

Ed
by subaru360nut
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 17946

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Kyle - Welcome to The Club! Saw a lot of Club people at Pomona, hope you were one of them! If not come to Tucson next Apriol 10-12 for the 35th event in the longest-running series of Little Car meets in the US! Just come anyway, at my age every time I meet somebody it is like the first time :shock: Ed
by subaru360nut
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New 360 pick-up owner in OC
Replies: 15
Views: 7147

Re: New 360 pick-up owner in OC

Solomon - welcome to The Club!

Did you go to UofA?

If you ever get to Tucson let me know and I'll
make sure we can get together.

If not before next April 10-12, the SW Unique
Little Car Meet will be here, 35th year. You
will enjoy it, bring your piokup if you can.

Ed
by subaru360nut
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Greetings from Orlando!
Replies: 38
Views: 14601

Re: Greetings from Orlando!

Last batch I sent to Apple were $50. each (wheel cyls)

Ed
by subaru360nut
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Greetings from Orlando!
Replies: 38
Views: 14601

Re: Greetings from Orlando!

Apple Hydraulics charges a lot less than White Post.

Ed
by subaru360nut
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from Top Gear on History
Replies: 26
Views: 11443

Re: Hello from Top Gear on History

Welcome to The Club! I've been a Nascar fan since it began,
Curtis Turner and Joe Weatherly were my early favorites.
Never miss a race (on TV) if I can help it.
Will have my van 39 years next month, still drive it every day.
We'll help get and keep yours on the road.

Ed Parsil in Tucson
by subaru360nut
6 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member from Laurel Md.
Replies: 15
Views: 6903

Re: New Member from Laurel Md.

Welcome to The Club, we exist to help one another keep (or get) our Favorite Vehicles on the road and running on BOTH cylinders. I have a bunch of mechanical and chassis parts, can mail you an 8-pg list if you e-mail me your full name and address. I still drive the van everyday that we bought in Feb...
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: new member South Lake Tahoe, CA
Replies: 25
Views: 11137

Re: new member South Lake Tahoe, CA

Mike - Welcome to The Club!

If you didn't order the Book of Reprints when
you joined, it's a good thing to have and will
answer at least 95% of the questions you ever
have about the history, repair, and maintenance
of your vans.

Ed Parsil in Tucson
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New from norcal
Replies: 6
Views: 3687

Re: New from norcal

Zac - welcome to The Club! I would suggest you run an ad
in the next Newsletter (always free for members) and you
will reach all members and not just the ones who take the
time to converse on this website.

Just e-mail your ad to Brian.

Ed Parsil in Tucson
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New from Moab, UT
Replies: 23
Views: 9854

Re: New from Moab, UT

Mike Radtke in Phoenix has had one of these for many
years, had it at one of our SW meets. His contact info
is in the Roster. Jeff Lane also has one in LANE MOTOR
MUSEUM in Nashville. Tucson Electric Power owned one
in the 1980s.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: B.O.R.
Replies: 6
Views: 3723

Re: B.O.R.

The printed books ( 2 volumes, 650+ pages) is $32. + postage

The CD is (I think) $10 including postage.

The downloaded version is free.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: B.O.R.
Replies: 6
Views: 3723

Re: B.O.R.

Which is good because my memory is now in the dump :shock:

Book of reprints is available
(1) free online (print out pages you need) from Steve Michelsen
(2) on CD at cost of production from Brian Kliment
(3) in print (2 left, no more afters that) at cost from Yours Truly.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member
Replies: 12
Views: 5725

Re: New member

Welcome to The Club!
Hope to meet you at the SOUTHWEST UNIQUE
LITTLE CAR MEET in Pomona next March.

Ed parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New from Moab, UT
Replies: 23
Views: 9854

Re: New from Moab, UT

Gary - welcome to The Club!
We still drive the Subaru 360 van we bought
in Feb. 1975 every day and love it!

Ed Parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member - IL - Looking to learn and buy
Replies: 15
Views: 6560

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

Welcome to The Club! When you find it we
will do our best to help you keep it on the road
and running on BOTH cylinders, that's what
we are here for.

Ed Parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hi, I need 4 brake drums.. please
Replies: 3
Views: 2539

Re: Hi, I need 4 brake drums.. please

Rear drums fit all 360s
Fronts have one drum for sedan,
different for truck/van

If yours are merely scored, they can be
turned (trued) safely, if you remove
0.015" or more and are going to get
shoes relined use 3/16" bonded material.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Need loaner wheelsto recover ElectraVan
Replies: 4
Views: 3518

Re: Need loaner wheelsto recover ElectraVan

Tucson Electric Power had an Electravan when we got to Tucson in 1980, I went to see the foreman of the maint. shop for their vehicles and he had a parts book which I read from cover to cover seeking crossover parts, found very few. The factory tires were 5.00x10 8-ply biad ply I think any good 145x...
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member here from SF Bay Area!
Replies: 25
Views: 9692

Re: New member here from SF Bay Area!

What do the adapters from your wheel
to Subaru drum look like?

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: 1970 Van - Samba - Appraisal Help - What is the value?
Replies: 3
Views: 2665

Re: 1970 Van - Samba - Appraisal Help - What is the value?

Troy - welcome to The Club!

I still drive the same van every day that we bought
in Feb. 1975, excellent condition, no rust ever,
insurance co. says it is worth $8500.

Value depends a lot on condition.
Your photos will help.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: Search isn't working correctly
Replies: 12
Views: 6387

Re: Search isn't working correctly

For Justy cyls just use 2 normal copper brake line washers
on one side of the banjo and one on the other. When it
starts to feel tight, wiggle the end of the line and if it
wiggles that means the banjo bolt is bottoming, so
use 2 washers on EACH side of the banjo/

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Phoenix, AZ Sambar
Replies: 7
Views: 4261

Re: Phoenix, AZ Sambar

Scott - welcome to The Club!
Your van and mine are the same paint job.
If you ever come to Tucson e-mail me first
and we'll get together.
I get Roberk 22" refills, cut one in half and
I have a pair for my 360, and another pair
for the next time the sun eats them up.

Ed Parsil
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: "Plug-in installer"
Replies: 12
Views: 7213

Re: "Plug-in installer"

Thanks Jon, it worked and I am looking forward
to seeing all those videos I have been missing.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: "Plug-in installer"
Replies: 12
Views: 7213

Re: "Plug-in installer"

Jon - tried option 2, no change. Went to Events page where Mark had posted Vancouver Wa meet Got the usual big gray box. I had already seen this u-tube video. All the way across the top of the page, just below the lint that shows what is on the topic (beg gray arrow at left) is the following, I wrot...
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: "Plug-in installer"
Replies: 12
Views: 7213

Re: "Plug-in installer"

Jon - Mozilla Firefox

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Site Feedback
Topic: "Plug-in installer"
Replies: 12
Views: 7213

"Plug-in installer"

So far I have been missing a lot because a lot of the videos(?) are big gray boxes that say a plug in is necessary. I have tried several suggestions on how to get this plug in but none worked. Today I got this message across the top of the page something like "a plug-in is required to view messages ...
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New car- second time around
Replies: 5
Views: 3259

Re: New car- second time around

Welcome to The Club!
If you are ever headed for Tucson e-mail me
and we'll find a time and place to get together.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 17946

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Kyle - welcome to The Club! Still drive the 1970 360 van
every day that we bought in Feb. 1975, only change to
the engine is 8.5:1 heads. Totally reliable!

Good luck with yours!

Ed Parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member in IL
Replies: 6
Views: 3677

Re: New member in IL

Welcome to The Club!
Our purpose has always been to help one another
keep our 360s on the road and running on both
cylinders :D

Ed parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Sacramento Member.
Replies: 5
Views: 3422

Re: New Sacramento Member.

Welcome to The Club! Just got home after about a month on the road visiting family. I know I have at least one of the rear roof brackets, will hunt for another if you can's find everything from one source (which is the best was to save on postage)! The front brackets are also the sun visor brackets....
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member...Cherry Hill, NJ
Replies: 12
Views: 7065

Re: New member...Cherry Hill, NJ

Welcome to The Club! I lived in North Brunswick NJ in Feb. 1975 when I bought our 360 van in Jamesburg. Still drive it every day. Beware of Subaru factory-trianed mechanics working on your 360! A guy from SOA management sent me a sedan about 20 years ago that had been butchered by experts in-house. ...
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member with Sedan - Joe
Replies: 12
Views: 5579

Re: New Member with Sedan - Joe

If you got the December 2012 Newsletter, the Roster is in it.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member with Sedan - Joe
Replies: 12
Views: 5579

Re: New Member with Sedan - Joe

Joe - Welcome to The Club! Use the ROSTER that came when you joined
to find the other members who live closest to you.

Ed Parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New SanDiego member
Replies: 8
Views: 4866

Re: New SanDiego member

Welcome to The Club! You will find lots of help here to
keep your Subaru 360 on the road and running on BOTH
cylinders.

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member
Replies: 9
Views: 4825

Re: New member

Welcome to The Club!
If you need seals for the wheel cyls I still
have all sizes, e-mail me if you need any.
$2. each + postage, special buy from
Raybestos.

Ed Parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Memember in Knoxville, TN
Replies: 19
Views: 9344

Re: New Memember in Knoxville, TN

Welcome to The Club! There are a bunch of real 360 enthusiasts in
TN, check the Roster. And be sure to get to LANE MOTOR MUSEUM
next time you are in Nashville! The Fastrack II that Jeff has on
display used to be mine.

Ed Parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360
Replies: 36
Views: 20534

Re: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360

Thanks for posting that Steve, I would have had to hunt
for it. With the BOR available FREE every member should
have one!

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member in Ventura, California
Replies: 42
Views: 17946

Re: New Member in Ventura, California

Welcome to The Club, I have been driving the
same 1970 360 van for 38 years, still drive
it every day and it has never failed me!

Yours looks good, Falcon whee covers and all!

Ed
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360
Replies: 36
Views: 20534

Re: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360

There were either 24 or 30 of these made. The Cheesebourger was the one that was "mass-produced" for about 900. Patricia's is the first I have seen that has been permanently attached to the original unibody. I think cutting and repairing the fiberglass is a good solution. On the Fastrack II I had to...
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New 360 van owner Seattle
Replies: 14
Views: 7354

Re: New 360 van owner Seattle

Ray - Welcome to The Club.

I have quite a lot of van parts, if you e-mail me I can e-mail you
the lists.

Been driving my 360 van 38 years this month, still drive it every day.

Ed Parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello, 360 forum !!
Replies: 18
Views: 8869

Re: Hello, 360 forum !!

Welcome to The Club!

I have autoclutch factory service manuals, 1 new original and 1 reprint.
Also a few Autoclutch parts. If you need anything please E-MAIL me,
my e-mail address is in the Roster under Arizona.

Ed Parsil in Tucson
by subaru360nut
7 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New member from Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Replies: 9
Views: 5030

Re: New member from Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Mark - Welcome to The Club! We found our '70 360 van in Feb. '75 and still drive it every day. These 360s are incredibly reliable if maintained properly. Try running an ad in the next Newsletter for the van you want, ads are always free to members. All members get the Newsletter including those who ...
by subaru360nut
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360
Replies: 36
Views: 20534

Re: New Club Member with Dune Buggy 360

Patricia - If you e-mail the photos you e-mailed to me to Steve Michelsen in NJ he can post them on the website. To everyone else: this is the same as the "Frog" that Ralph Lopez had, several other members have these. There are some pix in the BOR P. 254 in BOR Vol 2 gives the history on it, Malcolm...
by subaru360nut
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New from Phoenix
Replies: 9
Views: 4884

Re: New from Phoenix

Paul, Welcome to The Club!
I'm in Tucson, if you are coming here any time e-mail me first
and I'll e-mail you directions how to get here, bet's get together!

Ed
by subaru360nut
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: new member in sacramento
Replies: 18
Views: 7960

Re: new member in sacramento

I have a spare oil pump drive shaft and if you need a complete clutch cover
with worm gear, bearings, etc. I have one of those too. E-MAIL me please
if you want either of these, or my 8-page parts etc. lists.

Ed
by subaru360nut
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: hello im a new member ( chad )
Replies: 6
Views: 3533

Re: hello im a new member ( chad )

Chad - welcome to The Club!
If your VIN is K111L 3587 or lower it is a '68 and will have a 3-speed transaxle
If K111L 3588 or above it is a '69 or '70 and has a 4-speed.

Ed Parsil in Tucson AZ
by subaru360nut
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Newbie from north of the 49th parallel
Replies: 8
Views: 4330

Re: Newbie from north of the 49th parallel

Welcome to The Club!
Part is definitely the one that fastens on the exh manifold and heats
air for the heater in the vehicle.
You should have received a ROSTER when you joined, look under
INTERNATIONAL MEMBERS (last page) for other members in Canada.

Ed
by subaru360nut
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: Hello from nj that now looks like war zone
Replies: 19
Views: 7928

Re: Hello from nj that now looks like war zone

Mike - welcome to The Club! Glad you were finally able to get
everything set up!

Hope you and your Dad and all the folks on the shore will be
able to recover and rebuild.

Ed
by subaru360nut
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member from Melbourne, FL
Replies: 4
Views: 2972

Re: New Member from Melbourne, FL

If you did not get the BOOK OF REPRINTS when you joined, it is available in print or on CD at cost and free online. It is INDEXED, and if you look under BRAKE SYSTEM you will find everything you need to do it yourself. Subaru 360 brakes are very easy to work on and require no special tools except a ...
by subaru360nut
8 years ago
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New Member - SoCal
Replies: 11
Views: 5489

Re: New Member - SoCal

Welcome to The Club! I have taken a lot of front cyls apart with a torch when grease gun method would not budge the pistons. Most cleaned up OK, those that didn't were pitted or scratched and needed to be sleeved anyway. Rear cyls. PRESS apart since they are in a line. I have all sizes of brake seal...