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Googling your own name

Yes, you know you’ve done it at least once in your life. When extreme boredom creeps in and all you have is a computer with an exhausted number of sites to visit you just can’t resist to type in those three little words and see what excitement ensues. However, even though I have a fairly [...]

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Replacing the Ignition Switch – 1969 Mustang

I changed out my ignition switch because I had to wiggle the key to get the radio/brake/turn signals to work and I was also looking for the short that’s causing my dash gauges to not work. Like I previously mentioned, when you change out your ignition switch you want to replace the plug that plugs [...]

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Replacing the dash circuit board – part 2: Trial and Error

I received my circuit board last week and proceeded to reassemble the dash cluster that weekend. If you bagged and labeled everything properly while taking it apart (part 1) then reassembling shouldn’t be a problem. As an after thought, I wish I had taken a picture for reference but it went back together alright nonetheless. [...]

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Quick fix for a broken headlamp adjustment screw

I just got an email about fixing an entire headlamp assembly with an emphasis on what to do about missing or broken adjustment screws. A long time ago I hit a bird while driving. This very unlucky bird just so happened to aim for my headlight and hit it. The impact broke the small, threaded [...]

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