Bus Conversions dot Com Bulletin Board
October 01, 2014, 07:29:44 PM *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: This BB is intended for the sole purpose of sharing conversion and bus related information among visitors to our web site. These rules must be followed in order for us to continue this free exchange of info. No bad mouthing of any business or individual is permitted. Absolutely no items for sale are to be posted, except in the Spare Tire board. Interested in placing a classified or web ad, please contact our advertising dept. at 714-903-1784 or e-mail to: info@busconversions.com.

   Home   Help Forum Rules Search Calendar Login Register BCM Home Page Contact BCM  
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Print  
Author Topic: The hurrier I go the behinder I get.....  (Read 1232 times)
NCbob
Guest

« on: May 25, 2006, 02:30:24 PM »

I've been going crazy lately (that's not a long drive...it's only a short putt)  attempting to get all my tail and turn signal lights working.
In the process I've found that the northern winters, salt and all have taken their toll on the surface mounted, aluminum housed rear lamps on my MC5.

I've managed to track all the corroded, brittle wires back to their sources and have replaced 'em with modern tinned Marine wire.
You're RIGHT, again FF, quality is better!

The biggest problem is finding replacement lamp asemblies...'cause I ain't gonna put the original stuff from MCI back on!  Huh

What the reason for converting this ol' gal if I don't stray just a bit from original.  Not too far though, mind you.

Has anyone encountered a similar problem?  Finding a supplier who seels anything but individual lights is a pain.  I don't want to cut into my beautiful S/S paneling and find out that what I've installed is obsolete tomorrow.  Hell, I've got a computer like that!  Undecided

Please, let the idea flow like water in a river.  Speaking of flowing....Jack is calling!  Every time I pass through Lynchburg...I throw a wreath on Jack's grave! Roll Eyes

NCbob
Logged
Nick Badame Refrig/ACC
1989, MCI 102C3, 8V92T, HT740, 06' conversion FMCA# F-27317-S "Wife- 1969 Italian/German Style"
Global Moderator
Hero Member
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 4868


Nick & Michelle Badame


WWW
« Reply #1 on: May 25, 2006, 06:50:56 PM »

Bob,

Next time you visit JACK, check on my property. It's in a field behind the distillery. Your foot should be able to cover my whole lot!

The only thing that makes me crazy is Jack D.   Hope them lights work for ya!

Nick-
Logged

Whatever it takes!-GITIT DONE! 
Commercial Refrigeration- Ice machines- Heating & Air/ Atlantic Custom Coach Inc.
Master Mason- Cannon Lodge #104
https://www.facebook.com/atlanticcustomcoach
www.atlanticcustomcoach.com
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.18 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!