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1. Finally got another Spridget (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Wed, 22 Mar 2006 20:19:10 -0600
Hey Guys, I'm back, just bought a Bugeye. 1275 30 over, balanced, ported with a little cam. Should be fun, can't wait to go pick it up! Mark Nashville 66 TR4A 60 Bugeye 06 GLI and a Jeep!
/html/spridgets/2006-03/msg00924.html (6,389 bytes)

2. Dual Master w/Ribcase and Front Disc Brakes (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Sun, 26 Mar 2006 11:23:44 -0600
I seem to recall some issues with the 1275 conversion ribcase slave and disc brakes on a Bugeye. The owner of the car I am going to pickup (hopefully) tells me that the clutch petal engages near the
/html/spridgets/2006-03/msg01046.html (7,031 bytes)

3. Re: Tire availability? Verdestein (score: 1)
Author: "Mark Endicott" <>
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2006 14:43:17 -0600
They have a line called Sprint Classic, I just put a set of 185/70 HR 15 on my TR4. Only 250 miles but they are nice handling tires so far.. Mark Nashville What ever happened to Vredestein? Peter C.
/html/spridgets/2006-03/msg01125.html (6,586 bytes)

4. eBay Bugeye (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Sun, 2 Apr 2006 20:15:41 -0500
4 days and 1400 miles later I didn't pick up the red Bugeye after all. It was not as advertised when I got there (couldn't even drive it), never again will I buy a car on eBay! But, the good news is
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00057.html (6,721 bytes)

5. Re: eBay Bugeye (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Tue, 4 Apr 2006 08:28:02 -0500
Hi Linda, Here is the eBay item number 4622520021 The car looked good in the pictures but the quality of work was terrible. Plus the car was un-driveable. Thanks for the tip on the shipper. Mark Hi M
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00098.html (7,294 bytes)

6. Bugeye Commission Number Plate (score: 1)
Author: "Mark Endicott" <>
Date: Thu, 6 Apr 2006 16:11:49 -0500
I seem to recall that the Bugeye had a commission number plate mounted on the right frame rail somewhere. Does anybody know where to get a correct blank plate? Thanks Mark Nashville
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00135.html (6,604 bytes)

7. Bugeye VIN Decoding (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Sat, 8 Apr 2006 15:28:23 -0500
Another Bugeye question. I received my Bugeye title today and have a question: The title lists the car as AN516894. I believe that it should be AN5L6894, am I correct in thinking that a 58 Bugeye wou
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00178.html (7,321 bytes)

8. My New Bugeye (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2006 20:42:50 -0500
The big truck pulled up yesterday morning with my new Bugeye. It was in good company with a couple of 1930's Rolls Royce's underneath it. Sure hope it didn't drop any oil on them. It backed out just
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00344.html (7,477 bytes)

9. Late HS2 Vaccum Port? (score: 1)
Author: "Mark Endicott" <>
Date: Thu, 13 Apr 2006 10:22:41 -0500
I brought my Haynes to work with me this morning to see if I could find the info I needed to put the HS2's back on the Bugeye but it's not there. The version of carbs I have are the late 1275 that do
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00367.html (7,163 bytes)

10. Bugeye Cave (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Fri, 14 Apr 2006 23:22:21 -0500
I finally got to crawl in the back of the Bugeye. There are a couple of fiberboard side panels and a piece of black armacord on the floor which will clean up nicely. What are others doing with the ex
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00479.html (6,396 bytes)

11. Just Curious (score: 1)
Author: "Mark Endicott" <>
Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 10:12:16 -0500
Way back in the 60's I lived next door to a family in Greenfield, Indiana. One of the kids that lived there had a Bugeye which she kept until about 1997 or so. I ran into her a while back and she tol
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00617.html (7,060 bytes)

12. Re: Hi, I'm new (score: 1)
Author: "Mark Endicott" <>
Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 11:05:22 -0500
But enjoy the first three hours and 45 minutes first! Swallow the blue pill But if you swallow the blue bill and experience an erection that lasts more than four hours, consult your physician. Robert
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00626.html (8,456 bytes)

13. Re: pills (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2006 08:26:47 -0500
OUCH! Kinda like getting the MC stuck? I actually know someone that this happened to. They tell me that it was no fun! After the first three hours! :) He added that it was hard to get through the ER
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00712.html (7,193 bytes)

14. Re: 18 MPG???? (score: 1)
Author: "Mark Endicott" <>
Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2006 10:00:59 -0500
Lester, You got kids? I once thought my Acura was only getting about 10 miles per gallon until if found the siphon pump in my 17 years old daughters trunk. Her comment was "hey Dad, you taught me how
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00722.html (7,841 bytes)

15. Car Shipping Info (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2006 19:42:17 -0500
Just for future reference; I had my Bugeye shipped from Rockford, Ill to Nashville last week by Passport/FedEx. I called the order in on Wednesday afternoon, they picked up the car on Saturday morni
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00737.html (8,732 bytes)

16. Bugeye Windshield Seal (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2006 21:02:00 -0500
Getting in to more stuff on my new Bugeye. It looks like the windscreen has the original glass to frame seal. It is hard as a rock! I think I know how to put a new seal in but how do you get the old
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg00890.html (6,634 bytes)

17. Bugeye Steering Column (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 07:38:30 -0500
On my Bugeye with a 1275 if found the steering column just touches the left motor mount. It is rubbing the paint off but there is no serious wear. As I recall the later Spridgets had a much smaller d
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg01060.html (6,993 bytes)

18. Re: Bugeye Steering Column (score: 1)
Author: "Mark Endicott" <>
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 10:04:31 -0500
Thanks Glen, that's what it looked like to me too. Mark, The left motor mount should have a factory provided scallop in the edge of the left side mount that allows clearance of the steering shaft. If
/html/spridgets/2006-04/msg01068.html (6,970 bytes)

19. Tonneau Snaps? (score: 1)
Author: "Mark Endicott" <>
Date: Mon, 1 May 2006 09:55:42 -0500
The tonneau cover that arrived with my Bugeye has two flaps sewn in about the center with the seam to the rear of the car. It looks like these are intended to allow the cover to be fastened to the bu
/html/spridgets/2006-05/msg00017.html (6,706 bytes)

20. Bugeye Steering Column (score: 1)
Author: "Mark" <>
Date: Wed, 3 May 2006 07:51:31 -0500
It is beginning to look like I spend one night in the garage and then have more questions for the list, hope I am not wearing you all out! Last night I pulled the steering shaft off of the rack so I
/html/spridgets/2006-05/msg00083.html (7,067 bytes)

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