My 66 Delta 88

Old February 18th, 2009, 07:10 PM
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My 66 Delta 88

I had posted an update in the paint section because I finally got the thing painted, but I guess it should have been posted here. It definitely qualifies as a "major build". Some of you guys helped me with some engine issues probably nearly a year ago and I promised updates. i didn't forget, It's just been going very slowly. Here she is as of this week.
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Old February 20th, 2009, 11:16 AM
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66 delta

This is very kool, I like
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Old February 20th, 2009, 11:26 AM
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Awesome. Any more photos? Interior?
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Old February 20th, 2009, 12:49 PM
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No interior yet. It's in the works right now. Probably going to be black on black with red trim, but it's not finalized yet. I'll let you know soon. I hope. We're also building custom trunk panels that will house the stereo and a console that will house the touch screen dvd/navigation system as well as the gauges. It will be a while yet, It's hard to find enough time in the day.
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sweet ride . i am working on 65 sedan and hope that it ends up as nice as your 66
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Old March 16th, 2009, 07:51 AM
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looks sweet. The paint turned out great
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Old March 28th, 2009, 04:58 PM
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Thanks guys. This week we swapped the coil springs for some from an 85 Cutlass. It put me about 4 inches lower in the rear & 3 in the front. Hopefully ride quality won't suffer too bad this way and if I don't like it I can put it right back.
Put new drums, hoses & cylinders on the brakes, a shift kit in the 400, a new switch for the torque converter/kickdown and a new speedo cable. I lucked out on some of the parts I needed. My local mechanic hooked me up with another local mechanic that has a decent collection of Olds & parts cars lying around. I'll see what he has & make sure he doesn't mind if I post his number on the board, if he's not already on here.
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NICE!!
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