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June 6th, 2019, 07:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By 1970greensupreme

LOL, BFH is big freaken hammer

LOL, BFH is big freaken hammer
June 5th, 2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Pitman arm puller and if stubborn you can use a...

Pitman arm puller and if stubborn you can use a large pry bar, place it on the edge of the pitman arm from the top where it splines onto the steering box shaft and give it a whack with a bfh
May 15th, 2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,891
Posted By 1970greensupreme

It's a smaller world than we think. You may meet...

It's a smaller world than we think. You may meet up with him.
May 15th, 2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,891
Posted By 1970greensupreme

It was either early 2019 or late 2018. It was a...

It was either early 2019 or late 2018. It was a large fairly new home. The article did not make mention of the car, I just saw it parked in the driveway and the garage door was open. I just looked it...
May 14th, 2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,891
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Welcome to the forum. I see you just bought your...

Welcome to the forum. I see you just bought your 69 Hurst. There's another one pretty close to you, I"m not sure if they are a member here. I remember seeing a new report about a fire in Glastonbury...
May 9th, 2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 853
Posted By 1970greensupreme

What rear do you have? An O type or Chevy 12...

What rear do you have? An O type or Chevy 12 bolt. O type have 12 bolts, cover to housing but only use 10 bolts to secure the ring gear to the carrier.
May 1st, 2019, 03:51 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,133
Posted By 1970greensupreme

First, are your willwood calipers fixed or...

First, are your willwood calipers fixed or floating calipers in the front. When they start to drag, is it both fronts, both rears, all four or just one? You may have residual pressure drag, once the...
Forum: Body & Paint
March 1st, 2019, 03:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I have heard about the "Ghost Line" since doing a...

I have heard about the "Ghost Line" since doing a little more research. I've been using Evercoat Gold so far as well as using a product from USC, All metal on my weld seams as a base. LOL, next time...
Forum: Body & Paint
February 28th, 2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 273
Posted By 1970greensupreme

70 Cutlass Supreme quarter skins

Hopefully in a few months I'll be at the point of repairing the quarters on my 70 Cutlass Supreme.. I'm asking for anyone's opinion on panel bonding versus butt weld. I'm planning on going about 2...
February 7th, 2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 513
Posted By 1970greensupreme

LOL, I wonder what mine is worth, 3:91 from my...

LOL, I wonder what mine is worth, 3:91 from my 70. Still has the OE bell drums and OE wheel cyls
Forum: Transmission
January 17th, 2019, 06:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 698
Posted By 1970greensupreme

a modulator does not firm or make less firm...

a modulator does not firm or make less firm shifts. It's used to determine load, gov. is used for max shift RPM working in conjunction with the modulator.
Forum: Transmission
January 17th, 2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 698
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Might be due to the modulator valve. Load may be...

Might be due to the modulator valve. Load may be different 1-2 then 2-3. Mod valve shifts due to load, gov is rpm. Check into adjusting the Modulator, most have a allen or screw driver lot in the vac...
January 11th, 2019, 04:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 291
Posted By 1970greensupreme

This all depends on what level of car you want...

This all depends on what level of car you want inspected. I'm a self employed adjuster, specialty is mainly mechanical adjusting, engines, trans, suspensions etc. but at one time I would do...
Forum: The Clubhouse
January 10th, 2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 832
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Hit a telephone pole at a high rate of speed in...

Hit a telephone pole at a high rate of speed in 1985, sen in high school in a 1980 Olds Omega. The impact was so great that myself and the passenger in the front seat had our pants split from the...
January 5th, 2019, 01:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By 1970greensupreme

if your running headers and true dual, about 4...

if your running headers and true dual, about 4 inches or so back from collector. Manifolds, anywhere from 4-6 inches from manifold to down pipe. You can either weld a bung in the exhaust or they sell...
January 4th, 2019, 03:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 278
Posted By 1970greensupreme

House fire in Somers CT

Watching the news this morning and they reported on a house fire, the owner got out and managed to get a couple of cars out of his garage and although at a distance I can see it's a 69 Hurst Olds. I...
January 2nd, 2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 483
Posted By 1970greensupreme

If you PM me your info hear I can get in touch...

If you PM me your info hear I can get in touch with him. I've known him for 30 years but I'd rather send your info to him and he'll handle contacting you.
Forum: Body work
December 6th, 2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 666
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I've been there a few times. Show room is about...

I've been there a few times. Show room is about 20x30. Warehouse looks pretty large in back. I have gotten stuff that they didn't stock. If you time it right they do a stock order monthly and just...
Forum: Body work
December 6th, 2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 666
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I stick with auto body specialty since it's only...

I stick with auto body specialty since it's only a 30 minute ride and can put hands on what I need and no shipping and return. One of the only benefits of living in CT the way I see it.
Forum: Cutlass
November 20th, 2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,106
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I stand corrected. I remember reading an article...

I stand corrected. I remember reading an article or somewhere here that QB code was late 1970 and only 4spd with 3:42 and higher. I have also heard there's only 500 or so examples originally made...
Forum: Cutlass
November 20th, 2018, 03:24 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,106
Posted By 1970greensupreme

LOL, that buddy is me. I've known Steve since we...

LOL, that buddy is me. I've known Steve since we were kids. I think the car at the show would not have the QB engine though. That engine only came with 3:42 or 3:91's. you got she standard engine...
November 19th, 2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I really don't watch but I see a Connecticut guy,...

I really don't watch but I see a Connecticut guy, Lagona won. He grew up about 15 miles from me.
Forum: Cutlass
November 19th, 2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,106
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Wow, pretty much how mine looked before starting...

Wow, pretty much how mine looked before starting the restoration. Mine has a M21 instead of the M20 and has black int but same top, paint. Mine was a 3:91 geared car. I wonder what g/ratio this one...
Forum: Cutlass
November 8th, 2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,106
Posted By 1970greensupreme

it was the 4th week of May and I believe the carb...

it was the 4th week of May and I believe the carb is model 7043253
Forum: Cutlass
November 8th, 2018, 04:37 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,106
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I own this one and am in the process of frame...

I own this one and am in the process of frame off. Luckily I have all the original parts down to the carb, manifolds, everything. Hopefully I'll have it done by 2020....
November 6th, 2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 908
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I'm thinking this car has an air pump, the pump...

I'm thinking this car has an air pump, the pump should not be pumping air, aka 02 into the exhaust on decel. If it does and you dumping fuel on decel that will cause the un-burnt fuel and 02 to fire...
November 4th, 2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 628
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Ya know, I build an engine, trans or pretty much...

Ya know, I build an engine, trans or pretty much a whole car from the ground up but can't figure out how to flip a pic once it's uploaded here.
November 4th, 2018, 05:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 628
Posted By 1970greensupreme

actually, my Supreme is a later 70 production...

actually, my Supreme is a later 70 production with a qb engine which uses a cam from a 69 400. Spec on that cam is .472 lift, 286/286 duration and uses a unique carb, p/n7043253 which has larger...
November 4th, 2018, 04:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 628
Posted By 1970greensupreme

actually, my Supreme is a later 70 production...

actually, my Supreme is a later 70 production with a qb engine which uses a cam from a 69 400. Spec on that cam is .472 lift, 286/286 duration and uses a unique carb, p/n7043253 which has larger...
November 3rd, 2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 628
Posted By 1970greensupreme

My 70 Supreme is about as close to a W31 as you...

My 70 Supreme is about as close to a W31 as you can get with it's engine/trans/rear/ralley pack. We can dream...
Forum: Big Blocks
October 30th, 2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,211
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Sounds like valvetrain to me. It's way to...

Sounds like valvetrain to me. It's way to consistent with engine speed to be anything belt driven, ie waterpump. Way to metalic for an exhaust leak. I'd pull valve covers and start there. Let us know.
Forum: Big Blocks
September 26th, 2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 807
Posted By 1970greensupreme

was gonna say this. You need big block frame and...

was gonna say this. You need big block frame and engine mounts or it will hit,,,,,,,ask me how I know, LOL
September 26th, 2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 651
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I like the sound of 50 series flowmasters. 3...

I like the sound of 50 series flowmasters. 3 chamber, not the 2 like a 40 or 44. BTW, a lot of times the quieter the exhaust gets from the outside or riding behind the worse the drone is. I have a...
Forum: Big Blocks
September 16th, 2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 599
Posted By 1970greensupreme

If you pull the plugs you'll get specs on the...

If you pull the plugs you'll get specs on the porcelin. Make sure your running the right heat range, 52 degree's is way much for that combo IMO. What's your total without mech advance and what is...
September 16th, 2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,740
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Not all gasket makers are created the same...

Not all gasket makers are created the same either. Chrysler makes one for there trans pans that works well. Honda-bond sold at Honda and MB. They set up quicker and are super resistant to oil.
September 16th, 2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 891
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I went to technical school in the 80's and we had...

I went to technical school in the 80's and we had a Buick donated that once done with had to be destroyed
September 16th, 2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,740
Posted By 1970greensupreme

I wonder if he used the original bathtub metal...

I wonder if he used the original bathtub metal gasket or composite gaskets
September 15th, 2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,740
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Laugh but if you want to be safe I had a friend...

Laugh but if you want to be safe I had a friend who had a vac leak in a newly built and painted SBF. I got a cigar and blew in through a manifold vac port while covering the throttle body and found a...
September 15th, 2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,740
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Unhappy The starter fluid trick will work but beware,...

The starter fluid trick will work but beware, I've seen a good fire start and blow back in a guys face who had an arcing wire
Forum: Small Blocks
September 12th, 2018, 04:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 582
Posted By 1970greensupreme

Like I said, it all depends on how long it's been...

Like I said, it all depends on how long it's been since it's run and how it was stored when it wasn't running.
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