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Forum: Transmission
April 4th, 2019, 07:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

5 seals! that'll last me 200 years since this one...

5 seals! that'll last me 200 years since this one was original! i'm planning on hauling the bullet out and bringing it with me. I'm pretty excited to not have to use oven cleaner on my garage floor...
Forum: Transmission
April 3rd, 2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

awesome, thanks for the feedback man, i'll do...

awesome, thanks for the feedback man, i'll do just that there are a couple near my place
Forum: Transmission
April 3rd, 2019, 04:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

72 Cutlass 'S' - Which O Ring / Seals for speedo gear

Hi All,

I noticed a leak coming from my speedometer housing (transmission...
Forum: Small Blocks
February 15th, 2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Man, that's a drag. Is blasting an option down in...

Man, that's a drag. Is blasting an option down in your area?

I'll definitely drop you a line if i'm around. Kingston's just down the road from Albany IIRC.
Forum: Small Blocks
February 15th, 2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Rain, and lots of it!

Rain, and lots of it!
Forum: Small Blocks
February 14th, 2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Hi Eric, Those pictures look fantastic....

Hi Eric,

Those pictures look fantastic. Thanks for posting them! You should grab the boat over from Portland to Nova Scotia next summer so we can skip the video and hear the real thing! There's a...
Forum: Small Blocks
February 14th, 2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Eric, Do you have a video or audio track of...

Eric,

Do you have a video or audio track of your rig running the classic exhaust setup? I just had Scott quote me shipping to canada and it's quite reasonable.

Cheers!

-Tony
Forum: Small Blocks
February 14th, 2018, 07:10 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Did you ever get the classic exhaust on? I'm...

Did you ever get the classic exhaust on? I'm really curious what it sounds like, i'm a bit late on my car restoration but i'm getting ready to place an order!

A video would be awesome if you have...
Forum: Electrical
August 16th, 2017, 10:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Thanks for the help guys, i'm going to try this...

Thanks for the help guys, i'm going to try this all tonight. This has literally been bugging me for 10 years and i'm happy we're getting to the bottom of it.
Forum: Electrical
August 16th, 2017, 10:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Is it possible to take the little spring loaded...

Is it possible to take the little spring loaded part out and clean it? I'm going to try the WD-40 thing as well as what Eric suggested above for piece of mind.
Forum: Electrical
August 16th, 2017, 09:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

I will try that, but is the method of grounding...

I will try that, but is the method of grounding through the bumper body? maybe i should clean up the contacts and see if that helps as well?
Forum: Electrical
August 16th, 2017, 05:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Alright so i made some diagnostic progress last...

Alright so i made some diagnostic progress last night!

Here shows a picture of what happens when i pull the switch into the first position:
...
Forum: Electrical
August 15th, 2017, 11:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

I shall check and report back! thanks all

I shall check and report back! thanks all
August 15th, 2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Dick! how are you? How is the w-30 coming along? ...

Dick! how are you? How is the w-30 coming along?

I actually moved out to halifax 3 years ago and have only just started getting back into working on the cutlass but it has been going well so far....
August 15th, 2017, 08:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

i meant it was damaged under the stainless! when...

i meant it was damaged under the stainless! when i removed the stainless to paint the car theres about a 1/4" dip in the metal, looks like he hit a curb at some point.

also to make it a 'real'...
Forum: Electrical
August 15th, 2017, 07:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

72 Cutlass Marker light correct operation question

Hi All,

When i pull my headlamp switch on to the first position (the one where only the marker lights come on and not the headlamps), one of my front bumper lights (in red below) turns on, and...
August 15th, 2017, 04:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

And he's pretty fierce! Actually he really enjoys...

And he's pretty fierce! Actually he really enjoys the bench seat and non-air bags in the car so he can ride up front and bark at stuff.



I actually keep a guestbook in the glovebox of my car...
August 15th, 2017, 04:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

The previous owner made a huge dent on the rocker...

The previous owner made a huge dent on the rocker panel that he covered up with stainless.... I think the rocker panels were galvanized steel right? I might have to cut and weld in a new piece to...
August 14th, 2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 603
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

It only took 10 years..

Hi All,

As many of you know i've been building this cutlass for the better part of a decade now (and thanks to lots of help from this forum) i got her out to her first car show in Digby, NS this...
August 10th, 2017, 06:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,153
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Wow that sounds like a rough deal, do you have...

Wow that sounds like a rough deal, do you have any pictures of the fiber concepts or thorton hood??
Forum: Body work
August 9th, 2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 10,282
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

That's the problem! I had restored those old...

That's the problem! I had restored those old 4-4-2 grilles years ago and they came with 1971 grill surround mouldings. I have the trim pieces that go on the hood but they are for the 1972 year, so...
Forum: Body work
August 9th, 2017, 07:47 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 10,282
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Hey Al, Are you thinking of going with a...

Hey Al,

Are you thinking of going with a fiberglass hood? I just cut and buffed the 'in-my-driveway' paintjob that i did 4 years ago and now am kind of itching for one, but dont want to pay the...
August 9th, 2017, 07:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,153
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

What did you end up going with? I'm trying to...

What did you end up going with? I'm trying to source one locally up here in Canada before i go for ebay or thortons.
June 7th, 2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

I've heard really great things about the Thorton...

I've heard really great things about the Thorton hoods but i just can't seem to bite the bullet and pay the 3500 USD that is required to get my hands on one..

Sometimes those "all fiberglass"...
June 7th, 2017, 05:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Thanks Al, i'll post some pictures of my garage...

Thanks Al, i'll post some pictures of my garage when i get a chance, it's only a single but it's better than working on my cutlass in an underground parkade..

If you say the bumper is in great...
June 2nd, 2017, 09:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Al, Great to hear from you! It's been about...

Al,

Great to hear from you! It's been about the same for me. I moved out to Halifax from Quebec and finally bought a house so i'll have a place to store and work on my car.

I'm just looking...
June 2nd, 2017, 07:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Boy, do i know the feeling, i have: - Rear...

Boy, do i know the feeling, i have:

- Rear Control arm bushings to install
- Transmission oil change and filter
- Fender stainless polish and installation
- Carb rebuild
- Find and install a...
June 2nd, 2017, 06:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 361
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Spring MAW

Dear All,

Anyone wake up in the morning, realise it's summer, then also realise that you didn't work on the million projects you planned on doing over the winter on your car?

If i get started...
September 13th, 2016, 05:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 616
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

No worries man, it's almost winter so no rush on...

No worries man, it's almost winter so no rush on my side.

although i havn't had to plow any snow yet lol
September 12th, 2016, 08:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 616
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

If purple doesn't grab it would you be willing to...

If purple doesn't grab it would you be willing to ship to Halifax, Nova Scotia?

I have a NOS front bumper in driver quality on my car right now and this one would probably match nicely.
...
August 26th, 2016, 06:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 878
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Cool! Let me look into it I'll get back to you ...

Cool! Let me look into it I'll get back to you

Cheers,

Tony
August 26th, 2016, 08:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 878
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Any chance the hood is bamboo yellow? :) I've got...

Any chance the hood is bamboo yellow? :) I've got a hood but she's slowly rusting on the underside, so i'm toying between going big with a thortons or sticking with standard.

Thanks!

Also,...
Forum: Small Blocks
August 24th, 2016, 07:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

I'm definitely going to plug the crossover port,...

I'm definitely going to plug the crossover port, i'm not much of a purist but am a fan of whatever is closest to being gentlemanly in an olds.
Forum: Small Blocks
August 23rd, 2016, 04:29 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

I shall take pictures as soon as i get home from...

I shall take pictures as soon as i get home from work!

I actually had the passenger door off the car yesterday cleaning up a bit of rust on the bottom door lip.

I'm getting back into working...
Forum: Small Blocks
August 22nd, 2016, 07:20 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Wait, where are these studs you speak of? ...

Wait, where are these studs you speak of?

All i have is a plumbing simple propane torch, if i picked one up with MAPP gas would that do the trick?
Forum: Small Blocks
August 21st, 2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Power mig* not mug..

Power mig* not mug..
Forum: Small Blocks
August 21st, 2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

I do! I bought a Lincoln power mug 180 when I...

I do! I bought a Lincoln power mug 180 when I welded on my cowl and did my driver quarter panel.

I guess what I was worried about was getting off the old single exhaust and crossover.. Or do...
Forum: Small Blocks
August 19th, 2016, 09:49 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Hey Eric, I heard back from Scott, he...

Hey Eric,

I heard back from Scott, he quoted me 540$ (USD) shipped to my door in Nova Scotia.

I'm wondering if I should be bringing my car with the kit to a professional to install or attempt...
August 14th, 2016, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 431
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

Hey man! Hope alls well, any idea what it...

Hey man!

Hope alls well, any idea what it would cost to get the sway bar and rear control arms up to Halifax? Not sure if it would be too crazy or not

Cheers,

Tony
Forum: Small Blocks
May 8th, 2016, 08:16 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,594
Posted By Tony72Cutlass'S'

So, some of these kits have resonators, what do...

So, some of these kits have resonators, what do they do?

I would 'really' like to get as close to stock sounding as possible, that's why I started looking into inline tube in the first place.
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