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August 5th, 2016, 08:20 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

So sorry to hear this, Chris I truly enjoyed your...

So sorry to hear this, Chris I truly enjoyed your quirky sense of humor and personality. Most of all I will our phone conversations regarding 68's our common love. RIP we lost a really good guy and...
July 11th, 2016, 03:07 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Hi Mark from pics it looks legit , original...

Hi Mark from pics it looks legit , original integrity of casting looks unscathed . However 72 is not my year so I would check with Sam Grewal far as date codes and ect. He has vast pics to match with
February 9th, 2016, 11:20 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Agreed couldnt make this stuff up lol

Agreed couldnt make this stuff up lol
February 9th, 2016, 10:25 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

My point is one cannot without paperwork...

My point is one cannot without paperwork substantiate with 100% certainty that it is authentic.

Of course OW tag is essential in the autos and one can make an educated guess based on that and...
February 9th, 2016, 08:07 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Dave you need to away from this seller and move...

Dave you need to away from this seller and move to something with paperwork or as many have said purchase a clone. I have seen this car personally in Meriden and it is anything but a W-30.
February 9th, 2016, 08:05 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

We need to be careful pluralizing this its just...

We need to be careful pluralizing this its just one guy. Steve although mentioned by virtue of his name on block hardly implicates him being associated with this car.
February 7th, 2016, 08:22 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

wow, good info

wow, good info
February 7th, 2016, 08:18 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

In my opinion without the fore mentioned how can...

In my opinion without the fore mentioned how can there be absolute proof without documentation with respects to these years
February 7th, 2016, 07:59 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Dave, I would REALLY move on from this car and...

Dave, I would REALLY move on from this car and what ridiculous claims of what car John can potentially create for you......

Far as engine w Steve's name on it , Steve does do a lot of business w...
February 7th, 2016, 07:51 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Absolutely w regards to 68 and 69 W cars no...

Absolutely w regards to 68 and 69 W cars no docs/Canadian verification - no absolute proof
February 7th, 2016, 04:59 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

pics

here is what Dave sent me
February 7th, 2016, 04:50 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

car pic

present car pic
February 7th, 2016, 04:46 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Joe there are pics that I just received re OW...

Joe there are pics that I just received re OW stamp. The vin from what current owner says it barely made out..... Dave is sending pics to Sam who apparently can cross reference w his saved data.
February 7th, 2016, 04:06 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Sue Dave what other pics

Sue Dave what other pics
February 7th, 2016, 03:35 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

picture of numbers matching block

date code is 99 beginning of April 69
February 7th, 2016, 03:33 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

car pics

pic of ebay listing

second pic repainted by current owner

scoops look re-pop w the bend in bottom middle
February 7th, 2016, 03:10 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Yes post np

Yes post np
February 7th, 2016, 03:07 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Dave shows such as them don't check carb, dist...

Dave shows such as them don't check carb, dist numbers or anything for that matter

The parts in pics are not specific to 69 w30
February 7th, 2016, 02:49 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

That was the other maybe ty

That was the other maybe ty
February 7th, 2016, 02:18 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

last pic for now cowl tag

Car was sold as original car w black interior per owner. As you can see 937 is parchment buckets not black which would be 930. Also maybe another issue.....
February 7th, 2016, 02:11 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Carbs

Carb should be 7029254 but instead owner received 7029253 which is a manual 69 4 speed carb. Now I have had 5 over the years and none of had this stamping. Next carb is 7028254 which is this was a 68...
February 7th, 2016, 02:06 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

OW tag

This is the pic of OW tag...............................
February 7th, 2016, 02:05 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

dist

obviously not correct , as it should be a 1111933 not a 70 non w-30 dist
February 7th, 2016, 02:04 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

These pics are from Dave who has received them...

These pics are from Dave who has received them from current owner of car. I am posting them per him as he would like input from others. I have not talked to current owner so only know what I am...
February 7th, 2016, 01:57 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Dave, sorry couldnt go there, but hopefully...

Dave, sorry couldnt go there, but hopefully pending your pics you can get Steve or someone else to help you.
February 7th, 2016, 10:16 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Luke grab it all!!!!!!!

Luke grab it all!!!!!!!
February 4th, 2016, 07:43 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Due to cam specs in 68/69 W-30's there wasnt...

Due to cam specs in 68/69 W-30's there wasnt enough vacuum for power brakes. So my guess is a different cam in that car.
February 4th, 2016, 06:15 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

That is completely untrue, there were other...

That is completely untrue, there were other contributors on that site that produced reliable information. Furthermore many collaborated with Joe on many sections in FAQ for instance, so their wrong...
February 4th, 2016, 01:51 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Hi dave I am on the east coast , ct to be exact. ...

Hi dave I am on the east coast , ct to be exact.
My suggestion is if new owner wants to sell then get very specific pics. The pics should include ow tag, carb pic w 7029254, top of red wells, dist...
February 4th, 2016, 12:50 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Hi dave best thing to do when you find a car of...

Hi dave best thing to do when you find a car of interest let me know and can navigate you what to look for.

Can't stress enough if it doesn't have paper work treat as a 442 w w-30 components.
...
February 4th, 2016, 07:38 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Far as all the other interesting fore mentioned...

Far as all the other interesting fore mentioned information above ; my suggestion run away from these cars and him.

Also far as potential future purchase - in the 68/69 land no
Paper work be...
February 4th, 2016, 07:31 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

W32 were four speed motors w an og tranny behind...

W32 were four speed motors w an og tranny behind them. Yes rarer than w-30s however very easy to clone . Fender wells were black all automatic .
Used a 9253 carb so no special carb. Dist number was...
January 31st, 2016, 05:45 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Sold

Sold
January 31st, 2016, 12:17 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

yeah last I know it was sold at a auction to...

yeah last I know it was sold at a auction to whomever.
January 31st, 2016, 12:16 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Yes, I am glad as well Phil was compensated. ...

Yes, I am glad as well Phil was compensated.

I agree what you are saying Stefano on a broad spectrum. But that wasnt the only issue here. The base plate was from a different carb as well, thus...
January 21st, 2016, 08:00 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

same carb, I did not alter it nor did Phil. I had...

same carb, I did not alter it nor did Phil. I had it and found one w correct date code. He never utilized it for a W-31 w no drivetrain, he subsequently bought a documented 31 and it has been sitting...
January 21st, 2016, 07:56 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

That is what is being said, apparently cloned...

That is what is being said, apparently cloned prior to Scott's ownership. I for one dont have enough info regarding that nor know where the car is present day.
January 21st, 2016, 05:28 AM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Ty Morgan, but for now it appears a lot of wasted...

Ty Morgan, but for now it appears a lot of wasted energy as I have not heard from owner far as workout plan. But I am done nothing else more I can or will do.
January 19th, 2016, 06:33 PM
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Posted By dnmfranco

Me and Scott have reached a mutual agreement with...

Me and Scott have reached a mutual agreement with regards to this.
January 19th, 2016, 02:44 PM
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Views: 50,112
Posted By dnmfranco

back peddling really , initiating a query and to...

back peddling really , initiating a query and to see what can be done is not back peddling

I know I pointed the finger at Steve per you problem here is you you dont have enough info. Why because...
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