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June 20th, 2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 526
Posted By D. Yaros

Gotta love the lines on the '62! Welcome to CO!

Gotta love the lines on the '62! Welcome to CO!
Forum: Other
June 20th, 2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 449
Posted By D. Yaros

Have no answers but would appreciate learning...

Have no answers but would appreciate learning what you found and the solution.
June 12th, 2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,014
Posted By D. Yaros

Speaking for myself, in such circumstances, I...

Speaking for myself, in such circumstances, I prime the carb by filling the float bowls through the carb vent tubes first.
Forum: Body work
June 12th, 2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 544
Posted By D. Yaros

Hard to form a visual image of what you need. ...

Hard to form a visual image of what you need. What do the clips hold; exterior trim, interior door panel, what?

You might try Mr. G's Fasteners https://mrgusa.com/ or talk to the folk at...
June 12th, 2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,778
Posted By D. Yaros

Two that have been doing just this for quite some...

Two that have been doing just this for quite some time, with excellent results -
Sparky's Carburetor Service http://www.sparkyscarbs.com/
Daytona Parts Co http://www.daytonaparts.com/
June 12th, 2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,015
Posted By D. Yaros

A very nice looking ride! Also, a warm welcome...

A very nice looking ride! Also, a warm welcome to CO from a former "Queen City" resident!
June 3rd, 2019, 11:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,018
Posted By D. Yaros

Have to wonder, ask, why could not one modify the...

Have to wonder, ask, why could not one modify the crossover pipe to work? Cut it and cap it on the driver side and reroute it on the passenger side to the underside of the chassis?
June 1st, 2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 788
Posted By D. Yaros

Another former Hoosier welcomes you to CO! 1964,...

Another former Hoosier welcomes you to CO! 1964, the last year for the venerable 394 c.i. V8.
May 15th, 2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 815
Posted By D. Yaros

Welcome, those models are few and far between and...

Welcome, those models are few and far between and I suspect even fewer and farther between in Alaska!
May 15th, 2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 214
Posted By D. Yaros

There should be an adjustable brake light switch...

There should be an adjustable brake light switch under the brake pedal arm. It may need adjusting?
Forum: Big Blocks
May 4th, 2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 7,942
Posted By D. Yaros

It does not work as the info has been moved to...

It does not work as the info has been moved to another host. The current/correct link is -
http://graylady.atwebpages.com/CarbRebuild.htm
Forum: Big Blocks
May 4th, 2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 7,942
Posted By D. Yaros

Am I to understand that a Jetaway will bolt up...

Am I to understand that a Jetaway will bolt up without a need to modify the floor pan (hump)? If so which year Jetaway is used in this swap?
April 29th, 2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,897
Posted By D. Yaros

I have seen a few of the Pontalinas over time. ...

I have seen a few of the Pontalinas over time. Each and every one claims to be a 1 of 1?
Forum: Eighty-Eight
April 12th, 2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By D. Yaros

Yes, they should interchange.

Yes, they should interchange.
Forum: Ninety-Eight
April 4th, 2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By D. Yaros

There should be a tire pressure decal either on...

There should be a tire pressure decal either on the door jamb or on the inside of the glove box door. Ony full-size 62 Olds with radials I keep my tires at 34 lbs.
April 4th, 2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 218
Posted By D. Yaros

Welcome! You will find a lot of help here, and...

Welcome! You will find a lot of help here, and nice folk!
April 3rd, 2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 15,490
Posted By D. Yaros

A very fine job! Lookin' good! Did you...

A very fine job! Lookin' good!

Did you double up the rubber strips? If so, what did you use to bond the rubber?
March 29th, 2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 375
Posted By D. Yaros

I would suggest that no matter what you choose to...

I would suggest that no matter what you choose to use, that you drape the body of the car in some water proof material to prevent any chemical from getting on the newly painted surfaces!
March 28th, 2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 697
Posted By D. Yaros

Not familiar with this car, but wonder if there...

Not familiar with this car, but wonder if there is a surface at the top/behind the seat where the boot could be secured with velcro?
March 27th, 2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By D. Yaros

Are we to just divine which year/model this will...

Are we to just divine which year/model this will fit?
Forum: Eighty-Eight
March 26th, 2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 847
Posted By D. Yaros

First I have ever heard of any truck exhaust...

First I have ever heard of any truck exhaust manifold being able to be utilized for the purpose of converting from single to dual exhaust?

Generally what is needed is a driver side dual exhaust...
Forum: Cars For Sale
March 18th, 2019, 11:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,670
Posted By D. Yaros

As am I. I am doing all I can to be reasonable in...

As am I. I am doing all I can to be reasonable in terms of pricing and have to say, $25,500 is a veritable bargain for a car with 35,756 documented miles in this condition!

Take all the help I can...
Forum: Cars For Sale
March 17th, 2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,670
Posted By D. Yaros

And a "great deal" has gotten even better at a...

And a "great deal" has gotten even better at a price of $25,500!
March 12th, 2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 15,490
Posted By D. Yaros

PM sent. Here are pics of the product - ...

PM sent. Here are pics of the product -
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/classicoldsmobile.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/100_2359_c303e8af4148e194138eec85124d3d9fc6c052aa.jpg...
March 9th, 2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 15,490
Posted By D. Yaros

I have checked. The roll of masticated rubber I...

I have checked. The roll of masticated rubber I have is 3" wide x 1/4" thick x ?ft long.

I do not know if that will work in your application?

What I did, as you can see in the photo is use 2...
March 6th, 2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 15,490
Posted By D. Yaros

Yes, I am sure I have some material left. I do...

Yes, I am sure I have some material left. I do not know how thick it is. I do know I only have one thickness. I will have to find it, and report back.

Why do you need two different thicknesses?...
March 5th, 2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 15,490
Posted By D. Yaros

What you are seeking, and should use, is...

What you are seeking, and should use, is something called "masticated rubber." It is rubber reinforced with cotton thread. If not what the manufacturer used, it is awfully darn close. When I...
February 25th, 2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 775
Posted By D. Yaros

On my 1955 Cadillac I removed the oil bath...

On my 1955 Cadillac I removed the oil bath element from inside the air cleaner housing and installed a paper element. On so doing there was a gap between the top of the paper filter and the...
February 17th, 2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,506
Posted By D. Yaros

[QUOTE=61Bat;1139614]Hey guys I'm currently...

[QUOTE=61Bat;1139614]Hey guys I'm currently searching for a pair of decent rear ashtrays for a 62 Starfire WITHOUT power windows, so its just the ashtray without the integrated p/w switch. I'm not...
Forum: Other
February 7th, 2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 499
Posted By D. Yaros

It sure does not look factory.

It sure does not look factory.
January 26th, 2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By D. Yaros

Could very well be 1974. This starter was used...

Could very well be 1974. This starter was used by GM for a number of years on a large number of makes/models
Forum: Parts Wanted
January 26th, 2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 330
Posted By D. Yaros

That looks to be - A rather large trunk...

That looks to be -
A rather large trunk emblem
A decal

I see no mounting holes. Perhaps one could be made?
January 25th, 2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 421
Posted By D. Yaros

Are the numbers you give set out on a tag or...

Are the numbers you give set out on a tag or stamped into the housing?

The part tag is an oval shaped and begins with a group of seven numbers then a blank space then a group of four more...
January 20th, 2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,864
Posted By D. Yaros

How about a section for 88s that are -not-...

How about a section for 88s that are -not- Starfires? ;)
January 9th, 2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,872
Posted By D. Yaros

A lot of things I am, but colorblind is -NOT-...

A lot of things I am, but colorblind is -NOT- one. Anyone besides me who fails to see green or oranges arrows as referenced in the post?
Forum: Ninety-Eight
January 6th, 2019, 12:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 871
Posted By D. Yaros

Making the SM standard equip on the D88 & S88 was...

Making the SM standard equip on the D88 & S88 was a smart move by Olds. Since nobody wanted one, it allowed them to get another $200 (+ or -) for the hydra-matic on each car sold.
January 6th, 2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,232
Posted By D. Yaros

In going through this thread starting with the...

In going through this thread starting with the OP, I was wondering if anyone was going to suggest it was a "bermuda bell?" Coldwar did, kudos to him!

One has to be, shall we say, long in the...
Forum: Ninety-Eight
January 2nd, 2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 871
Posted By D. Yaros

While the op references a 98, edzolz's post (#13)...

While the op references a 98, edzolz's post (#13) of "Big Olds with manual transmissions were rare indeed" did not limit the discussion to the 98 model.

I was merely pointing out that in 1960 one...
Forum: Ninety-Eight
January 2nd, 2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 871
Posted By D. Yaros

I had a factory 3-on-the-tree in a 1960 Super 88 ...

I had a factory 3-on-the-tree in a 1960 Super 88
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/classicoldsmobile.com-vbulletin/396x274/60_olds_clutch_pedal_119d6b2606b6a4c874af90bc7339285ff2103596.jpg
Forum: Small Blocks
December 29th, 2018, 01:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By D. Yaros

1/4 inch sounded like an awful lot of play to me,...

1/4 inch sounded like an awful lot of play to me, too?
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