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Yesterday, 09:33 PM
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Posted By Cutlass Fan

Good job! Pictures please.

Good job! Pictures please.
July 16th, 2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,461
Posted By Cutlass Fan

I did the same me things to my 72, 350 2 Bll and...

I did the same me things to my 72, 350 2 Bll and it made a very noticeable improvement in performance!

Also I see you have the Cutlass Supreme grill. Is it a Supreme?

I may not be remembering...
July 11th, 2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 410
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Nice! Way to persurvior saving a rare car.!

Nice! Way to persurvior saving a rare car.!
July 9th, 2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 628
Posted By Cutlass Fan

It is the original single resivor MC and I am...

It is the original single resivor MC and I am pretty sure factory power brakes. There is no noticeable pulling to one side under normal braking, in fact I was impressed how well they do stop the car....
July 8th, 2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 628
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Yes it is drum/drum. Norm it only happens when...

Yes it is drum/drum. Norm it only happens when the choke is closed, I've never heard of adding choke as "opening" the choke. I will try disconnecting and I presume plugging the vacuum line to the...
July 8th, 2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 628
Posted By Cutlass Fan

3 out of 4. The passenger rear didn't leave a...

3 out of 4. The passenger rear didn't leave a black mark.
July 8th, 2019, 04:57 PM
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Views: 628
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Wouldn't that cause them to be grabby all the...

Wouldn't that cause them to be grabby all the time? This only happens when the choke is partially on. Also there is no evidence of leaks.
July 8th, 2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 628
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Grabby brakes

When the engine is cold and the choke/fast idle is still on the power drum brakes in my 65 Cutlass are extremely touchy. When I was pulling into the garage I tried to feather the brakes to ease to a...
July 4th, 2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,064
Posted By Cutlass Fan

IMHO go for the 455 swap. The 88 is a lot of car...

IMHO go for the 455 swap. The 88 is a lot of car for a 330 2 bll with a jetaway tranny to move.
Forum: Small Blocks
June 26th, 2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,790
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Duh! I shouldn't respond when I'm tired! My...

Duh! I shouldn't respond when I'm tired! My dyslexic mind playing tricks on me, lol.
Forum: Small Blocks
June 18th, 2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,790
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Try power timing the advance curve in the...

Try power timing the advance curve in the distributor. I can't remember what you should aim for, but I'm sure someone on here will chip in with the specs. I haven't done this to my 330 yet but did it...
June 10th, 2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,029
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Like the gold and white color. Had a 72 Cutlass S...

Like the gold and white color. Had a 72 Cutlass S that color back in the mid 70's.
June 10th, 2019, 08:04 PM
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Views: 1,764
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Looks like a very solid start to your project....

Looks like a very solid start to your project. Nice 65 vert. It amazes me how many 65 Cutlass convertibles have survived and are on this forum when only about 12000 were built.
June 4th, 2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,998
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Take it to a known reputable front end shop, they...

Take it to a known reputable front end shop, they will be able to tell you what all needs to be replaced. However after about 50 yrs it probably needs everything replaced.
June 3rd, 2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,728
Posted By Cutlass Fan

My first Olds was a 66 2dr post f85, bought it...

My first Olds was a 66 2dr post f85, bought it used in 69. Ever since I've loved the 66 and 67.
Good luck and enjoy the restoration process!
May 28th, 2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,528
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Takes a special woman to put up with a gear head...

Takes a special woman to put up with a gear head for 46 yrs. Mine has put up with me that long too!
May 28th, 2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,586
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Pictures please!

Pictures please!
May 28th, 2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,937
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Welcome from a 65 convertible owner. Sounds like...

Welcome from a 65 convertible owner. Sounds like you've got a great project going.
May 28th, 2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,241
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Nice car, have fun with it.

Nice car, have fun with it.
Forum: Cutlass
May 21st, 2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 891
Posted By Cutlass Fan

I don't understand what you're getting at.. How...

I don't understand what you're getting at.. How do you determine what is 12 o'clock on a hubcap?
May 13th, 2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 862
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Most parts (both stock and performance) for the...

Most parts (both stock and performance) for the engine should be available, since the basic engine was used by Land rover for years. I can remember lusting over the 62 f85 v8 4speed when they came...
May 13th, 2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 862
Posted By Cutlass Fan

What engine does the F85 have, is it the 215...

What engine does the F85 have, is it the 215 aluminum v8?
May 1st, 2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,891
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Our plate is: R65RGTP......(Our 65 rag top)

Our plate is: R65RGTP......(Our 65 rag top)
April 27th, 2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 940
Posted By Cutlass Fan

The freshly painted engine with no belts and...

The freshly painted engine with no belts and missing bolts looks like it was mocked up for the pictures. It's way cleaner than the rest of the car. No meention of any engine work being done so why...
April 25th, 2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Thanks guys. It does have power windows and...

Thanks guys. It does have power windows and console shift with auto. According to 2 different decode sites I looked at paint code "e" is royal mist, but looks the same as Danube blue..
April 24th, 2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 447
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Looks like a solid car. Do you have some of the...

Looks like a solid car. Do you have some of the pieces and interior? Like the color, lol.
April 24th, 2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Canadian trim tag

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It seems that my trim tag on my 65 Cutlass is somewhat...
April 2nd, 2019, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 397
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Very nice shape, especially for its age. Are you...

Very nice shape, especially for its age. Are you planning a stock restoration?
April 2nd, 2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 976
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Is it possible that you installed the distributor...

Is it possible that you installed the distributor 180 degrees out? If it turns out you don't have compression issues that may be the problem.
March 24th, 2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 314
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Big block Olds or small block Olds. ie 455 or 350.

Big block Olds or small block Olds. ie 455 or 350.
March 23rd, 2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 336
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Welcome to another 65'er

Welcome to another 65'er
March 13th, 2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 558
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Cool car, bet it's a nice driver. Looks great.

Cool car, bet it's a nice driver. Looks great.
March 13th, 2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 501
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Bassinguy, was that an original 4 speed? If so...

Bassinguy, was that an original 4 speed? If so I'd imagine it is even more rare than a convert! Would love to have a 4 speed!!
March 13th, 2019, 08:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 501
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Looks pretty good. What engine, tranny, etc does...

Looks pretty good. What engine, tranny, etc does it have? What are your plans for the restoration, stock, modified, or?
March 12th, 2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 501
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Congrats on your 65. A great choice for a...

Congrats on your 65. A great choice for a retirement car! They are a great driving/cruising car. Enjoy the restoration process and get ready for lots of looks and thumbs up when on the street, lol....
March 10th, 2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,016
Posted By Cutlass Fan

I hear you on the technology stuff. I've never...

I hear you on the technology stuff. I've never tried reducing picture quality on my phone, I just upload to my PC and do it there.
March 8th, 2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,016
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Nice car, it will be a nice cruiser. Try reducing...

Nice car, it will be a nice cruiser. Try reducing the size ( quality) of the pics you're trying to upload.
Forum: The Clubhouse
February 26th, 2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 410
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Cool!

Cool!
February 26th, 2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Nice! You sure don't see many of these....

Nice! You sure don't see many of these. Especially in that good of a survivor condition.
February 13th, 2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 867
Posted By Cutlass Fan

Keep your eyes open, you'll spot one when you...

Keep your eyes open, you'll spot one when you least expect it. I did.
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