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October 11th, 2010, 05:50 PM
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Posted By Hotrodjimmy

After getting it off and finally looking at it in...

After getting it off and finally looking at it in the daylight today, I realized that there are some studs in the pad (that were shown in the manual) that should allow the pad to come off from the...
October 11th, 2010, 03:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,938
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Wow. I didn't even know that one existed. I just...

Wow. I didn't even know that one existed. I just bought one...and am anxiously awaiting it's arrival already. Thanks!
October 11th, 2010, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,938
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Jaunty, I actually have the fisher body...

Jaunty,

I actually have the fisher body manual, but I believe I leafed through it and did not find any thing on the dash. I could be wrong; but my thought process told me to check there first, and...
October 10th, 2010, 10:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,938
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

dash removal

Hi guys. So, I spent the better part of the weekend attempting to remove the dash from this 72 Cutlass. Thanks to some help from some members here, I got over my largest hurdle in the headlight...
October 4th, 2010, 06:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,231
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Angry I manged to get the headlamp switch out today,...

I manged to get the headlamp switch out today, thanks to all the tips, tricks, and pictures on this board. I actually went up through the bottom to get to the spring/button thing, I couldn't find any...
October 4th, 2010, 08:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,231
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Wow, that makes me want to do this a little less!...

Wow, that makes me want to do this a little less! Though I don't anticipate the electrical problems you ran into, it certainly seems like GM really didn't want this piece coming out!
October 4th, 2010, 08:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,231
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Thanks to everyone who replied! Especially thanks...

Thanks to everyone who replied! Especially thanks to O's Car for the picture; All the pictures of this thing that I looked had no spring anywhere. My72vert, thanks for helping me out with the tool...
October 3rd, 2010, 07:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,231
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Seatbelts and Headlamp switch

Hi guys! I'm taking apart the interior of my 72 Cutlass and have run into a few problems.

I'll start with the one that's actually perplexing me most. I'm trying to remove the headlamp switch to...
Forum: Cars For Sale
May 13th, 2010, 06:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,580
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

I was meaning from a pure $$$ point. I don't...

I was meaning from a pure $$$ point. I don't actually care, and wouldn't pay more for some awesome story or factoid, but that's just me.

But like others have said, some people are willing to pay...
May 13th, 2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,105
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

I'm more afraid that they'll stop making...

I'm more afraid that they'll stop making gasoline; barring an accident or cancer, I should live to see my car reach 100 years old.

To address Jaunty's point, I think there is 'something' about...
Forum: The Clubhouse
May 12th, 2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 905
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

That would be impressive!

That would be impressive!
Forum: Cars For Sale
May 12th, 2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,580
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

If what he says is true, that's a steal at 15k,...

If what he says is true, that's a steal at 15k, no?
Forum: The Clubhouse
May 12th, 2010, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 905
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

I've never really used Photoshop before (maybe...

I've never really used Photoshop before (maybe twice) and just gave it a shot. I had already had the car cut out the background because, well I thought that's how you had to do it. So, I just rolled...
May 12th, 2010, 01:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,012
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Are these some of the cars GM is selling? I read...

Are these some of the cars GM is selling? I read that they are dumping like 25% of their stock (Heritage sounded familiar) to sell at auction. Not the super-rare stuff, of course, but extras and...
Forum: The Clubhouse
May 12th, 2010, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 905
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Thanks for this! After reading the thread Jimjr...

Thanks for this! After reading the thread Jimjr started the other day, I wanted to attempt to do this on photoshop, but realized I had no skill to pull this off; now I may just give it a try.
May 12th, 2010, 01:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,265
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Didn't GM only make the Viking for like 3 years;...

Didn't GM only make the Viking for like 3 years; 39-41 if I remember correctly? I remember reading some car encyclopedia about them once. Wasn't the Viking not "Technically" an Oldsmobile, but it was...
May 9th, 2010, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 869
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

I've been trying to convince my father to up our...

I've been trying to convince my father to up our volume level for years now. He doesn't want to swap out the stock 2bbl carb, or switch out the exhaust for some nice flowmasters or something. Maybe...
May 8th, 2010, 09:48 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 15,749
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Driving the car home from picking it up, we're at...

Driving the car home from picking it up, we're at a gas station in Jersey...kid comes up to pump my gas (What the hell Jersey) and says "you had this thing since it was new?" I was 17 at the time. It...
Forum: Cutlass
May 7th, 2010, 08:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 978
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Well, for now I just want it painted so we can...

Well, for now I just want it painted so we can put it back together. We're painting it as soon as I can scrounge up a few grand to give to a friends brother to paint it. Tight finances and all...but...
May 7th, 2010, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,310
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

I'm working on it!:p Trunk lid is in pretty good...

I'm working on it!:p Trunk lid is in pretty good shape, and it doesn't have A/C.
May 7th, 2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,310
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

72 Cutlass Headlight Bezels, Grille

Hi guys, so I'm starting to part out this 72 four door Cutlass I just recently acquired. I'm doing this slowly, and mostly as a learning experience for myself, so I can learn how to do this for the...
Forum: Cutlass
May 7th, 2010, 02:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 978
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Funny Story and a pic

Hi guys, I just joined last week, and figured I'd share a ridiculous slip-up on my part, and a few pics that I finally got uploaded. I have a 70 Cutlass S and a 4-dr 72 Cutlass that I just picked up...
May 3rd, 2010, 04:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,227
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

I know it's been said, but I vote for the Red and...

I know it's been said, but I vote for the Red and Black. I think this would look real cool when it's done, can't wait to see the pictures!
May 3rd, 2010, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Milton, just north of Rochester.

Milton, just north of Rochester.
May 3rd, 2010, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

That is kind of the plan. Other than putting a...

That is kind of the plan. Other than putting a new starter and headers on the 70, we haven't touched it, and it runs fantastically, even after it tragically didn't start for 2 years (!) while sitting...
May 3rd, 2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By Hotrodjimmy

Hi from NH

Hi everyone, My name is James and I own a 1970 Cutlass S. My father and I (mostly me) bought this car for a thousand dollars when I was 16 off a church that was selling it to fund an orphanage they...
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