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Forum: Cars For Sale
August 27th, 2015, 02:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By Beob

My definition of elderly is the same as yours. My...

My definition of elderly is the same as yours. My dad was in his 70s when he bought car.
I'll repeat this again. If your not interested in car PLEASE DON'T RESPOND
Forum: Cars For Sale
August 27th, 2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 342
Posted By Beob

1998 Aurora, Long Island

Owned by elderly couple since new.
4.0L v8 250hp dohc 32v 88k miles
Loaded with options
All power acc. work
No problems at all with drivetrain or with anything not listed
Needs ac compressor and...
Forum: Small Blocks
March 24th, 2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By Beob

The only point i was trying to make was that a...

The only point i was trying to make was that a fellow CO member might have made the same oversight as i, since the manufacturer does call for 25 NOT 40 ft lbs
I do appreciate your knowledge but not...
Forum: Small Blocks
March 22nd, 2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By Beob

I have cracked/chipped an Ebrock around 35ft lbs....

I have cracked/chipped an Ebrock around 35ft lbs. however if your already torqued to 40 I'd probably leave it too
Forum: Small Blocks
March 22nd, 2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By Beob

Thank you!

Thank you!
Forum: Small Blocks
March 21st, 2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By Beob

I'm not sure if you should be torquing an...

I'm not sure if you should be torquing an aluminum manifold to stock iron specs.
Forum: Paint
February 7th, 2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,397
Posted By Beob

The name is Santorini Blue found on early 2000s...

The name is Santorini Blue found on early 2000s Audi. Looks good in sunlight with different shades of blue flakes.
Forum: Paint
February 4th, 2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,397
Posted By Beob

My 69 was originally trophy blue but I opted for...

My 69 was originally trophy blue but I opted for a more modern darker blue. The body shop whereI had car painted had huge book of color chips, which I picked itout of. Click my username for photo.
Forum: Small Blocks
February 1st, 2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,390
Posted By Beob

Hey man, I ain't tellin you what to do, was just...

Hey man, I ain't tellin you what to do, was just sayin. Good luck!
Forum: Small Blocks
February 1st, 2015, 12:04 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,390
Posted By Beob

Plugs out, brand new lifters that soaked in oil...

Plugs out, brand new lifters that soaked in oil for a day. Ive noticed that comp cams sells 2 dirrerent PRL checkers. The Magnum and the Hi Tech, the Hi Tech costs more, that's the one I used
Forum: Small Blocks
February 1st, 2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,390
Posted By Beob

Not dismissing what others are saying at all, but...

Not dismissing what others are saying at all, but I've used the checker with heavier than stock springs as i have a roller cam. had no problem at all.
Forum: Small Blocks
January 31st, 2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,390
Posted By Beob

Why don't you buy a pushrod length checker and...

Why don't you buy a pushrod length checker and take the guessing out, like 20 bucks.
You also mentioned a popping, that sounds like the rod is not seated properly in cup of the rocker then pops...
December 31st, 2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,998
Posted By Beob

They made 2899 f85s with 6cyl in 69. Looks like...

They made 2899 f85s with 6cyl in 69. Looks like only available in 2 door coupe.
Forum: Electrical
October 28th, 2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,330
Posted By Beob

Yellow wire is for radio, it's only hot with key...

Yellow wire is for radio, it's only hot with key on. Orange is for cig lighter, courtesy should be hot full time. Do yours work? A test light or volt meter helps a bit
October 28th, 2014, 05:14 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

Thanks guys! I decided to go with a hyd roller...

Thanks guys! I decided to go with a hyd roller cam this time and I can't wait to fire it up!
October 27th, 2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

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October 27th, 2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

Pop up ads are making this site impossible to use

Pop up ads are making this site impossible to use
October 27th, 2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

Motor is just about ready. The plan is drop it...

Motor is just about ready. The plan is drop it this weekend if the weather doesn't suck.
October 14th, 2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

Red face couple more pics. if all goes well it should be...

couple more pics. if all goes well it should be running just in time for the winter:mad:
October 14th, 2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

Thanks. paint is not an original color, its...

Thanks. paint is not an original color, its actually called santorini blue found on early 2000s audi. i picked it from a chip catolog so it would be easy to match. id be shocked if its the same, but...
October 13th, 2014, 07:39 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

Some pics of engine progress. Long block is now...

Some pics of engine progress. Long block is now compete.

Oh well I guess you can't upload more than one pic from an iPhone
October 13th, 2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 18,597
Posted By Beob

Oh ok, anyway great job. at this rate you should...

Oh ok, anyway great job. at this rate you should be done by this winter.
October 13th, 2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 18,597
Posted By Beob

Wow, you are doing an incredible job! And moving...

Wow, you are doing an incredible job! And moving very quickly too. Why does your dyno sheet say almost 450hp and you are saying about 312?
October 13th, 2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

Thank you. It was finished now it has no engine....

Thank you. It was finished now it has no engine. I hope I never have to do this again, it's not as easy as it used to be.
October 10th, 2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 10,266
Posted By Beob

Just thought i'd update this thread. Over the...

Just thought i'd update this thread. Over the past 2 years i've enjoyed the car very much{maybe too much}. I entered in the Olds show in 2012 and won 3rd place in modified class. About 5 months ago...
June 1st, 2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 395
Posted By Beob

69 cutlass 442 bumpers and trunk deck lids

2 front bumpers and a rear, fairly straight, minor rust some peeling. The rear is from a cutlass with hand made exhaust cut outs.
1 conv trunk lid straight some rust around edges
1 HT trunk lid...
June 1st, 2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,067
Posted By Beob

What percentage of coolant to water are you...

What percentage of coolant to water are you running
May 8th, 2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,866
Posted By Beob

Thanks for all the pics, almost felt like I was...

Thanks for all the pics, almost felt like I was there. Was planning on entering but had to pull my engine ��.
Forum: Transmission
May 5th, 2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,457
Posted By Beob

Do u have an adjustable modulator? If so u can...

Do u have an adjustable modulator? If so u can change the point at which it shifts.
Forum: Paint
May 5th, 2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,428
Posted By Beob

I thoughthe meant that I am a member of a...

I thoughthe meant that I am a member of a non-Semitic people of ancient southern Palestine, who came into conflict with the Israelites during the 12th and 11th centuries BC. LOL
Yes, a smiley or lol...
Forum: Paint
May 5th, 2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,428
Posted By Beob

Thanks for helpful replies. I searched again for...

Thanks for helpful replies. I searched again for about an hour and still didn't find a definitive answer. What I think I found is that hirsch and tamraz seem to be more aqua and fusick and supercars...
Forum: Paint
May 5th, 2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,428
Posted By Beob

I did not take this as a joke. In any case I was...

I did not take this as a joke. In any case I was just looking for an answer to my question. I don't come to this website to be joked or played with or any kind of drama.
Thanks
Forum: Paint
May 4th, 2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,428
Posted By Beob

What is this?

What is this?
Forum: Paint
May 4th, 2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,428
Posted By Beob

Does anybody know who produces the darker version...

Does anybody know who produces the darker version of the metallic blue
Thanks, Rob
Forum: Paint
May 4th, 2014, 11:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,428
Posted By Beob

Blue engine paint

Yes I did a search first and couldn't find the answer I was looking for. While my engine is out I want to do repaint . I prefer the darker version of the metallic blue. First pic is similar to mine...
Forum: Small Blocks
May 3rd, 2014, 04:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 327
Posted By Beob

I say if it ain't broke don't fix it.

I say if it ain't broke don't fix it.
May 2nd, 2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,905
Posted By Beob

If u r not good with wiring definitely get an...

If u r not good with wiring definitely get an original harness. Will save u a lot head scratching. A good used one should be fine.
Too bad u can't figure out what was done, the original frame might...
May 1st, 2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,571
Posted By Beob

No problem with SK, I have had problems with...

No problem with SK, I have had problems with Williams of Freeport and Fontana in Suffolk
May 1st, 2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,571
Posted By Beob

I sure cant. I can tell u who not to go to though

I sure cant. I can tell u who not to go to though
Forum: Small Blocks
April 29th, 2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,491
Posted By Beob

I'm going through a knocking situation as well....

I'm going through a knocking situation as well. After pulling plug wires the next step would be to drain oil into a pan and inspect for chunks of metal, especially brass. And cut open oil filter too.
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