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July 12th, 2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,736
Posted By Rocketguy

No, but I am confused now. It is my understanding...

No, but I am confused now. It is my understanding that the Smith frames only came on heavy duty applications like police cars, 442s and '31s. However, according to the above chart all cars with 115...
July 12th, 2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,942
Posted By Rocketguy

I stopped at the Pick N Pull in St Lewis MO on...

I stopped at the Pick N Pull in St Lewis MO on the way home from the National Meet. For anyone who's interested there is a '76 Cutlass Supreme coupe there, as well as a '66 Delta 88 sedan. The sedan...
July 12th, 2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,736
Posted By Rocketguy

No they did not. They were standard on 442 and...

No they did not. They were standard on 442 and W-31, and not listed as optional equipment on any A body in the '70 specs guide. It is listed as available on the B body as option code F-35 for $18.01....
Forum: Cars For Sale
July 8th, 2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 193
Posted By Rocketguy

1996 Olds "98" Regency Elite Sedan Series II

For sale is a very nice Oldsmobile, pics describe it well. Original owner still works at GM dealer where purchased new. Car has been dealer maintained. New Toyo tires last fall. Comes with three sets...
February 21st, 2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 461
Views: 190,225
Posted By Rocketguy

NOS 1966 and 1967 W-30 Ram Air shrouds

Not mine, but has anyone seen this guys list of things for sale? Very interesting that the seller has 7 feedbacks.
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August 27th, 2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 33,729
Posted By Rocketguy

Thank you 70Post; you're right and wrong : ) ...

Thank you 70Post; you're right and wrong : )

Only #402568 lower arm front to frame bolts are flanged; they are the longest ones with the washer. This shows in the PIM illustration on page 4-102.
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August 26th, 2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 33,729
Posted By Rocketguy

[/left] There is no rear arm, there is an upper...

[/left]
There is no rear arm, there is an upper and a lower arm.

All suspension arm bolts are flange bolts.

Thanks to everyone for helping to figure this out.

The #402568 pointed lower arm...
August 26th, 2018, 08:10 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 33,729
Posted By Rocketguy

Did you mean to say, ". . . .and the two flanged...

Did you mean to say, ". . . .and the two flanged bolts for the lower control arms to the rear end" (or differential)?




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August 16th, 2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 19,460
Posted By Rocketguy

Smile They still gave out the awards to outstanding...

They still gave out the awards to outstanding cars though, which I thought was cool.

The nationals attendance was very good, and if some hadn't reacted to the rain it would have been even better....
Forum: Small Blocks
August 16th, 2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 584
Posted By Rocketguy

Some 60s cars cars had a two prong sender; one...

Some 60s cars cars had a two prong sender; one for the Hot lamp and one for the Cold lamp. If you don't mind the way it looks just be sure to connect the wire to the correct prong.

I'd also use...
August 10th, 2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 408
Posted By Rocketguy

Very nice clean looking shop :) ...

Very nice clean looking shop :)




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July 29th, 2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 33,729
Posted By Rocketguy

Red face Got it. I mistook him for you, apologies :o

Got it. I mistook him for you, apologies :o
July 29th, 2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 33,729
Posted By Rocketguy

I thought all W cars were built in Lansing?

I thought all W cars were built in Lansing?
July 4th, 2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 636
Posted By Rocketguy

Yep. Many times I've come back to my car to find...

Yep. Many times I've come back to my car to find mine dangling from the wires.

With a little fabricating it would not be too hard to hook a more modern mirror to the old mounting arm.

My 90s...
Forum: Parts Wanted
June 24th, 2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By Rocketguy

Thank you! I'll be searching for him.

Thank you!

I'll be searching for him.
Forum: Parts Wanted
June 24th, 2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By Rocketguy

Hello Tim, No I am not sure; I can't find...

Hello Tim,

No I am not sure; I can't find the part number in the PIM. Are you certain taht 1119515 is the part I need?

I'd be interested in NOS or good used; what to you have?

Thanks
Forum: Parts Wanted
June 23rd, 2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 467
Posted By Rocketguy

Wanted: 1970 Cutlass Voltage Regulator

I can't find the part number in the PIM but I found 1119519 or D663 on the net.

Would prefer a late '69 build date.
June 17th, 2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,299
Posted By Rocketguy

The more you look the more you see the one with...

The more you look the more you see the one with one without on these two alike cars:

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June 17th, 2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,299
Posted By Rocketguy

This 442 was just mind blowing! I hope he won an...

This 442 was just mind blowing! I hope he won an award:

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/classicoldsmobile.com-vbulletin/2000x1124/80-20180616_132858_4977180dbc758bb40c4ff46cf33319d2a9bb1d56.jpg

I...
June 17th, 2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,299
Posted By Rocketguy

This '66 limousine was outstanding. This car's...

This '66 limousine was outstanding. This car's owner (I believe his name was Chris) paid a lot to have the exterior restored. It is the first of 11 built that year by Cotner-Bevington. He said Lenno...
June 17th, 2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,299
Posted By Rocketguy

Asking price for the carb was $3500.00 ...

Asking price for the carb was $3500.00

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June 17th, 2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,299
Posted By Rocketguy

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/classicoldsmobile.com...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/classicoldsmobile.com-vbulletin/2000x1124/80-20180616_100509_c2bfd88090501654875b3618daadd0ae8c317f5d.jpg
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June 16th, 2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,299
Posted By Rocketguy

Too late for me, I'm pooped. I'll post...

Too late for me, I'm pooped.

I'll post tomorrow
June 16th, 2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,299
Posted By Rocketguy

X2! It took me over three hours just to get...

X2!

It took me over three hours just to get through the swap meet.

It took another three to attempt to appreciate the (I heard) more than 600 cars.

The Homecoming is better than at least...
June 2nd, 2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 810
Posted By Rocketguy

So what if it breaks off flush with the block;...

So what if it breaks off flush with the block; how could a slide hammer be used?

And if there is a remaining bit, do you grab it with a pair of vise grips and then fasten the slide hammer to the...
Forum: Paint
May 29th, 2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 953
Posted By Rocketguy

70 degrees is a good temperature for applying...

70 degrees is a good temperature for applying most paints.

The correct measurement of air pressure is at the gun, with the trigger squeezed full.

It sounds like your going it right : )

I...
Forum: Paint
May 28th, 2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 953
Posted By Rocketguy

How are you measuring the air pressure? That is...

How are you measuring the air pressure? That is important.

What is the ambient temperature, and what range is the POR solvent recommended for?

All paint products are dependent on temperature in...
May 25th, 2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 659
Posted By Rocketguy

That was a good post offering some behind the...

That was a good post offering some behind the curtain knowledge for those who understood it : )


Position one is right next to #2 as seen on the earlier models:

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May 25th, 2018, 05:03 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 659
Posted By Rocketguy

IMHO I say no, it does not. I've...

IMHO I say no, it does not.



I've worked with design engineering for years too, and while that is true in theory and likely practiced at your car company in much later cars designed on the tube...
Forum: Parts Wanted
May 17th, 2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By Rocketguy

Joe, What is the difference between this and...

Joe,

What is the difference between this and a residual pressure valve?




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Forum: Big Blocks
April 19th, 2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By Rocketguy

What about an early Toronado air cleaner?

What about an early Toronado air cleaner?
Forum: Cars For Sale
April 17th, 2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 513
Posted By Rocketguy

1991 Oldsmobile Skylark; was running when parked

LOL

https://enid.craigslist.org/pts/d/1991oldsmobile-skylark/6563345474.html
April 15th, 2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 757
Posted By Rocketguy

No offense man, but I find that hard to believe.

No offense man, but I find that hard to believe.
Forum: The Clubhouse
April 15th, 2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 985
Posted By Rocketguy

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/classicoldsmobile.com...

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/classicoldsmobile.com-vbulletin/590x422/80-fun_eb56dc4af2f41e903b5b61aac99c79a319e2a484.jpg
March 15th, 2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,408
Posted By Rocketguy

You've been busy; sounds like things are going as...

You've been busy; sounds like things are going as well as can be expected.

Be careful about using dielectric grease on your connections; it is not an electrical conductor.

If your using a stock...
March 12th, 2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,408
Posted By Rocketguy

DX-440 Good luck : ) ,

DX-440

Good luck : )





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Forum: Parts Wanted
March 4th, 2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,892
Posted By Rocketguy

I have enough custom matched dye to paint a set...

I have enough custom matched dye to paint a set of '70 headrests in pearl white. SEM brand. I bought minimum quantities for a set and it turned out to be enough to do two sets. White base coat in one...
Forum: Other
January 28th, 2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 414
Posted By Rocketguy

What is a power mirror jack screw?

What is a power mirror jack screw?
January 27th, 2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,013
Posted By Rocketguy

Looks like it's been stored for either a very...

Looks like it's been stored for either a very long while or in a very moisture ridden environment.

Cool ink stamp on the water pump.

Good luck with the sale.
January 26th, 2018, 09:05 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,663
Posted By Rocketguy

He also speculates that '66 and '67cars delivered...

He also speculates that '66 and '67cars delivered to states adjacent to CA would have specific K-19 K-20 delete pieces, such as the AIR plugs in the cylinder heads; this was so that if a car was to...
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