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June 29th, 2016, 02:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 573
Posted By sworthy555

PM Sent

PM Sent
Forum: Electrical
February 17th, 2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,570
Posted By sworthy555

This will help you. Just hooked up the gauge...

This will help you. Just hooked up the gauge last week.

https://classicoldsmobile.com/forums/electrical/74712-rally-pak-question.html
Forum: Electrical
February 8th, 2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,902
Posted By sworthy555

Directions and diagrams were perfect. Everything...

Directions and diagrams were perfect. Everything worked out great.
Thank you,
Shawn
Forum: Electrical
February 8th, 2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,902
Posted By sworthy555

Rally pak question

I went through the threads about installing a rally pak but of course have questions. It is going in a 70 SX with an original tach. I've attached 2 pic's for reference.

The connector has 7 wires...
February 2nd, 2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,588
Posted By sworthy555

PM Sent

PM Sent
December 28th, 2012, 04:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 705
Posted By sworthy555

Is the carb still for sale?

Is the carb still for sale?
May 2nd, 2012, 03:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,409
Posted By sworthy555

I have a 3.42 posi carrier and the ring and...

I have a 3.42 posi carrier and the ring and pinion for a 12 bolt O axle that I bought from supercarsunlimited and had it in my SX for about 50 miles and replaced it with a 2.56 posi carrier that I...
Forum: Big Blocks
April 11th, 2011, 04:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,347
Posted By sworthy555

Sure is.

Sure is.
Forum: Big Blocks
April 10th, 2011, 03:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,347
Posted By sworthy555

Exhaust Leak Story

I was told I had an exhaust leak by two different mechanics/garages. It seemed they were correct and one of the garages didn't want to mess with it and the other said the motor should be pulled...
Forum: The Clubhouse
February 1st, 2011, 05:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,377
Posted By sworthy555

#4 has my vote.

#4 has my vote.
Forum: Cars For Sale
December 11th, 2010, 04:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 869
Posted By sworthy555

I looked at it a few years ago and it would make...

I looked at it a few years ago and it would make a good parts car.
Forum: Body & Paint
November 30th, 2010, 03:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,404
Posted By sworthy555

It is a glasstex hood and I bought it locally for...

It is a glasstex hood and I bought it locally for $450. The body shop charged me $700 for everything. It took quite a bit of work due to imperfections in the fiberglass, modifying the chrome etc....
Forum: Body & Paint
November 28th, 2010, 03:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,404
Posted By sworthy555

OAI Hood is on

Finally have the OAI hood on my SX. With the low tension springs the hood won't stay up. Does anyone have any suggestions for this? What about the under hood insulation for the OAI hood?

Thanks
August 21st, 2010, 02:14 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,297
Posted By sworthy555

Tony, My SX has a 180 t-stat with a four core...

Tony, My SX has a 180 t-stat with a four core radiator and runs about 190 degree's in the San Antonio heat wave right now.

As for the hestitation I had the same problem and had the carb rebuilt...
August 15th, 2010, 02:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 787
Posted By sworthy555

I'm in San Antonio.

I'm in San Antonio.
August 2nd, 2010, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,251
Posted By sworthy555

Thanks and now the second question. I want to...

Thanks and now the second question. I want to have a posi O axle carrier installed and was told Super Cars Unlimited is the where to purchase it though I need to know what gears I have in the...
August 2nd, 2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,251
Posted By sworthy555

Question about 12 bolt

I have a 70 SX that has a 12 bolt and need to find out whether it is a O type axle. Any help would be appreciated.
Forum: Body & Paint
July 29th, 2010, 02:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 26,608
Posted By sworthy555

Keystone is the best on rechrome in my opinion...

Keystone is the best on rechrome in my opinion and they have a lifetime guarantee. Do a search in your city for a Keystone facility. I want to say they were around $500 a piece.
Forum: Cutlass
July 29th, 2010, 02:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,204
Posted By sworthy555

It is always better to look at it yourself or...

It is always better to look at it yourself or have someone in the area take a peek at it. I took me over two years to find a SX but when I did I spent a few more dollars on it but it was well worth...
May 13th, 2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,154
Posted By sworthy555

I'm giving both of mine to my son and he knows...

I'm giving both of mine to my son and he knows how to detail them but on the mechanic side it's nothing at all so I'm setting up a trust fund for both cars!!
May 11th, 2010, 02:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,327
Posted By sworthy555

I'm having a 12 bolt posi installed in my SX...

I'm having a 12 bolt posi installed in my SX today and the guy is charging me $830. I've seen them go as high as $1,200.
Forum: The Clubhouse
April 8th, 2010, 03:10 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,116
Posted By sworthy555

Glad I'm happily married!!

Glad I'm happily married!!
Forum: Big Blocks
March 28th, 2010, 03:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,597
Posted By sworthy555

I have a 70 SX with a 455 and when I did the swap...

I have a 70 SX with a 455 and when I did the swap from the 2 bbl to the 4 bbl the old throttle linkage worked fine.
Forum: Small Blocks
March 21st, 2010, 04:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,453
Posted By sworthy555

As noted above I'd check the vacuum lines. Been...

As noted above I'd check the vacuum lines. Been there & done that before, let's us know what you find.
February 17th, 2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,680
Posted By sworthy555

Yuck

Too much time and $...:mad:
Forum: Cutlass
February 15th, 2010, 09:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,168
Posted By sworthy555

Looks like I have everything corrected now. I...

Looks like I have everything corrected now. I replaced the choke pull off, changed the secondary metering rods and adjusted and adjusted the air valve spring. The secondaries are opening up when...
Forum: Big Blocks
February 14th, 2010, 03:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By sworthy555

Pic of coil placement

Here's the pic of the coil.
Forum: Big Blocks
February 13th, 2010, 05:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 678
Posted By sworthy555

You should get a response soon but if you don't...

You should get a response soon but if you don't have one by the morning I'll take a pic and shoot it to you.
Forum: Cutlass
February 10th, 2010, 02:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,168
Posted By sworthy555

The secondaries are opening it just takes a...

The secondaries are opening it just takes a second or two. What is the air valve spring and where is it on the carb?
Forum: Cutlass
February 9th, 2010, 04:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,168
Posted By sworthy555

Brought it back to the shop that rebuilt the...

Brought it back to the shop that rebuilt the carb today and they really didn't seem too concerned. He made a couple small adjustments and then told me to check my timing and dwell. So I put new...
Forum: Body work
February 9th, 2010, 02:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,084
Posted By sworthy555

Try Keystone Automotive in Grand Rapids, Mich...

Try Keystone Automotive in Grand Rapids, Mich (formerly Mid West Bumper). Their website is www.keystone-auto.com (http://www.keystone-auto.com). They have a lifetime warranty on their work and...
February 6th, 2010, 07:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 974
Posted By sworthy555

Darrell, Thanks and at this point I'm going to...

Darrell, Thanks and at this point I'm going to bring the carb back to the shop that rebuilt it on Monday and see what they can do. I'll let you know next week if I need the information.

Shawn
February 6th, 2010, 01:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 974
Posted By sworthy555

Darrell, I am having the same problem with my...

Darrell, I am having the same problem with my rebuilt carb..where do you get the metering rod's?

Shawn
February 3rd, 2010, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 741
Posted By sworthy555

I have one that is 23 now and he has shown some...

I have one that is 23 now and he has shown some interest in the SX but not much in my 71 Convertible that I've had for 23 years. With him being the only child he knows what he'll get when the time...
Forum: Cutlass
February 3rd, 2010, 07:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,168
Posted By sworthy555

Quadrajet question

I had my quadrajet (7040251) rebuilt and when I go to accelerate it will hesitate and starting it when it's cold it won't hold the high idle unless I keep my foot on the gas pedal for 5 to 10...
Forum: Other
January 16th, 2010, 05:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,451
Posted By sworthy555

You can aquire your refrigerant EPA...

You can aquire your refrigerant EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) certification through Esco Insitute at www.escoint.com (http://www.escoint.com). It's the EPA Section 609 for Motor Vehichle AC...
Forum: Other
January 15th, 2010, 01:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,451
Posted By sworthy555

R-12 refrigerant is still available at O'Reily's...

R-12 refrigerant is still available at O'Reily's auto parts for around $35 and you can buy it on line though you'll need to provide them with your EPA #. I still have R-12 in both of my Cutlass's.
Forum: Cutlass
January 10th, 2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 789
Posted By sworthy555

Welcome from San Antonio. Always warm enough to...

Welcome from San Antonio. Always warm enough to tinker with the cars!
Forum: 442
October 29th, 2009, 05:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,493
Posted By sworthy555

That why the we call it evilbay. Most of my...

That why the we call it evilbay. Most of my purchases are okay but was spooked to buy a car. Glad I waited and bought one local.

Good luck!
October 24th, 2009, 03:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,032
Posted By sworthy555

Posi rear end questions

http://sanantonio.craigslist.org/pts/1435222895.html


I have a 70 SX non posi and was wondering if this posi would work with my SX? What should I look for?

Thanks,
Shawn
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