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    Well I'm sure you'll feel much younger by April....

    Well I'm sure you'll feel much younger by April. LOL! At least you'll have two hands to work with by then.. ;)
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    You just never know where you'll see something...

    You just never know where you'll see something out of the ordinary today.

    Whether you're sitting at a stop light or driving thru an apartment parking lot. Even the newer stuff gets a little out of...
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    Out on the road it used to be the same things day...

    Out on the road it used to be the same things day after day like Groundhog Day, or, like this place has been of late. My own inabilities to Restore the Old, and the Community's rightful anger over...
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    Yeah there's only a couple F-bodies in actual...

    Yeah there's only a couple F-bodies in actual daily service here. Still never managed to catch them for pix on the road. But after so many years of being the only guy in the area out driving one at...
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    Am I the only guy who still see's our cars out...

    Am I the only guy who still see's our cars out and about? It would be pretty hilarious if they only exist in the wild in the Rust Belt these days.

    OK, so mostly we only use them as sunny day...
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    Sticky: Snowing to beat the band out there again for over...

    Snowing to beat the band out there again for over an hour now. Looks to have laid down over an inch so far. At least it's a balmy 22 degrees. I can live with that. I think I mentioned before how...
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    Here's Marty's car back before it got paint last...

    Here's Marty's car back before it got paint last year, and some Kit Cars I hope you've seen before in other settings. One Race Kit, and a Street version.
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    In the Wild

    Got to thinking about how many truly interesting F-bodies we see, that belong to friends, or others we may not catch up with in traffic or at shows. So I thought we could have a thread for sharing...
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    I was thinking some MacGyver stuff... Maybe a...

    I was thinking some MacGyver stuff... Maybe a nice sable brush for oil paints. Thick, with Long hair, like a Liner. Coat hanger taped to the side. Bent with a thick enough extension so you can hold...
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    Fingers crossed that you got it! Painting that...

    Fingers crossed that you got it! Painting that exposed part of the dash frame doesn't sound like any sort of fun tho.
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    Cool Roadrunner!

    Cool Roadrunner!
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    Well that's pretty rough man. I really wish I'd...

    Well that's pretty rough man. I really wish I'd have been able to ever meet you when you were practically local. Lot's of stuff in the direction you lived in that I always spend an entire day no...
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    I'm not so sure of that. The HVAC box is bigger....

    I'm not so sure of that. The HVAC box is bigger. Sorry I forgot you were working with a former AC car. Jeez, how many details can a guy forget before he gets beaten with a stick around here? But...
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    Sticky: No antilock, but she does have an 89 with airbag....

    No antilock, but she does have an 89 with airbag. Thank God that didn't go off. She whacked the thing to within inches of the sensor. It already went off on her when she tagged her first deer. I...
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    That clip should be right over by the map light...

    That clip should be right over by the map light and being white, easily identified visually looking up under dash. If it's loose you could probably coat hanger fish it over to the hole and clip it...
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    Can't remember how you described the dash noise....

    Can't remember how you described the dash noise. Wonder if maybe the double sided adhesive tape came loose on the little white wiring clip by the glovebox? That would just sit and chatter on the wire...
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    Yep, new day, new opportunities. Glad you don't...

    Yep, new day, new opportunities. Glad you don't have associated pain to speak of. Not sure I could get a dash apart one handed tho.
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    Seriously? Jeez Louise. Getting it cut open...

    Seriously? Jeez Louise. Getting it cut open again? Well, at least that keeps you off work longer. Man, I just went back for the first day of the year today. This crap is a mess. Never got anywhere...
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    You know Rich, I still have a couple F-body...

    You know Rich, I still have a couple F-body adaptors for Challenger Flip Top caps, if that would better suit you. A good friend of mine made a few a couple years back. But then a bunch of clowns...
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    Gas Cap

    I was just thinking about how gas caps used to always disappear from F-bodies. You'd come out of someplace to your car, and No Gas Cap! Knowing it had been days since the last fill up... and it could...
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    Thanks guys. Not really wanting it to be too...

    Thanks guys. Not really wanting it to be too stock-ish anymore. The more I think about direction, the more I like them as we remember them, not as they were built.

    I could do N50-15 Mickey...
  22. It's nice to know if a particular publication is...

    It's nice to know if a particular publication is worthwhile. So many things today are just hit or miss. Too much old or opinion based misinformation being forwarded as fact. It certainly is great...
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    Well guys, without any Tech Talk today I guess...

    Well guys, without any Tech Talk today I guess I'm back working on my Bash Blastard X.

    Like you, I'd truly Prefer F-BODY TECH filled our Conversations. But many of the younger guys today have no...
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    Sticky: You with the Karma? Me with the Big Mouth Jinxing...

    You with the Karma? Me with the Big Mouth Jinxing myself. Yep. 2nd to last sentence in previous reply. I knew I shouldn't type that as I did it anyhow...

    We got 5 or 6" of nasty on ice last night....
  25. Not sure how far you're taking it down, but...

    Not sure how far you're taking it down, but assuming a full strip and rebuild, Personally I prefer a different order of operations.

    First thing I do is remove the calipers and their brackets to...
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