62 "yardfind" plus other rides

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62 "yardfind" plus other rides

Postby CORPSEGRINDER » Sun Jul 29, 2007 9:32 am

Just picked up this 62 for a song out of a "hidden" backyard.
sitting for 15 years.
battery,fuel and filters,brakelines(soft)
250 miles so far
still needs a lot of cleanup and polishing.
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Postby LOPHAT » Sun Jul 29, 2007 9:53 am

wow! nice score.
Pants on the ground, pants on the ground...lookin like a FOOL with your pants on the ground. Hat turned sideways gold in your mouth...

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Postby Franz » Mon Jul 30, 2007 7:16 am

Nice original cars a becoming harder and harder to find. I like the steering coloum lock too!

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Postby Matt Faulkner » Mon Jul 30, 2007 8:34 am

OG Gulf Blue...nice score!
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Postby trutribunal2g » Mon Jul 30, 2007 9:12 pm

yea nice one...
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Postby junk4cash » Tue Jul 31, 2007 12:07 am

should be a fun one to drive/work on !
"If it's got tits or wheels, eventually yer gonna have problems"

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Postby captainvw » Tue Jul 31, 2007 4:27 am

damn slam and your done =D>

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Postby hotair » Thu Aug 02, 2007 5:03 am

have you tried starting this up yet? Does the engine turn over? Have fun

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Postby CORPSEGRINDER » Sat Aug 04, 2007 11:18 am

replaced soft brakelines,soft fuellines installed 6V battery and started driving.
over 500 miles so far after the oil change of course
adjusted valves and the heads were a beautiful shade of golden aluminum with no sludge,seafoamed it anyway.
car $300.00
oil.screen,fuel filters,seafoam,fuelline. $25.00
soft brakelines(german)$40.00
6V battery $60.00
total so far:$425.00
driving 500 miles so far? priceless

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CORPSEGRINDER
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Postby CORPSEGRINDER » Sat Aug 04, 2007 11:35 am

a few more pics.
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Postby ornge » Sat Aug 04, 2007 12:27 pm

that is awesome.
cars like this are the only ones I like buying, not the ones 20 people have got to before you and added a bunch of wiring all the same color!

nice score.
few inches lower and its done yeh??

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CORPSEGRINDER
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Postby CORPSEGRINDER » Sat Aug 04, 2007 12:50 pm

wheels,tires and I have a beam ready to go.
all I need is time.....

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Postby DetroitJOHNNY » Tue Aug 07, 2007 6:55 am

That is awesome!!!

Around here that is a $3-4000 car. No shit.


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Postby CORPSEGRINDER » Mon Sep 03, 2007 9:29 am

little more cleaning done
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her driveway companion.....64 is in the garage,almost ready
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Postby 2stroke » Mon Sep 03, 2007 3:51 pm

thats an AWESOME example of a bug!!!!
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