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Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-20-2017, 09:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,207
Posted By Railroadman
Back then, paint jobs like that were cool, and...

Back then, paint jobs like that were cool, and somewhat common. Racing stripes, pinstriping, geometrics, lace, and full-out custom jobs like that one were the way to go for some folks.

Some...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 05-15-2017, 11:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 471
Posted By Railroadman
Nobody knows it all, but collectively we come...

Nobody knows it all, but collectively we come pretty close! :thumbs:

SWAG but I'm wondering about the heat shield on the cat. Working from memory since it's been a while since I was under there,...
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 05-15-2017, 10:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 471
Posted By Railroadman
Can you tell where the noise is coming from? ...

Can you tell where the noise is coming from? Under the car? Under the hood? Inside the tranny (vibration through the shifter?) In the dash?

When you keep your foot on the brake but gradually...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-14-2017, 06:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By Railroadman
:ack:,:ack: and :ack: !!! :lol:

:ack:,:ack: and :ack: !!! :lol:
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-14-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 336
Posted By Railroadman
Gas, brake fluid and rear end grease all have...

Gas, brake fluid and rear end grease all have distinctively different smells as well. Should not take very much to determine what it is, or at the very least to eliminate a couple things it's NOT.
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-13-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,139
Posted By Railroadman
When you have pics of the GM manual, and pics of...

When you have pics of the GM manual, and pics of the mic showing the thickness, it's kind of hard for them to claim they did it correctly.
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-13-2017, 11:45 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 3,380
Posted By Railroadman
I ran it on one of those NMVTIS sites and it...

I ran it on one of those NMVTIS sites and it shows no record, but then realized you are / were in Canada. I'm guessing a Canadian registry would not show up in the USA database. So there is still...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-13-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 137,909
Posted By Railroadman
Just like with women - there's a lot out there,...

Just like with women - there's a lot out there, and sooner or later you will find the right one.

(And it's still fun to test drive the ones that you DON'T wind up with! :lol::hide:)
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-11-2017, 09:18 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,946
Posted By Railroadman
OK, what am I not seeing? It's probably staring...

OK, what am I not seeing? It's probably staring me in the face but I'll admit I don't see what difference we're talking about.
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 05-02-2017, 09:25 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,528
Posted By Railroadman
That's such a great story, I will not bust on the...

That's such a great story, I will not bust on the previous poster for bringing up an 8+ year old thread. Something that good DESERVES to be heard again. :thumbs:
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-26-2017, 07:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,120
Posted By Railroadman
She has quite a fleet! Here's a thread on here...

She has quite a fleet! Here's a thread on here from a couple months ago: https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c1-and-c2-corvettes/3781703-paysafe.html

From that thread, does THIS sound familiar?
Forum: C4 Tech/Performance 04-15-2017, 09:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,503
Posted By Railroadman
Replacing heater core in a '92 - play by play for your entertainment

With nice weather here, I'm replacing the heater core in my '92. There are several threads about the exact how-to and what-to so I'm not going to duplicate those. This will just be some random...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-14-2017, 04:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 925
Posted By Railroadman
I will now tell my wife I need to go make out...

I will now tell my wife I need to go make out with Scarlett Johansson so I can identify 1964 Corvettes. (wish me luck with that! :hide: http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/images/smilies/frypan.gif)
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-13-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,234
Posted By Railroadman
I've said it here before but will repeat it - you...

I've said it here before but will repeat it - you could put a tall stack of $100's on the table in front of me, and I still would not try some of the stuff I did and got away with back then. I used...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 04-08-2017, 11:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 805
Posted By Railroadman
Best way is start with who you bought your from...

Best way is start with who you bought your from and work back from there. Also check in the C-2 registry on line to see if info is in there already. ...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-30-2017, 05:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,719
Posted By Railroadman
You would be surprised how many of these cars...

You would be surprised how many of these cars have taken a hit over 50+ years. Sometimes they got fixed right, sometimes not.



I think in most cases, people will notice more, and care more,...
Forum: C4 General Discussion 03-28-2017, 10:05 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,880
Posted By Railroadman
Let me tell you about my first car, a '59 Vette. ...

Let me tell you about my first car, a '59 Vette. At age 18 I had not assembled enough of a tool kit, nor gained enough experience, to do anything but the most basic things. So I had to have work...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-25-2017, 09:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By Railroadman
The museum looks cool, but seeing a '62 and a '64...

The museum looks cool, but seeing a '62 and a '64 putting a couple hundred miles on them is way cooler. IMHO they were made to be driven and I'm sure you all got a LOT of smiles from the trip!...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-22-2017, 01:20 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,124
Posted By Railroadman
i have seen that "custodian" mentality applied to...

i have seen that "custodian" mentality applied to old homes which are designated historical structures or whatever. While the owners obviously know of the restrictions prior to purchase and are OK...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-22-2017, 08:50 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,124
Posted By Railroadman
While I hate to see a nice car rotting away, I...

While I hate to see a nice car rotting away, I have to disagree on this. By the very definition of the word, the man IS the owner. Our entire concept of private property is built on the fact that...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-19-2017, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 399
Posted By Railroadman
National Motor Vehicle Title Information Service ...

National Motor Vehicle Title Information Service

Use this link:

http://www.add123.com/

Put your VIN (including that "1") in the space and enter. The next page you enter again and it will...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-16-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 399
Posted By Railroadman
Good point. Actually he has an incorrect VIN. I...

Good point. Actually he has an incorrect VIN. I checked into J58S103789 and there IS a record of that one in NMVTIS. I didn't bother paying the $4.95 but OP may figure it's worth it. It does not...
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-15-2017, 08:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 399
Posted By Railroadman
A nice attempt at being helpful, but as I read...

A nice attempt at being helpful, but as I read the original post the guy has long since parted company with his Vette.
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-15-2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,145
Posted By Railroadman
Back in the day, I drove my 67 BB in this type of...

Back in the day, I drove my 67 BB in this type of weather - it was all that I had!
Forum: C1 & C2 Corvettes 03-13-2017, 09:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,458
Posted By Railroadman
I did so much stupid stuff in my Vette at age 20...

I did so much stupid stuff in my Vette at age 20 it's a wonder I did not kill myself and/or someone else. You could put a tall stack of $100's on a table but I would not try some of those stunts...
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