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Forum: C3 General
07-20-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 34,967
Posted By firstgenaddict

MICHA - DUNTOV is pretty difficult to achieve -...

MICHA -
DUNTOV is pretty difficult to achieve - there are only around 1500 cars which have ever achieved a Duntov award.
Whereas there are something like 20,000 Top Flight cars.

Duntov -
1....
Forum: C3 General
07-20-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 34,967
Posted By firstgenaddict

Speaking of awards... My Original paint never...

Speaking of awards...
My Original paint never restored 1971 Brandshatch Green LT1 scored Top Flight at the NATIONAL NCRS show and 100pct in operations... total score is in the range of 97% if not...
Forum: C3 General
07-20-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,951
Posted By firstgenaddict

I really like Black with bright blue interior or...

I really like Black with bright blue interior or red interior however a close second would be the dark greys with bright blue or red interiors.

Laguna Grey with bright blue...
...
Forum: C3 General
07-20-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 910
Views: 555,568
Posted By firstgenaddict

They can be cleaned... you need to use a...

They can be cleaned... you need to use a commercial type extraction system. injecting steam and solution to removed the caked in oils and dirt... I have done multiple sets of comfort weave seats. ...
07-20-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 415
Posted By firstgenaddict

Is your heat riser opening? Mine was not and...

Is your heat riser opening?
Mine was not and was forcing hot air under the carb causing it to boil the fuel out of the bowls percolating not allowing it to run through the jets or pv. IT would run...
Forum: C3 General
06-19-2019, 10:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,948
Posted By firstgenaddict

The high performance versions which relatively...

The high performance versions which relatively few people actually chose when new will continue to climb in value.
It was once thought that Model A's would eventually stop being restored etc... the...
06-17-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 894
Posted By firstgenaddict

The car was un-restored when purchased... and was...

The car was un-restored when purchased... and was black... It's been verified as one of the black cars and is a Bloomington Gold car as well as being a Top Flight car.
06-16-2019, 09:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 894
Posted By firstgenaddict

One of 4 Black 54's...

This was at the NCRS chapter meet in Atlanta yesterday...
One of the 4 black 54's, owner was younger (I'd say he was in his 40's) and really a great guy and super nice.
...
Forum: C3 General
06-16-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 4,356
Views: 369,753
Posted By firstgenaddict

I drug mine to Atlanta for the Southeastern...

I drug mine to Atlanta for the Southeastern Chapter NCRS meet... and scored 94% - Top Flight -
Next month is the NCRS nationals... - going for a National Top Flight... ...
Forum: C3 General
06-11-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,093
Posted By firstgenaddict

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com-vbulletin/1280x960/103_2307_03bbfc9950558e875e663f2df4dce5024ab7b09a.jpg...
Forum: C3 General
06-08-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 34,967
Posted By firstgenaddict

This one was forsale last year... a guy I know...

This one was forsale last year... a guy I know picked it up in the last few months... 15k original miles original paint etc... beautiful original interior and most original exhaust. ...
06-06-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,667
Posted By firstgenaddict

72 LT1 coupe 17k original miles Steel Cities Gray

Appears to be a VERY Nice car on the NCRS website...
When I was looking for nearly a year for a nice LT1... I ran across photos of this car and rumblings it was for sale, but I couldn't find it... ...
Forum: C3 General
05-28-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 598
Posted By firstgenaddict

Look for the three holes in the front drivers...

Look for the three holes in the front drivers inner fender for the TI amplifier, ALL 435 cars have them.... there are 2 on the bottom and one on the top... they could be closer to the rad support. OF...
Forum: C3 General
05-28-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 12,667
Posted By firstgenaddict

Most chevrolet dealerships could not get more...

Most chevrolet dealerships could not get more than a few Corvettes at most, some only got one.
IF they could not dealer trade for an Orange roadster I am sure they would paint the one they had...
I...
05-27-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 591
Posted By firstgenaddict

If it is backfiring do you think you blew a Power...

If it is backfiring do you think you blew a Power valve?

Happened to me last night, car was cold and I opened it up a little too much and it popped... then under slight acceleration up a hill at...
Forum: C3 General
05-27-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,599
Posted By firstgenaddict

That sucks...

That sucks...
Forum: C3 General
05-27-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,596
Posted By firstgenaddict

NICE 73 ROADSTER... I LOVE IT! We just bought a...

NICE 73 ROADSTER... I LOVE IT!
We just bought a 73 L82, 4 speed air coupe - 35k miles - original paint - special order Black - NCRS - owner has had it 30 years, he just did the bumper with a NOS GM...
Forum: C3 General
05-26-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 366
Views: 34,967
Posted By firstgenaddict

Here is another LAGUNA GRAY 1970 LT1 - It is...

Here is another LAGUNA GRAY 1970 LT1 - It is owned by one of my customers - former Bush Grand National driver - Jason Keller. His father has a few really nice midyears(L71) and straight axle cars...
05-26-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,361
Posted By firstgenaddict

71 is different than the 70 or 72. I recently...

71 is different than the 70 or 72.
I recently went through ops with CEC.
With 4 speed it does not operate in REV, only 3rd and 4th, with auto it works in rev and high gear.
With MY LT1, IF you...
Forum: C3 General
05-22-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 12,667
Posted By firstgenaddict

I wouldn't be concerned about the deck stamp -...

I wouldn't be concerned about the deck stamp - IMHO it is real and original. there are many other CGZ stamps with the same characteristics.
The carb is a replacement as has been stated,
Some of the...
05-19-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,899
Posted By firstgenaddict

That appears to be a VERY nice ONE repaint, The...

That appears to be a VERY nice ONE repaint,
The color appears correct from the close up, - and my computer monitor is calibrated using a graphics color bar.

Would be a good buy in US dollars.
Forum: C3 General
05-16-2019, 12:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,082
Posted By firstgenaddict

I am pretty sure the ORIGINAL paint is the same...

I am pretty sure the ORIGINAL paint is the same as the 1970-1974 Z28 Wheels.. - which is simulated magnesium - Zero gloss Suede textured
...
05-13-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,229
Posted By firstgenaddict

You must wipe sealer into the leading edge of the...

You must wipe sealer into the leading edge of the chrome trim - then when you press it down over the lip behind the windshield and screw it down you have a water tight seal...
ALSO where ever there...
05-13-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,229
Posted By firstgenaddict

Where are you getting water? In the floors? I...

Where are you getting water? In the floors?
I would be willing to bet that your side wells are leaking on the kick panels. - The plenum where the wipers are directs air down the sides of the cowl...
05-13-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,899
Posted By firstgenaddict

I will play with a C5-C6 Z06 if I want to run...

I will play with a C5-C6 Z06 if I want to run circles around anything...
I am talking about a limited production high performance vintage corvette, the production of which accounted for less than...
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