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07-18-2018, 01:42 PM
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Posted By golfboy

1978 Indy Pace Car

Up for sale is my modified 1978 Indy Pace Car. It has an L-48 numbers matching engine that has been modified with an Edelbrock Performance Package(heads, camshaft, aluminum manifold,and matching...
07-05-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,399
Posted By golfboy

That's not a problem with Bilstein HD shocks.

That's not a problem with Bilstein HD shocks.
07-03-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,399
Posted By golfboy

I used a new set of 550 springs and Bilsein HD...

I used a new set of 550 springs and Bilsein HD shocks and that lowered my front end by an inch and a quarter.
Forum: C3 General
07-02-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,259
Posted By golfboy

Congratulations, Marshall. I'm a retired police...

Congratulations, Marshall. I'm a retired police sergeant from Ohio and have been retired now for 22 years! You are going to love it. Every day is a holiday and every night is Saturday night. I live...
Forum: C3 General
07-02-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 654
Posted By golfboy

I believe that #2 catches your eye more that the...

I believe that #2 catches your eye more that the rally wheels do and they are lighter. Win,win.
06-29-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By golfboy

I have a 1978 Pace Car with a Dewitts aluminum...

I have a 1978 Pace Car with a Dewitts aluminum radiator and a blocked off heater core and the temperature never goes above 200 degrees and that's with the AC on and outside temperatures above 90...
Forum: C3 General
06-25-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,375
Posted By golfboy

I daily drive my 1978 Pace Car when it 's not...

I daily drive my 1978 Pace Car when it 's not raining but I live in Florida where the weather is nice year round. Also, I keep it in a garage when not driving it. There is no reason not to daily...
06-23-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 390
Posted By golfboy

I have a 78 PC that has the engine modified and...

I have a 78 PC that has the engine modified and now puts out over 300 horsepower. I, too wanted to replace the stock mufflers and chose Thrush Rattlers. They are welded bullet style straight through...
Forum: C3 General
06-22-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 333
Posted By golfboy

I would think that the glass tops as described...

I would think that the glass tops as described should be worth between $600 and $800. Hope this helps with the value estimate.
Forum: C3 General
06-10-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 705
Posted By golfboy

You were very lucky! I would not drive around the...

You were very lucky! I would not drive around the block with tires that old on the car. Why people drive on old tires and risk injuring themselves or others, not to mention the damage to their car is...
Forum: C3 General
05-21-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 628
Posted By golfboy

Use my wife's Jeep Renegade!

Use my wife's Jeep Renegade!
Forum: C3 General
05-21-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,150
Posted By golfboy

Same for Florida, no emissions or safety...

Same for Florida, no emissions or safety inspections needed. You can remove all the emission controls from your car if you so choose. Don't need all that government oversight. Big reason why I would...
Forum: C3 General
05-15-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 313
Posted By golfboy

CarFax only goes back to 1980. No info available...

CarFax only goes back to 1980. No info available on older cars.
Forum: C3 General
05-13-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 698
Posted By golfboy

I cut my old, crusty dust covers off about a year...

I cut my old, crusty dust covers off about a year ago and never replaced them. I don't believe they are necessary. I noticed one time while sitting next to my car at a car show that not having the...
Forum: C3 General
05-10-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,699
Posted By golfboy

I have to go with this! +10! BTW, I'm 72 and...

I have to go with this! +10! BTW, I'm 72 and still pushing my 78 Pace Car down the road and loving every minute of it.
Forum: C3 General
05-10-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,679
Posted By golfboy

Three years ago I was looking to buy a 1978 Indy...

Three years ago I was looking to buy a 1978 Indy Pace Car but I knew that I did not want a bone stock factory engine in it making all of 185 to 220 horsepower. I finally found one online that had a...
04-18-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 745
Posted By golfboy

If you have your heart set on Cherry Bomb...

If you have your heart set on Cherry Bomb mufflers, by all means get a set. But I would suggest you get Thrush Rattlers instead. They are loud but do not have the fiberglass inside that breaks down...
Forum: C3 General
04-02-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 22,332
Posted By golfboy

78 Pace Car

48270207 My 78 Pace Car was a garage queen before I bought it two and a half years ago. Now, I drive it just about every day and average 5000 miles a year down here in Florida. It gets...
Forum: C3 General
04-01-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 4,247
Views: 351,564
Posted By golfboy

Rough running engine

So, my 78 Pace Car started running rough and backfiring through the exhaust when accelerating a couple of days ago. After a little troubleshooting, I found a broken spark plug wire. After installing...
Forum: C3 General
03-18-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,048
Posted By golfboy

I have a 1978 Indy Pace Car with the stock rear...

I have a 1978 Indy Pace Car with the stock rear steel spring. I put Bilstein HD shocks on the car on all four corners and cannot be happier with the result. They improved the ride greatly without...
Forum: C3 General
02-03-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,610
Posted By golfboy

Just curious, how many thousands has the owner...

Just curious, how many thousands has the owner put into this restoration of a 75 Vette including your labor? It seems to me to be more than the car is worth. No disrespect meant.
Forum: C3 General
01-15-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,327
Posted By golfboy

I would also be interested if there is at least...

I would also be interested if there is at least 20 bringing their Corvettes.
Forum: C3 General
12-18-2017, 08:51 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 11,377
Posted By golfboy

C-3 Radiator

I have a factory stock heavy duty radiator that came in my 78 Indy Pace Car. It is in very good condition and worked fine when I removed it and replaced it with a Dewitts aluminum radiator. If anyone...
12-16-2017, 04:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 457
Posted By golfboy

What VERYSOON said. Bilstein HD shocks are the...

What VERYSOON said. Bilstein HD shocks are the way to go with a stock rear spring. I put them on my 78 Pace Car and it made a world of difference in the ride and handling of the car. I highly...
Forum: C3 General
12-10-2017, 12:10 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,203
Posted By golfboy

I'm with you, Cool Bean. I'm going to drive my 78...

I'm with you, Cool Bean. I'm going to drive my 78 Indy Pace Car with it's modified over 300 horsepower engine as long as I am able to and can get gasoline for. Damn the fact that I get 9 miles to the...
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