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by Corvairvan
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 140...
Replies: 7
Views: 371

Re: 140...

As always, you gentlemen speak volumes of logic and experience. I toyed with the idea of diff ratios, but was reluctant to do so. That is truly the most logical choice, as it does all ready have 14 inch wheels and tires.... Thanks guys!!
by Corvairvan
Thu Jul 02, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 140...
Replies: 7
Views: 371

140...

So hopefully soon after the paint shop straightens out what they did wrong, I will be pulling the 140 out of my 67. I bought her 5 years ago, with a fairly fresh rebuild. Only reason for pulling it is the clutch is slipping when hot and under hard acceleration.. That being said, what would be my bes...
by Corvairvan
Tue Jun 02, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: 1965 4dr came to it's new home
Replies: 4
Views: 460

1965 4dr came to it's new home

So, as bad as I don't need another, brought home a 65 4dr 500..... In the garage now, making sure brakes, etc are safe. Runs like a Timex.....
Our other 4dr, Cora, is in the paint shop....the roof and back panel was painted today, with spare Olds wheels....
by Corvairvan
Sun May 24, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New guy from Washington State
Replies: 5
Views: 492

Re: New guy from Washington State

Name is Doug, have enjoyed Corvairs most of my 45+ years of driving.(I'm 61) Anyhow, Cora is my 1967 4dr Sedan with a 140, 4sp. Been a good car the 4 years I have owned her, so this year she gets a little sprucing up. I will post pictures when I'm done. Thank You for the great advice I received on t...
by Corvairvan
Sat May 16, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 1967 Monza 4 dr chrome roof trim removal
Replies: 11
Views: 442

Re: 1967 Monza 4 dr chrome roof trim removal

You guys are awesome! I was wondering about being bolted from the inside....time to do some careful excavation....
by Corvairvan
Thu May 14, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 1967 Monza 4 dr chrome roof trim removal
Replies: 11
Views: 442

Re: 1967 Monza 4 dr chrome roof trim removal

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Corvairvan wrote:
Wed May 13, 2020 8:01 pm
I am preparing my Monza for paint, and have a question about the strip of trim between the roof and rear quarter panel. As in how to remove it?? Thanks in advance!!
by Corvairvan
Thu May 14, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 1967 Monza 4 dr chrome roof trim removal
Replies: 11
Views: 442

Re: 1967 Monza 4 dr chrome roof trim removal

Yeh, I'm afraid of that being add on. I will take a picture of it. Has 2 tone paint, separates the roof line from body...
by Corvairvan
Wed May 13, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Ask your Mechanical Questions here
Topic: 1967 Monza 4 dr chrome roof trim removal
Replies: 11
Views: 442

1967 Monza 4 dr chrome roof trim removal

I am preparing my Monza for paint, and have a question about the strip of trim between the roof and rear quarter panel. As in how to remove it?? Thanks in advance!!
by Corvairvan
Wed May 13, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New guy from Washington State
Replies: 5
Views: 492

New guy from Washington State

Hello from Benton City, Wa!!

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