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by Beers
Sat Jul 25, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: ‘63 Spyder Convertible
Replies: 8
Views: 822

Re: ‘63 Spyder Convertible

Well, tie rods worn out, ball joint are marginal, rubber on bushings cracked + a few days off next week =

Time for a refresh
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At least with the crossmember out I got to see that the body VIN matches :tu:


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by Beers
Sun Jul 19, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Corvair Talk
Topic: What's Wrong Here?
Replies: 2
Views: 208

Re: What's Wrong Here?

Epic fail

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by Beers
Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: ‘63 Spyder Convertible
Replies: 8
Views: 822

Re: ‘63 Spyder Convertible

Thanks Joel! I used the POR-15 tank sealer. I had a kit from a couple years ago, it included the degreaser and the metal prep solutions, as well as the sealer. Just followed the steps, the trick was to make sure the tank is 100% dry before you pour in the sealer, and to keep slowly rotating the tank...
by Beers
Mon Jul 13, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: ‘63 Spyder Convertible
Replies: 8
Views: 822

Re: ‘63 Spyder Convertible

Old sender was inop and filter gummed up so replaced that as well. Tank back in.


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by Beers
Mon Jul 13, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: ‘63 Spyder Convertible
Replies: 8
Views: 822

Re: ‘63 Spyder Convertible

Got the tank cleaned out and sealed. Some rust, but nothing too bad.

All cleaned up and installed.

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by Beers
Fri Jul 10, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: My other classic Ride...
Replies: 10
Views: 439

Re: My other classic Ride...

Beautiful Cobra F5 Mcwho, love the stance and those cars. They always look so planted and ready for race.

Very nice ride you have there
by Beers
Sun Jun 28, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: ‘63 Spyder Convertible
Replies: 8
Views: 822

Re: ‘63 Spyder Convertible

Thanks guys, let the fun begin!
by Beers
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: ‘63 Spyder Convertible
Replies: 8
Views: 822

‘63 Spyder Convertible

Hey all, just wanted to post a few pictures of a 1963 Spyder convertible I recently picked up, car had been stored since the late 80’s, a real barn find. A60A75C2-C1B7-4E63-8724-7D90AA532AB5.jpeg A little cleaned up before going on the trailer. The seller got the engine started with a separate gas c...
by Beers
Thu Jun 25, 2020 5:09 am
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: Corvair Lakewood 61 - NL
Replies: 470
Views: 61031

Re: Corvair Lakewood 61 - NL

What a sharp wagon, nice work! I agree with wagon master, the stance is spot on
by Beers
Mon Jun 22, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Member's Rides, Projects, and Builds
Topic: Interior Poll
Replies: 6
Views: 493

Re: Interior Poll

I’d go for original, plus the blue interior would look great with the Ermine White.

Does this link help on the colors

https://www.corvaircorsa.com/pntcpc65.html

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