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1816  Site Comments / Discussion / Test Drive / Test on: January 11, 2007, 09:35:39 PM


See, Ed, even this old dog can learn a new trick.  I followed your (and Joe's) instructions.  I will properly post pictures and sin no more!
(OK, I'll properly post pictures...)
1817  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Tower Clamps on: January 11, 2007, 09:09:06 PM
Thanks, Dave.

What I really need for you to do is look at the Radiator hose and Heater hose pages and see what the clamps look like in the picture.  Then, tell me what kind of clamps they are (tower, spring, etc.).  It would be great if you could also list the numbers for those clamps from each page.  I can find the numbers in the P&A, but that does tell me which type of clamp it is.

I know tower clamps are a pain, but we're discussing originality in my group...

BTW, I just emailed you about part of your question from your recent thread.

Phillip

Whoops!  Thanks Steve.  (Now, Im getting info. faster than I can keep up with it!)
I do not have a 67 AIM, but UPC 1/A8 is heater hose, right?  And the V-8 shows spring clamps. (We were just discussing V-8, so that's fine about the L-6).  Now, if someone will tell me about the radiator clamps (its UPC 6/B1 in the 68 AIM)...

I really appreciate this, guys!

Phillip
1818  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: steering wheel on: January 11, 2007, 08:19:59 PM
Kev68,

The 68 Assembly Manual under UPC N30/A1 clearly shows this deluxe wheel, including the difference in emblems (insignia) I mentioned above.  Also, the Oct. 1, 1967 revised P&A 34 lists your black deluxe steering wheel as:

6.51 Wheel Assembly, steering
68 Camaro w/del. wheel......9747536

The deluxe steering wheel also came in gold, red, turquoise and blue in 68. If your car has RPO Z23 or Z87, it came with that option.  If it doesn't, then it was one of the 9178 N30s ordered seperately in 68.
1819  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Tower Clamps on: January 11, 2007, 10:10:33 AM
Thanks for the confirmation on the 68.
What we really need is someone with a 67 AIM to tell us what it says...
1820  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Maintenance / Re: Battery question for my '69 on: January 10, 2007, 10:52:51 PM
Put in an original style battery:
http://www.restorationbattery.com/products.html
If you're worried about a judge counting off for POR 15, then you definitely don't need a yellow-top Wally battery or any other current style.  That's the first thing you would see...


OK, I stand corrected by John and Rich below...  But if you're going to have it judged, I do know that can make a difference...  But now that JohnZ has suggested a battery topper as being acceptable... Buy the new Delco and a topper for show, you'll still come out cheaper!


1821  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: steering wheel on: January 10, 2007, 10:33:01 PM
The 68 N30 wheel did have the appropriate insignia for the car as ordered.  Thus, your 68 RS/SS has an SS insignia.  The picture I posted is a 68 N30 off a standard coupe, so it has the bowtie.
1822  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: finding original owner on: January 10, 2007, 06:55:55 PM
Sure... I've seen dealers, etc. have the ability to help the process on a couple of ocassions.  They know the system.

Adz28,
Do you know how Florida DMV responds to inquiries?
1823  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: finding original owner on: January 10, 2007, 01:49:19 PM
Depends on the state... Sometimes that's more of a matter of the kinds of records the state kept and how they converted them over to computer.  Any of them that will are going to want proof of present ownership and probably a fee.  If you have a friend in the car business or law enforcement, you might want to "quietly" pursue that line of search.
1824  Site Comments / Discussion / Site Comments/Discussion / Resource buttons? on: January 10, 2007, 09:19:53 AM
Would it be possible to get the various resource buttons on the bottom of the forum pages?  I realize they are on the "newCRGforum" page, but that makes for several extra clicks when you're researching something....
1825  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: steering wheel on: January 10, 2007, 09:08:01 AM
Here's what a 68 N30 does look like...

If it doesn't have any cracks or bad scratches, you are lucky.  There are still some of them around, but most are cracked.  And for exactly the reason that Rich mentioned, they are gradually becoming rare.

1826  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: COPO? on: January 09, 2007, 03:23:58 PM
Don,

The last couple of years at the AACA auto fair at Lowe's Motor Speedway near Charlotte, NC through the Road and Track booth, they have been gathering stories for an update of The Cobra In The Barn.  Tom Cotter lives in Davidson, NC.

After you finish your documentation, you really ought to submit your story!  I'll be talking to one of the AACA district officers soon.  I'll see if they have contact information.

Congratulations!  All of us will be taking an extra look at every used car lot when we drive by...  Grin
1827  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: engine mount part numbers on: January 08, 2007, 11:02:53 AM
Have you looked here:

http://www.camaros.org/engine.shtml#EngineMounting
1828  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Tower Clamps on: January 08, 2007, 10:09:29 AM
Dave, thanks for the 69 AIM info.  I've already got my tower clamps, but that's good advice about how to install them.  One of JohnZ's posts made me aware of AMK.  Thanks, again.  Grin

Firstgen, Thanks! The 68 AIM does show spring clamps on the heater hoses.  Grin

Now, if I can get someone with a 67 AIM to respond, I'll have a complete answer (for Camaros, at least) to give to my friends next week....  Help!  Huh

1829  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: engine mount part numbers on: January 08, 2007, 09:58:27 AM
Looks like 67-68 302 engine mounting brackets...

Check 3955783 and see if the 7 is a 1 = 3955183...

72 P&A 30A says:

           0.029 BRACKET, engine mounting

67-68  All (302).....3955183 L.H.     2.00   engine mtg. to side member
67-68  All (302).....3980938 R.H.     2.00   engine mtg. to side member
1830  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: tach number on: January 07, 2007, 07:21:14 AM
Steve,
You're right.  Don't mistake my questions for disagreement.  I'm just trying to learn.
77-chev says above, his car is a Norwood 4th week of September, so your info is showroom fresh.
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