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31  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: Camaro on Ebay on: March 04, 2013, 11:51:10 PM
Car has been listed 3 times now.
32  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: 69 Z/RS numbers on: February 10, 2013, 05:14:17 PM
I'm impressed about this clever wording....
The Term “Numbers Matching” used in our descriptions refers to an engine that has an: engine block casting number and date, engine assembly date and suffix code, and engine VIN/serial number that are present in a manner that is consistent with build sequence of the described vehicle.
 
  IMO, today's buyers may not be as demanding in having an original stamped part so a restamped one will be acceptable even if they are told out right. After all, if you are driving it around, an original or restamped doesn't matter......each will give you just as much fun.
Whether we like it or not, those restamps are here to stay even if it is kept a secret as to what to watch out for.

Mike

Must be Hendrick's way around selling fake cars since he got caught faking the Olympic Gold one.
33  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: holley 4053 dz stamp on: February 08, 2013, 01:24:13 PM
You should have bought that Danny!
Tough date to find. I have seen that and the guy doesn't have any feedback

The car would have just cost you more.....lol
34  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: holley 4053 dz stamp on: February 08, 2013, 12:16:32 PM
Bill this guy finally lowered his price on this one. I think he was at $1495.00. He still wants way to much for it though. I offered him $1000.00 for it when I had the Z.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/HOLLEY-1968-1969-Z28-302-CAMARO-4053-DZ-CARBURETOR-date-code-924-/120872346721?pt=Vintage_Car_Truck_Parts_Accessories&hash=item1c248da461&vxp=mtr
35  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: L89 Camaro At Mecum, Not So.... on: January 27, 2013, 05:35:12 PM
They mention 3 times that it is an L78 car. Not sure what all the fuss is about.
36  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: L89 Camaro At Mecum, Not So.... on: January 27, 2013, 12:29:59 PM
The way I read it they say its a documented L78. Only that it now has L89 heads. . Documented as one of only 4,575 built with the L78 396/375 HP
37  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: 69' Z28 on eBay good deal, real deal?? Engine stamp funny on: January 18, 2013, 04:23:26 PM
I dont  see it being a fair deal with all the things needing corrected. If so it would have sold by now. Its been on there for months.
38  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: Clones, tributes, recreations.. on: January 10, 2013, 11:36:58 PM
The sad part about all this is that some day nobody will know the difference. Once our generation is gone who will be around to tell whether a car is real or not.
39  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: Old Reliable on: January 02, 2013, 09:27:59 PM
I'd say asking price is 4 times what it's worth
40  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: 50 Z/28's For Sale ??? on: December 26, 2012, 07:10:59 PM
Yep.......these dealers are the worst. I'd say they are the ones responsible for 90% of the fake Z's.
41  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: shifter knob on: December 23, 2012, 10:51:19 PM
With console was chrome knob since console had shift pattern on it.
42  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: building a garage on: December 20, 2012, 10:44:45 AM
Our frost line requirement for footings is 5 feet below grade, since our frost can go down almost that far here in Minnesota. Frost will 'heave' a footing and affect the structure above it, if it moves.

 Note, you dont go 42" below frost line itself... you go 42" below grade...

Guess I'm thinking pole barn type garage which is much cheaper to build. No footer required.
43  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: building a garage on: December 20, 2012, 10:19:58 AM
Not sure what the frost line has to do with it unless you are planning on running a water line to it.
44  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: Sick of seeing this Z on ebay on: December 14, 2012, 09:25:10 AM
From the ad:

" The seats and door panels have been reconditioned and re-dyed, but they are the OEM pieces."

I wouldn't have taken that as meaning Original seat covers. Agree, maybe they should have been clearer, but from a Dealer, I would never expect that. 

If we are going to bring up the stellar reputation of RK I feel I should give my input.
http://www.rkmotorscharlotte.com/sales/inventory/top_sales_2011/1970-1-2-Pontiac-Firebird-Trans-Am/132152#!/
 Great car but not orig. seat covers as stated in their ad. They bought the car from a good friend on mine and he told them he had the seat covers made for him at great cost yet they sold it as orig. seat covers. They were even reminded of it when they were selling it. They might be great guys but that type of sales tactic does not instill trust.


I would take it to be original. From the ad: " Unlike most of the RA IV cars you’ll see this one sports its original code 211 Medium Bright Blue Vinyl (deluxe) interior. Yes, I said original, not a new replacement interior from a kit."
45  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: Sick of seeing this Z on ebay on: December 12, 2012, 04:34:39 PM
Jerry.....I just remember at the time you seemed concerned there was no VIN on the pad and nothing near oil filter. I recall we did clean the oil filter area but didn't use a wire brush and I think you tried to photo the area with no results. This car has been a hard sell since I sold it as I had seen it listed for some time by another dealer. Then it showed up at RK with a clear VIN when we noticed no sign of one. This concerned me.
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