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211  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: 1969 ss 396 washer fluid bottle on: February 04, 2012, 06:03:06 PM
Chevy parts book shows #3840083 jar 62-70 all models. Mine has no number on the jar.
212  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Looking for original AC cars on: February 04, 2012, 05:43:35 PM
Marty,Great picture. I am thinking that is the correct plating on the valve. Nice looking engine compartment and original ac hose.
Thanks
213  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Rear Axle Marking - Factory or?? on: February 02, 2012, 09:00:03 PM
Hans, I didn't find any marks on the front of my diff. But I did find an orange spot on the back next to the cover and purple paint inside the yoke under all the grease. I think maybe to verify pinion nut torque.?? Check those areas also.
214  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Looking for original AC cars on: February 02, 2012, 08:50:29 PM
More pictures. And thanks for your help.
George
215  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Looking for original AC cars on: February 02, 2012, 08:47:48 PM
I am restoring a 69 396 AC car built in Nor. Nov 68. The water control valve # 3940250 on my car I believe is original. Riveted to the skirt. Has the extra stud next to the vacuum port. It is stamped with "Ranco" as the manufacturer & "Type H 25". I took it apart to replate it Gold like the repo I bought but inside it looks Silver Zinc.
I can't remember seeing a silver valve, same part was used on Corvette, and haven't found anyone who confirms it should be silver. Found a picture in my archive of a Yellow 69 with what appears to be original valve in silver. I don't know where I got that picture.
Does anyone have a car with an original valve that could verify the plating color?
216  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Correct Fasteners and headmarkings on: February 02, 2012, 08:22:06 PM
Marty I am really impressed with the progress & the information gathered here in just 15 days. I like the going forward format you put together and the reference to AMK fasteners catalog. Good input from everybody. I want to thank Chick & others on the Palmetto tip. I cooked up some nuts & bolts in a $14 crock pot and the finish came out better than I thought. Quite easy also. I will continue to help with any other fasteners I come across.
George
217  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Correct Fasteners and headmarkings on: January 30, 2012, 02:48:18 PM
Marty, I looked at the screw with the circles again with an eye loop. I can see no mark in the center but there are 7-8 circles and more faint towards the center.
I have the 2 bolts from the steering arms to the spindle and the large top spindle bolt to post.
George.
218  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Correct Fasteners and headmarkings on: January 29, 2012, 11:45:39 AM
I checked the small sheet metal screws this morning & I gave two photos #6 & #7 the wrong descriptions. I can't replace those photos but Marty maybe you can?
Sorry for the misinformation. Revised photos attached. George.
219  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Correct Fasteners and headmarkings on: January 28, 2012, 07:47:20 PM
More pictures
220  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Correct Fasteners and headmarkings on: January 28, 2012, 07:46:22 PM
More pictures

<edit - removed pics #6 and #7 - see updated versions below.>
221  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Correct Fasteners and headmarkings on: January 28, 2012, 07:44:11 PM
I blasted some sheet metal screws and took pictures today. The screw ( 9420415 ) Dave69x33 posted I found 3 variations of it. D, RBW,& Blank. The smaller sheet metal screws I may not be 100% correct on the diameter.
George
222  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Correct Fasteners and headmarkings on: January 28, 2012, 02:42:56 PM
More pictures
223  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: Correct Fasteners and headmarkings on: January 28, 2012, 02:41:37 PM
Marty, I can not figure out where the "LF" bolt came from in reply #46. It looks like a battery hold down bolt but it is 3/8" not typical 5/16". One of my front fenders was replaced at some point, so maybe this 3/8" bolt got replaced at that time. I blasted some more fasteners today and will post those pictures for your collection.
I like the charts you made up, great information.
George.
224  Camaro Research Group Discussion / General Discussion / Re: Finally home!! on: January 27, 2012, 07:51:32 AM
I see the truck has a lift gate on it. And looks like body is sitting on a roll cart. Did you balance it on the lift gate while your wife operated the gate?
225  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: 1969 console verification on: January 25, 2012, 06:24:41 PM
I ordered a new complete console from Heartbeat because the original one has many stripped out screw holes and a cracked door. I haven't received it yet so I can't compare them. Did I make a mistake if I am tiring to keep the car original in appearance? I have the front bracket. It is an early 69 if that matters.
George
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