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31  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: 1967 camaro with 427 on: September 22, 2013, 04:36:07 PM
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32  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: 1967 camaro with 427 on: September 22, 2013, 04:35:13 PM
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33  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: 1967 camaro with 427 on: September 22, 2013, 04:34:04 PM
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34  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / Re: 1967 camaro with 427 on: September 22, 2013, 04:30:33 PM
Bullitt65

Drove 6 hours and was disappointed about the car in my other post. Car was not as advertised. Didn't feel right.

The 67 with 427 just came about by chance by my uncle who works on dirt track race cars. One of the owners has the car and he's done playing with it. He has a very nice collection if you know what I mean. He doesn't have any docs but he's confident. Wasn't able to get a lot of pics. He's asking 38k see pics in next post
35  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Originality / 1967 camaro with 427 on: September 22, 2013, 11:38:58 AM
New to site and trying to be a gen 1 camaro owner.

Through an uncle there's a pretty reputable individual selling a 1967 camaro with a 427. He's claiming that's is 100% original except he rebuilt the 427 engine and new tuxedo black paint. He has no papers but says it was a dealers car. Anyway to find truth? Vin #124377N166208. I'm waiting for a picture of cal tag.
36  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 19, 2013, 02:28:24 PM
What would be the easiest way to get to the hidden vin and how would I do it?
37  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 10:39:46 PM
That thing does look like its been beat to death. Any tell tell signs to inspect to see if its been replaced?
38  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 09:45:59 PM
Not that clarification is needed but when asking about price I want to assume the below.

I recognize the fact that its not numbers matching. Factoring in all the work that has been done to it( see earlier post) no visible rust or welding issues and that its not a lemon. Long story short the dealer is asking 32k for it. Am I crazy?
39  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 06:37:48 PM
I really appreciate everyone's advice and comments. I'm learning alot. Being the new by that I am I've just really fallen for this car. But y'all are giving me perspective. Knowing that the car is a Frankenstein and alot of work has gone into it what is the value of something like this? I know value depends on what you're looking for in a car. Should the dealer selling this car know that the vins don't match? Especially if they did all this work to it? Sorry for beating a dead horse. The car itself has everything I'm looking for in it. I
40  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 11:15:18 AM
And to the comment about bringing someone more knowledgable along with me I wish I could. I did have a member of the local car club look at it for me and he said it drove and looked right. He didn't tear it apart or anything but said it was a nice car.

As for what all was done to it I attached the inspection report above. Dumb question, what exactly does it mean if the visible and hidden vins don't match? Is it not a Camaro?
41  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 10:58:49 AM
On a 1968 Camaro that is
42  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 10:58:08 AM
Cook DW

I read that the vin doesn't tell you anything about build date. Is that not true?
43  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 09:27:04 AM
Little confused now. I emailed dealer and asked to see pic of hidden vin, should I be worried by his response of "what do you mean hidden vin"

If it matters I'm using JJ best and they said vin matches the title which I assume is a good thing.

Like 69Z28 said, I know it's not numbers matching and its been modified. It has all the features I'm looking for and car IMO looks really sharp. I'm just not sure if pricing is correct. I know everyone has their own pricing points but I'm not sure where to even begin or now what's remotely appropriate.

Could this be a firebird frame with Camaro sheet metal? I've heard that before. Thanks again for all the help
44  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 08:42:40 AM
Thanks for all the info. Included is vin on dash.
45  Camaro Research Group Discussion / Decoding/Numbers / Re: First time Camaro gen 1 buyer on: September 18, 2013, 07:44:06 AM
Does the cal tag above look correct? I hear stories about people faking them. I'm hopefully seeing the car in person for the first time this weekend. Is there anything I should look for to make sure I'm not getting a junker with fresh paint? On the inspection sheet it appears they replaced a lot of items. Are any of the repairs a good thing or are they just filler to make it appear its alot?
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