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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #15 on: May 01, 2012, 07:47:10 PM »
Wow...that's nice! Can you give us that don't know him his contact info? Thanks

As long as it's not against CRG policy.  If it is, I can delete the info ASAP.  

Disclaimer: I have no affiliation with Mr. Perri, but he did an awesome job on my cap and his prices are very reasonable.

Joe Perri
6845 N. Mendota Avenue
Chicago, IL 60646
phone: 312-307-1977
email: corvetteillinois@comcast.net

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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #16 on: May 01, 2012, 08:57:41 PM »
"Soak it in Evap o rust then soak it in Boe Shield. It will clean up nice."

What stores sell these products? I have a gas cap and radiator cap that could use a cleaning
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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #17 on: May 01, 2012, 09:01:54 PM »
"Soak it in Evap o rust then soak it in Boe Shield. It will clean up nice."

What stores sell these products? I have a gas cap and radiator cap that could use a cleaning

I bought both products on Amazon.com cheaper than any store had it.
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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #18 on: May 01, 2012, 09:04:30 PM »
right on, thank you for the help!
1969 garnet red Z/28 46k mile unrestored X77
Looking for 3192477 (front) spiral shocks 3192851 (rear) please
Looking for an original LOF soft ray windshield
Looking for original Delco side post negative battery cable part # 6297651AV

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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #19 on: May 03, 2012, 12:25:42 AM »
"Soak it in Evap o rust then soak it in Boe Shield. It will clean up nice."

What stores sell these products? I have a gas cap and radiator cap that could use a cleaning

Daniel is correct! I purchase ours at our local harbor freight and use a 20% coupon. PepBoys used to sell it as well but not sure if they still do.
Chick
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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #20 on: March 05, 2014, 03:25:49 AM »
Reply #15 in this thread has Joe Perri's contact information...
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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #21 on: March 05, 2014, 03:31:39 AM »
Jeff, Would you have any of the "flat rivet" caps on hand??  thanks!  Don

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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #22 on: March 05, 2014, 04:24:39 AM »
Joe also provides a service for those who just want their caps rebuilt instead of restored to keep that patina for survivor or unrestored cars. Great guy to talk with. I called him a while back and he explained the whole proccess.
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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #23 on: March 07, 2014, 11:51:00 PM »
Jeff, Would you have any of the "flat rivet" caps on hand??  thanks!  Don

Best thing to do is send Jeff a PM or email.
Note for restoration-Joe can utilize whatever rivet you need for your application. For anyone coming to Corvette Carlisle, Joe is normally there with a space and is a great guy!
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Re: Original radiator cap?
« Reply #24 on: March 08, 2014, 01:58:14 AM »
Joe just restored the horns on my silver X66 convertible. Great job...
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