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« on: May 14, 2014, 05:02:41 PM »

Anyone have a good picture of a 69 power front disc cover? Need picture of top/lettering
Thanks
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« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2014, 10:06:57 AM »

My lid is not with me but I think it had wording around each bubble. I found this one. Seen some vendors have pictured one as correct for a 69z. Read a thread where both may have been used. Any opinions?
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« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2014, 11:03:43 AM »

Ill look at the couple I have at home and post pics but as far as which one is correct I am not sure.
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Darrell Cook

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« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2014, 01:13:17 PM »

I, too, have read about more than one cover for 69. I cannot prove that my cap is, in fact, "born with", but I have every reason to believe it is, as the orig. master cylinder is on the car (off now) 12B Nor. Bill, here goes:
Will also comment on the cap you picture Bill, I understand that there was no DOT specification in 69, so that cap would be wrong,IMO.
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« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2014, 01:29:19 PM »

Maybe we could get some of guys to chime in that have known original caps. I have been looking for one myself I would like to make sure it's right. Also was there only one cap used through out the production year? (69)
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« Reply #5 on: May 15, 2014, 01:43:02 PM »

Here is my original cap, it was replated when I had my booster rebuilt by Grigori...
I can take a 'straight on' photo to capture all the textual information if need be...


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« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2014, 04:00:19 PM »

My original cap looks exactly like Gary's, word for word and number for number. Just has not been re-plated so not as pretty Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2014, 04:13:45 PM »

From what I remember mine looks like Bentleys and Gary's. Its at gregoris and had more pits than I liked. Garys looks really nice
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« Reply #8 on: May 15, 2014, 04:20:22 PM »

FYI those pits and scratches can be worked out with time and patience.

Before


After - Notice that this is the style like the one you posted Bill.



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Darrell Cook

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« Reply #9 on: May 15, 2014, 04:22:38 PM »

Also Gary's is different than ko-lek-tor's.  Garys has SAE J1703 Brake Fluid
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« Reply #10 on: May 15, 2014, 04:31:26 PM »

My original cap looks exactly like Gary's, word for word and number for number. Just has not been re-plated so not as pretty Smiley

Maybe we got that 'special MC cap..    reserved for the special HO camaros.. Smiley
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« Reply #11 on: May 15, 2014, 04:41:39 PM »

Maybe we got that 'special MC cap..    reserved for the special HO camaros.. Smiley


Caption should read:

OMG....

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Darrell Cook

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« Reply #12 on: May 15, 2014, 05:04:57 PM »

Also Gary's is different than ko-lek-tor's.  Garys has SAE J1703 Brake Fluid
Ko-lek-tor's looks like a 67 cap.

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« Reply #13 on: May 15, 2014, 05:44:16 PM »

My original cap looks exactly like Gary's, word for word and number for number. Just has not been re-plated so not as pretty Smiley

Maybe we got that 'special MC cap..    reserved for the special HO camaros.. Smiley
Yep, thats exactly what I was thinking... Smiley
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Len H.  Kansas
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« Reply #14 on: May 15, 2014, 09:57:00 PM »

My early 1969 11D (68) SS/RS was born with the same cap that  ko-lek-tor has posted.  I believe the caps were an early vs. late thing.  Can't swear to a changeover date, but, I know mine is original.

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