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Old 07-15-2012, 10:17 PM   #141
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Thanks! Braided are nice, had them on my v8 Vega. After Aaron's
problem guess have to be carefull on the sizing
V8 vega....
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Old 07-15-2012, 10:52 PM   #142
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V8 vega....
Couldnt handle, faster then heck
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Old 07-30-2012, 09:53 PM   #143
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DRAKE CAPS,COVERS AND STRUT COVERS FOR THE ENGINE BAY

Just got in the Drake Rad cap, coolant cap, brake fluid container cap, dipstick handle and strut tower covers.Brake cap and handle got from member Bajamoon. Brake fluid ate away some paint on the red section of the brake fluid container after two weeks, even though I sealed up the cap better. The new cap is snug so will repaint and see what happens, Never happended on the v6 car. Always get a cover I guess.
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Old 07-30-2012, 09:54 PM   #144
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looks good snoopy...
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Old 07-30-2012, 11:22 PM   #145
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looks good snoopy...

Thanks Gumby!
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Old 08-01-2012, 12:45 AM   #146
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STAINLESS BUTTON HEAD FASTENERS FOR ENGINE COVER

Another little dressup item. 1/4-20 and 10-32 stainless button head fasteners for the engine cover top and coil cover area to replace the phony molded in ones.3.5 hours to drillout the holes and put them in.
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Old 08-02-2012, 10:27 PM   #147
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Trying to mod my 2010 Rotofab rad cover to mount to the 2012. Stay tuned. Will see if it works
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Old 08-03-2012, 05:01 AM   #148
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engine bay look great with all the new toys and painted parts, good work.
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Old 08-03-2012, 11:43 PM   #149
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engine bay look great with all the new toys and painted parts, good work.
Thanks! Was alot of work on the painted stuff!
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Old 08-03-2012, 11:45 PM   #150
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Trying to mod my 2010 Rotofab rad cover to mount to the 2012. Stay tuned. Will see if it works
Well, its progressing, looks like it will work, pics when done
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Old 08-04-2012, 02:56 PM   #151
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Well, its progressing, looks like it will work, pics when done
Well wrong on that assesment! Nothing lined up, hole not in the right place after messurements and rad movement, brackets cannot be altered enough to get the fastener holes in cover and brackets to even come close, and thats the redrilled/ new postion ones!

Moral of the story, a 2010-11 Rotofab cover will not fit a 2012 even with mods, to much work and they are alot different year to year. and now
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Old 08-16-2012, 09:33 PM   #152
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LAST ENGINE BAY SHOT

Here is a pic of the bay as it probably will remain. Last things added were the 1/4-20 stainless button head bolts in the top of the engine cover and the 10-32's on the side parts where the "coil cover" sections are.
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Old 08-20-2012, 10:42 PM   #153
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STILLEN BILLET LOVER GRILL AND RETRO 69 SS EMBLEM

Picked up the Stillen Grill and front,rear and side retro SS emblems/letters from Classic Ind. 7 hours for the grill and front emblem in the heat was no picnic but well worth it! The front grill is definately a two person job as to the line up and fitment to be correct. Also painted the fog light bezels black while the nose was off the car so they match up to the grills.Tomorrow will add pic of rear SS emblem, the side fender ones will be later.
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Old 08-21-2012, 08:25 PM   #154
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REAR RETRO 69 SS EMBLEM

o.K., Here is the rear emblem
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