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Join Date: Feb 2015
Location: Da Boro of Hats PA
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Garage
Vehicle Name
Year 1971
Make Chevy
Model El Camino
Color Black
History Was a Jersey rust bucket. Paid $600 in 87. Replaced ALL sheet metal and chrome. Worked at a Jeep dealer at time and having a "tax number" helped me MUCH(!). Engine and trans rebuilt. Engine not bored because of lack of ridge. Sleeps in it's own room in back of house.
Exterior
All new factory sheet metal and chrome. Everything was still available back in late 80's.

Interior
Just (finally) redid with new carpeting.

Drivetrain
Richmond 5spd w/od, 3:31 posi

Under the Hood
402 not bored, Comp Cam, alum intake, 780 Holley, Casler headers

Suspension
PST anti roll bars, boxed rear control arms, No Hop bars

Wheel and Tire
SS 14x7 wheels - 245/60 BFGs
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