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  1. Oil for 1966 El Camino

    Engine Topics
    All, I just bought a 1966 El Camino with the 4.6L 283Ci engine and it has been sitting in storage for the last 14 years. It has 108,963 miles and runs well. I need to do an oil change on it and I'm having a lot of trouble finding a definitive answer on what oil to put in it. I've seen...
  2. 1966 Rear tail light housing

    Electrical Systems
    Is the 66 Chevelle wagon rear tail light housing the same as the 66 El Camino tail light housing? Very hard for me to find any tail light housing for my 66 El Cambino. Thanks!
  3. 66 el Camino remote cable adjusted door mirror.

    Wanted Items
    In 1966 my dad order an El Camino with a remote cable adjusted drivers door mirror. That same year the mirror was broken off and the dealer replaced it with an aftermarket mirror. The aftermarket mirror does not have the bow tie but my dad insists the original had the bow tie even with the...
  4. What differential cover seal do I need?

    Transmission & Drive line
    Here's a pic of my differential "pumpkin" on my '66. It has posi, 3.08 gear, What seal do I need? Also, what kind of cover do I have on it? Is it a good cover? It looks aftermarket. Would this seal work? Or do you guys recommend another one...
  5. what is my car worth? possibly looking to fix paint and sell

    General BS Topics
    well i have fallen on hard times and im debating on my next course of action. I am considering grabbing a bit of money to finish my car by fixing the wheel and painting it and installing the center console and new seats then selling it. The problem is that i have no idea what its worth, i...
  6. Audio suggestions for a 66 Elky

    Audio
    I don't know much about radios other than listening to them. I have a restored 66 that has the original am radio but not installed. Would like to update the radio and heard good things about the Retrosound radio as I want it to fit the original hole with a modern radio. What I don't have a clue...
  7. Zf6 being put into a 66, any help or warnings?

    Transmission & Drive line
    Hey, new member first time posting, I have a 66 elco and I am putting a zf6 6 speed tranny out of a 90 corvette into it. If anyone has any warnings or help to help me successfully do this it will be very much appreciated. The car has a 454 out of a 78 silverado and I just took out the Borg...
  8. i dont know what to do with my 66 el camino yet

    Performance Modifications
    1966 el camino 327 engine i think i dont know much but i want my car to be nice so i would like to know what i should do i saw a torque converter on amazon.com and am wondering if i should get it please help :dontknow:
  9. ok i dont know much so please help

    Performance Modifications
    ok i have a 1966 el camino i think my grandpa said it has a 327 engine in it and i am wondering if there are any recomendations for me to know what to do i was looking at performance parts on amazon and saw a torque converter wondering what that does and if i should get one and i want any...
  10. 1966 Stripes?

    Body Restoration
    HI all, Does anybody have any good pics of sample 66 El Caminos with stripes? I know they didn't come standard on the 66 body but I really like the look of stripes. Any ideas?
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