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  1. El Camino Number 2!

    General BS Topics
    After searching the local craigslist almost daily looking for another 5th gen I stumbled across something else that caught my eye. Say Hello to my New to me and now my second El Camino. 1977! 4th gen. Far from beautiful and a little bit of a work in progress but she seems to drive fine. Drove...
  2. New Member From Texas

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    My name is Charice. I'm married, have a son, and my husband and I have a 1977 El Camino that we are in the process of restoring. My husband is in basic training right now and he left me with the responsibility of keeping up with the maintenance of his car. I initially came to this site to learn...
  3. Need 73-77 hood and other body panels

    Wanted Items
    Getting ready to put my '77 in the body shop for restoration. (47,000 original miles with 350) Need a clean, straight hood. Would like to have clean doors and rear quarters. Will consider a nice rear bumper if cheaper than re-chroming mine. Need to get the parts to coastal SC. Thank you.
  4. Starter removal on a 1977 El Camino, 305, Automatic

    Ignition Upgrades & Discussion Forum
    I finally need to rebuild my starter on my '77 Super Sport after nearly 40 years of service! Does anyone have an overview of removing this starter? In inspecting the starter area, it is much tighter than I expected for removal of the starter. There is a stabilizing bar as well as the...
  5. I need a rear end!

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    The rear end on my 77 went out the other day and i am gonna replace everything. I am wanting to put in a 373 posi if i can. If anyone has one for sale let me know
  6. What is this part called and where can i find it

    Body Restoration
    Due to a recent towing accident the front end of my 77 was damaged. I am not sure what the piece is called nor where i can find it. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  7. 4th Gen pics needed to create 3D model

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    Can anyone please send me a series of pictures of a 4th gen El Camino (preferably the 1977 model) so that I can make 3D model for any future use? I just can't seem to find any model of the 4th gen. A series of 12-24 high resolution (min 1024x768 ) photos taken around the car (overlapping and...
  8. Need price quote

    General BS Topics
    Hello Everyone, I was wondering if some of you would give me an opinion on the price of my 1977 Sprint. The project is nearing the end of restoration and i really dont know what its worth. It has a 350 with a 4 barrel carbuator. Starts up and runs very strong. The exterior was completely...
  9. needed - 1977 grille

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    Hello everyone! If anyone can help or has any advice it'd be much appreciated. I'm looking for the stock grille for a 1977 el camino. It is not mesh but consists of several vertical lines. Someone called it waterfall style I believe. Apparently '77 is the only year they used it. Anyways I've...
  10. 1977 GMC Sprint

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    Hey guys, I'm helping my grandfather value and sell his 1977 GMC Sprint. He was told it has a 400ci small block in it, but one options table I saw claimed that motor was not available on the '77. Whatever the size, the engine runs fine and has 149K miles. Body is in good shape with recent paint...
  11. 77 Front Wheel Moldings & El Camino Emblems

    Parts for sale
    Front wheel molding off my 77 Classic, there is fairly good condition. i'd say, 60 for both obo overall they look amazing couple small dings. Mounting screws I also have the "El Camino" and Classic" Emblem. sadly i only have just one side (drivers side) 60 for both obo Looks wonderful
  12. 77 Bucket Seats & Console?

    Interior Restoration
    Does anyone know what car i could get good looking bucket seats and a console out of for a 77, i see lots of threads about it but none for 4th gen =[ I like the way this interior looks in this 76 but i don't know what seats and console its from =[
  13. "spongey" brakes

    Brake Systems
    Hi all as of last week I am now the owner of a 77 El Camino (bought from my father inlaw who bought it from his father inlaw). There are a few problems that I am going to have to figure out but right now the most pressing issue is the brakes. While they work, they feel like they aren't working...
  14. Wanted: New 1977 El Camino Impact Strips

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    Wanted: New 1977 El Camino Impact Strips. If possible want new strips for have existing strips but they need to be replaced. Contact me at [email protected] if you can help or know WHERE I can purchase these for I've spent literally hours and hours calling everyone.
  15. 77 elky for sale, 454, 10k obo

    Ebay / Craigslist Alert
    Cars located in vegas, my marriage isn't working out so I have to move back to Wisconsin... Can't afford to take the car with me.. It sucks. I just bought this baby and I have to give her up. There's and ad on craigslist the URL is http://lasvegas.craigslist.org/cto/1116628195.html - or you can...
  16. new member in WA

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    While I don't have a El Camino yet, I will shortly. My Grandpa recently lost his license and he is quickly getting rid of his car collection. I picked his '77 El Camino SS. I just have a few questions about the car and figured this would be the best site to get them answered. 1. It has all...
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