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  1. 86 El Camino Problem with getting driver side window to suck up close to the new weather striping.

    Body Restoration
    The body shop can't get the window glass close enough on the rear portion of the of the glass. Leaves about 1/8 inch space, just enough to let water in when washing. The passenger side is fine. Purchased new guides and weather striping from OPGI for both sides. The new driver side guide broke...
  2. '78-'87 Tire / Wheel fitment guide - Read before buying!

    Wheels & Tires
    Considering the large number of tire / wheel fitment questions asked about 5th Gen Caminos, I decided to incorporate a number replies I had posted over the years into a single post in the effort to share my experiences over the years with fitting larger tires to my ‘87. In 1978, when the new “A”...
  3. 86 el camino paint job

    Body Restoration
    Hi I am new to el camino central I am trying to decide what color to paint my car i am thinking about a blue color but i am not sure what shade would look good and about a base color or a metallic paint? I will be going with a maaco paint job because of cost. any input would help. thanks billy