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Old 05-23-2019, 02:07pm   #1
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Default GTO walk around & start up

Recorded sound is "muffled" in the shop at ECS but it sounds absolutely wicked.

Lots of work went into this one and the walk around just doesn't do justice to all the little details. New wiring, fab work, every hydraulic line replaced etc etc.

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that's an LS?
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I graduated HS in '67 and that was my dream car. You're killin'me! Congratulations!
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Bitchin....... when can I get a ride.
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That mofo is NAAAAAASTY!!!!!
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You're gonna shoot your eye out with that thing.
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Gotta LOVE IT!!!! DeJaVUE all over again.....back in 90-92 when I put DPFI on my '70 Lemans Convertible 462 /400 Chevelle 12 bolt disc brakes in front,

it was called 'Injected Madness' in Feb '95 of High Perf Pontiac Mag.....

Your car is a later version and surely much better......where you live?? I gotta steal that car one night leave tire marks to my garage.....

A buddy across the river has a '68 goat about that color in his garage, but it's all basically stock, not a full on resto, but damn close....but it's been setting forever now, and sadly, it shows.....the usual $$ T&E......
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that's an LS?


Built LS7 from TX Speed 675 hp
T56 Super Mag 6 speed
Custom exhaust with headers 3" all the way
Moser M9 rear with 3.73 gears
A/C by Vintage air
4 wheel Wilwood disc brakes 6 piston front - 4 piston rear calipers
QA1 level 2 suspension package
Every wire and hydraulic line replaced
new fuel tank, pump, filter

Just the short list off the top of my head.
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Bitchin....... when can I get a ride.
Anytime you're up. I was going to do the Hot Rod Power Tour this year but a major business partner moved meetings to the middle of the tour.

I would've been at the bottom of NC but still far from your crib.

You gotta get up this way sometime, it's your turn.
We do killer July 4th parties.
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Gotta LOVE IT!!!! DeJaVUE all over again.....back in 90-92 when I put DPFI on my '70 Lemans Convertible 462 /400 Chevelle 12 bolt disc brakes in front,

it was called 'Injected Madness' in Feb '95 of High Perf Pontiac Mag.....

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A buddy across the river has a '68 goat about that color in his garage, but it's all basically stock, not a full on resto, but damn close....but it's been setting forever now, and sadly, it shows.....the usual $$ T&E......
Yeah I remember you telling me about your '70. Wish you still had her.

I'm in PA an hour from NYC and Philly, your sore back would act up and stop you before you crossed the MD line.
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I'm in PA an hour from NYC and Philly, your sore back would act up and stop you before you crossed the MD line.
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Hmmmm... You're not that far from me. Might have to line your goat up against my 'Mero...
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Anytime you're up. I was going to do the Hot Rod Power Tour this year but a major business partner moved meetings to the middle of the tour.

I would've been at the bottom of NC but still far from your crib.

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Hmmm might have find a flight
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Really Cool! Happy for ya!
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That is killer!
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Looks and sounds awesome. 👍
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Yeah I remember you telling me about your '70. Wish you still had her.

I'm in PA an hour from NYC and Philly, your sore back would act up and stop you before you crossed the MD line.
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AH HAAA.....my daughter in Bawltimore is expecting on 7/11 his name is Charlie......so it's 7 come 11 down in the boys gym, Charlie Brown, he's a clown......real last name starts with B but is not Brown......

so I be in the region sometime this fall....
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