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by vito
Dec 21st, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Berrrrr. Thats cold
Replies: 36
Views: 6974

Re: Berrrrr. Thats cold

The east coast is freezing and the south west coast is on fire and no end in sight. WTF :crazy:
by vito
Dec 20th, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Tim's Garage Sign
Replies: 1
Views: 779

Tim's Garage Sign

Sorry, couldn't help it. Seen this and was thinking of you. :laugh:
by vito
Dec 14th, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: 1972 350 wit a/c coupe front coil springs
Replies: 4
Views: 1127

Re: 1972 350 wit a/c coupe front coil springs

Total spring compression was about 3". Big block here.

Give your self about a foot to swing down the lower control arm. If you replace the spring measure the spring height.
by vito
Dec 14th, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Berrrrr. Thats cold
Replies: 36
Views: 6974

Re: Berrrrr. Thats cold

No thank you. nope, nada.

My tomato plants are still blooming
by vito
Dec 14th, 2017 6:09 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: 1972 BB Convertible in Atomic Orange Color
Replies: 607
Views: 128164

Re: 1972 BB Convertible in Atomic Orange Color

Well the unit is mostly installed. I will connect the high/low sides to the compressor at the shop. The compressor is fill with nitrogen and I don't want to open it now. Heater hoses also installed. There goes all my free space on the passenger side. If I can get my friend to stop by tonight I will ...
by vito
Dec 13th, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: 1972 350 wit a/c coupe front coil springs
Replies: 4
Views: 1127

Re: 1972 350 wit a/c coupe front coil springs

Hi guyg,

I agree with Paul. I have removed the spring many time this way.

If you have an impac wrench it will be easier. Also you don't really need to compress the spring that much, a few millimeters at best.
by vito
Dec 10th, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: How to replace outer door skin on a 75 vette
Replies: 2
Views: 2103

Re: How to replace outer door skin on a 75 vette

Willcox had a good write up on this on the other site.
by vito
Dec 10th, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Berrrrr. Thats cold
Replies: 36
Views: 6974

Re: Berrrrr. Thats cold

Snow, I have pictures of it on the wall.

I don't mind hanging the holiday lights in shorts and a t shirt :D
by vito
Dec 9th, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: 1972 BB Convertible in Atomic Orange Color
Replies: 607
Views: 128164

Re: 1972 BB Convertible in Atomic Orange Color

Well, that was a cold stateside trip. But I was able to get the A/C hoses cut and the fitting crimped, Compressor bracket also coated, also the rest of the parts that I need to wrap up this project. The one thing that I noticed with the a/c unit is that both heater hoses are 5/8" and the expansion t...
by vito
Dec 9th, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 937
Views: 189100

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

Bob,

it looks like your pictures disappeared.