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Old 12-21-2015, 12:28 AM
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Dennis, dont let it die. It's begging you to let it get back on the streets. You may not make the 12.99 but let the car live again. Wierd, huh? Hey, I talk to my car. It answers me......
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Old 12-21-2015, 08:50 PM
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Default Not giving up...

Gonna tear the top end off this week and then have a couple of routes to take once we make sure it's just the head gasket.

NOT GIVING UP - still have a little budget left and if I need to I can always follow Tony and sell off a bunch of odds and ends and make it work.

12.99 or Bust!
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Old 12-23-2015, 02:55 AM
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Default The fire is burning bright...

Here is some photos from today...heads come off tomorrow.







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Old 01-19-2016, 05:24 PM
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Default 12.99/$1,299 Update Ė One manís junk is another manís treasureÖ.



If you have been keeping up with my 12.99 adventure then you already know that Iím staring directly into the face of a severely damaged L98 block that up until the last few days has been the candidate of some welding and wishing for a sprinkle of hope.


READ THE FULL STORY HERE
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Old 02-02-2016, 11:58 AM
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So last I read on your FB page the 383 was in and running?
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Old 02-04-2016, 01:45 AM
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Default 383...

No running right, been catching up on the MPMC event and did get some headers at the local swap meet..



they needed some work, but $5 bucks!
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Old 02-08-2016, 09:27 AM
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Default Got 99 problems but TPI aint one...

Out with the OLD - In with the NEW or at least with all we need. No, the Terminator EFI is not going in the '91 Z28, just back to the basics and thought it would be funny to see the two systems sitting together

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Old 02-08-2016, 11:07 PM
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Default ...waiting



Reassembly is just around the corner and then we can get serious.
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Old 02-09-2016, 12:30 AM
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Default WOW ! You had THAT MUCH left in your budget ?

Is that a NEW IN BOX Edelbrock intake and Edelbrock carb?
Whoo hoo!
They were out of Chevy intakes at the swap meet? That NEVER happens. . . . . .
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Old 02-19-2016, 03:26 PM
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Is that a NEW IN BOX Edelbrock intake and Edelbrock carb?
Whoo hoo!
They were out of Chevy intakes at the swap meet? That NEVER happens. . . . . .
That was stuff that I swapped for the TPI system...
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