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  1. subframe rust

    Body Shop
    Hey all, I'm sorry to start a new thread on this topic, but I have a specific question that I would like some advise on. I was installing new subframe bushings on my 68 firebird and i noticed the holes in the subframe are rusted to the point that the bushings barely hold in the frame (but the...
  2. Corrosion & Calcium Scale...Aluminum Radiator

    Heating & Cooling
    Hello everyone, I need to replace my old brass radiator because it has sprung a leak. The previous owner was running what I can only assume was tap water through the system instead of coolant and I have found a good amount of white scale/calcium in the cooling system. I can see it has been...
  3. What's with all this filler in my wheel wells?

    Body Shop
    At the front and back of my rear wells, some filler had come away and made itself known. So i decided to see how deep the rabbit hole went and now i'm left with a few questions before i really start to pull things apart. Is there usually fiber tape and filler along the length of the sill plate...
  4. Body Resto: Good or Bad?

    Body Shop
    Greetings all. I'm a new poster/reader, and hopefully I won't be that annoying new guy who everyone tells to "go look at the older posts!" I'm about to pull the trigger and buy a non-numbers-matching 69 Camaro that has been restored. I know just enough about the mechanical stuff to be...
  5. floor pans and welding

    Body Shop
    hey guys, i have a big question- i have a 75 camaro and it is in desperate need of a new floor. i have never welded before but would like to do the job personally. my question is this, if i need to replace the whole floor pans do i need to totally take apart my car so that i can fit the steel...
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