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8/26/10 10:35pm - Reply: 'Paint disaster!'
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Sykesville, MD - USA

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1979 Corvette Coupe Corvette Light Blue Midnight Blue interior Mirrored Glass T-tops

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Well, the past two nights I've been detailing the Vette along with my friend Hank (who will also have his 80 Vette there) and guess what? There is not a single panel on the car that the paint is not cracked! I have never seen that much of a change from one year to the next! Any doubts about anything other than a complete paint job are gone. I also have to start to locate a shop within a reasonable distance that knows how to paint Vettes and can give me the kind of paint job I want (perfect). By the way, the original paint (with some pearl) is leading so far. But keep those suggestions coming! All of you at Carlisle will see the "Crackmeister"!  Rolling On The Floor Laughing
 
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8/26/10 11:01pm - Reply: 'Paint disaster!'
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Holland Patent, NY - USA

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#1 *1980 White, Red interior 14,000 mile #2 *1980 Red, Oyster interior 93,000 miles Resto project car, rebuilt to 383 stroker

Joined: 6/3/2008
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Barry i'm here......where are you?
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