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3/31/09 4:04pm - Original Message: 'Rare fan shroud?'
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What is this guy talking about?  What makes this "rare"?  What is a "shroud louver"?





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3/31/09 4:47pm - Reply: 'Rare fan shroud?'
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Kendall Park, NJ - USA

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1981 - 59 Beige over Cinnebar leather. Edlebrock top end, 2200 stall w/shift kit, 3:55s, Mufflex maniback exhaust, nice stereo, 16 in AREs w/BFGs

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Joel - the loooooover, you know...
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3/31/09 4:48pm - Reply: 'Rare fan shroud?'
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Wooops - Adam, the loooover, it got me confuuuzed - I see a red Vette and thing Joel..
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3/31/09 5:05pm - Reply: 'Rare fan shroud?'
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The L82 option had a sprung trap door that opened at speed. 

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3/31/09 9:15pm - Reply: 'Rare fan shroud?'
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Indianapolis, IN - USA

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Silver 1974 Convertible - L82 4 speed Low miles (was only 8,900 when I bought it in March 2006) - Now 42K miles. Original owner bought it as an investment for son's college expenses. 2008 Jetstream Blue Convertible - DAILY DRIVER!!

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Come on Adam!  Haven't you ever sold anything on e-bay?  I rarely post anything there that isn't "Very Rare" and/or "Hard To Find!"



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4/1/09 8:08am - Reply: 'Rare fan shroud?'
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#1-1974 L-48 4spd Cp Med Red Metallic/Black deluxe int w/AC/tilt/tele./p/w-p/b/ Am-Fm/map light National/Regional/Chapter NCRS "Top Flight" #2-1985 Bright Red/Carmine Cp.L-98/auto Member: NCRS, NCRS Texas, Corvette Legends of Texas

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From the description, he's stating that it is rare because the louver is functional...

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4/1/09 12:36pm - Reply: 'Rare fan shroud?'
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The repros require you to cut a hole and install your original trap door.  I don't think the door or spring loaded hinge is being reproduced.

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