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3/9/12 10:31pm - Reply: 'Re: Engine won't turn over ???'
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macedon, NY - USA

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68 COUPE 454 HAS MOTION HOOD SCOOP, REVERSED GILLS ZL-1 FENDER FLARES AND MOTION REAR SPOILER, LEMAN'S GAS CAP, BUCKET HEADLIGHTS. CAN-AM FRONT RACING SPOILER. CHROME HOOKER HEADERS AND SIDE PIPES! 4 SPEED M20, LOOKS FAST STANDING STILL !!

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OK  it  wasnt the  starter.
I  had a  new  battery  and  it  wasnt  fully  charged  was  1 part.
I also  had a  very  bad ground,  engine to  frame.
We charged the battery, and fixed  the  ground,and
WAH LA!!!

IT STARTED, once  we  got  gas  up  to  the  carb.
Please  see  new  thread ,  coming  soon,  for  video's.
Thanks  for  all  the  help !!
Joe



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3/9/12 11:23pm - Reply: 'Re: Engine won't turn over ???'
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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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Excellent news, Joe !!!


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3/10/12 12:00am - Reply: 'Re: Engine won't turn over ???'
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68 COUPE 454 HAS MOTION HOOD SCOOP, REVERSED GILLS ZL-1 FENDER FLARES AND MOTION REAR SPOILER, LEMAN'S GAS CAP, BUCKET HEADLIGHTS. CAN-AM FRONT RACING SPOILER. CHROME HOOKER HEADERS AND SIDE PIPES! 4 SPEED M20, LOOKS FAST STANDING STILL !!

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thanks  !
Be  sure  to catch  the  video  !!


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3/10/12 9:55am - Reply: 'Re: Engine won't turn over ???'
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HOWELL, NJ - USA

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1979, Targa Blue (72 Color), Pace Car rear spoiler, L88 hood, Dark blue factory interior, 525HP 406, HD 700R4, 370 gears,Steeroids, composite rear spring, TT IIs wrapped in T/A Radials.

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Voltage is always a guuuud thing Joe!! Wink

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3/15/12 8:00pm - Reply: 'Re: Engine won't turn over ???'
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72 coupe, 350 4 spd, modified motor, exhaust, tires & wheels. '91 ZR1, modified exhaust.

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Oh Man, Joe.  That is one awesome lookin' Vette!  Hope you have it done in time for the "Vettes at the Beach" show in Sylvan Beach this year.  I'd love to see it in person. 
 
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3/15/12 8:18pm - Reply: 'Re: Engine won't turn over ???'
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macedon, NY - USA

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68 COUPE 454 HAS MOTION HOOD SCOOP, REVERSED GILLS ZL-1 FENDER FLARES AND MOTION REAR SPOILER, LEMAN'S GAS CAP, BUCKET HEADLIGHTS. CAN-AM FRONT RACING SPOILER. CHROME HOOKER HEADERS AND SIDE PIPES! 4 SPEED M20, LOOKS FAST STANDING STILL !!

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Rick,
thanks,
Amazing what a  headache  a  bad  ground  and  some  unplugged  wires  can  cause.
I  am  feeling  much  more  comfortable  with  the  electric  portion  of  the  car.
Joe.

ps, yes i plan on being  at  sylvan beach. Hope to  meet  you  there.


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3/15/12 8:37pm - Reply: 'Re: Engine won't turn over ???'
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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

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