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5/25/12 6:49am - Original Message: 'Got the vette running again! Now with side pipes!'
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Scott, LA - USA

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77 L82 coupe

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Well I blew a head gasket because the PO rebuilt the engine but left a small piece of rag in the engine when he rebuilt it and it got caught in a coolant passage. Its my first time rebuilding an engine and was a lot of fun. I upgraded the intake and added roller rockers as well as installed the side pipes too
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5/25/12 8:13am - Reply: 'Re: Got the vette running again! Now with side pipes!'
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Duncanville, TX - USA

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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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5/25/12 9:02am - Reply: 'Re: Got the vette running again! Now with side pipes!'
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WEST SENECA, NY - USA

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1981 Blue Ice Met. w/pearl ghost flames TKO500 5speed. LS1 Swap 3.45 Dana 44.

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Nice ride man! Love the sidepipes. Thumbs Up

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5/25/12 2:15pm - Reply: 'Re: Got the vette running again! Now with side pipes!'
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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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You're really getting someplace now! Car looks much better in the video than it does in the signature!
 
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5/25/12 2:48pm - Reply: 'Re: Got the vette running again! Now with side pipes!'
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Valley Springs, CA - USA

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1978,Metalic Money Green W/Gold emblems,TH350 w/gear splitter,black & grey interior.1978,two tone,Metalic Rootbeer & gold ,Doeskin interior,auto. trans. 1981, Silver w/mirrored T-Tops,4 spd, charcoal interior.

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Beautiful Glenn. How else would you rather spend your time.

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6/1/12 10:10am - Reply: 'Re: Got the vette running again! Now with side pipes!'
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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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COOL!!!!
I am a fan of side pipes!
sounds good!
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6/1/12 12:19pm - Reply: 'Re: Got the vette running again! Now with side pipes!'
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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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6/1/12 3:15pm - Reply: 'Re: Got the vette running again! Now with side pipes!'
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