Again I am asking my vette family for advice. I purchaced an interior carpet set from Mid America for my '78 SA. Any advance warnings or helpful hints before I attempt to install it? This will be my 1st attempt at carpeting. Any special prep work that needs to be done? How much glue to use and where to use it. Where not to glue. Any advice would be greatly appreciated
Vette(s): 1982 C3 Collectors Edition 44000 miles, sat in the sun most of it's life, My wife purchased it for me for fathers day in 2007 from her girl friend that had it for 19 years. It is on the road again. I'm retired but it is now my daily driver.
Vette(s): 1974 L-48 Auto.
Just your basic Vette. GM crate motor w/vortec heads and intake. Crane cam. Scorpion rockers, Edelbrock carb. Lots of parts still in boxes... :(
Consider installing dynamat or similar insulation on the floorpans, footwells, and tranny tunnel before you carpet. Cuts down on interior noise and exhaust heat. The A/C systems barely keep up with the increased interior volume on the 78-up C3s, and every little bit helps.
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