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  1. DeeVeeEight

    It only took 20 years

    Yes! New top and wheels.
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    It only took 20 years

    Six engines, three transmissions and in retrospect - a full restoration. Everything has been replaced. Now powered by a Blue Print 383 (470 h.p. 490 tq.) backed by a Tremec TKX and 355 rear gears. It's the same recipe in a lot of C3's but I like it a lot, it works well.
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    interior refresh

    center arm rest before and after and products used.
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    Finally in for paint (after 18 years)

    Admittedly I did hear some noise - I thought it was the old headers finally starting to leak. Turns out it was piston slap that went away after oil pressure built up. I took it on the highway after the car show and was driving rather conservatively when the piston separated from the connecting...
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    another one bites the dust

    Crate motor installation
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  13. DeeVeeEight

    Finally in for paint (after 18 years)

    Yes thank you. The new 383 is installed and runs great.
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    I won't take up your time. Wishing you the best and Thank You for all of your support over the...

    I won't take up your time. Wishing you the best and Thank You for all of your support over the years.
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    Finally in for paint (after 18 years)

    Took the car to a show on Sunday and blew the engine on the way home. After I got over being depressed about it I went shopping online (isn't that what we all do nowadays?) and settled on a new Blueprint 383.
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    Finally in for paint (after 18 years)

    At the car show 2 weeks ago.
  17. DeeVeeEight

    Been away too long

    Thankyou for the reply. You guys have been great. Wishing you and Marck all the best. Please send him my regards!
  18. DeeVeeEight

    Been away too long

    I have been away from the forum for a few years. I am almost afraid to ask as I haven't seen any posts from him since 2014 - How is Marck (Twin Turbo)?
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    Finally in for paint (after 18 years)

    Black metallic.
  20. DeeVeeEight

    Hello Marc, I haven't visited here in a long time. How are you?

    Hello Marc, I haven't visited here in a long time. How are you?
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