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      04-06-2012, 03:51 PM   #243
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1969 Chevelle SS 396 / 425hp big block. Age 16 to 18. Before it was all over and done: punched out 30thousands, balanced and blue printed, polished ports, 2 holley 1200 4bbls, edelbrock manifold, solid lifters, 675 cam, hooker headers with 3" dumps, TRW pistons and rings, competion clutch, blow-proof bell housing and a dana 12 bolt 412 rear gears. Didn't do corners well, but got you in a straight line very fast and gas was about $0.30 a gallon then.
Wow, sounds like we almost followed the same path. In1988 I turned 16. I had already had my 66 Chevelle for a little over a year. After some body work and a paint job I drove her around with a 327 under the hood, while quietly building a punched out 396. The 396 ,and a few other things , were swapped out over the winter. Needless to say, I had some fun with alot of my friends I went cruising with early that spring. Its nice to see that some guys on here have some muscle car roots. If I remember correctly , gas was about 75cents a gallon then.
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      04-06-2012, 04:38 PM   #245
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      04-06-2012, 06:14 PM   #246
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      04-06-2012, 06:15 PM   #247
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      04-06-2012, 06:56 PM   #248
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      04-06-2012, 07:04 PM   #249
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Unrestored 1965 mustang 289 with the 3 on the floor...i miss that baby. I restored and sold it to help pay for 3 I have now.
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      04-06-2012, 07:29 PM   #252
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Unrestored 1965 mustang 289 with the 3 on the floor...i miss that baby. I restored and sold it to help pay for 3 I have now.
1966 Mustang, 289, auto though. I had it for like 15 years, semi restored it and sold it. Then bought the 3.
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      04-06-2012, 08:45 PM   #255
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      04-06-2012, 09:01 PM   #257
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My first car was a 1986 Suzuki Forsa hatchback with the 3 cylinder engine. Awesome on MPG hahaha
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