65 GS 4spd Post Sedan

Discussion in 'Members Rides' started by ragtops, Aug 20, 2009.

  1. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    NEXT UP
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    Meat on 8"x5"BS
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    Last edited: Mar 4, 2014
  2. 66 NAILHEAD

    66 NAILHEAD Well-Known Member

    Wow those wheels look good. Your gs is realy coming along. Sweet ride
     
  3. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    On the way to get the exhaust finished
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    Ill post a video when I start it up maybe this weekend if things go okay 3/20/14
     
  4. wheelz

    wheelz 'B' is for Buick.

    SURE IS.... look'n good Bob!!! :TU: Betcha cant wait to HEAR IT huh!!! :Brow:

    Wheelz, Tampa Bay
     
  5. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    I dont know how I have held off this long .Probably because my GP engine dint last 75 miles beefore the cam went in it I took all precautions with ZDDP paste and additive.Hopefully get it running this weekend weather permitting and it I can get my son over to help me .it is in the trailer now ready to go to the muffle shop to tie in the manifolds
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  6. gs66

    gs66 Well-Known Member

    Your car has a great stance also. You nailed it all the way around on this car! Great job!
     
  7. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

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    ITS ALIVE



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    Last edited: Mar 23, 2014
  8. Rusty Davenport

    Rusty Davenport Silver Level contributor

    sweet!!:TU::3gears:
     
  9. 66 NAILHEAD

    66 NAILHEAD Well-Known Member

    Awesome!!!!!!
     
  10. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    [video=youtube;qtcUo-B186A]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qtcUo-B186A&feature=youtu.be[/video]
     
  11. wheelz

    wheelz 'B' is for Buick.

    EVEN WITHOUT the carb and/or timing tweaking, it sounds like a nice healthy motor there Bobby! :TU:

    ..and it was exciting to see it move under its own power too! You are WELL ON YOUR WAY to the final stages of a successful restoration!!! CONGRATS!

    Wheelz, Tampa Bay
     
  12. 66 NAILHEAD

    66 NAILHEAD Well-Known Member

    Sounds really good. What cam did you run?
     
  13. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    fenders hung rough need to fine tune the fit
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    Last edited: Apr 8, 2014
  14. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

  15. SpecialWagon65

    SpecialWagon65 Ted Nagel

    Need extra hands to put the hood on?
     
  16. 36racin

    36racin Platinum Level Contributor

    Bob,
    That car is beautiful. Looks great, sounds great. Your almost done with it. Then what are you going to do? Another car?
     
  17. 70skylark350

    70skylark350 Well-Known Member

    She really is a beauty!!! Looks Great!!! Maybe you can get her done and bring it to GoodGuys Columbus???? July 10 thru 13 I believe. I look forward to it every year. If so I will look for you there.

    Anybody else planning to attend?????
     
  18. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    Getting closer...work left for substantial completion
    Align Fenders, DONE
    align doors DONE,
    install hood ,DONE
    front bumper, DONE
    fix exhaust leak,
    align front end,
    front tires balance,DONE
    battery tray,DONE
    overflow tank,
    washer tank,DONE
    antenna base,DONE
    rocker molding,DONE
    headlight bezels DONE,
    touch up paint DONE
    .see it at the cruise in on the 18th weather permitting in Beavercreek Ohio

    thanks guys, a buddy from VOSS collision is coming over tonight and helping get things lined out and possibly the hood installed.after that front end align possibly friday 4/11/14
    then it is easy work will post pics later

    Good guys never been but I should go
     
    Last edited: Apr 13, 2014
  19. bobbybuick

    bobbybuick Well-Known Member

    Okay other than a slightly high corner o the hood and a fender trying to scrape the paint off the door .I am one Wheel alignment away from a cruise in!!!
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  20. gs66

    gs66 Well-Known Member

    What a great job on this car!
     

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