Good Ol Fritz !!!

Discussion in 'The Bench' started by Ryans-GSX, May 15, 2019.

  1. Ryans-GSX

    Ryans-GSX Have fun, life is short.

    I was in Charlotte NC today to meet up with a few fellow Carolina Chapter Members. I stopped by and saw John Fritz as I was headed out of town to drop off a few parts for him as well as pick up a chrome "Buick" embossed air cleaner lid he was saving for me. I was shocked to see in his stash of parts he had a complete air cleaner for me. John graciously gave it to me. I offered to pay him multiple times over and over but he wouldn't take my money.



  2. gs66

    gs66 Silver Level contributor

    Great to read stories like this! Props to Fritz!
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  3. OHC JOE

    OHC JOE Mullet Mafia since 2020

    Sweet deal Ryan..
    John is a good dude with some great info.
    Plus we all know he has a crazy stash of parts.
  4. Ryans-GSX

    Ryans-GSX Have fun, life is short.

    I was sworn to secrecy before John would allow me into the stash house. lol
    What you see in the stash house is not to be discussed on the board and no pictures allowed haha

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  5. Stage 2 iron

    Stage 2 iron 472 IRON HEAD STAGE 2

    Fritz would give you the shirt off his back I know he has a set of NOS stage 2 iron head stash somewhere and he definitely has the market cornered on some very desirable Buick parts. I think it would be nice if some of us guys or girls here on the East Coast could take a road trip sometime this summer to North Carolina for a weekend of good eating drinking lol.water and get Fritz's Poor Torring GSX back on the road for him. Have our own Buick garage squad.
    Last edited: May 15, 2019
  6. Philip66

    Philip66 Well-Known Member

    You just gotta Love Fritzencheezgradr! ;)

    Sign me up for the work party. Are they still doing the Turbo Buick Meet at RC's in Burlington, NC or did that already happen this year? Be nice if we could combine trips, probably get more help that way. I just wanna see his face after his first ride after bangin' gears in that thing! ;):cool:;)
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  7. OHC JOE

    OHC JOE Mullet Mafia since 2020

    We can film a new show there
    V8 BUICK PICKERS......:D
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  8. Donuts & Peelouts

    Donuts & Peelouts Life's 2 Short. Live like it.

    Yeah John is good people.
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    STAGE III Lost Experimental Block. Platinum Member.

    Well........I as you know (lol) am never speechless but definitely humbled by the kind words from all my buddies on here.
    I didn’t even know about this thread till my New Jersey brutha Frankie Iron man started joking on the phone about a garage squad er sumthin.
    Anyhow, it was my pleasure Ryan, and as soon as my in-house security clears your surrendered electronic devices for locations,photographic imagery & any proprietary stash secrets I’ll get that next dayed out to you.
    Proud to call y’all friends and I didn’t do anything for Ryan that others folks on here haven’t looked out for and done for me.
    Some great friends on here : )
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  10. dyll

    dyll Well-Known Member

    now that my friend, is some chromey chrome
  11. OHC JOE

    OHC JOE Mullet Mafia since 2020

    Ya gotta have G1 classification to enter the Fritz compound.;)
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  12. dyll

    dyll Well-Known Member

    oh yea, hehe
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    STAGE III Lost Experimental Block. Platinum Member.

    LOL my local friends even call this place The Fritz Compound!:D

    I have been wanting to call it the “Bar F ranch” but my wife figured out that spelled BarF:p:confused:!
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  14. steve covington

    steve covington Well-Known Member

    I guess that I am special (and NOT in a "Jerry's Kids" kind of Special). I got to go into "The Domain" on my first visit... Of course the original 1970 Buick parts bribe just MAY have helped (WINK WINK)...
  15. yachtsmanbill

    yachtsmanbill Well-Known Member

    I want a cover like that that I can flip 180* and call in a Russian Buicksky... Keeps the judges guessing! ws

  16. dyll

    dyll Well-Known Member

    nobody will know, its a buick...
  17. yachtsmanbill

    yachtsmanbill Well-Known Member

    It'll confuse the judges! ws

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