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#2448589 - 02/08/18 01:54 PM Re: WIW-1971 Charger Superbee [Re: 69CudaFan]
6PACKB Offline
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Registered: 03/28/16
Posts: 180
Loc: Waterford MI
Originally Posted By 69CudaFan
What other “punch list” items should I consider? Plan is to shake out any cobwebs, put correct items on it, and spend some $$ in the right places.

The other tag just had two letters on it IIRC...can’t remember what they were

The wheels are awful. I hope 15inch Rallyes will clear the Baer brakes. According to the site they should. Hope a 275 can fit the rears.

The missing lugnut is a locking lug that had to be cut because there was no key.



So you bought it?

After looking at that fender tag pic, I would say repainting the whole engine compartment is in order.

Paint the intake manifold

Tail light bezels should be argent (contact Jimmy Boros for proper three color restoration, he does great work, he can also sell you a set of nice restored grilles if you chose to go back to stock, correct for 71, he may even buy the hideaway set up from you)

both bumpers are 72's (slotted for jack hook) Again Jimmy can get you correct rechromed 71 bumpers, or if your sticking with painted, fill the slots before repainting as the front has a big chip anyway.

I would add the super cool bazooka exhaust tips which means changing the rear valance

Go to Summit Racing for

(2) Wheel Vintiques 15x7 rally wheels
(2) 255/60/15 BF Goodrich radial T/A
(2) Wheel Vintiques 15x8 rally wheels
(2) 275/60/15 BF Goodrich radial T/A (yes they will fit)


Edited by 6PACKB (02/08/18 02:52 PM)

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#2449105 - 02/09/18 11:35 AM Re: WIW-1971 Charger Superbee [Re: fc7_plumcrazy]
Morty426 Offline
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Registered: 03/12/08
Posts: 7324
Loc: Sacramento CA
Originally Posted By fc7_plumcrazy
has had some bad work on the quarters

Is it really a original California car?

Carsten


Carsten

If the car is local to him, San Diego, you can have all kinds of rust issues or no rust issues. If the car is left outside the nice breeze off the ocean brings some salt with it.

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#2449760 - 02/10/18 06:13 PM Re: WIW-1971 Charger Superbee [Re: Morty426]
RoadRunnerLuva Offline
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Registered: 01/31/03
Posts: 2469
Loc: Inside the 989...
Who is Jimmy Boros, have contact info for this person? shruggy
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