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paint or not to paint

Posted 01-09-2013 at 05:36 PM by BLUROK87
hello, i just joined up here and want to know what you think. i have an all original 87 350tpi IROC.bought from the original owner,never seen winter,and garaged its whole life..fairly pristine except for the 25 years of paint chips and minor scratches.should i paint this or is it worth more original? I was also thinking of some bolt ons such as cat back exhaust, custom wheels. and some minor suspension work, as these can be put back to stock easily....whaddaya think?
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Paint it, see if you can get the original paint for GM? First thing I would do is weld on sub frame contectors especially if you have t-tops. Exhaust ok, wheels nah unless they are trashed. Keep it stock as possible.
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Posted 01-14-2013 at 12:02 PM by lance7thomas lance7thomas is offline
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thanks for the input, it will definitely be the stock GM quasar blue when done, but i have reservations about welding onto the sub-frame...kinda permanant dont you think? it has the first set of tires on it still that are only half gone. so i dont think body twist from hammering on it is an issue. i didnt buy it to beat it....what about bolt on strut brace? any benefit?as i have seen a few with them
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Posted 02-17-2013 at 02:06 PM by BLUROK87 BLUROK87 is offline
 
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