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Old 01-13-2019, 01:43 AM
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Re: 1997 to 1998 Bright Purple Metallic Camaro, RS, Z28

They guy I got it from, abused it and had no idea what he had, the wing is just hanging there the truck lid is faded the rocker panels and beat to crap and even the nose, also looks like he had a fuel spill down the side of the cap that ate the paint. Then the interior is covered in dog hair and food. Nothing that canít be fixed I just canít believe people can be so rough.
should I fix the rod knock in this block or should I put another motor in? Would it drop the value? If I were to fix it I figured a small can with a 3000 stall torque converter.
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Old 01-13-2019, 05:35 PM
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Re: 1997 to 1998 Bright Purple Metallic Camaro, RS, Z28

Value is in the eye of the beholder. Technically, you already have an aftermarket body kit on the car, so you already detract from the purest that would be looking for a numbers matching block. If there is a knock, I wouldn't really drive it, so at that point I would pull what you have an investigate how bad the issue is. There is a great chance that the block can be machined and have no adverse effects from where it was.
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Old 01-17-2019, 07:55 PM
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Redbeard2,

Good on you for taking on the restoration. I hope the motor work comes out well so you can enjoy the car!
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