I was just reregistering at the L81 registry and when filling in the color info I see a mistake. My trim tag is stamped 672 (cinnibar interior). My build sheet says 742 (dk red) which it is.
Anyone else find an error on their tag?
My '81 cuts out when driving. It happens for a microsecond and sometimes lights the check engine light for a second. The car jolts when it happens (4spd).
Today it stopped running. after waiting a few minutes it restarted. Thinking it maybe was a fuel pump I figured I'd start by looking for...
After waiting 13 years for the calipers to spring a leak, one finally did. When I took it out of storage the brake pedal was soft and I added fluid and waited for motivation and some free time. I was starting to feel guilty driving it anyway.
Today, I put it on jack stands....a story on it's...
Needing to repair the A/C in an '81.
I've read the article on "Retrofitting to R134A in the forum.
Any feedback from readers on successes or Boo-Boos incountered.
The guys in the local shops make it seem like a "piece of cake" ...........That's when I
Thanks for the input!
Got home to find the balance of parts needed for last nights activity.
The idler arm was childs play, a good warm up for the main course.
The power steering cylinder and control valve popped off with little resistance after 20 yrs
of service on my '81. When I went for the hoses hanging...
My '81 with a Rochester Quadrajet has had a bit of looseness in the primary throttle shaft
for a few years now. While fixing a choke problem, I noticed a lot of gas seeping down
the shafts on both sides as I rotated the throttle (engine off).
I decided now is the time to fix it before I...