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    I'd look at NAPA. Otherwise do some search time...

    I'd look at NAPA. Otherwise do some search time on the net. That's how I found the booster diapharam I got. Almost everyone just rolls over and gets a reman'd rack. If the inner tierods are good...
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    If you have a VATS key problem a call to AAA will...

    If you have a VATS key problem a call to AAA will take care of it.
    I had the resistor fall out on the road long ago. The AAA locksmith had a key with a reisistor switch bank. They cut a steel...
  3. My 87 has a sticker on the glove box lid right by...

    My 87 has a sticker on the glove box lid right by the service parts list with the wheel lock number on it.
    Like everyone else said ditch them. Just one more tidbit..
    When I started looking at the...
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    A 6sp may wear out the drive shaft u-joints. ...

    A 6sp may wear out the drive shaft u-joints. but...
    the 200k mile u-joints I took out of my 87 automatic looked like new. If it hadn't been such a pain to get the drive shaft in and out they might...
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    I have a set of carbotech bobcat pads in J55...

    I have a set of carbotech bobcat pads in J55 brakes on the front of my 87. I've never had any fade on the street, they just get more bite with a little heat in them. They aren't cold natured in the...
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    Question: my list: 1. if you have to ask you don't have a...

    my list:
    1. if you have to ask you don't have a clue about doing it now...
    2. you took it there, trust him?
    3. it should also include fluid flush for entire system for that price.
    4. unless it...
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    You have slack in the posi unit. It comes from...

    You have slack in the posi unit. It comes from age. Leave it alone unless you want to rebuild the rear end. Last time I remember @$850.
    Just drive it unless you are going to the drag strip.
    If...
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    Hey, The big deal is the car is 20yrs old....

    Hey,
    The big deal is the car is 20yrs old.
    Plastic will just break if you look at it sometimes.
    Aside from the suspension it's just a CHEVROLET...
    An ODBI can get basic troubleshooting from the...
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    I have to replace the long past there prime...

    I have to replace the long past there prime SZ50's on my 87.
    I'm going with a set of TA's from Tirerack. I've decided they
    are the bang for the buck. The tirerack user reviews are reasonable....
  10. Thread: Cruise Problems

    by jsinga
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    On my 87 the cruise/brake switch is in a half way...

    On my 87 the cruise/brake switch is in a half way threaded bracket. You wiggle it down toward the pedal and pull the peddle up and it just pushes the switch to the correct position.
    Easy to do if...
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    It's in the motor. You might as well start...

    It's in the motor. You might as well start looking for another one. You might can fix it, more than likely it just wore out.

    JS
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    The antenna unit comes out from inside the wheel...

    The antenna unit comes out from inside the wheel well. The wiring is under the rear shade and plastic cover. The gromet in the fender un-screws from the top if I remember right.
    The power antenna...
  13. Thread: Headlights?

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    Question: Here's the link to take a look at:...

    Here's the link to take a look at:
    http://www.danielsternlighting.com/home.html

    The lamp housings I have look like this:
    http://dsl.torque.net/images/200HCR.jpg
    He wants $64 each for them. ...
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    I don't have a clue about your ODBII car. But,...

    I don't have a clue about your ODBII car. But, here is my basic backyarder from hell guide:
    Clean the trottle body. I have fixed many a trashy running cars by just this simple maintenance. Get an...
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    I'm with jake. If the car came with green use...

    I'm with jake.
    If the car came with green use green or one of the universals. If it came with orange put orange in it or completely flush it and put something else it. I have read hours about...
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    My 87 sat for at least 6 months while I was in...

    My 87 sat for at least 6 months while I was in Korea and it fired right up when I took the cover off. Lately, it's gone through 2 or 3 batteries. If you are short tripping the car when it's out and...
  17. Question: Here's what to look at.... Lower ball joints are...

    Here's what to look at....
    Lower ball joints are not worn out unless they have never had any grease in them or the boots are blown an water and dirt got in them and ruined them. I replaced the ones...
  18. Thread: Headlights?

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    Question: I have Ciebe e-code lamps with 130/100 watt...

    I have Ciebe e-code lamps with 130/100 watt lamps. I got them through Daniel Sterns lighting he has a website.
    They are at least equal to any HID lamps and better than anything else I've seen.
    You...
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    Question: I don't know if the year you have is different:...

    I don't know if the year you have is different:
    My 87, main fan controled by ECM
    boost fan, out front controlled by temp switch in drivers side head.
    I replaced the boost fan switch, it comes on...
  20. Question: You know tires get hard as they age. Any tire 5...

    You know tires get hard as they age. Any tire 5 years old has no warranty by any of the tire companies because of the age.

    JS
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    Do you know you need gears? One of mine was...

    Do you know you need gears?
    One of mine was really slow to come up. Cleaning the carbon out fixed it for a couple of years.
    One gear comes out easy the other one has the pin in the shaft and needs...
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    If the booster only has a split diaphram you can...

    If the booster only has a split diaphram you can get the part and replace it for under $50. I found the part somewhere but I trashed the reciept. Look at some of the older part rebuilders.
    Only...
  23. Thread: What type chip?

    by jsinga
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    Ski_dwn_it, (I can't remember how to spell his...

    Ski_dwn_it, (I can't remember how to spell his name so I won't destroy it)or PCM for less (Alvin) or TJ Wong.
    just do a search on them I have heard only good things from people who have had chips...
  24. Thread: Code 32 mystery

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    It is a time/distance thing as i remember. like...

    It is a time/distance thing as i remember. like 30mins after the key is on and engine running it does the system test. It opens the egr and looks for a temp change.
    My guess with the code scanner...
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    I can tell people with 87 and earlier cars the...

    I can tell people with 87 and earlier cars the J55 13" brakes will fit under 16x9.5 wheels on the Z51 and Z52 cars. Don't use the Grand Sport calipers. I had to file the top of the calipers about...
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