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Forum: projects & restorations 12-30-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 54
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Posted By NONHOG
I will never get anything done if I keep finding...

I will never get anything done if I keep finding cool threads to subscribe to. LOL
Forum: projects & restorations 12-29-2019, 12:32 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 102,970
Posted By NONHOG
That is super cool!

That is super cool!
Forum: projects & restorations 12-18-2019, 05:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Doh! I did miss it. I will follow up.

Doh! I did miss it. I will follow up.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-18-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Its home and cleaned up pretty good. The door is...

Its home and cleaned up pretty good. The door is definitely warped but nothing a good body man couldn't take care of.
Hood is toast or not worth fixing which is no big deal as I have the original...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-18-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 247,785
Posted By NONHOG
Nicely done! Way to tackle it.

Nicely done! Way to tackle it.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-16-2019, 03:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
If AAA plays nice I will be bringing it home...

If AAA plays nice I will be bringing it home tomorrow.
Take a closer look and decide between selling or parting, not fixing it.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-12-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Beer is always a good thing. The Recaro's came...

Beer is always a good thing. The Recaro's came from a buddy who said they were in a Toyota pick up, no idea if they were OEM from some other make or bought for the Toyota aftermarket which I think is...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
I recall having a Car & Driver subscription...

I recall having a Car & Driver subscription around 1980 and reading the article "The Volvo for people under 6 foot" re: the Bertone
Being a 6 footer I get it.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
The old me agrees 100%. Good old school body...

The old me agrees 100%.
Good old school body man could fix the door. Insurance doesn't count on them anymore.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Interesting info. Wish I went that route first,...

Interesting info. Wish I went that route first, if it would work with the Explorer engine?
Oh and I'll need those headers back. JK
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Noted. Hey you still owe me a beer for the...

Noted.

Hey you still owe me a beer for the Recaro's! LOL beyond the statute of limitations. :cool:
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Worth checking into, thanks! I says repair and...

Worth checking into, thanks! I says repair and mean replace. I hated the Converse crap anyway. Still unsure about fixing but having guilt about bailing on someone else project.
(Mrs.) to be clear...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Estimate shows new door shell. With part# like...

Estimate shows new door shell. With part# like its available that way.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
:cool: but no. Crossed my mind then left...

:cool: but no. Crossed my mind then left screaming. NO!

Careful what you wish for. I've crushed before and could do it again. :oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
If I repair what is there and the PCM is o.k. why...

If I repair what is there and the PCM is o.k. why would I switch? Honest question, never touched MS.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-09-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Excellent! Thank you John! I will let you know...

Excellent! Thank you John! I will let you know how it goes.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-09-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
No it was the Ford fuel line connection under the...

No it was the Ford fuel line connection under the intake plenum. The keeper failed or wasn't connected (likely) properly. Was pumping fuel to the engine and pouring onto the ground at the same time....
Forum: projects & restorations 12-09-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Windshield looks ok. Estimate came in at $9K. ...

Windshield looks ok. Estimate came in at $9K.
We already bought it back but may pull the plug on fixing it. My head is spinning.
Have to give it a day or two. Ugh.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-09-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,978
Posted By NONHOG
Total loss Bertone.

Had my wife's Bertone in a shop to finish a few loose ends. Turns out the junkyard 5.0 has low compression. Not the end of the world. Got some thinking to do. Fix the JY engine? Get a crate engine?...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-22-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 733
Views: 197,058
Posted By NONHOG
I think I have the hardware too!

I think I have the hardware too!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-22-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 733
Views: 197,058
Posted By NONHOG
I don't have your number in my new phone. If...

I don't have your number in my new phone.
If still in need I have this,
Not sure which rack I have? I'll try to get a peak.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 733
Views: 197,058
Posted By NONHOG
Ugh! Hoping for a quick fix.

Ugh! Hoping for a quick fix.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-31-2019, 11:59 PM
Replies: 733
Views: 197,058
Posted By NONHOG
Filled up in April, pulled codes tonight PO305,...

Filled up in April, pulled codes tonight PO305, misfire cyl. 5. List of things to check. Hope its simple.
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Hoping for good weather Tom! Thinking you are far enough inland not to get much bother...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-28-2019, 09:26 PM
Replies: 733
Views: 197,058
Posted By NONHOG
Was just thinking about you today. I think maybe...

Was just thinking about you today. I think maybe I'm "it" on our e-mail exchange.
I dusted off Nanci's Bertone and drove it to a cruise in Saturday night, on the way home it was bucking, more...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-21-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 50,246
Posted By NONHOG
Exclamation Looking great! Keep it inching forward, you'll be...

Looking great! Keep it inching forward, you'll be driving it in no time!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-10-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 50,246
Posted By NONHOG
Glad to see things moving again, and very nice...

Glad to see things moving again, and very nice work!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-27-2019, 01:07 AM
Replies: 745
Views: 282,942
Posted By NONHOG
Man! that looks great!

Man! that looks great!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-25-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Yet to get serious about selling this project but...

Yet to get serious about selling this project but its going to happen. I want to do some finishing touches on my wife's Bertone and I'd love to help my kid a little bit with his Amazon.
I know it...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-18-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 247,785
Posted By NONHOG
Ha ha ROADKILL! :-D

Ha ha ROADKILL! :-D
Forum: projects & restorations 06-06-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 102,970
Posted By NONHOG
Post "car of the day" Nice when you get...

"car of the day"
Nice when you get acknowledgement for the hard work!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-28-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 247,785
Posted By NONHOG
Steering! Yikes, glad it wasn't worse. You have...

Steering! Yikes, glad it wasn't worse.
You have a go pro? Love to see some track video 👍
Forum: projects & restorations 05-24-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 247,785
Posted By NONHOG
LOL, "Hey! Let me Google that for ya"...

LOL, "Hey! Let me Google that for ya" :cool:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-24-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 763
Views: 247,785
Posted By NONHOG
Track Night tonight in Seattle Pacific...

Track Night tonight in Seattle

Pacific Raceway?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2019, 02:40 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
I think it's more me than the car. Just gotten...

I think it's more me than the car. Just gotten used to creature comforts. Even with O/D it would still be lacking A/C and P/S. It's pretty light so it's a sporty ride, not bad or harsh just not the...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
My love has grown cold on the daily driver idea. ...

My love has grown cold on the daily driver idea.
Not just because the exhaust mods that happened over 100 miles from home.
I'll have some fun with it then move it.
Funny at IPD they auctioned an...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-16-2019, 02:23 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Maybe? More so if I painted it. Henry seems to...

Maybe? More so if I painted it. Henry seems to know his stuff.



. not sure I want to buff it. Remember the VW with different color panels? That's what this car reminds me of. LOL. The car wants...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 240,647
Posted By NONHOG
Both of our estates had color coded. Ready to...

Both of our estates had color coded.
Ready to get wet?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-13-2019, 01:01 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Yes, Omni.

Yes, Omni.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-13-2019, 12:59 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Not so much that it wasn't glossy. More that it...

Not so much that it wasn't glossy. More that it is less glossy than the old paint.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-13-2019, 12:57 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Thanks, I am still thinking about my next move. ...

Thanks, I am still thinking about my next move.
I will drive it as is for a bit. It's needing a few things still. But that's the game we play.
Next one will be less needy!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-13-2019, 12:53 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Just sort of happened on the helmets. Should be...

Just sort of happened on the helmets. Should be grinding helmets.lol
10 to 15 footer. :nod:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-13-2019, 12:50 AM
Replies: 356
Views: 144,708
Posted By NONHOG
Dang! How cool!

Dang! How cool!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-12-2019, 02:21 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Had Henry spray today. Did a great job. Color...

Had Henry spray today. Did a great job.
Color is close but it ended up satin?
Not sure why but it is done for now.
Didn't spill anything today!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2019, 12:42 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Boring update! Buddy gave me a Mac spray gun. ...

Boring update! Buddy gave me a Mac spray gun.
After I called in help. I'm still good having a pro paint the top coat. He said it was ready less one low spot that was a bit much to fill with primer....
Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
I'm taking a break from my painting carrier. I...

I'm taking a break from my painting carrier. I called in a request for help. I'm wanting this aspect of the project done. My paint gun is too old to get parts for and the 9.99 HF guns are 0 for 2....
Forum: showroom 04-28-2019, 11:40 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,169
Posted By NONHOG
Looks like a great turn out. Thanks for the pics!

Looks like a great turn out. Thanks for the pics!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-28-2019, 11:25 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 102,970
Posted By NONHOG
Very nice, looking good!

Very nice, looking good!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-24-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 55,629
Posted By NONHOG
Thanks everybody for the responses and helpful...

Thanks everybody for the responses and helpful tips. I put on my big boy pants and fixed an area at the filler door. Really happy with how it turned out or my eyes are just no good anymore. Either...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-24-2019, 11:14 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 240,647
Posted By NONHOG
Hard to tell so sure from a picture but that...

Hard to tell so sure from a picture but that color looks to have depth and warmth if that makes sense? Has an original vibe but more complex. Like it!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 240,647
Posted By NONHOG
Paint jail? 😋

Paint jail? 😋
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