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If you were ever wondering: Follow the directions from the website and SEM Color Coat does a TERRIFIC job of restoring the 240 carpet. The paint does not make the carpet at all stiffer than before, and after only a few minutes, the paint is dry, and already seems to be well-adhered to the carpet. Because of the low-pile of the carpet in the rear of the wagons, I do not think it will show any wear problems either.
I like the delco 10si. You want one with the terminals at the 12:00 or 3:00 position. (You can unbolt the back of the alternator and rotate it to move the terminal to a different position. As for which one to order, I lifted this off of another web site:
10SI, 63 amp, at 3:00 (AC-DELCO # 321-39, Lester #7127-3)
Tell the auto parts counter person that âThe alternator is for a 1978, Chevy Camaro, 8cylinder 350engine, with air conditioning.â
10SI, 63 amp, at...
I just put my 1984 245ti back on the road after a period of storage. Cold it would start up fine but then be balky on hot restart - run with a lumpy idle but drive ok. I couldn't wait to do any diagnosis - a trip to Winston-Salem to see our 13 year old grandaughter in a school opera meant getting on the road. It behaved that way all the way down (that is-going from north to south) and continued when I went to Charlotte to visit the Pullapart there (4 240's in stock). I suspected clogged inje...
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Adapting a M46/47 will cost you a bunch more than a rebuilt M41. Trust me on this...
Thanks, SB. While I'm posting up pics, here's a panel I made after I broke the brittle tan plastic putting the seat back in. Had some extra material from the dash trim. It isn't a perfect fit, but it hides the hole and stand out too much (except for the plaid).