1969 Camero

Should I bother fixing the body on my ‘69 Camaro?

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I have a 69 camaro :

The body is really rusted bad.
I paid a little under 2000$ for it.
The engine needs atleast a valve job if not a complete overhaul.
It needs the front end rebuilt.
The body work, I got a quote for $4000.

If I provide $1000 parts at year one ,plus a cd player with speakers [...]

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Help with a `69 Camero full restoration?

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I just came across this newsgroup today as I start to prepare to do a full restoration to my mom’s 1969 Camero (307, small block, hard top) that has been sitting outside for the last 10 years.  She stopped running it in 1995 when it was still runnable, although the engine needed work at that [...]

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Are there any other cars that the dash duct components are interchangable with the 69 Camaro?

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I just bought a 69 Camaro to restore only to find there is much of the dash interns missing. Can someone help me out on if there are any other cars that the dash duct components are interchangable with the 69 Camaro? Thanks in advance!
Answer:
I would check the 67-69 Camaro and 68-74 Nova and their [...]

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Help with 1969 Camaro heater problems?

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Ihave a 1969 camaro built in august of 1968. I can not get the heater to work. I have checked the heater motor and it works fine. I have installed a new wiring harness and heater switch. I do not know if this car had air conditioning originally. The switch has 2 plugs one ontop [...]

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69 Camaro, did they offer a 427 that year?

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I am about to look at a 1969 Camaro SS that has a 427 engine.  I am not sure if its original or not.  Did Chevy offer a 427 in the Camaro in 1969?
They guy wants $13,500  Heres how it is listed:

1969 CHEVROLET CAMARO, SS 427ci BB many hi performance parts.turbo400
tranny,12bolt 456 posi rear.motor,trans and [...]

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Missing 1969 Emblems?

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I have a 1969 Camaro Coupe that is missing “Camaro” emblems on both sides of the car – just in front of the doors?
This is an Alabama car that looks to be all original sheet metal – No sign that anything has been replaced and no sign that the holes were filled…
This is an original [...]

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What’s the designation for an RS on the trim tag of a 1969 Camaro RS?

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Greetings,
What’s the designation for an RS on the trim tag of a 1969 Camaro RS?  Is it X11?
Answer:
Yes, an X11 can be a rally sport, as can any other designation that has sport trim.  RS is not anything more than a option group therefore has no designation on the tag…my RS is an X11. The [...]

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1969 Camaro Fuel Problem – Part 2 – 1. Where is the best spot to place the pump? 2. What is the best pressure setting for the oil pressure safety switch?

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First of all, I would like to thank Gordon for his detailed reply to my 1969 Camaro fuel problem and hope that he will do the same for the following:  I agree that the problem is probably a worn eccentric on the camshaft.  Cost and my lack of
mechanical experience makes an electric fuel pump look [...]

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1969 CAMARO TRANS Swap (T-350 to T-400)?

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I smoked the T-350 in my 69 Camaro.  I have just left a Turbo 400 at Joels on Joy for a complete rebuild.  This will be installed in my 69.  I know I need a new crossmember and yoke.
Do I need to shorten or lengthen the drive shaft??  If the shaft needs adjusting,  Is there [...]

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Is it okay for me to post pictures of the progress of the restoration of Camaro on this newsgroup or is it frowned upon?

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Yesterday was Day One of the restoration of my daughter’s 1969 Camaro.  The ‘69 has been in our family since it was purchased in Anniston, Alabama at Ron Shafer Chevrolet on May 1969.  I was getting ready to sell the car, but my daughter objected, she said no way I want it so I passed [...]

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