kid442

1963 Olds Jetfire Re-restoration- Turbo charged/Fluid injection

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John

Thanks for the kind comment! It has been fun and we enjoyed Hershey so much. All the people made it worthwhile. Should be back next year with the complete front suspension rebuilt and some other refinements.

Thanks

Ken

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On ‎04‎/‎12‎/‎2017 at 5:50 PM, kid442 said:

OK quick update. Updated to 14" tires and white wall.

 

 

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Looks gorgeous!  Could you tell me where you found those tires? I could use a set for our '64 Chrysler.  Thanks.

 

Jim

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Next step in the restoration of the Jetfire. Complete front suspension rebuild. Lots of cleaning and wire brushes. More work but will be worth it.
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Next update. Made the Oldsmobile National meet in Gettysburg, PA Drove the car 4 hours both ways. Came away with a first place award. Very happy!! Still more details to add car is coming together.Caught up with a lot of old Olds friends.

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Congratulations!!

 

What's in the jug under the hood - is it a NOS jug of the special Jetfire injection fluid (can't remember the correct name)?

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