Caballero2

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    East of foothills of Colorado Rockies near Loveland, CO

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    Member of BCA since 1984, #18632. I have restored, body off, a '57 Caballero, now a Roadmaster conv
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  1. Adam: As far as the battery is concerned, I have a reproduction Delco battery (attached photos)sans electrolite which I am willing to make available to you. Also I have a fan clutch that was NOS one thousand miles back. Dan (Caballero2)
  2. If you attended this meet, thank you for being counted among the great turnout. The weather was hot in the upper 90s but the dealer showroom was well attended and air conditioned. Otherwise a beautiful day in Loveland, Colorado. The link provided can be viewed by clicking the upper left thumbnail and using the right & left arrows you can view many of the show cars. credits for the photos are to VMCCA Denny Holland. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10157318021058805&set=oa.10157371519926055&type=3&theater&ifg=1
  3. Actually, the meet was held in Loveland, CO. But the link below of photos do indicate what a beautiful day in Colorado was like. click on the large thumbnail on the top-left and use the right & left arrows. Give credit to photographer Denny Holland. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10157318021058805&set=oa.10157371519926055&type=3&theater&ifg=1
  4. Today's temperature is 92 degrees now. Temperature on the highway is dead center on the 'N'.
  5. Installed a thermal lock-up clutch on my Roadmaster today. I will test it before the Saturday Club Show. Temps this week will be in the lower 90s.
  6. Aslo under Haulin' Buicks.
  7. I have seen origional cars with Black, Tangerine, Blue, and Green. It is my understanding that the tangerine was part of the optional tangerine wheels, and on red bodied cars.
  8. I used DuPont 35252A, Car: Rover, code 204, Color Pimento
  9. Westbounders from the Buick National are welcome. June 29th at King Buick, Loveland, Colordo. Location: at the intersection of I-25 & Crossroads Blvd. Colorado and Wyoming have never been more beautiful, peaks in both states are snow capped and the valleys are like green meadows.
  10. Westbounders from the Buick National are welcome. June 29th at King Buick, Loveland, Colordo. Location: at the intersection of I-25 & Crossroads Blvd. Colorado and Wyoming have never been more beautiful, peaks in both states are snow capped mountains and the valleys are like green meadows.
  11. Could it be? "keep your mitts off my '65 Riv, or I will light up your eyes like they were neon".
  12. Dupont Dulux Tangerine #56505H If you can, get a cross reference to modern paints. Buick Product Service Bulletin 'BPS 2.422, March 22, 1957, p.136
  13. When you get the power train the way you like, please paint and dress the car to look like this:
  14. The thermal lock-up capability is important to the lower RPM cooling. The original equipment clutch is not nearly as efficient. However, on my Roadmaster, the OEM is very adequate. Dan