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66 Comet project #13313770 10/16/19 08:20 PM
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Finally got the floor pans , kicker panel and toe board in , Now off to the shop to have them installed . Can't wait to hear the Cleveland run .

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Re: 66 Comet project [Re: marschall] #13313776 10/16/19 08:23 PM
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you know a car is Bad A$$ when it looks good on a wrecker.



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The Mighty 351 C. Great motor and cool car. Correct me if i am wrong but aren't they about 3000#? A healthy Cleveland and a light car makes for long black stripes in the road.

I am a car nut! You running a C6 trans?

Re: 66 Comet project [Re: marschall] #13314225 10/17/19 07:33 AM
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No it is a 4 speed , and thanks . It was just rebuilt before I bought it . Has 10.5 pistons and a 3/4 cam . And all new valves and bottom end . Looked for a Fairlane forever , so the Comet was close .


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It’s all ball bearings these days
Car looks awesome!!


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Sweet!

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Thanks my grandson will love it .


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Very nice! Are you going HEI ignition ?


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Sweet project-Make sure to put a hidden killswitch for the grandson. Mess around and say it won’t start lol


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Originally Posted by marschall
Looked for a Fairlane forever , so the Comet was close .


Lot's of Thunderbolt and FE clones.

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Originally Posted by marschall
Finally got the floor pans , kicker panel and toe board in , Now off to the shop to have them installed . Can't wait to hear the Cleveland run .


Very nice! cheers


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Sweet! That Cleveland can be a beast!

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