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Old 08-29-2008, 03:26 PM   #1
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86 Iroc-Z limited edition?

I have a 1986 Iroc-z and on the exterior door handels it says limited edition.
Does anybody know what this means?
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I have a 1986 Iroc-z and on the exterior door handels it says limited edition.
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Yes, you have Limited Edition door handles. Never heard of Limited Edition IROC-Z
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Yes, you have Limited Edition door handles. Never heard of Limited Edition IROC-Z
^ yup, what he said, or 19 year annaversry(just kidding) it means the door handles were put on by some one for some reason nothing more nothing less
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I have a 1986 Iroc-z and on the exterior door handels it says limited edition.
Does anybody know what this means?
The only limited edition 1986 camaro was the ct-350(celebration connecticuts 350th aniversery)
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Re: 86 Iroc-Z limited edition?

but that wasn't a factory limited edition.
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Re: 86 Iroc-Z limited edition?

Those "Limited Edition" door handle inserts have been sold by Auto Zone, Wal-Mart and JC Whitney for years. They are definitely not factory.

There were a few factory inserts for Third-Gen door handles, though. The Recaro Trans Am had "RECARO T/A" for example. I believe some FI cars also got inserts that said "Fuel Injection."
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Re: 86 Iroc-Z limited edition?

Known Door Handle Decals:
- Fuel Injection - 1982-1987 Firebirds with (you guessed it) Fuel Injection, it did not matter what engine, I4, V6, LB9
- RECARO, Obviously were installed on Recaro Firebirds...

To my knowledge there were no camaros with the inserts... could be wrong.

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Re: 86 Iroc-Z limited edition?

There was a Red RS camaro at my school, 91 or 92 and it had Camaro door handle inserts. It was owned by a girl so i doubt she put them on.
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Re: 86 Iroc-Z limited edition?

I belive you could buy "Camaro" inserts up until a few yeras ago from Autozone, Murrays or the like...

Of course I remember about 15 years ago I could buy Brand new Fuel Injection inserts and IIRC they looked identical to the OE ones... It was in the day when Fuel Injection was the big new thing, I remember a friend of mine put on his 1977 Volarie a "Turbo" and "Fuel Injection" Chrome emblems on his back stationwagon Door...

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