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Today, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By jworks

Re: Misc parts bundle for Firebird Trans Am

still have parts available? willing to split?
Today, 06:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,372
Posted By jworks

Forum: Body
06-10-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,480
Posted By jworks

Re: Economical DIY Basic Paint Job

I can try to answer the first 2 questions,

1 sand it to the primer, try not to go through the primer

2 sand the bumper by hand, the paint on MY bumper was really thin, like they only did 1 or 2...
06-08-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,872
Posted By jworks

Re: Chucks 87 GTA

so the visor deletes are just a hair smaller than the actual mounting spots for the visor, not exactly what i wanted, hawks has them too but they are more than twice what I paid, hopefully a better...
06-08-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,872
Posted By jworks

Re: Chucks 87 GTA

so, there are a few little things that have been bothering me, when I recovered my headliner I didn't do a great job, but its "ok?" I guess... kinda, but I cut to much out of the corners so some of...
06-07-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,872
Posted By jworks

Re: Chucks 87 GTA

ok so I've been researching this for a while and cant seem to get an exact answer so maybe I'll throw it out here and see if someone *cough* tibo *cough* can answer it. I think I think I'm correct in...
05-23-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,235
Posted By jworks

Re: interior exterior, engine screws, nuts, bolts, clips, oh my!!!!!

looking for a set of screws that hold in a firebird head light, along with the clips.
05-23-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,872
Posted By jworks

Re: Chucks 87 GTA

been a while since I've gotten to work on the old bird, she's decided to squeal like a stuck pig every time I turn the key now, once she warms up it seems to go away. my daughter helped me to clean...
Forum: Body
05-21-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By jworks

Re: Question for dark red owners

guess that shows what I know...
Forum: Body
05-21-2019, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 235
Posted By jworks

Re: Question for dark red owners

I think it depends on which dark red you have but don't quote me on that, my car is Flame Red Metallic, and it does have metal flake in it, but it is very subtle.
Forum: Body
05-21-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

Re: epoxy primer

So I just read this on another thread, since I am painting my car the original Flame Red Metallic should I be painting the car with all of the body panels on? i.e, fenders, hood ground effects ect?
Forum: Body
05-21-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,922
Posted By jworks

Re: Paint car in temp garage/party tent

also called non sparking fans, using mostly aluminum and copper or plastic. we use them where I work.
Forum: Body
05-21-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,922
Posted By jworks

Re: Paint car in temp garage/party tent

AND[/u] with all the panels on the car just because of nature of the beast.]

WAIT.... paint metallic with al of the panels ON the car?
Forum: Interior
05-21-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 798
Posted By jworks

Re: Air conditioning

besides the refrigerant used you would need to replace the oil (should be ester oil for both refrigerants) the filter dryer, and confirm that the compressor is capable of handling the different...
Forum: Body
05-20-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

Re: epoxy primer

so I got some info from a guy at work, he has a buddy that can get me a discount at a local paint shop, $190 for PPG omni epoxy primer, $290 for a gallon of color, opinions? is it better than...
Forum: Body
05-20-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

Re: epoxy primer

end goal is to get it back on the road lol. I'm not aiming for a professional job, I'm aiming for a "my best" job, I dont want to cut unnecessary corners, I have all the time in the world, and it's...
Forum: Body
05-20-2019, 02:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

Re: epoxy primer

Bill I'm with you on the stripper, I have plenty of time to remove it with a d.a.
Skinny z, I'm obviously not a pro, but I've been using my D.a with 180 and 240 grit.
Forum: Body
05-20-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

Re: epoxy primer

bill gluckman, I considered stripping the whole car, but Ive been sanding on it with 180 and 240 grit on and off for the past year or so and nothing is coming off easy.
Forum: Body
05-20-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

Re: epoxy primer

apparently im not getting emails for Thirdgen now.. So the original paint was not peeling or anything but there were a bunch of small dents, I replaced a fender and a ground effect (thank you...
Forum: Body
05-18-2019, 05:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

Re: epoxy primer

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thirdgen.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190508_192024_247558989907da7a0c332e867f86a2b59eea783f.jpg
example, this spot is sanded throughthrough bare metal, do I prime just...
Forum: Body
05-18-2019, 05:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

Re: epoxy primer

I guess to boil it down to a less rambling question, do I epoxy primer the whole car before paint or just the bare metal and filler?
Forum: Body
05-17-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 799
Posted By jworks

epoxy primer

so, doing some research and it looks like I'm going to go with eastwood for my paint, I spoke with a rep and they said they will match factory colors using the paint code. I know I can use the epoxy...
Forum: Body
05-16-2019, 08:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,537
Posted By jworks

Re: BIG BIG BIG problem. need mucho Help with rear latch

most of the time zombie threads are just annoying, but at least he offered a resolution to the problem, and he still has the car.
05-12-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,872
Posted By jworks

Re: Chucks 87 GTA

thank you to dagwood for the new ground effect, only took 2 years to find this but its brand new, I'm stoked ...
05-12-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,872
Posted By jworks

Re: Chucks 87 GTA

so my last post stated that I had my ground effect in the mail... it was not the correct one for my car. BUT i DID get the correct one now lol. now that i have a new part and it's not snowing I got...
03-11-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 298
Posted By jworks

Re: 87 gta driver fender gfx

Dagwood, I have one for an 82-84 firebird... does that count? lol
03-10-2019, 04:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 298
Posted By jworks

Re: 87 gta driver fender gfx

yes, please do let me know. it's the past part I need for this car before i buy paint. thank you
03-07-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 298
Posted By jworks

Re: 87 gta driver fender gfx

I kid you not dagwood, I've been looking for one for over a year, this would be a godsend...
03-07-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 298
Posted By jworks

Re: 87 gta driver fender gfx

do you happen to have a pic of it? and your sure it's for a GTA? if its correct I absolutely want it
03-05-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 298
Posted By jworks

87 gta driver fender gfx

looking for driver side fender ground effect for an 87 gta. color doesnt matter, doesnt have to be in perfect shape but not broken is preferable, as the one I currently have is broken.
01-19-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 290
Posted By jworks

black rubber triangle on door

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thirdgen.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190119_143426_e2440b23ce3d75a2e316191e34a6ce200ad4ecf0.jpg...
01-19-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 290
Posted By jworks

hood hinges

hood hinges from a blue 1987 trans am $20 plus shipping https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thirdgen.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190119_142908_0b9962a532537be4230dcc5845449d8849edffe4.jpg
1987 trans am...
01-13-2019, 06:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By jworks

Re: wiper and washer motor $20

PayPal is good, [email protected] PM me the address.
01-12-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By jworks

Re: wiper and washer motor $20

looks like i can do a flat rate box for $13.65
01-11-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By jworks

wiper and washer motor $20

i purchased a lot of parts a few months ago, I was going to keep it but I dont think I'm going to need it. $20 plus shi...
01-11-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By jworks

Re: 82-84 trans am ground effect

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thirdgen.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190111_175521_c224e03d52ba642503c615052c50ccbf644fad7a.jpg...
01-11-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By jworks

Re: 82-84 trans am ground effect

well the whole bottom side of mine is missing. btw, I gave you positive feedback on ebay, sorry if took so long, I was kinda pissed at myself about the whole thing and didn't want to deal with it.
01-11-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By jworks

Re: 82-84 trans am ground effect

so if you happen to come across a driver side front ground effect for an 87 GTA let me know...
01-11-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By jworks

Re: 82-84 trans am ground effect

yeah, doesnt fit my car. thought i had done the correct research, but i was wrong. it was my fault so I was not going to ask to return it.
01-11-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By jworks

82-84 trans am ground effect

no damage, horrible spray paint is removed, part is clean, no cracks, mounting hardware included. $80 plus shipping will take more pics when I get home today...
01-04-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 128
Posted By jworks

firebird dome light $15

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thirdgen.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190104_161148_f49e8f16e67e60e5175be5dbdec2522a535d1cbc.jpg
dome light lens, came out of an 87 firebird (or so I was told) $15 plus...
01-04-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 151
Posted By jworks

firebird fuel door

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thirdgen.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/20190104_161053_638a4ee28401e437562219311855a499ce9ca135.jpg
firebird fuel door, was blue, someone painted purple. $10 plus shipping
01-04-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 174
Posted By jworks

firebird radio bezel

1 clip is broken but was epoxied (? happened before I got the car) back on. still works. $15 plus shipping ...
01-04-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 170
Posted By jworks

firebird dash

not sure what this part is called, but I've got an extra, would rather not ship due to size and I'm sure it's rather fragile. is $20 unreasonable? make offer ...
01-03-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,872
Posted By jworks

Re: Chucks 87 GTA

my new driver side ground effect is in the mail as of today, I have all of the metal on the car sanded down pretty well, been working on the plastics in my basement, slow progress since its cold. I...
01-03-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,174
Posted By jworks

Re: Parting out 88 trans am gta

complete center console? badges? I could set a day to pick up
Forum: Car Audio
01-02-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,212
Posted By jworks

Re: Antenna delete/relocation

I got rid of my antenna off of my fender, went with a hidden one from amazon, says to mount it to the windshield, but I put it under the dash on the passenger side, seems to work pretty well.
10-07-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 8,872
Posted By jworks

Re: Chucks 87 GTA

so, been sanding and sanding, removed the side bumpers, dont know of they are going back on or not, kinda like the look without them. still looking for a decent center console and driver side front...
09-16-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,781
Posted By jworks

Re: Parting out an 87 trans am

looking for the amber colored light next to the driver side headlight, shifter plate with ash tray and the ashtray in the back seat
Forum: Body
09-16-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By jworks

Re: will it fit?

I found one on the ol innerwebs but it says it's for an 82-84 trans am. it looks right from the pictures but the pictures are not the best,
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