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Old 07-12-2016, 11:53 PM   #1  
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Junkyard F-bodies

SO this thread is for when one finds an F-body in the junkyard. Pics or a good description is best and of course location. I spend a lot of my time scouring salvage yard inventories around the country but my home base is Central Texas so I will start here hopefully adding to other regions as I find cars.

Hope this helps people find those rare parts. I am not currently pulling parts, but that could change.

Located at Austin Wrech-A-Part in Austin, Tx. currently:

1990 V6 RS


1983 305 4bbl

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Located at Belton Wrench-A-Part in Belton, Tx.

4497 US Hwy 190 West
Belton, TX 76513

Phone (254) 939-6700

1992 305 RS:


1991 305 RS:


Located at LKQ Houston-Wallisville:

9314 Wallisville Rd.
Houston, Texas 77013

1989:


I will update as I see inventory come in.
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I think this is a great idea!
I'm looking forward to seeing what turns up.
I'm looking for an AC high side hard line off of a serpentine belt V8 car.

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really cool idea im in the northeast but next time im at local junkyard ill see what they got and post pics
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I think this is a great idea!
I'm looking forward to seeing what turns up.
I'm looking for an AC high side hard line off of a serpentine belt V8 car.
I'll keep my eyes open. Austin Wrench-A-Part just crushed a 1992 Firebird with a V8, I grabbed the serp belt brackets for my Sierra but all the A/C parts had been there.

The Houston-Wallisville LKQ also has a 1991 Camaro but no pics and no info.

You would not BELIEVE the cars I see junked on these sites, makes you sick.

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really cool idea im in the northeast but next time im at local junkyard ill see what they got and post pics
I'll start a thread in that region and post what I find.

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Located at Lubbock Wrench-A-Part:
4210 E. Slaton Highway
Lubbock, TX 79404

1984 305


1991 RA 305


1990 RS V6


Located at Pick-n-Pull Dallas South
5301 South 2nd Ave
Dallas, TX 75210



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Located at Houston SW LKQ
12575 Hiram Clarke Rd.
Houston, Texas 77045
(800)962-2277



They also show a 1991 in the yard but no pic.

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Located at LKQ El Paso
13200 Montana Avenue
El Paso, Texas 79938

1983 TA


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Located at LKQ Tulsa
3112 North Peoria Ave.
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74106

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LKQ Oklahoma City
900 South McArthur Blvd.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73128

1991 Firebird
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I wish ThirdGens were plentiful like that in my area, all my free time would be in the yards
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1983 Z28 at Austin Wrench-A-Part. CFI car, hood flapper is gone as is the air cleaner.
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I don't think I have ever found an air cleaner assembly on a junkyard car. I don't know if the employees take them off or what. Perhaps it is the first thing people take, but I've looked at plenty of F-bodies and never seen any. Heck, I hardly ever find the carburetors either!
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The complete air cleaner was there when I took these pics but laying on the ground, I put it in the trunk and my friend Texas Mike Massey bought it as a wall hanger over the weekend when he grabbed a few other things for his 1982 Z.
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Very, Very cool thread. I will be start looking at junk yards and posting pics. If anyone finds one with a T-5 intact, I am looking for a VSS for my 91.
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Very, Very cool thread. I will be start looking at junk yards and posting pics. If anyone finds one with a T-5 intact, I am looking for a VSS for my 91.
That's a small bit, I will keep my eyes open as a few have come through with 5 speeds. Do you happen to know what years will work?
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That's a small bit, I will keep my eyes open as a few have come through with 5 speeds. Do you happen to know what years will work?
Pretty sure 90-92 works. Not sure about others. Keep me posted!
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I would actually be interested in a complete WC T5 from those same years as well.
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Austin LKQ on Congress. Some lunkhead junked this 1989 Formula 350 t-top for a bad fuel pump. I nabbed the intake hoses with MAF for $5 (they love me at this yard), when I got there someone had grabbed the TPI intake but it was still a mostly complete WS6 car and fairly well equipped. It had a perfect dash pad, 5 band EQ cassette, co2 canister, 140MPH cluster and gray t-top shades - I got all that and the nice WS6 center caps, sorry.. There were 2 sets of tops in it, a cracked Lexan set and the glass set, extra taillight, fairly nice t-top headliner,






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That's a score!!!
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Are those 16 or 15 inch rims? Always liked those style factory wheels.
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Are those 16 or 15 inch rims? Always liked those style factory wheels.
16" WS6 wheels, they were in awesome shape too minus the center caps (a member with a 1988 Formula 350 called me and asked me to get them while I was there).
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Wow what about that mint dash pad…I'd stock pile those
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90 Camaro at the LKQ in Tulsa...
Came in 3/04/2018. The hood is already gone...


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Checked out an 85 Z-28 (v8, auto, grey interior) at Pick and Pay Auto in Beggs, Oklahoma, south of Tulsa, today. Hood, rear end, TPI intake, and dash pad are already gone. Windshield is cracked and the left door is bent. The rest of the body is pretty straight, the rear spoiler and most of the ground effects are there and intact. Nose is decent. The car has only been there since 03/25/2018... Should be available for a while...


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Clearly I need to take a roadtrip west. . .these cars DO NOT show up in my local junk yards. There's been 1 in the past 2 years that I've found.
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Dang I wish I could just find a factory spare tire for one I saw one on one pic.
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Dang I wish I could just find a factory spare tire for one I saw one on one pic.
I know Virginia (Washington DC area) is a long way from Mississippi.

I have a factory spare that has been taking up space in my shed for long enough.

From 1988 Sport Coupe.

I'd say "very good" condition. Not mint, or even excellent.

Looks like nobody ever drove on it. I don't think I want to put it back in my car. My car is headed kind of in the Frankenstein direction, so any notions of "correct" components has fallen by the wayside.

Shipping something of this sort is way too much hassle, and probably too expensive, even if I had a perfect box with everything labeled and ready to go.

I would let it go cheap if you can pick it up, or if you can get somebody you know in my area to pick it up for you.

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I just searched several pic a part yards in Fla. last month in Largo/tampa, Orlando, West Palm and Daytona areas and only found picked over ONE v-6 RS
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Any in the houston area? I am looking for the rear center console ash tray for an 86 camaro.
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LKQ Pick Your Part - Houston Wallisville

Had an '86 Iroc come in on May 1st. I have no idea what is left of the interior, you would have to just take a look.
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