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    Wow, that's amazing! Great job!

    Wow, that's amazing! Great job!
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    [Frame & Body] If you have to call around, the process is called...

    If you have to call around, the process is called Yellow Zinc. They start with clear zinc (the normal gray zinc), and then add a yellow chromate layer on top ( at least that was the process where I...
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    [Engine] Ah, even better. It looks like I found one...

    Ah, even better.



    It looks like I found one at my local Ace. It's an old school hardware store that opened in 1945, so they have lots of selection.

    If you choose this route, just match OD...
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    [Engine] If you have the old one to use as a reference, I...

    If you have the old one to use as a reference, I can usually find common sizes at my Ace Hardware store, etc., but if not, and you need an odd specification, McMaster-Carr has an excellent...
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    [Heat & A/C] I'm not sure, do you mean P/N 105066? That's the...

    I'm not sure, do you mean P/N 105066? That's the part that came to mind when painterdave72 described it.

    It's good that the whole assembly is still available.
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    [Fuel] Congrats Steve!

    Congrats Steve!
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    [Heat & A/C] Hmm, I wonder if it is a good candidate for a 3D...

    Hmm, I wonder if it is a good candidate for a 3D printed part?

    I'm still amazed by this technology.
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    [Heat & A/C] Hi Shannon. Well, most people just buy a new...

    Hi Shannon. Well, most people just buy a new compressor but if you are adventurous and sufficiently skilled, the 2 seals can be replaced (and the bearing for good measure). The procedure is detailed...
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    [Engine] Yeah, we covered all that and more.

    Yeah, we covered all that and more.
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    [Heat & A/C] Yes, it appears from your picture that the o-ring...

    Yes, it appears from your picture that the o-ring seal between the front head and the body is compromised. It is the black ring in this picture:
    ...
  11. [General] You're welcome. Glad to help. :thumbup:

    You're welcome. Glad to help. :thumbup:
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    [Heat & A/C] It would appear that your front seal may be...

    It would appear that your front seal may be leaking on the AC compressor. You're right about the refrigerant being a gas (unless compressed), but the Ester/PAG lubricant is an oil. Is it also wet...
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    Hi. Looks great! :thumbup:

    Hi. Looks great! :thumbup:
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    That's truly amazing! Great job! :bigclap:

    That's truly amazing! Great job! :bigclap:
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    EDIT: If you want to spend the $50-$60k...

    EDIT: If you want to spend the $50-$60k converting the car to a time machine, you may not want to spend $35-50k for a pristine car and hack it up, or maybe you would.
  16. Hi. I would recommend checking out Coulombe...

    Hi. I would recommend checking out Coulombe Enterprises. I've been to Bruce Coulombe's shop and have seen his outstanding work:

    http://www.deloreantimemachines.com/

    Maybe you can research on...
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    Hi Justin, and welcome. DMC has franchise...

    Hi Justin, and welcome.

    DMC has franchise locations around the country, including California. You could give them a call. Great cars sell within hours of availability as there are people just like...
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    Memorial Day Car Show at Ace Cafe

    I went to another Ace Cafe Orlando car show on Memorial Day. Apparently they had 140 cars attend. The most awesome and show themed ride in my opinion was this military Jeep hot rod. The attention to...
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    [Transmission 5-Speed] Good news. For the fans coming on, look for...

    Good news. For the fans coming on, look for corrosion at the otterstat connections. That happened to me when I first got my car and was a simple fix.
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    [General] Two different trim pages on DMC has 2 different...

    Two different trim pages on DMC has 2 different types:

    Door trim, Round hole, $1.13 each:
    http://store.delorean.com/p-9897-fir-tree-round-hole.aspx

    General interior trim, key hole, $0.51 each:...
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    [General] Congratulations on 25 years and the Stage 2! Very...

    Congratulations on 25 years and the Stage 2! Very cool.
  22. [General] That sounds like a good first ride. :thumbup:...

    That sounds like a good first ride. :thumbup: Here are a couple related threads if they help:

    Exhaust:
    http://dmctalk.org/showthread.php?14704-Refurbishing-stock-exhaust

    A/C:...
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    [Brakes] Great instructions. I used a version of these to...

    Great instructions. I used a version of these to adjust my e-brake when I rebuilt my calipers. I adjusted them so the pads just clear the rotors when released, and on my car, full engagement happens...
  24. I have the (larger) miniature FC from ThinkGeek...

    I have the (larger) miniature FC from ThinkGeek in the package in my glove box. When I get the question, I say, “Of course”, and while getting it out, I continue “... but these days it’s...
  25. [General] Congrats Nathan! Welcome back. Just to add to...

    Congrats Nathan! Welcome back.

    Just to add to this, sometimes attaching the bottom screws to the cover and then the top ones helps, because the bottom of the spare tire well has some give to it.
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