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  1. von
    Apr 6th, 17 8:02 PM - permalink
    von
    Tom, Yes remember you and your '67. Sorry I don't know about any '69 L78 convertibles but that would be a rare piece. I bought my first new car from Dick Hunt Chev in Sept, 1969. It was a '70 Nova SS L78. Bought in my mom's name. I still have the sales receipt for it.
    Von
  2. TH
    Apr 6th, 17 7:30 PM - permalink
    TH
    Hey, von, long time no talk. I hope all is well. I believe you may remember me from when my brother and I were building and racing a turquoise '67 300 Deluxe.
    I'm writing, because if I recall correctly, you know a fair bit about old Indy history regarding the car scene. A friend of mine is trying to dig up the early history of his late father's '69 L78 SS convertible Chevelle. It is oddly optioned, because it also has a bench seat and a 4spd. A bit of a unique car. I posted about it in Bench Racing. I'm trying to find out if anyone would have known about the dealership, Dick Hunt Chevrolet, or recall seeing the car itself when new. I think my buddy has only been able to trace the history back to about the 3rd owner when it was down near Bloomington, IN and his dad bought it. If you have any thoughts, I'd be mighty happy to hear them.

    My best,
    Tom Harold
  3. 69SHEVL
    Aug 30th, 16 9:28 AM - permalink
    69SHEVL
    Hey Von, was good seeing you again in Ohio.

    Are you coming over to the KC show next month?

    We are staying at the Hampton Inn.

    Mike
  4. jshep
    May 15th, 16 9:38 PM - permalink
    jshep
    Von, do you have an original 69 passenger door panel for sale? Is it assembled. Do you have a drivers panel also
  5. rod69ss
    Sep 3rd, 13 3:39 PM - permalink
    rod69ss
    Hi Von, How are things your way? Great I hope I posted a tech forum question on TC on interiors. I'm hoping to convert 1967 Riviera bench seatbacks into 1968 bucket seats, actually, only the passenger seat, it has the reclining option! I've noticed the mounting brackets look different and am wondering if you have any experience with these type seats? Rod

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Apr 24th, 19
6:26 PM - von quoted SSuper Dave in post Re: Parallel Flow Condenser
30x16 on my '70 El Camino, shoul...
Apr 20th, 19
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Apr 17th, 19
9:35 PM - Schurkey quoted von in post Re: Thermostat bypass hole
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5:45 AM - von quoted 68elky396 in post Re: Chrome plating shops
Von, how long have you had you...
Apr 10th, 19
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Mar 21st, 19
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Mar 16th, 19
8:00 AM - DUKE 69 quoted von in post Re: 69 door panels - bottom screws install question
I took some mounting scr...
Mar 12th, 19
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Mar 10th, 19
5:05 PM - von quoted JWagner in post Re: Q-jet rebuild
Check the fuel pressure. In ...
Mar 8th, 19
9:10 AM - von quoted spinshop in post Re: What is your orientation?
She doesn't live with me any ...
Mar 7th, 19
4:42 PM - 69SHEVL quoted von in post Re: What is your orientation?
...always right. :) Von is USUALLY right.
3:14 PM - von quoted 69SHEVL in post Re: What is your orientation?
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Mar 5th, 19
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I think the shipping rates all of the...
Feb 20th, 19
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Feb 18th, 19
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Feb 15th, 19
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Feb 14th, 19
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