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Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   07-23-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,659
Posted By Retro_R/T
I used Acetone . . . . no better grease cutter...

I used Acetone . . . . no better grease cutter than that. You'll need it to get that glue off your hands anyway.
the other thing I highly recommend is getting your hands on a dremel and sand the...
Forum: Dodge Challenger News   07-10-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 546
Views: 181,308
Posted By Retro_R/T
Good story . . . Companies continue do things...

Good story . . . Companies continue do things like this to retain their rights, not necessarily to produce anything. Mattel does this with many of the toys they pnce produced but no longer do. Hey...
Forum: Interior Discussion / Modifications   07-09-2015, 06:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,258
Posted By Retro_R/T
Awesome info thanks

Awesome info thanks
Forum: Interior Discussion / Modifications   07-08-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,258
Posted By Retro_R/T
the hose you bought from amazon is 8an though,...

the hose you bought from amazon is 8an though, correct? any links to that purchase would be awesome, fittings as well sir. Nice bay!!
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-23-2015, 11:26 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,265
Posted By Retro_R/T
paid 11hunsky down here in Texas

paid 11hunsky down here in Texas
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-23-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,265
Posted By Retro_R/T
nope, it's the real deal . . . . look for an...

nope, it's the real deal . . . . look for an older auto upholstery shop
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-23-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,752
Posted By Retro_R/T
I too have the covers. Had them for at least a...

I too have the covers. Had them for at least a couple years. No issues at all.
...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-23-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,265
Posted By Retro_R/T
Cowles Flex-Chrome it's not perfect but it...

Cowles Flex-Chrome

it's not perfect but it does the job especially considering the price. I was quoted over $3000 for a custom trim installation . . . .
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-20-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,265
Posted By Retro_R/T
Once again thanks! I admire what you all have...

Once again thanks! I admire what you all have done as well. The top is a genuine vinyl top with the pebble grain that was used on the vintage tops. Had it done locally for $1100. I keep it garaged...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-19-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,265
Posted By Retro_R/T
Thanks guys just following my vision for a retro...

Thanks guys just following my vision for a retro version of today's Challenger it has been fun
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-12-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 366
Posted By Retro_R/T
follow the directions but continue to use the...

follow the directions but continue to use the marking method throughout. I too drilled pilot holes each time to "check my work" also be very careful when using the hole saw, let it do the work...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   06-12-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,659
Posted By Retro_R/T
no they are the larger size, I have 275.40.20

no they are the larger size, I have 275.40.20
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   06-11-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,659
Posted By Retro_R/T
I decided to go bigger (above) and was worried...

I decided to go bigger (above) and was worried but now that they are on I love them, like I have a choice, right? . . . .seriously they give it a certain NASCAR look. IMHO I don't think it hurt my...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-11-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,265
Posted By Retro_R/T
I use a vinyl top conditioner (forget the name)...

I use a vinyl top conditioner (forget the name) about once a month or so. I keep it garaged and it's not a daily driver so not a lot of elemental damage

$1100
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-11-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,265
Posted By Retro_R/T
https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/v/t1.0-...

https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/v/t1.0-9/10626561_10203571532866767_4703217711226108214_n.jpg?oh=556764b9e03a1a8e54024d350a31d0fc&oe=56343DE0
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   06-11-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,659
Posted By Retro_R/T
https://scontent-atl1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xft1/...

https://scontent-atl1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xft1/v/t1.0-9/11390147_10205327384561962_1601688694909326698_n.jpg?oh=ee76ea3621286906e4f465ef410ce1b6&oe=56011306
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   06-11-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,265
Posted By Retro_R/T
https://scontent-atl1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/...

https://scontent-atl1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfa1/v/t1.0-9/10329190_10203571533786790_4249033299737894229_n.jpg?oh=bc6f5d134daa7a0e20bf6676248a7793&oe=55F39076
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   05-29-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 230
Posted By Retro_R/T
tred wear rwl, help me decide . . .

getting ready to purchase some RWL from Tred Wear . . . . here are a couple "designs" I came up with. I have Nitto Motivo's and the lettering is so small I have pretty much decided to go custom . . ....
Forum: Performance Modifications   05-13-2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,169
Posted By Retro_R/T
Yes, but had a lot going against me . . . . first...

Yes, but had a lot going against me . . . . first time, so reaction was terrible combined with balding tires those two combined make for pretty bad times. I have also learned that with this swap the...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   04-28-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 878
Posted By Retro_R/T
what do these generlly run?

what do these generlly run?
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   04-20-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,610
Posted By Retro_R/T
I would have bought the BFG Comps but they didn't...

I would have bought the BFG Comps but they didn't have the 275's.
Still thinking about custom lettering as well . . . R/T CLASSIC & DODGE or something like that. The size is what also bothered me...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   04-20-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,610
Posted By Retro_R/T
Raised white letter question for the masses

I recently replaced my Goodyear Eagles with Nitto Motivo's . . . . I was painting the letters on those tires. Time consuming but worth the effort for my retro look. Now that I have the Nitto's the...
Forum: Bolt On's   04-09-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,272
Posted By Retro_R/T
I went with Stainless Works ceramic coated, cat...

I went with Stainless Works ceramic coated, cat delete . . . def need a custom tune to get the most out of them and to keep the CEL from showing up. These engines need to breathe and this is the...
Forum: Performance Modifications   04-01-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 531
Posted By Retro_R/T
Finding a vacuum leak . . . my story

Thought I'd share a little issue I've had . . . been trying to figure out a vaccum leak that appeared after I pulled off my manifold to paint it. I kept getting codes but they weren't consistant....
Forum: Performance Modifications   03-24-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,638
Posted By Retro_R/T
Very broad question so expect reciprocal answers...

Very broad question so expect reciprocal answers . . . .

funds and desire to "open" the engine also plays a part

I have done the following:
cai
85mm tb
6.4 cam
stainless works LT headers...
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