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Offline BryanW

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new member signing in
« on: December 06, 2014, 11:09:24 AM »
greetings from Maine
I am a new owner of a 65 GS hardtop and this site was recommended by  friend and long time 65 owner Stark Traxler.
I will get the car into the registry later, its a all black AA A code hardtop, automatic, non a/c, p/s, p/b , has a non matching 401 that I suspect was from a Riviera due to the code on the th400 that came with the car. I brought the car to Maine from Georgia just over a month ago, it had been sitting for 12 years and was not prepped for storage, I had to replace the fuel  tank, clean out the fuel line and rebuild the afb to get it running, 3 of the
wheel cylinders are seized so I will go through all the brakes. my intention is to get it on the road as an occasional driver next spring and I plan on bringing it to Bowling green in the fall.
The car was built in Fremont, sold new at Boulevard Buick in Long Beach Ca. I have the protecto-plate, I also found insurance paperwork from a former owner in Sparks Nev.
I am a long time GSCA member and have been drag racing Buicks for 20+ years and am looking forward to bringing this 65 back to life
Bryan

Offline Starc Traxler

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Re: new member signing in
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2014, 12:54:20 PM »
Welcome to 65GS.com :occasion14:

Starc
1965 GS Convert. 4-speed 13.77@101.2mph (stock)
1965 GS Hardtop 4-speed working on
1968 GS 400 Hardtop 12.23@113.7mph
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Offline GS66

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Re: new member signing in
« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2014, 04:30:13 PM »
Yes, welcome Bryan. Sounds like a nice car. I need to get a '65 someday.
Jim
North Mankato, MN

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Offline Mister T

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Re: new member signing in
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2014, 08:37:17 PM »
Welcome aboard Bryan. :cheers2:
Tom B
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