Originally Posted by jwfirebird
you getting these at an auction?
Nope, i am 50 percent owner of a salvage yard.
Now! sorry i have not updated.
(june 10th 2011)
well i got the car home today (will get pics) idk what the dude that called me had up his ***. the car has a blown 3400 (no fear i has a grand am with one on the lot
) i got it for 300$ from investors national bank in chillicothe.
Here is the Vin decode
Oh and its a 01, with 143k miles.
yeah its gonna need drilled out. i had a key cut from barns banker. and it did not fit anything (from a vin) they tried 2 times and no dice.
thanks! well. i drilled the old lock out and put the key in from the grand am! i got the power!
(june 26th) 11pm
going to go pull the motor now. Since i need to get something done with this. I need to stop getting and start fixing!
(June 27th 7am)
tonight i got some done
Ac compressor unbolted from motor.
raid fans out
P/* pump unhooked and out
alternater unhooked and off.
all wireing un hooked.
Oil drained (3 gallons) was the consistancy of cake batter (not kidding)
Air box took out
All motor mounts un-hooked
starter took off
drivers fender was took off
All the tint was stripped from the interior
both head lights sanded down and ready for a buffing
key fob re-programed
cd player hooked up.
all the dash put back in the car...
Uhh busy night. worked on it from midnight to 6am.
Humm supercharged? lol
Kinda getting started
Josh showed up to chat a bit (and thought i was going to have to give him a starter (he has to arc it and beat on it to start)
Window tint coming off
Nice clean under body
Birttany takeing two bolts out of the fender (she wanted to help)
Fender is off
Gettin kinda bare in there
leaving for the night
Oil in the tb.. more like cake batter
Ok this is for w-body