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Addicted To Eaton 07-24-2010 08:12 PM

Anthony's 1999 GTP project thread!
 
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Here she is boys and girls! its a 1999 pontiac grand prix GTP, Green, Tan leather. Sunroof, alarm, HUD, DIC, Dual climate zone (oh ya.. thats a BIG selling point) 157,000 miles, This time i get to learn Body work!! What a joy joy:rolleyes:

yutzybrian 07-24-2010 08:14 PM

So is this a fix and sell or fix and keep?

Addicted To Eaton 07-24-2010 08:16 PM

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What im going to do right now is just throw all the pictures up that i have of the car. BTW i only set the alarm off 3 times! LOL

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Left to do.
Fix HUD
Fix Wheel well plastic
Fix DIC button (worn)
Replace SWRC with the ones out of the 1997 gtp that light up (that came from the 95, to the other 97, To the now 99 lol)
Grease sunroof.

And a video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxHjA5iQKDM

Addicted To Eaton 07-24-2010 08:16 PM

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Originally Posted by yutzybrian (Post 1468268)
So is this a fix and sell or fix and keep?

Who knows? Im really feeling fix and keep LOL im puttin alot of money into it.

Addicted To Eaton 07-24-2010 08:21 PM

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2 weeks after buying it and putting over 1k$ into it.. i was welcomed with a knocking motor driving home (35 mile drive) and broke the connection rod in piston number 1

Motor work time!

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For some reason, i REALLY like this look
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The Teflon on the supercharger rotors looks AMAZING!
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LIM Gaskets were not in to bad of shape, For an l67 LOL
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Addicted To Eaton 07-24-2010 08:23 PM

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I was a little disappointed to not see any major carnage.

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SpinEm_90 07-24-2010 08:26 PM

Most def looks like you have worked hard on it

Addicted To Eaton 07-24-2010 08:27 PM

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Well i found one thing wrong,

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Piston number 1 is chipped, Stuck, and Out of its bore (and thank god the head is not messed up!!!)

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Just chillin with the blown motor

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Addicted To Eaton 07-24-2010 08:30 PM

Now i cant find any pictures... ill take some tonight the motor is out, trashed new motor put back in, and put back togeather, with headers, and some other stuff!

Addicted To Eaton 07-24-2010 08:35 PM

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oh here we go!

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Most people would have gave up when they seen the first pictures. Frame damage, radiator/condencer smashed no head lights, hood smashed, Bumper gone. a-arm shashed tie rod broken, axle snapped, took me one night... and i had it driving like it didnt happen, oh, and 1,077.5. (axles, tire rods, a-arm, breaks, struts, etc.)


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