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Whaledriver last won the day on July 18 2018

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About Whaledriver

  • Birthday 11/26/1934

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    Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Interests
    tinkering with old non computerized cars, golf and travel.

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  1. Looking for just one, an Italian clear & amber lense for the drivers side. Prefer no cracking or chipping of the lense, minimal inner corrosion, minimum pitting of the chrome body and reusable foam gasket.
  2. I reluctantly am encouraged to sell my 1973 BMW 2002 Roundie with manual & sunroof. I have purchased another classic and The Boss has concern with having an additional car occupying our two car garage while her car sits outside in the weather! I am posting notice here to determine if any of the Forum members have an interest before I list it on BAT, which will charge a buyer 5% of the sold price. It had undergone a complete bare metal paint, mechanical & weather strip restoration a few years back. I have since continued to refine it with personal improvements (A/C, right mirror, electric trunk lock, F&R stabilizers, engine bay strut bar, headlight relays, electric rad fan, Pertronic ignition, center armrest, 3rd brake light, complete rug replacement with underlay Boommat, fuel tank sensor, 3 gage panel, etc & etc). A detailed list of improvements and pictures will be provided once I figure how not to exceed the submitted megabite limit and find them on my computer.
  3. In order to finish my upgrade I need a left front fender Italian European (half ember & half clear) parking light. Prefer no rust interior & exterior with unblemished lense. I only need one because I already have the right passenger side unit.
  4. interested in a couple of your under dash panels. Do they have any scratches and what is the per piece pricing?
  5. I purchased and installed one with a light. It works like a charm and you never have to use a trunk key again. Just run a wire from the unit to a spot under the dash for the switch, wire the switch to a fused always hot lead and you are in business. You can still leave the trunk closed and unlocked for repeated access or just electrically lock it with the switch. If you have a dead battery, you can still use the key to open. A novice can install it.
  6. Decon works well but the rodents eat it and retire to their secluded wall space and die, leaving a inaccessible stench. With my previous collectible I had a blowup transparent enclosure that not only kept rodents out but kept it dust free. One for an average size car is around $400.
  7. I am not interested in a square light with protruding bumpers but for someone that isn't picky, a range between $19-22K seems reasonable. A "quality" bare metal re-paint job these days will run between $5-8K.
  8. Let me know your preferred payment address and I'll submit payment. Mine is: MBambo at comcast.net
  9. I only need one connector to replace my broken one but would you be willing to accept $20 for the three that you have on hand?
  10. I can't tell from the bagged photo if the section of the spark plug wires that connect to the spark plug are the hard composite style? I need the extended composite.
  11. If you had chosen a "roundie" with sunroof for all of your upgrades it would be an easy sale at the asking price.
  12. I have a heated garage but I keep a car cover on when I am not working on it to keep the dust off. Any pros or cons about raising the car with the suspension extended during extended storage?
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