After 30 years under a blanket

Discussion in 'Camaro Questions' started by 1946cessna, Mar 19, 2011.

  1. z28rod

    z28rod Veteran Member

    Apr 30, 2009
    hopewell junction,ny
    those pics of this blanket camaro are small ?????????
  2. brooksman9

    brooksman9 Veteran Member

    Jun 10, 2007
    Olive Branch, MS
    We got Mark. Your next terry!!! ;)
  3. Jonesy

    Jonesy Veteran Member

    Jun 7, 2008
    Wow a 19,000 mile LT thats missing the LT chrome trim on the rear panel. Thats gotta be the one thing missing on most 74 LT cars.
  4. olstyle

    olstyle Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    Jan 27, 2008
    Crestwood IL.
    ^^^ +1
  5. 1946cessna

    1946cessna Member

    Mar 17, 2011
    Patuxent, MD
    As promised..The car arrived today and I got the dust off. Wow! This thing is in better shape than I thought. Not bad after 37 years. Original everything including the valve caps. Check out the last registration - Dec 1977. Also, I took pictures of the speedo at 19K miles.

    Looks like my dad started tinkering with it and forgot he left the aircleaner off. I'll probably have to make a trip to CA to gather a few minor items. I'll keep posting as I go through it. Thanks for the interest and helpful hints.


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  6. brooksman9

    brooksman9 Veteran Member

    Jun 10, 2007
    Olive Branch, MS
    Car looks awesome. I have a question about door panels for those of you more in the know than myself. What package gets door panels like these instead of the ones with pockets. I know my 74 had pockets and my 77 has pockets. If you were going to replace these what would you get because all I recall seeing is the ones that are two or three piece depending on the year.

  7. tom3

    tom3 Veteran Member

    Aug 1, 1999
    Very, very nice. Even at only 19K miles it's in amazing condition. Air conditioning to boot.
  8. ronzz572

    ronzz572 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    Feb 8, 2007
    imperial pa
    Wow great looking original car. i have a 74 z28 same color combo except no lt trim package and i have the z28 decal. Your car inspires me to keep it and restore it. Beutiful car!!!
    Last edited: Mar 31, 2011
  9. al8apex

    al8apex Veteran Member

    Mar 11, 2005
    scottsdale, az
    The 74 LT Z28 I bought in 1980 had one hanging on for dear life - it only had 18k miles and was a garage queen ...

    so, yes, the sticky applied rear LT trim is hard to find and missing on most ...

    and it was the same color as this one, but with black interior ... 4 speed, a/c :)

    Sold it to my girlfriend ...
    Last edited: Mar 30, 2011
  10. 77LT1

    77LT1 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    Jan 29, 2007
    Jax, FL
    Those are the same basic door panel that I have on my '77. Mine are all vinyl. The insert only "looks" like it's cloth on mine.


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