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Old 10-18-2018, 06:24 AM   #1
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104 - Wifes unplanned 56

My car club put on a show this past weekend. While at the show an old man who frequents the shows mentioned he had a 56 Beauville Bel-Air Wagon for sale. My wife LOVES wagons.

Guy said that he took it in trade, but the man he got it from says it runs (265 V8 with a powerglide) but in his current health condition he has not been able to verify that, and just let it sit.

When he told me he wanted $2500 I left the show to go look at the car, and returned with a deposit. Monday I got the rest of the $ and a trailer and brought her home. This weekend I hope to get a real good look at her and see what it is that I have here.

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Old 10-18-2018, 08:51 AM   #2
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Old 10-18-2018, 02:33 PM   #3
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looks almost completely original and untouched!
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Old 10-19-2018, 05:50 AM   #4
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This dude is like the car whisperer! Don't blink, you'll miss 3 purchases!
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Old 10-19-2018, 03:24 PM   #5
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Wheels are off a mid 90's Bonneville

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Old 10-19-2018, 05:43 PM   #6
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Wheels are off a mid 90's Bonneville

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Ahhhh. My bad, good to know though.. I get the feeling they are going to be sitting around for a long time, lol.
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Old 10-19-2018, 05:44 PM   #7
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This dude is like the car whisperer! Don't blink, you'll miss 3 purchases!

They find me when I am not looking, lol
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Old 10-24-2018, 06:08 AM   #8
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Oh no..... Look what I found!
I may need some input from Hotwire on this one. lol



I am thinking of throwing these wheels on it for now.

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Oh no..... Look what I found!
I may need some input from Hotwire on this one. lol

looks like a pile of junk to me...





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I am thinking of throwing these wheels on it for now.

those look waaaaay better!
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looks like a pile of junk to me...
lol, you seen my build??

I'm ready whenever you want to tear into it.
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Got the harness thinned. New fuse block, and OBDII port came today, so I can wire those in along with a few relays.

Also got a new oil pan that SUPPOSED to fit today.

Still need some motor mounts, and transmission crossmember before I drop it in.

After it's in I still will need to get the computer reprogrammed, and come up with a fuel system before I can start it.
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What pan did you go with?

Not sure if your tank is ok or you're going new? If new, I'm running a Tanks Inc setup, but unsure if they'd have anything for the wagon.

I could help with programming, but am not an expert at it, enough to be dangerous.
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What pan did you go with?

Not sure if your tank is ok or you're going new? If new, I'm running a Tanks Inc setup, but unsure if they'd have anything for the wagon.

I could help with programming, but am not an expert at it, enough to be dangerous.
Do you have the stuff to do it? What are you using?

I have been debating against having it done for $75. Buying HPTuners $400 with 1 vehicle unlocked, or $600 for unlimited 99-07 Silverado 4.8, 5.3, 5.7, 6.0, 8.1s
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Old 11-12-2018, 05:30 PM   #14
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I've got hptuners, would cost $100 for the credits as I got the cheaper version. Credits are $50/ea, 2 needed for GM.
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