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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: February 13, 2018 05:51PM

We got the fan shroud on today along with with some of the small items that go with it.

Starting to look like a Vair engine again.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: MattNall ()
Date: February 13, 2018 05:55PM

Yes it is!





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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: toms73novass ()
Date: February 14, 2018 03:17AM

lookin good thumbs up

-Tom


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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: February 16, 2018 01:28PM

Finally got both lower shrouds and cooling boxes/doors ready for installation. Both cooling boxes now have Summer/Winter plates. Storage provisions (Grip-Serts) are provided on bottom of engine lid.

Shrouds and cooling boxes/doors will be installed within the next couple of hours.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: February 16, 2018 02:00PM

The Rear Grille is now ready for install. It will be installed after the engine is run.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: MattNall ()
Date: February 16, 2018 02:42PM

Next owner gets to enjoy all your work! You two are quite the team!





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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: February 16, 2018 03:56PM

Hagerty will get some insurance money from me while I drive it around with for sale signs.

Donna installed the seal on the left shroud while I struggled with the right shrouds and muffler mount. A PO welded the mount to the muffler. Rachet strap to the work bench helped out.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: February 18, 2018 11:54AM

Finally got time to post what we accomplished on the Greenbrier yesterday.

Left upper shroud, lower shrouds and cooling boxes installed and doors connected. Left thermostat failed during hookup, so that slowed us up having to pull down the shroud to replace it.

Fresh air duct and hose installed. We had to make a gasket for the duct to fan shroud as none could be found in my stock or online.

Balance tube and upper vent tube installed. Accelerator boot/retainer installed. PG modulator tube blown out and new hoses installed. Distributor cap with plug wires installed.

Reviewed rear seal retainers and their installations to figure out how they are assembled. Donna finally figured out that puzzle.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: February 18, 2018 02:29PM

Just an observation on the floorboard in the front. When the old carpet was removed, I found a clutch pedal still in the van. Laid flat on the floor still connected to its pivot.

Good starting point to revert back to what it was, if someone is looking for a Greenbrier Deluxe van with a manual transmission.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: February 19, 2018 06:44PM

After working the day on my Camaro, came home and worked on the Greenbrier until 9 pm.

Carbs have been installed with new gaskets and insulators. Throttle cross shaft installed and hooked up to both carbs. Choke rods installed and hooked up. Kick down linkage hooked up. Accelerator cable hooked up.

Alternator and its rear support brace installed. I had to take alternator back off to rotate the rear case as the rear brace attach hole was in the wrong position. Ground cable was installed at same time.

All in all, we got a quite bit down in 90 minutes.

Next tasks are to install engine harness and body harness to prepare for the engine run.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Setting Up 64 Greenbrier Deluxe For Road Use
Posted by: MattNall ()
Date: February 19, 2018 07:20PM

Soooo close!





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