67 GTO Convertible - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum

Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > General Discussion> Hotrodders' Lounge> Introduce Yourself
User Name
lost password?   |   register now

LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 11-24-2007, 11:51 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Tulsa, Ok
Posts: 2
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
67 GTO Convertible

Hi All,

Ragtop67GTO convertible here from Tulsa, Oklahoma. As you can guess my hot rod is a 67 GTO. I bought it in Oklahoma City in 2000. I drove it 3 years as a daily driver but the rust soon began to creat so many sqeaks and clunks I couldn't take it anymore. I bought a 91 Camaro Convertible and began to restoration on the GTO. What started as a frame on rust repair turned into a full frame off restoration. Lucky I have a 3 car garage. Today the car is back together and I have perform every ounce of the work, which includes the disasembly, restoration on the frame and suspension, trunk replacement, new floors and floor braces, all of the bodywork and paint, M20 4 speed conversion, power brakes, and tons of other upgrades. The paint was all PPG Dark Maple Metalic (marron) code 3333 BC/CC and I painted the entire car - I mean everything - starting with epoxy primer to 4 coats of color and 5 coats of clear. The paint and bodywork was by far the hardest and most time consuming part of the restoration. The drivetrain is all in the I have added a custom serpine belt system and dual quad fuel injection along with the 4 speed. The interior is all custom black cloth with a newer style cloth top. The top is electric actuator rather then messy hydraulics. Right now I am in process of rewiring the car with an EZ wire harness. After that its finish the Classic Instrument All American gauges install, Vintage Air, fuel lines, bumpers and remaining chrome and hit the road. Hopefully sometime in spring/summer 08. Email if you have questions has I have learned tons and would welcome the chance to share what I know. Hello to all, Ragtop67GTO

Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 11-24-2007, 11:58 AM
Henry Highrise's Avatar
Lost in the 60's
Last wiki edit: Removing stuck fasteners Last photo:
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Dixieland
Age: 72
Posts: 15,195
Wiki Edits: 4

Thanks: 0
Thanked 18 Times in 16 Posts
Hello....Welcome to Hotrodders...make yourself at home and enjoy the site.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 01-29-2008, 08:46 AM
Registered User
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Ontario
Posts: 1
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
67 GTO Convertible question


I am looking for an assembly diagram for the 67 convertible top. Any help would be appreciated.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 01-29-2008, 09:56 AM
Job~Rated's Avatar
Artful Dodger

Last journal entry: From behind
Last photo:
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Norwich, UK
Age: 54
Posts: 1,386
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 12
Thanked 27 Times in 25 Posts
Welcome Ragtop!

Can we get some pics?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 01-29-2008, 11:30 AM
Old Iron Head
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Hermiston, Oregon
Age: 39
Posts: 24
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
WOW i love that ride man... GTO drop top has been my dream car for many years..... we need pics lol
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 01-29-2008, 03:56 PM
73oldsman's Avatar
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Northwest Florida
Posts: 1,116
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Welcome and you cannot post pictures fast enough for us...Please!!!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
Please select your insurance company (Optional)


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
67 GTO Column Harness terminal pins ragtop67gto Electrical 3 12-01-2007 07:11 PM
newbee, Jim V. 67 Firebird Convertible jgvapfc Introduce Yourself 4 07-18-2005 12:47 AM
67 GTO rearend Jim67GTO Transmission - Rearend 1 01-15-2005 08:46 PM
cant find 12 bolt posi 3.90's for 67 GTO Quarter mile killer Transmission - Rearend 4 09-06-2003 09:38 PM
67 Gto Aftermarket A/C drtybird2 Interior 2 04-16-2003 02:32 PM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:21 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.