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Jonathanrmanion

M –28
Towanda, Kansas
United States

 
 

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TATA455
Feb 25, 2013 at 11:43 pm
Great Trade!!! That will be a fun car for sure!!
 
 
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Jonathanrmanion
Jan 8, 2012 at 5:00 am
lol i actually have an olds 455 i thought about putting in there, but i really ain't looking for the same ole headache that i found tryin to set it in my 78 T/A!
 
 
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1978Bandit
Jan 7, 2012 at 8:30 pm
This Looks Like A Great Project Car!! You Should Put A Super Duty 455, or High Output 455 In There!! Just Say'n wink image
 
 

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Challenges W: 2 L: 4

 

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“F-Bird” doesn’t have any current challenges.

Past Challenges

Photo of a 2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
"Shadow"

2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Owner: MJClemm

  • "Shadow": 38 pts (win)
  • F-Bird: 17 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 11
  • Ended: Jan 16, 2012
 
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92 thunderbird

1992 Ford Thunderbird

Owner: jtc52087

  • 92 thunderbird: 19 pts (loss)
  • F-Bird: 26 pts (win)
  • Total votes: 9
  • Ended: Jan 11, 2012
 
Photo of a 1980 Pontiac Firebird
Transformer

1980 Pontiac Firebird

Owner: Balboa777

  • Transformer: 25 pts (win)
  • F-Bird: 20 pts (loss)
  • Total votes: 9
  • Ended: Jan 11, 2012
 

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1981 Pontiac Turbo Formula Firebird (F-Bird)

Trophies: 6 Give a trophy Last updated Feb 17, 2013  

Photo of a 1981 Pontiac Turbo Formula Firebird (F-Bird)

No longer owned

About

I Traded my 85 IRoc Z28 for this, it supposedly only needed a battery and a carb.... but that wasn't the case. I killed the battery after trying and trying to start, so i put a charger on it and set it to jump start and cranked and cranked and cranked and it finally fired! but wouldn't stay running if it had anything less than half throttle..... sounded good and reved ok, but not much of a driver if it is always at half throttle.... and to top it off he never titled it, but he signed the title back in the mid 90's ..... Sold it awhile back :( kinda miss it!

Specs

301 Turbo electronic controled with an O2 sensor, feedback ECM and E4ME Quadrajet providing 205 hp and 340 lb·ft. 1/4 mile in 17.02 sec @ 82.1 mph. and maybe 9 seconds 0-60

Factory Options

Turbo charged V-8 with turbo light on hood scoop, T-tops, power brakes with low-drag front caliper (disc), Ac,power steering, power locks, power windows, am/Fm radio with antena in the windshield, rear defrost, turbo wheels, dual exhaust, Automatic 3 speed tranny

Mods

turbo 301 is gone with a 305 Chevy in its place (none turbo'd) cat has been deleted, and flowmaster delta 40's give it a nice tone now.

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