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About can2tx’s Garage
About me and my passion for cars
I've liked cars for as long as I can remember. My Dad was in the USAF and upon his retirement he became a mechanic for the Ft. Worth & Arlington Fire Departments. Dad was always doing maintenance on our cars and I was out there helping him - "professional flashlight holder", if you will - and learning how to care for cars. Since I've had my own I just enjoy relaxing, caring for them, and working on'em.
My first car
My first car was a 1978 Chevrolet Silverado 3/4 ton pick-up, that I got in 1980. I put chrome wheels, toolbox, push bumper, and a stereo in it (started off with an 8-track).
Car I wish I still had
I wish I still had my 1981 Chevrolet Silverado 1/2 ton shortbed pick-up. My Dad bought it new for me, for doing well in High School and for starting college. I had put custom wheels, tires, push bumper, spotlights, stereo system, and other odds & ends on it. I would also like to have a 1984 4x4 Chevrolet Silverado K5 Blazer that I bought new, it was just a great car.
My dream car
My realistic dream car would be a 2006 Chevrolet Z06 Corvette, but my pure dream car would either be a Porsche GTR or a Ferrari 355, 360, or 430.
Car clubs I’m in
I'm not a member of an actual car club per se; but I am a member at 2000Monte Carlo.com - stop by & visit a great forum and great bunch of people.
- Type of racing: Nascar
- Driver: Dale Earnhardt Sr. & now Junior
- Driving song: "I've been Everywhere"
- Car movie: Cars by Pixar
- Car book: A Chiltons repair manual
- Car magazine: Road & Track
- Car game: Nascar anything
— Profile last updated: Dec 2, 2007
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2KMC Monte Guys and "GIRLS" Enthusiast
Hall street Enthusiast
This is not a group based on challenge's. This is for poeple who want to talk about racing , there car's , anything with like minded people. vote for the best car not what someone wants you to do. THE NAME HALL ST COMES FROM A STREET BACK HOME IN ST LOUIS WHERE WE DO SOME PRETTY HARD...
Illinois, United States
Midwest GM Club
This group is for owners of any year, make, or model of General Motors Co. vehicles. Trucks vans cars SUVs whatever. As long as you love your vehicle and its a GM Then this is for you. NEW MEMBERS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME, AS WELL AS GUEST!!!
Missouri, United States
Monte Millennium... Club
We cater to all generations of Chevrolet Monte Carlo's, from 1970's to present. All Monte Carlo's are welcome! We are here to bring Monte Carlo owners and enthusiasts together worldwide. If you own a Monte Carlo, we want to see you and allow you to show others your car. Regardless if your Monte...
Michigan, United States
Welcome to the Pennsylvania Monte Carlo Club. We are proud to be involved in the preservation, restoration and enjoyment of the most " Forgotten " muscle cars built in this country. We want to thank you not only for your interest in our club, but in the Monte Carlo enthusiast experience. We are...
Pennsylvania, United States
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Dec 2, 2007
It was a sad day on Friday,one of my childhood heroes passed away. Evel Knievel died and with it many fond childhood memories returned as if it were just yesterday. He was a...
Jul 12, 2006
Filed under: 2000 Chevrolet Monte Carlo (Intimidating SS)
Well, I guess my next planned Mod will be the GMPP lowering springs. I need to eliminate more of the wheel gap and give the car a better stance.
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