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1968 Chevrolet Caprice
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This car was my Grandmother's since purchased new in 1968.  She kept it in the garage and my Dad maintained the car whenever he came by.  It holds lots of memories for me.  Ever since I could remember, I always asked my Grandma to give me first shot at the car if she was going to sell it.  Well, when she passed away, my wife and I went out to California to see the family, and I asked my Dad to sell it to me.  He was a bit apprehensive at first, but after asking my Grandpa, he agreed.  I am very thankful that he did.  I just love this car.

As you can see from the picture, it is in very good shape for a 30+ year old car.  It needs paint, some bodywork, and that is really about it for the exterior.  There is very little rust, thanks to the years in the garage and the kind Daly City climate. 

The interior is in great shape, no major tears in the upholstery, just normal wear, with no tear...

Mechanically, it is next to perfect.  The only flaws include old wiring, some of it is a bit bare, a blown freeze plug that I found out about the hard way... (See Action Log for details)  Aside from that it is in fine condition.

Be sure to take a look at the Action Log.  It is a listing of everything I have done relating to the car.

Basic Specs
Engine 327 V8
Horsepower 275 @ 4800
Torque 355 @ 3200
Normal Oil Pressure (lbs) 30-45
Spark Plug AC 44
Spark Plug Gap 0.35
Point Gap 0.19
Dwell Angle 28-32
Firing Order 1-8-4-3-6-5-7-2
Ignition Timing Mark TDC Std 4 Auto
Carb 4 Barrel
Bore and Stroke 4.001 x 3.25
Compression Ratio 10.0
Power Output 275 HP
Tire Sizet 8.25x14
Wheel Bolt Pattern 5 x 4.75
Curb Weight 3646
Number Produced 115,500