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Old 07-11-2009, 12:03 PM
67 Tiger 67 Tiger is offline
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Default 67 Tiger MK 1A B382002631

This is my car its been sleeping for 20 years.
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This is the bent frame rail, its pushed 3/4 back.
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Any suggestions on who I should get to fix or help fix this mess, I have already spoke to Dale A, And Steve A, so who else is a frame expert? Any help would be appreciated.
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Old 07-19-2009, 07:53 PM
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Default Original stuff

Im sure most of you have some of this same stuff, but if not, check it out. Now all I have to do is fix the frame, rebuild the motor, and redo the hydraulic systems.

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Old 07-19-2009, 07:56 PM
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Old 08-29-2009, 09:03 AM
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Default New frame rails

Look what I got for my birthday. This should help fix the alignment.

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Thanks to Rob Martel and Randy Willet
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Old 08-29-2009, 10:03 PM
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Are you the original owner as shown in the dealer documents pictured? As it so happens, I was shopping around for a Tiger in Orange County in the summer of 67 myself. I started around June/July and finally got my car in October, a month after yours was sold. I had just moved from Texas to Santa Ana, CA that summer for my first job out of college. (Autonetics in Anaheim) I gave a big deposit to California Sports Cars Ltd in Santa Ana and told them the car had to be Mediterranean Blue. They finally produced one in October. I had looked around a lot on my own before doing that, and only could find a Black one that looked a little shop worn. The only Tiger California Sports Cars had available was a Midnight Blue Tiger II, but it was a little out of my price range. The car was going to cost me 1/3 of my annual salary as it was, and I had a lot of student loans to payoff... Anyway, I was beginning to think maybe I should go with another color in the interim but do not remember seeing a white one available in the area. But that was 42 years ago!

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Old 08-29-2009, 10:57 PM
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Im the 4th owner. The owners stuff came with the car. I bought it in 78. It had 24000 miles, a bored and stroked motor (302) and those wheel wells with the GT 350 paint job. I drove it almost everyday, execpt when it was broke, untill 85. Thats when I hit a curb.
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Old 08-30-2009, 01:04 AM
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Great to see you will be getting it back on the road soon. No doubt it will result in some fond memories as you make even more. Best of luck and enjoyment!

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Old 04-09-2013, 11:11 AM
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Hello
I was looking in the CAT archives for frame repair. I saw you article and wondered if you completed the changing the frame rails. ( article was from 2009) Did it go ok what problems did you encounter???? Are you still in Orange County Ca???? I'm looking at a similar repair so was interested in the outcome.
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Old 04-09-2013, 01:09 PM
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Rob is a great Guy to deal with when he was doing work for the sunbeams :-)
I still talk to him once in a while
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:42 PM
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Not yet. Soon I hope, bad back, and no money. Never was in O.C. . In the S.F.V. since I was 5,in 1959.
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