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    Here are some very interesting images of two motors, both seem to be 430s made as experimental in 1965. Both of these motors were apparently offered for sale at different times on ebay.

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    So, you want power windows...

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    You are going to have to remove the doors and everything in them. (Give some consideration to the fact that you may wish to remove the front fenders to adjust the doors later)

    Read the instructions, they sound straight forward, but lack a lot of information unless you are familiar with working with doors and windows.

    Take your doors off.


    Roll down the window and remove the felts.

    Remove Front Window

    Remove two upper window stops and the rear window guide. Remove the two screws holding the horizontal track rail and the rail. Remove the window by lifting it up at the rear and sliding it out of the track.

    Vent window mountings

    Remove the vent window, three phillips screws (Two near the back of the vent window and one hidden under the weather stripping), one bolt (near the front), and the two adjusting nuts. Loosen the window by shimmying it. You will work it up until the front comes clear of the door, the move it back a little and ...

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    If the warm weather seems far away and the thought of cruising with a set of snow chains on doesn't appeal to you, then it's time to tuck your car away for a few months.

    This is a brief guide to helping your car survive another long cold winter while you make plans to attend exciting events next summer.

    First things first. Go for one last drive.
    This serves two purposes.

    1. It's fun
    2. It allows your car to get up to operating temperature.

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