31 Buick Victoria Retro Rod

With Jerilyn
With Jerilyn visiting friends in Walnut Creek

IMG_1989Classic vanity light in the back seat

IMG_1990Shot of left rear window showing roll down shades and original exit assist handle.

IMG_1991Left side of overhead showing tweeter, volt meter, tach, fuel gauge, and clock plus LED’s for left and right turn signals and high beam.

IMG_1992Center part of overhead showing switches for Trippe lights and wipers, plus the horn button, cruise control, ignition, and light switch.

IMG_1993Right side of overhead showing the CD radio, AC control, and the other tweeter.

IMG_1994Original cluster.  The heat control on the left raises and lowers the center AC duct.

IMG_1997Steering wheel controls are not functional.

IMG_1998Flower holders on both sides of windshield

IMG_2001Split front seat with dual arm rests.

IMG_2002Shot of trunk.  It has an electric release with a cable back-up.

IMG_2004Back seat with front seat moved way up.

IMG_2005Wind wings both sides with clip on side mirrors.

IMG_2006Left side cowell light which seconds as left directional.

IMG_2007Hood hold-down.

IMG_2009The only picture I have with the hood sides on.

IMG_2010Showing Trippe lights and horns.  I never hooked up the Trippe lights and the horns are for looks only.  The real horns are under the radiator.

IMG_2013Kugel front suspension.

IMG_2019AC compressor.  I just installed a March serpentine system with a new power steering pump, compressor and alternator.

IMG_2020Showing the hood-up support and the original oil can which I had chromed.

IMG_2023Since my last name is Pelikan, I gotta have a pelican hood ornament. .

IMG_2025Wheel Vintiques wire wheels with a nice “B” that my pin stripper did.

The 31Buick  in the snowGoing over the continental divide in June two years ago.  It’s a driver.

IMG_1987
Asleep in the garage.

 

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