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General Information

Year
1970
Make
Pontiac
Model
The Judge
Color
Palladium Silver
Packages
RA III
History
PHS Documented

1970 The Judge recreation

Car was repaired, restored, and put back to near original authentic Judge condition.

Pontiac Posi 3:55.1 rear end installed October 2010

TH400 Transmission, valve body rebuilt.

This car was taken apart restored and reproduced as a Judge. A lot of time, effort and expense was done doing this correct. Attention was paid to detail. This is NOT a cheap imitation clone.

The car is not a trailer queen or a dust magnet, this car is driven in ideal weather conditions.
1970 Pontiac The Judge (Palladium Silver)

Modifications

Drivetrain
R/A III

Carter/Rochester Quadra-Jet carburetor. Carb was rebuilt, set and tuned.

Engine torn down inspected, flushed, cleaned put back. Engine has a Ram Air IV cam and some upgraded internal performance parts.

Engine painted with Eastwood's Pontiac Medium Blue Metallic Hi-Temp Ceramic paint. Parts powder-coated, and cleared natural. Mostly all new parts. Original alternator restored, re-stamped. Mallory Electronic ignition replaced the original points set up.

New radiator core support installed.
New Fuel lines, and brake lines.

Engine re-assembled in accordance to concourse Judge likeness.

To aid in engine performance and cooling, the flex fan was removed and replaced with a clutch fan. A 160 degree high flow thermostat was added and water wetter installed in the coolant. Car's operating temperature in temps to about 75° is about 165° on hot days of 85-90° the car's operating temperature is between 175-180 degrees.
Interior
Black interior. New headliner, seats recovered.
OEM restored dash clock with quartz movement

PHS PMD raised wood-grain steering wheel original to car.

Interior trunk freshened up and painted using Eastwood's black/aqua splatter paint and then cleared.
Exterior
Hood tach
Duel sport mirrors, driver side remote
Exhaust: Pypes 2-1/2" pro-street system R/A manifolds. Exhaust tip reducers.

PHS Palladium Silver correct Pontiac code paint.

Correct reflective striping and badging installed in the precise factory locations.
Audio
AM/FM Stereo Cassette

Original AM Radio to car in safe keeping
Suspension
All urethane parts. New front springs, worn front end parts replaced including shocks. Rear springs have Budzter 1-1/2 spring spacers.

Power front disk brakes, rear drum.
Power steering
Wheel and Tire
14x7 Rally II

BF Goodrich radial T/A 245x60x14

Gallery

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