So I have a 68 XR-7, power steering, front disc, and air conditioning, 302 2V. I'm parting this baby out. The body is toast. What are some things (large or small) that I absolutely want to make sure I remove before it goes to the wrecking yard? Thanks
Definitely save the interior pieces such as the dash facings and the bezels behind them. Save the steering wheel, the guages, and whichever type of console it has (assumming a mini console isn't all pitted).
If the bumpers are decent, they are useful as cores. Door panels, interiore quarter panels, vinyl top trim, the entire grille section and the tail lights are all worth saving. The front disc brake setup would be useful to someone doing a conversion. All the stainless trim for the trunk and hood areas can be repolished or used as cores. If the hood and trunk lid are decent, I'd save those.
I was watching youtube today and heard an mc.net member/vendor make a particular comment about the bezel around the center A/C vents. Surprised he didn't add that to jrbcougar's statement about ALL A/C parts.
But he did say something in one video about "When it rains, we stop and drink beers". I've gotta move out of the desert!