Steve W 1968 Pontiac GTO 2dr Hardtop Coupe

Paper Clip

Was out with the wife and (young) kids in the GTO. Heading home on a side street, playing around blipping the throttle to bounce the car around. Suddenly, no throttle response. Open the hood, throttle cable broke near the carb. Search car, find a paperclip, bend it up and reconnect cable with it, although at a higher RPM than normal idle. Make it home safely, special order a new cable. Good times.

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