Originally Posted by LGP
I notice you live in Livermore.. I live in the South Bay. I have a project boat which is a 1985 SS and was curious if you found a way to remove the black vent on the bow?
IIRC The Bow vent is attached with silicone sealant/adhesive. Probably the best way to remove it is to carefully pull on the vent while cutting the silicone underneath it with a sharp knife.