Steady Progress – The Dash

Posted by Administrator on June 28, 2010 at 11:36 pm

We liked how well the Eastwood Thermal – Coustic Barrier material installed on the firewall and the floor in the passenger compartment that we extended it into the trunk. Following that installation and in preparation for installing the dash we installed the refurbished fresh air duct and brake pedal assembly. Lastly, we installed the refurbished [...]

Insulating Against Heat and Noise

Posted by Administrator on May 30, 2010 at 9:53 pm

Insulating and fitting carpet has been the order of business the last two days. We chose to go with Eastwood’s Thermo-Coustic Barrier as the insulation for the firewall and floor pans. As I’m sure is the case with many who enjoy restoring older vehicles we have limited funds with which we must make do. Consequently, [...]

The Tranny is Ready

Posted by Administrator on May 22, 2010 at 8:18 pm

The transmission has been painted AND clear coated! I am quite pleased with the way it turned out. This transmission looks very good and thanks to the complete overhaul, it will also perform well. The plan moving forward is to install the engine then lift the chassis and install the transmission from the botom.