Friday, June 26, 2009

More Items

  • Welded Bumper Brackets and Wheel Well

  • Fixed Door Hinges
  • Put on Bumper Brackets

  • Oil in Axle
  • Fixing Shifter Assembly (Neutral Safety Switch)
  • Finished Grinding Off Paint of Trunk

  • Sandblasted Hood Latch

Thursday, June 25, 2009

Sunday, June 21, 2009

Saturday, June 20, 2009

Added New Hood

Added Monte Carlo Bar and Air Cleaner

Inside Garage with Hood Up.

Added New Fenders to Car

More Engine Tuning

Motor and Transmission Running

Rear Wheel Turning on Lift

Tuning Motor



First Attempt Starting Engine

Adjusting Timing to get Motor Running

Put in Anti-Freezed in Radiator

Turning Motor over to get Fluids in

Added Motor Oil

Put on Accelerator Rod, Springs, Etc on Carb

Attached Carburetor to Accelerator (Linkage)

Putting Heater box back in

Reattached Heater Hoses, Cables and Air Vents

Finished Exhaust

Added Exhaust Tips

Hi-Tech Herb adding wiring to car

Friday, June 19, 2009

Wow! How far we have come... almost ready to start engine.

Tomorrow (x fingers) should be able to start it up.

  1. Exhaust Muffler
  2. Tires
  3. Generator (and Belts
  4. Filled fluids - Power Steering and Transmission
  5. Sandblasted Head Light Buckets

Saturday, June 6, 2009

Added more parts to Motor

  • Carburetor
  • Coil
  • Manifolds
  • Wire Harness
  • Power Steering Pump, Hoses and Belt
  • Radiator and Hoses
  • Battery (Tray and Wires)
  • Spark Plugs and Wires

Friday, June 5, 2009

Transmission Cooling Lines Came In!

Had to order lines from CJ Pony Parts
(would take a little longer to get the backorder from Mustang Unlimited only part I had to do this with and that amazing because they completely moved their warehouse while getting me parts)

Thursday, June 4, 2009

Exhaust, Drive Shaft, Fuel Tank Filler Pipe

Added Drive Shaft, Fuel Tank Filler Pipe and started to put on Exhaust (need to order header pipes)

Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Rebuilt Power Steering Components Returned

Eaton Power Steering Pump, Control Valve, and Cylinder have been returned after being rebuilt by Randle Meyer. He did an excellent job... I would highly recommend him and his services. Check his web site out at
Now just got to put it back on car.

Monday, June 1, 2009

Field Trip! Brought Students Helping to See Car

Students that are helping me with my car came to the shop.

Here they are grinding off paint on Trunk Lid and putting in Gas Tank

Only wheels this student should have

Asking Questions on Fastback GT Clone Motor

Putting on Shock Brackets

Putting on Engine Braces

Grinding Paint off Trunk and covering springs

Learning about Welding

Using Nibbler Tool