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#501 Posted : Saturday, 1 February 2020 7:55:20 PM(UTC)
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More progress. Rusty floor sections removed and some preliminary floor work. I'm using a VT 5 litre so emissions requirement of the era need to be met. Charcoal cannister, PCV and catalytic converters all sorted and ready to go. Also sorted some transition stubs for the extractors. These allow for a really neat and tight, if needed, transition of the pipe out of each cylinder.














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#502 Posted : Sunday, 2 February 2020 7:34:01 PM(UTC)
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Well that didn't go to plan. A quick cam change and some new bolt ons was the plan. Unfortunately the motor had been left open too long before I got it and there seems to be dirt and grit in there that I don't like the look of. Off for a quick rebuild. Hopefully just a hone, new rings and bearings and head service and it's done.







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#503 Posted : Sunday, 16 February 2020 6:10:18 PM(UTC)
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This weekends effort. Getting rid of rusty floors, preparing for a larger Commodore tunnel and fitting an XW-XY fuel tank.




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#504 Posted : Wednesday, 19 February 2020 7:14:28 PM(UTC)
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Front end assembled and ready for install to mockup the drivetrain.











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