My Daughters ride

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My Daughters ride

Post by mcg » Wed Oct 05, 2016 2:30 pm

In the process of breakdown to rebuild

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by Tony Z » Wed Oct 05, 2016 5:09 pm

Good luck with the project, keep us posted. We like seeing other peoples progress.

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by mcg » Thu Oct 06, 2016 6:43 pm

Small update pulled engine and all wiring and windows.
Chelsey took all the fenders off herself and removed the old floor seals to reveal a almost new pan

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by mcg » Thu Oct 06, 2016 6:46 pm

Motor still seems in good nik just need to clean her up gearbox rear seal finished
going to rebuild the gearbox.
much more moola to spend.

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by mcg » Thu Oct 06, 2016 6:57 pm

Storage is a problem
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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by Tony Z » Thu Oct 06, 2016 7:15 pm

nice progress
you doing a full re-wire or installing the old loom back again?

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by jolas » Thu Oct 06, 2016 7:35 pm

Looks like a really solid Beetle as it is, nice score, keep the pics coming - ja, storage is always an issue ....
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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by mcg » Fri Oct 07, 2016 12:58 pm

Tony Z wrote:nice progress
you doing a full re-wire or installing the old loom back again?
Hi Tony going to do a full rewire

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by mcg » Sun Oct 09, 2016 6:45 pm

A busy weekend high pressured the whole car got most of the
old junk off.
started inside the vehicle removed headlining and every thing else we could
going to use Abe waterprrofing ali sealer for firewalls floors etc.
Front disc kit should be here this week sometime.
Now to remove front end and gearbox
will update with progress.
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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by Terry Phillips » Sun Oct 09, 2016 10:47 pm

Its good to see the castle can in place so you can keep a eye on things. Good luck with the build.
What area are you in.

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by retrovan » Sun Oct 09, 2016 11:04 pm

car cleaned up nicely, good condition body you have there.

Best of luck with the build, can not wait to see it completed.

Thanks for sharing

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by 62RestCal » Mon Oct 10, 2016 9:42 am

Terry Phillips wrote:Its good to see the castle can in place so you can keep a eye on things. Good luck with the build.
What area are you in.
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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by lowlight » Mon Oct 10, 2016 11:34 am

Probably South coast
Some days we are the flies , some days we are the windscreens

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by mcg » Mon Oct 10, 2016 12:41 pm

Terry Phillips wrote:Its good to see the castle can in place so you can keep a eye on things. Good luck with the build.
What area are you in.
Sorry Terry yip south coast Port Shepstone

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Re: My Daughters ride

Post by JC Rousseau » Mon Oct 10, 2016 3:37 pm

That beer is still closed why????
Nice body still looks good, is that the og paint?
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