June 2015

Fuel tanks folded and baffled, the big question is if 200 litres of fuel will be enough for the 400km range the car must have for the event
Jeep wheels in from America, hard to source steel wheels made from good quality metal, painted black with a red rim as a nod to the 1960s style redline tyres
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rear leaf and differential
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Engine in bay ancillaries hooking up
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Brake lines to rear going back of car
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gearbox and bell housing
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Proper hunting for AMC parts in the wilderness, and this photo is after a lot of work with a chainsaw to reveal the car beneath
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Hard to find the car let alone parts from it
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The proud hunter and his trophies
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Scarey offering up the engine to the bay note the green versus the blue
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In place
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Carbs and dizzy on
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Stand aside!
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Rear front and clutch hydraulics in
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That’s what I call an engine mounting
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Heater matrix pick up
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Heater matrix and pedal box in
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washer and wiper motor/linkage all in place

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doors a sod to fit

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Either side, bumper came up good
Tucked in a corner but keeping some smart company

Wheels tested in arches with Vredestein Winter Van tyres, cozy fit

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