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05-20-2011 10:43 PM rear window drainage 1
This afternoon I completed a couple of small projects. I welded in the inner seat belt brackets to the trans tunnel. I also built some drainage tubes for the rear window channel. As we all know these first gens like to collect water at the base of the rear windows so I added some drainage tubes to the corners to allow water to drip through. I'll attach rubber tubes to these and have them exit through the wheel wells (when installed)


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05-15-2011 08:59 PM Fuel tank access door 3
I'll use some type of weatherstripping to help seal it and prevent any vibrations or exhaust leaks. I also trimmed the allen bolts to length. they are untrimmed in the pics.

The metalwork is for the most part there, but it will need some bondo/ prep work to get it to a "show" status..


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05-15-2011 08:58 PM Fuel tank access door 2
I spent some time yesterday finishing up the fuel tank access panel. I purchased a hinge from Lowes and modified it. I welded the hinge to the door but not to the trunk. I used some buttonhead allen screws and welded some nuts on the underside and used one larger one for securing it shut.



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05-08-2011 10:13 PM Fuel tank access door 1
I'm also making an access door for my fuel tank/ pump. I like the idea of being able to reach it without having to drop the tank...

I'll need to get some hinges and a latch for keeping it shut.


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05-08-2011 10:12 PM Driveshaft safety hoop 7
I had a few hours today to work on the car, so I finished up my top half of the driveshaft safety hoop, and worked on my gas tank access door a bit.

I still need to get some hinges and a latch/ fastener for keeping it closed.


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