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02-01-2006 09:55 PM Stripped firewall
I spent a couple hours tonight before it got too cold in the shop, and removed the entire dash, wiring and steering. Was pretty easy, I have never taken a car apart that was as easy as this chevette was. Of coarse it will go back together a whole lot slower! I did get the supercharger ordered (Thank god for Ebay!) But more on that later! here are a couple pictures of the odd shaped firewall. more to come..........


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01-28-2006 11:22 PM Onward
The last couple of trips to the shop hhave netted some decent progress. I have finally remove all the drivetrain, fuel lines, brake lines, fuel tank and front crossmember. I think I will invest in a rebuilt rack for it this one seems to feel notchy. I had fun getting the upper a arm bolt out. Hammer time! I will going back with all new bushings and ball joints and tie rod ends. I am taking the front cross member, and a arms to the powder coater next week. The first picture is a set of wheels we had laying around in the shop, so i wedged them in the fender wells to see how it looked. Not too bad, I will be going with a little bit smaller in diameter but wider. 275 50 15 on the rear or 26x10x 15. the other shots show the under side and empty engine compartment.


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01-19-2006 10:35 PM Engine romoval
Removed the engine tonight, pretty easy and a little greasy! Good running engine trans and rear end now for sale! I forget just how light these cars are! after pulling the engine and trans i can easly lift one side of it!


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01-18-2006 10:02 PM interior removal
I removed all the old icky carpet and interior pieces last night. I even had time to weld up the cracked metal around the drivers side striker.


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01-14-2006 10:21 PM more interior shots
Sweet huh?? the first picture has the heads for the new motor in the back. The second is a front shot before i stared taking it apart, notice the layers of carpet. The third is an overall shot of the car, notice it has 5 lug fiero wheels on the front along with the brakes.


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