78 T/A Restoration
Album: When I Bought It
This is what it looked like when I bought it.
Date: 06/12/87 Size: 5 items Views: 1802
Album: Restoration shop left it outside for 7 years
This is what it looked like after the (idiot) restoration shop left it in his back parking lot for 7 years
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 23 items Views: 4084
Album: Restoration shop is getting closer
Some shots within the last month of the restoration shop finishing
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 12 items Views: 2170
Album: Restoration Shop Done
Looks pretty good from 10 feet, but you'll see in later albums what they really left me.
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 29 items Views: 5768
Album: Shipping it out
Shipped by TnT - enclosed with hydraulic lift for classic/custom cars
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 6 items Views: 1492
Album: She arrives in CA
I took a closer look and started finding a number of things wrong
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 22 items Views: 5322
Album: LS1 + T56
Here's the LS1 + T56 that's going in. It's a 2001 with 15K miles.
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 7 items Views: 1771
Album: The old engine is removed
Not the prettiest in the world, but it was well-maintained.
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 7 items Views: 1638
Album: Dirty Engine Bay
After pulling the engine, it looked pretty ugly.
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 14 items Views: 3167
Album: Engine compartment power washed
The power wash got all the gunk off but showed how much rust was underneath.
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 11 items Views: 2372
Album: The old suspension
The suspension didn't look much better than the engine bay.
Date: 04/02/06 Size: 7 items Views: 1445