Category Chevelle Restoration

Floor Pans and Shifter Hump |May 2014

66 Chevelle Floor Pans

The floor pans were is excellent condition and required only minor re-fabrication work,  the shifter hump was a different and story and required a complete re-fab.

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Hood Repair July | 2012

I did all the hard work on the hood … striping it and taking it to Chad @ Southern Auto Restoration.   Chad did all the metal work …

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Chassis Assembly Part 3| September 2009

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Chassis Assembly Part 2| June 2009

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Chassis Assembly Part 1| June 2009

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Chassis Rebuild |February 2009

Miscellaneous images from the chassis rebuild.

 

 

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Chassis Restoration

All components were removed from the chassis and the chassis was sandblasted and repainted with Eastwood chassis paint. The chassis was rebuilt using all new parts. Due to the duration between the restoration time and the installation on the body back on the chassis, the chassis will be “refreshed” prior to installing the body after body work is complete.

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Body off Chassis | Jan 2009

In January, the Chevelle was moved from MT’s Shop back to my shop and the body was removed from the Chassis.

 

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Disassembly Part 3 | Aug 2008

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Disassembly Part 2 | Aug 2008

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August 07, 2008 the Chevelle arrives back at my shop and the disassembly continues.  As you can tell from the photos the “Patch” job that was done in 1994 did not hold up … but then again it did somewhat preserve the car.

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