Category: GT

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GT badges

last night I finally drilled the rear boot lid of the GT to re fit the GT badge. The rear lid of the GT was rotten so a suitable second hand replacement had been...

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GT trim work

Another evening in the workshop, I re-drilled the rear quarters and fitted the GT badges. The rear quarters already had the holes, but were covered over with paint, so a steady hand with the...

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GT Rear Seats

Another evening on the tools, after a quick coffee and biscuit (or two) it was back into the workshop and continue the rebuild. All the extra soundproofing has been fitted under the rear seats,...

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GT Headlining and axle bolts

Another day in and out of the workshop, more items ticked off the list of things to get and things to fit. Slowly does it get it right seems to be the best approach...

Bad Bolt choice

Bad night tonight, it was going to be a short one in the workshop, but a satisfying little job. I planned to swap out all the rear axle bolts and put in the correct...

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GT handbrake cables

Another good day in the workshop was had today, I have re routed the handbrake cables and added a couple of clamps to hold the cable better, so they don’t flop onto the rear...

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GT waxoil me up

Tonight we decided to warm up the waxoil and do the insides of the doors before we do the final trail fit on the door cards. I am happy to report I am now...

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GT Outside

For the first time in maybe 6 or 7 years the GT spent the day outside in the sun. It wasa bright day so it seemed daft to hide inside. Again its jacked up...

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GT Heater box and door locks

More work done today, in my travels over the years I had managed to pick up two door barrels with new keys for a HC, matching numbers and all that. So Today after some...