Tag Archives: 16″

Final ride height

After rolling the fender flares, I decided that the ride height was way too low with the H&R springs. So I decided to use the original springs instead, but shorten them one cm to get the car two cm lower … Continue reading

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Rolling the fender flares

When I got the car back on the wheels, the tires was almost touching the fender flares. I tried driving the car, but the front tires where rubbing against the fenders all the time, so the car was undrivable. Keep … Continue reading

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Painting the engine bay and front wheel house

After cleaning everything with white spirit, I removed all rust spots and painted the bare metal with epoxy. Afterwards I used some filler for the places you will be able to see after the engine is put back into the … Continue reading

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New wheels

Next up on the list was the wheels. I really like the original bundt wheels produced by Fuchs, but the ones on my car was not in a great shape. And I felt that 14″ wheels where a tad small … Continue reading

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