1966 FORD MUSTAND 6 CYL. AUTOMATIC.
Stopped running in 1992. Now running and driving again in 2020!
Restoration in progress...
Jobs performed so far:
Compression check, get running, install new gas tank, work on ignition lock & electronic, getting running with key after fixing ignition lock, rebuild brake drums, rebuild drum brakes, finish brakes work. Replace: spark plugs, front wheel seals, fuel pump, distributor cap, distributor rotor. R&R shocks, carb and alternator. Get running, set timing, remove distributor, clean and check distributor, bad timing chain, engine does not hold timing of distributor. Disassemble front of motor, Melling timing chain, alternator belt, front seal, water pump, cover seal. R&R rear seal. Remove pan, clean, remove cross bar, clean front cover, alternator, radiator, sand blast front cover, parts and paint.
Paint valve cover, air cleaner blue. Degrease power wash car underneath. Install timing gear kit, clean and paint nuts & bolts. Install new distributor, check timing, check damper, install new oil pump. Test drive. Next step: prepare for restoration:
Sand off paint, prepare car for primer, paint body with primer, prepare fenders for paint. Sand edges, cut out rust. Disassemble seats, remove carpet. Metal work: cut out passenger side floors, clean under fender, prepare for floor installation passenger side floor fit up and installation. Weld in passenger side floor. Prepare and cut metal area behind rear wheels and rear fender behind rear wheels. Weld in floor. Finish welding floor in and rear wheel area, grind seam sealer and filler. Metal work driver side rear wheel, cut out driver floor and fit new. Fit in driver side floor and weld in floor.