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irish fiat 126 aircooled
Topic Started: Mar 3 2014, 20:27 (5,790 Views)
shielsy

have the beetle done this week , so i would like the 126 in wed thur so i can see what and where to start owen nw

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GAVIN
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Canny wait for this!
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Spink

Me either. :D
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Boomshakalak

That`s a lovely pair you have there :)
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shielsy

got it in the garage to day took out the bits that where laying in side it, really surprisd how solid and original it is owen nw
i had a couple of people who helped me move it and fell in love with it
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500 and 126 engines
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:o
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minor attention along some of the lower panel
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how clean are these wheel arches
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a strange place to have the same hole either side
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the reason why fiats rust NO PAINT ON THE INNER PANELS
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BATTERY TRAY OFF
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MINOR ROT HIDDEN UNDER THE WING
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MY WEE POSER THE TINY MAN
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shielsy

lots of drilling spot weld later and spot weld chislen , later i have the inner wings ie wheel arches are of with some repairs to be done before new ones fitted owen nw
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inside of sills with some extra paint on them for protection
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i made up th elower repair panel with drain lovers in them
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after a bit of buffing owen nw
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shielsy

couldnt resist a trail fitt not handi own your owen nw

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shielsy

ps side needed a small area of floor repair did nt need full floor , i cut out oild section and made up a new one small repair to end of inner sill , inner wheel well , and a post , owen nw
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guardian of the 126
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There's one breakin on gumtree Owen?!
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shielsy

to day i finishe dthe ps sill spot welded along the top plug welded along the bottom , then moved the car over and attacked the ds one , with doing the ps one the ds one was easier , and not half as bad as it looked , primed the inside of the wings and sills with ZINC PRIMER , owen nw
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10 inches of the bottom edge of inner sill needed
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metal around the floor is excellent
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to day had some help from my father , he done all the drilling of the holes and grinding lol , new floor section ds done jacking point put bak on , new sill fitted , owen nw
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shielsy

sound deaden mats removed MINT UNDER NEATH
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