1971 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Engine Start
First time starting up the 2333 cc engine (91x84mm) that I installed in my
wife's freshly restored 1971 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia convertible. Yes, I
know my coil is installed upside-down. The after-market wire harness was
installed with too little slack to reach a downward-pointing coil. This is
Part 13: Clearing The Engine Bay - My 76 Mazda RX-5 Cosmo Restoration
With the engine built, it seemed logical to focus a bit on where that
engine is to live: under the hood. Episode 13 has me stripping all the
remaining mechanical components out of the engine bay in preparation for it
to be blasted, repaired and painted. This is dirty grunt work, not
particularly stimulating but at least it isn't sheet metal. It's been a
while since my last update and rest assured, what you see here is only a
small fraction of what has been done. I have plenty more footage ready to
edit. Included in this episode: removing all engine bay mechanical
components, removing brake lines and cylinders, labelling and removing
wiring harnesses, removal of the steering gear, orderly disassembly of an
How to: Airbag suspension
This video shows the basics of any airride system. If you are building or
planning on building something with air ride you MUST WATCH this video!
Saturday Afternoon Chat
Greaserama, outdoor classroom, visit to KU, Sharpe paint gun.
Quick-Carbuilders: '79 El Camino Project - Step 5
Notice the giant hole in the passenger side of the firewall. That's where
the old fan unit used to reside. Since we'll be installing a new
self-contained unit under the dash we'll need to close up that hole along
with a few more on the driver's side.
Dan's slammed Karmann Ghia The Video Volks
Dan Smith owns this beautiful slammed Ghia. A right hand drive UK model
dropped on Fuchs and running a narrowed beam.
Fully restored and on the road. Also currently for sale!
For a full write up on this car check out Airmighty.
Music by The Lock and Keys.
Produced, filmed and edited by PJ Gibbons
Classic Car Restoration Episode 4 Modifying Engine Bay Wireing
This is for personal use not intended to prosper money of infrenge any copy
rights to any music companys and to My Classic Car as this is me resroring
my 1971 torino squire not intending to make money or advertize or polute
please do not remove just enjoy...