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Karmann Ghia - Front End Part 1

Getting the front end stripped and back into shape for primer.


 


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Karmann Ghia - Hinge replacement and quarter panel patch
A loose hinge needs to be replaced and the right side quarter panel gets the lower front patch welded in. This is a MAJOR project.





Karmann Ghia Fixing Dings - Part 1
Thanks to @Restolad for the slapstick design. Sorry ran short of diskspace. I'll catch some other dings on the next video.





Karmann Ghia sheet metal patch
Cutting, bending, and welding in a patch to smooth out a fresh air vent for a 1974 Karmann Ghia. Includes some hammering, mig welding and a bit of the english wheel. I have tons of pictures on my blog: http://www.1974kg.blogspot.com





Karmann Ghia - Front End Bodywork Part 1
Moving on from the nose to the rest of the front end bodywork.





Grinding welds on Karmann Ghia patch panel
Grinding down the welds on a Karmann Ghia patch panel. Doing everything slowly so I don't warp the new sheet metal. Also I start hand forming my next patch.





Karmann Ghia - Rotisserie Part 2
Car goes onto rotisserie for the first time! HELL YES!!! It gets REALLY heavy at the bottom of the swing, but everything works perfectly. I need to add a stop at the bottom of the swing so it rests on the fixture and not the wheel wells.





Karmann Ghia - Bodywork on the front fender
Working on the fender and door while waiting for supplies for the rear decklid





Karmann Ghia Fixing Dings - Part 2
Realtime footage of ding repairs. Beats using Bondo. Thanks again to Youtube user restolad. www.youtube.com/user/restolad





Karmann Ghia Right Fender Patch
The 74 Ghia finally gets the lower rear fender patch panel welded in.





KARMANN GHIA 1973
restauration karmann ghia





1969 karmann ghia restoration part 2
This is the second installment of my restoration. It covers engine install, first turn over, some body work and interior work....... Hope you enjoy it.... DC





Karmann Ghia Engine Bay - Part 3
Re-welding a few spots and installing a final patch panel on the engine bay sheet metal





Karmann Ghia Sheet Metal - Inner Fender
Fabricating a simple sheet metal patch for a Karmann Ghia inner fender. I have tons of pictures on my blog: http://www.1974kg.blogspot.com





Karmann Ghia - Rocker Panel Part 1
Finishing up some welding on the left side rocker panels. Making the bottom plate for the right side dog leg panel.





Karmann Ghia - Engine Bay Details
Getting the details wrapped up in the engine bay area. Little surprise for me how far I was able to go today.





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