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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 - 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 de corrida
Ensaio fotografico de um Karmann Ghia de competição todo preparado para as pistas de corrida





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





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





68 VW Karmann Ghia WRX Cruising
Another test run...at 12psi. both of the little runs in the vid are slightly uphill with some short shifts (I'm no racer) but you get the picture. speedo marks are at the 20,40,60,80,100mph.





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





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





"VW" Karmann Ghia: How To Remove The Body-Part 1
The beginning of a BIG JOB! http://www.swrnc.com or 972-420-1293





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! http://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/detail.php?id=1305418 For a full write up on this car check out Airmighty. Music by The Lock and Keys. Produced, filmed and edited by PJ Gibbons





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 temporary.





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.





1966 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Restoration
This is a 1966 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia I recently did the finish body work and paint on. The sheetmetal replacement was performed by Kelly "Metwiz" Brown. Color is Porsche Guards Red. The car is going back to the owner for re-assembly. Music by The Wind-Ups.




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