70 GS Restoration
Here is a 70 GS455 in dire need of restoration. Car is complete.
Notice badly rusted front bumper and broken GS grill.
Front clip, engine and trans removed.
Most of interior removed.
Body removed from rolling chassis. Chassis to be disassembled
Frame degreased and ready to be pressure washed.
Frame pressure washed, wirebrushed and painted semi-gloss
Restored front suspension installed.
Rear clip body work done except for final prime and sanding.
Bottom side of hood painted black.
Rear clip final sanding.
Trunk lid fitted and sanded.
Left side primed and sanded.
Hood final sanding and filling.
Inner door jambs and bottom side of trunk painted.
Body taped off to paint the door jambs, trunk jamb and roof
All body parts painted and being wet sanded....then buffed.
All body parts assembled and car is ready to be reassembled!
Dash repainted, firewall pad installed, shifter installed
along with console bracket.
Rear seat recovered along with new interior panels
All stainless trim cleaned, polished and rocker panel covers
Rear axle completely disassembled, ready to be cleaned and
painted. Axle will get a posi unit, all new bearings, seals, crush sleeve,
posi unit with 3.23 gears.
Rear axle completely rebuilt and installed with new brakes
and brake hardware.
Lower bucket seat frames, cleaned, seat springs repaired/replaced,
beadblasted and painted.
Restored instrument cluster ready to install, includes new
woodgrain decals and tach.
Installed restored instrument cluster along with rebuilt
tilt floor shift steering column.
Recovered bucket seats installed
Completely redone Stage1 heads with port and polishing.
Machined block, painted and ready for assembly!
Fresh engine bay ready for 455 and TH400
Assembled 455 with new forged 10:1 Wiseco pistons
Assembled 455 ready for TH400 to be connected and installed
in the car
Detailed exhaust w/stainless hardware
455 and TH400 installed...core support goes in and so do
all the accessories.
Stage1 valve covers installed....next bleeding the brakes
and installing all accessories.
New 2.5" exhaust with Dynomax 17749 long case mufflers
Front nose finally done!
Rebuilt 800 CFM carb ready to install
Engine bay almost done....just waiting on a few ac parts
Repro WG wheels and 245-60-15 BFG Radial TAs ready to mount!
Nice set of redline tires add to the GS!
Finished engine compartment
Original rallye wheel!