Ky88KITT's Conversion

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Ky88KITT's Conversion

Postby Ky88KITT » Sat Mar 28, 2015 8:19 pm

So, Love seeing other conversions, thought i would post pics. The engine is in great condition...trani needs a bit of work. ill post a few of when i first got it last Oct, till now... This will be a Pic Heavy thread. Im not Real good at giving descriptions of whats going on..but ill try
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Very carefully grinded the clips off both sides of the rear glass that once held the old spoiler
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Got the carpet out. some surface rust..not too terrible...but its gonna be treated
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A little under the hood detail. Vinyl as a template works well, but Prep is the key, and patience..which, i have not much of
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So the previous owner put some headman headers on..but god awful pipes that just went to the front of rear tires. So, has some Nice 3" pipe and a new muffler installed
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Then removed the Factory front bumper cover
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First piece to go was the ugly, and Heavy wrap around spoiler
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Re: Ky88KITT's Conversion

Postby Ky88KITT » Sat Mar 28, 2015 8:29 pm

More pics
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Tan plastics. Traded a guy in Montana my black interior, for his Tan. a great move =)
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Nice Score! Excellent condition PMD's from Indiana..only $100. got a set of PMD badges from a guy on ebay for $75
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a Neat pic at the end of a nights work
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Definately not my fav part of the build, altho a Huge necessity..the old pins has wallowed out the holes in the hinges badly. We ended up welding the pins in place, after replacing the bushings
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So, a Drastic change, but one i will love. Shaved Doors, and poppers. I am using 2 Fared Capacitors as backup power source, so i wont have to worry about being locked out of the car
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Installed Jacobs Season 2 nose, very pleased with it. Sandblasted the headlight covers, not sure why, seemed like a good idea at the time =)

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Re: Ky88KITT's Conversion

Postby Ky88KITT » Sat Mar 28, 2015 8:39 pm

and more...
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The fenders were designed to have the ground effects. So, had the holes welded up, and going t he outwardly bodywork
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The computer i build and sell that will be mounted in KITT. i will have him talking before he has his dash...heh
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Driver side Primed
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Nice new smooth primer
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Prepped doorjam for primer
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Bodywork to the doorjams. going to make them Smooth, remove the wrinkles, and the seams...
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Bodywork to close up the holes from doorhandle and lock
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POR15 the interior. will do thew underside before the car gets painted


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