Category: Bodywork

Rollover jig mounting

So excited about this one, it’s been a very long time coming. So excited in fact that I managed to not take any photos at all of the important mounting process, only before and after shots, so you’ll have to…

Front inner wing repairs

Right then, barring any more forgotten surprises when I look underneath properly, this is the last seriously bad part of the bodyshell I need to fix. I did a lot of work in this area 25 years ago when I…

New roof panel fitting

This is a bit of an important milestone for me – fingers crossed this will be the final major new panel that I need to weld in before the shell is “complete” (but let’s face it there are not many…

Roof panel removal

The roof of my GT has always been one of the poorest areas in all of the years I’ve owned it. When I first bought it, the “Webasto” roof (it was actually a Weathershields model), was in tatters and held…

Full rear wheel arch replacement

Time for some bodywork, then. I’ve actually been plugging away at this for a couple of weeks now, alternating with the engine work to keep things interesting – really good to confront this and get things back on track at…