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by Rustyred
Tue Aug 20, 2013 1:01 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Sunroof removal from 1973
Replies: 11
Views: 6366
Australia

It just needs to be tackled from first principles and sounds like bad metal will need to be cut out or the assembly deconstructed by severing 'permanent' attachments. What man has made, man can make again etc. My only comment would be to take great car with doing any welding since warpage shows up ...
by Rustyred
Tue Aug 20, 2013 12:51 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Sunroof removal from 1973
Replies: 11
Views: 6366
Australia

Thanks Simon and Peter for you input. Well I had another crack this afternoon. Loosened all the bolts off and had flex at the rear of the frame box, where the seal is located, but the front section is amazingly tight and with a fine blade scrapper you still can't get under the lip edge to even pry d...
by Rustyred
Tue Aug 20, 2013 12:24 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: re enamelling exhaust manifolds
Replies: 46
Views: 22934
Australia

We have a place in Vic Australia, that does ceramic coatings. great abrasion resistance and heat buffering, super finish. Link here http://www.jet-hot.com.au/ I have had them do a few exhaust manifolds and pipes for me over the years and durability is fantastic, but a little exy. The good thing abou...
by Rustyred
Mon Aug 19, 2013 11:18 pm
Forum: Technical
Topic: Sunroof removal from 1973
Replies: 11
Views: 6366
Australia

Many Thanks to those who have replied, To clarify, on the sunroof. I only assumed it was a factory sunroof as the fitment doesn't look aftermarket The roof itself is all steel and retracts into a boxed housing. With electric motor drive, and when I found out yesterday after pulling the hood lining o...
by Rustyred
Mon Aug 19, 2013 3:29 am
Forum: Technical
Topic: Sunroof removal from 1973
Replies: 11
Views: 6366
Australia

Sunroof removal from 1973

Hi all,

I live on south coast NSW, Australia.

I'm restoring a 1973. I have no idea how to pull out the factory sunroof. Is there already a link or is there some photos on the forum. I can't find any through the search.

Any help would be appreciated