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The front part of the floor pan would have been perfect, if it wasn't for a crack from the known crash...
The front part of the floor pan would have been perfect, if it wasn't for a crack from the known crash...
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...while the culprit for the damage in the rear part were the holes in the tailgate and LPG installation. There's just a small usual rusty patch under the rear seats.
...while the culprit for the damage in the rear part were the holes in the tailgate and LPG installation. There's just a small usual rusty patch under the rear seats.
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The front of the car ready for the surgery!
The front of the car ready for the surgery!
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The car sitting stripped as much as I had dared to strip it.
The car sitting stripped as much as I had dared to strip it.
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A view from the back.
A view from the back.
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A happy owner in a color-coordinated outfit :-).
A happy owner in a color-coordinated outfit :-).
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One horse power :-).
One horse power :-).
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Awaiting pickup, to be transferred to the bodyshop.
Awaiting pickup, to be transferred to the bodyshop.
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The car arrived at the body shop and it was time to finally start going in the direction of having a rust-free 205 shell.
The car arrived at the body shop and it was time to finally start going in the direction of having a rust-free 205 shell.
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The chassis had been pulled back to OEM specification, doors put back on using larger pins and body panel gaps set. Then the crash-damaged rotten corner section was cut off.
The chassis had been pulled back to OEM specification, doors put back on using larger pins and body panel gaps set. Then the crash-damaged rotten corner section was cut off.
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Out with the cancer!
Out with the cancer!
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Next up, the replacement part I had sourced earlier had to be trimmed and a good inner wing panel fitted back on the car, along with the brand new headlamp panels.
Next up, the replacement part I had sourced earlier had to be trimmed and a good inner wing panel fitted back on the car, along with the brand new headlamp panels.
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Roof line has been restored after chassis got pulled out and re-set back to OE specs.
Roof line has been restored after chassis got pulled out and re-set back to OE specs.
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Ta-daa! Inner wheel arch welded on, as well as the new headlamp panels.
Ta-daa! Inner wheel arch welded on, as well as the new headlamp panels.
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Looks infinitely better than the old mix of filler and rotten metal!
Looks infinitely better than the old mix of filler and rotten metal!
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Pretty seamless transition of the car's chassis and the new part - it will look as new when it sees some paint.
Pretty seamless transition of the car's chassis and the new part - it will look as new when it sees some paint.
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