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03-10-2010, 03:40 PM





Mr big hammer will come out later. Will see how good I can get it, strip the paint back, primer, paint, job done!
Going to try and adapt the bumper mounts. Whilst I am at it I will remove all the weight in it and fabricate some kind of quick release brackets.

Stub axle is going to be more involved as is the engine issue.

Ben C
03-10-2010, 04:08 PM
what happend mate? doesnt look to bad though should get it fixed in no time atall

03-10-2010, 04:41 PM
that's nowt, get at it :)

stub axle = BFH/press pretty easy as well.

03-10-2010, 04:42 PM
Could always send the axle off to IM axle, get everything done at once.

BFH will sort the bodywork no problem :D Some bits were all ready mangled from the first shunt weren't they?

03-10-2010, 04:46 PM
Hey mine was fixable and still drives straight so yours is too :)

Gareth Y
03-10-2010, 04:52 PM
Mike, i would try and bodge it back together, then go to town on weight saving on the shell. As potentially it gets another big knock its a gonna so you have nothing to loose. So get the drill out!!!

03-10-2010, 06:59 PM
Eek, very repairable I would think?

04-10-2010, 06:55 PM
did a wasp hit it?? looks like barely any damage atall (apart from stub pin)

06-10-2010, 04:31 PM
There are a few seams that have split.
A dolly, a pull here and there plus a bit of welding should see it right.

06-10-2010, 07:29 PM
split seams seem to be the norm on these far more often now, even without being punted!