Rebuilding of the Land Rover FC101GS
Andre's 101 Site
Finding, buying and transport. Starting with disassembly
Removing and cleaning the loadingtray
Taking the cab off
Moving the steeringbox and repairing the chassis
Finishing the chassis and powersteering
Painting the chassis in black
Fitting the leafsprings and the axles
My V8 Diesel engine arrived!!!!
Putting the V8 diesel and the ZF 4 speed autobox together
Making new engine and gearbox mountings
Homemade exhaust system for the V8 diesel
It's gonna looks like a 101 again!
Fitting the steeringwheel and the brakestuff
Making a new front bumper and creating a puzzle from the cab
Mounting the oilcoolers
Working on his royal nose again
Starting the V8 diesel engine... wow.... what a sound!
Starting the paintjob
Spraying with Stratos Blue
Putting things together
About seats and an aircleaner
Little things take a lot of time!
Starting with the electrics
About tyres and wires
Still wires ;-)
About brakes, rust and seawater
Still Brakes and diffs
Removing the axles for new diffbearings
Renew the diffbearings and fitting brakes
Bleeding the brakes and first testdrive!
Starting with the back of the 101
Gridblasting and primer
Painting the loadingtray in Stratos Blue and playing with air
Making the floor of the loadingtray - We started again!!
Painting the side panels and doors in Stratos Blue
Making the new aluminium bonnet
Removing the 101 this new house
Install the handbrake and the Milemarker 2-speed winch
About the loadingtray and the hood
New wheels and tires for the 101
New engine and ZF autobox for the 101
New dieseltank for the 101