Phase 3: Chassis & Mounting Points of Body

Phase 3: Chassis & Mounting Points of Body

During this phase restoration issues of the chassis are addressed including mating the body to the chassis.  Ride height over the tires is also addressed.


  • Remove components from chassis such as electric wires, drivetrain, brakelines – in preparation for sandblasting and painting
  • Strengthen / modify chassis as needed
  • Paint in single stage enamel black glossy paint
  • Determine and address ride height of body over chassis with final weight of body considered.
  • Rim / tire size needs to be addressed before ride height is determined
  • Assess spring rate for car – front and back
  • Address steering design, steering box and column

Phase 3 Outcome

Chassis cleaned, painted and re-assembled

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