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PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2007 6:12 am 
been building over the past 8 months here some pics wat u reckon lot more mods to come 8)
before
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lowered to bumpstops
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5 stud conversion(ford) put a lux diff and three inch lowered kings under the ass and put a set of hilux stubs up front just re reamed the bottoms and re drilled hole for the luv steering arms to fit
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gutted it
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shaved the scuttle panel
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did all the floor rust and rebuilt the sills which were rusted out and lowered them 2inchs
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kept doin all the rust repairs then gutted all the old dash
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filled the old air flow holes under scuttle panel
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weld the new dash in (still got to do the face)
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paintstriped bit by bit and sprayed black etch over then 1pc glass conversion
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bye bye handles and mirrors
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manual poppers
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mounted the front sheetmetal back on and got the sills finished(high because no motor in it)
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cut and shut a hilux bumper and valance to fit goin to weld bumper and valance together and smooth it
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finished all the door jams
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trimed bottom of guards to match lux bar(looked shithouse seen the bottoms in front wheel archers)
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that was a while ago since then i have reloacted the fuel tank to the behind diff tubbed all the front, single headlight conversion and smoothed firewall of holes and put it all into a black etch i will keep u's updated
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this was before it was mounted properly
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new single headlight front still to be finished also making a billet grill for front
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as it sits now wat u reckon?
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looks like a nice project.

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Look good.

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Great metalwork!

Looks like it's shapin' up!


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Awesome, really nice work.

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wish i had time to do a complete re-make over :(
looks goodm tho, hope to see the finished luv


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will you get some pics of the dash it looks like you made one id like to see it ok thanks

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2007 11:30 pm 
thanks for all ur kind words, i have always loved mini trucks and something about chevy luv's i really like as i guess all do u :lol:

budbando i've only done the top of dash so far still got to finish it but will be pretty crazy once done :D i will post pics of it once i've finished


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More pics and details on the hilux stub conversion please 8)

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I like what you did with the front bumper / chin spoiler. What vehicle did that come off of?

(yeah I know.... dredging up a 7 year old thread! But I need bumper ideas...)

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Any updates about this project?

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I like what you did with the front bumper / chin spoiler. What vehicle did that come off of?

(yeah I know.... dredging up a 7 year old thread! But I need bumper ideas...)

I think it came from.a toyota hilux

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