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hughesrobert13

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Re: My R5 project
« Reply #30 on: 00:08, Thu 01 December 2011 »
Whos fitting the sills for you mate ?
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danboi2

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Re: My R5 project
« Reply #31 on: 11:35, Thu 01 December 2011 »
Aplace down in cardiff its a family run place and hes a classic car restorer, any luck getting those pics of the bodykit after?

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« Reply #32 on: 20:35, Thu 02 February 2012 »
Lil update im still waiting for pictures of the engine being put together and the bay being sprayed
I took the car for mot and it failed big time on the sills so it was time to get them done properly

pictures from one the side skirts was removed

Passenger side






Drivers side







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Re: My R5 project
« Reply #33 on: 20:45, Thu 02 February 2012 »


Car starting to be stripped







danboi2

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« Reply #34 on: 20:58, Thu 02 February 2012 »
Inner sill removed




sorry no pictures of the inner sill repair panel going on and new outer sill

Then onto the worst side the drivers side




A local mots garage idea of fixing a jacking point









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Re: My R5 project
« Reply #35 on: 21:05, Thu 02 February 2012 »
New jacking point fitted


The butchered floor left by a local garage after attempting to fix jacking point


Custom made repair panel fitted


Jacking point protected




Outer sill fitted seam seal and protected

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« Reply #36 on: 21:10, Thu 02 February 2012 »
The bumper mounting bracket also few off when the garage was re fitting parts back on





Repair panel made and fitted and undersealed

danboi2

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« Reply #37 on: 15:29, Sat 11 February 2012 »
underneath all shone chip protected and sealed


All paintwork blended back in



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Re: My R5 project
« Reply #38 on: 16:06, Tue 20 March 2012 »
the secrets renault 5's hide. i gotta mag this car was featured in, still looks good.

danboi2

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Re: My R5 project
« Reply #39 on: 18:49, Tue 20 March 2012 »
I know tell me bout it, my fault should have had it done ages ago. Yea its looking ok just costing me a fortune to get the bodywork back to o.e

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Re: My R5 project
« Reply #40 on: 15:51, Sat 24 March 2012 »
Looking good, lots of work put in there :)  are you going back to completely standard then

danboi2

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« Reply #41 on: 23:18, Sat 24 March 2012 »
Thanks alot, well trying to get the bodywork back to standard

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« Reply #42 on: 19:52, Sat 28 April 2012 »
little update I got some used front arches rear arches and side skirts gonna get them sprayed up and fitted

Front and rear arches theres only one rear arch as i managed to pick up one the same color as my car from mike at gt turbo spares











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side skirts need some work with the fingers lugs and the usual places

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« Reply #43 on: 19:54, Sat 28 April 2012 »
Received m box of parts from mike at gt turbo spares this morning


Also picked up some brand new parts from renault 2 brand new front wings and a grill badge





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Re: My R5 project
« Reply #44 on: 14:22, Sat 12 May 2012 »
Parts all sprayed up and repaired









The car will be off to the sprayer soon to have these fitted hopefully in time for the guildford fete day