Back in the shop for the next scheduled phase of the repair work, this 64 Stude Wagonaire is getting mechanical repairs, upgrades, a tranny change-out and more. Front clip and engine removed for easy replacement access to the leaking freeze/core […]
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Repair, cleaning, painting and polishing is just about finished! One of the aluminum spinner fins was damaged – had broken off the spinner body and was in need of repair. The fin was attached, in-filled, built up with aluminum weld […]
Two more carburetors rebuilt this week – ready for the client. An Avanti R2 carb and a 289 non-R series carb. These are the heart of your car – make sure they’re clean, set up with the correct parts and […]
Busy summer days! Another carburetor rebuilt and ready to ship back to the owner. On the way back from attending the SDC Dover Delaware meet, Lew Shucart picked up a nice looking Avanti body, which he’s brought to the shop yard. […]
Avanti gauges – in beginning stage of refurbishment. I removed these gauges from the dash of a 1963 Avanti. Repairs consisted of removing and polishing bezels. Bead blasted and repainted the light diffuser rings. Cleaned gauge faces and repainted the needles, […]
Progress on Paul Regna’s ’74 Avanti. Photo Credit – Lew Shucart Mud on sunroof surround after repairing/rebonding the moisture lifted seam edges. Ready for sand-down to correct body contour. Also repaired non-functioning power moon roof – now moves smoothly, just […]
Photo Credit – GBZ Just finished rebuilding a Rochester for a client. This is an electronic carb for later model Avantis. Incorrect bowl cover gasket. The shape prevented primary metering rod movement. I completely disassembled all jets, check balls and cleaned […]
Michael takes possession of his new ’63 Avanti on ship off-loading dock.Car arrived safe and sound after two week trans-Atlantic journey.
Working on Paul Windish’s ’76 Avanti. Photo Credit – GBZ All four in the air…..upgrading suspension, installing new weather seals,re-arching rear springs, installing new clock, adding amp to the sound system. Cleaning, rebuilding and resealing the power steering control valve […]
Photo Credit – GBZ It’s always fun when I find local paint suppliers, who have the Studebaker original colors on file. Through the combination of modern technology computer color chip matching and working from the actual listed paint formula, I […]