Started November 2008
Valiant Ute body striped and ready for sandblasting.
Valiant Ute body after sandblasting.
Rust around both sill panels was quite extensive.
The whole cab floor had rusted through, except for the tunnel.
The bottoms of both rear guards had rusted away.
The spare wheel well had rusted through and had fallen off, taking the spare wheel flap with it.
Drivers side cab floor replaced.
Drivers side foot well panel cut out showing the chassis rails.
Most of the cab floor sheet metal work completed.
Spare tyre well sheet metal work completed.
The body back from the paint shop. The underside and engine bay have been painted, ready for the suspension to be fitted.
The body back on its wheels ready for the rest of the paint work to be completed.
Finished October 2011