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The first thing to do in a car restoration project is to make a list of what needs to be done. You don’t want to miss something essential and risk damaging a new paint job, nor do you want to find out that your car now looks great but won’t run. Try breaking your list into two groups – ‘Things that can be done by yourself (with a little research)’ and ‘Things that a garage or shop will have to do’.
Here are some things to include on your list:
With list of repairs in hand, you’re ready to tackle the project.
The factory transmission is the 700R4. This tranny has been a favorite among performance vehicle owners for years. It can be built to perform easy shift changes for everyday driving as well as for supporting performance cars with 450 foot-pounds of torque. The 700R4 has an automatic overdrive feature that allows cars with high rear-end gear ratios to be driven at highway speeds without problems.