Volvo Restoration Assesment

Volvo Restoration Assesment
 
We have an old Volvo that is rusting out all over and in need of some serious attention. It is a Volvo 1800. We have a busy few weeks ahead getting this thing back on the road, here is what we have now:
 
Volvo restoration
 
At a first look, my initial game plan is:
 
Teardown Trim, Bumpers, Lights..etc
Grind Away Old Paint and Filler to Metal
Sandblast
Epoxy Prime the Metal
Hammer out Dents
Apply & Block Body Filler
Apply Slicksand
Block Slicksand
Apply Primer
Block and Final Sand Primer
Mask & Paint
Sand & Polish
Reassemble
Clean & Deliver
 
This is the current gameplan, things have a way  of changing on the go. Here is a few more pictures of what we have:
 
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Volvo 120 & 130 Series, and P1800 Sports Haynes Repair Manual (1961 - 1973)

Volvo 120 & 130 Series, and P1800 Sports Haynes Repair Manual (1961 – 1973)

Complete coverage for your Volvo 120 & 130 Series and P1800 Sports Coupe with 108.5 cu (1.8 liter) and 121 cu (2.0 liter) engines: Routine Maintenance Tune-up procedures Engine repair Cooling and heating Air Conditioning Fuel and exhaust Emissions control Ignition Brakes Suspension and steering Electrical systems Wiring diagrams


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