Land Rover 90 Project

It finally started

05-09-2014

Well, after a lot of messing about we finally got the V8 to fire up. It’s not running perfectly, but at least it’s progress ! Video below:

Little by little

05-09-2014

Sunday, wrote Mr Kipling…. Daz came over today to do a bit of work on the 90 project. We’re at the stage where there are lots of silly little jobs to be done before we can hit a decent milestone (like getting it running). We decided to change the fuel filter from the motorsport type […]

Fuelling around

05-09-2014

OK… so the puns are getting worse, but the work is progressing OK. Due to the desire to make the vehicle comfortable, we used Discovery 2 seats in the build and to get them in the right place and safely mounted it was necessary to build a custom seat box which was lower than the […]

Exhausting

05-09-2014

OK, it’s a bad pun, but we had a bit of a blitz on a couple of areas of the build today. First of all I wanted to get the exhaust sorted out. The basic system uses standard manifolds and downpipes, with a modified y-piece. It then joins into D44 stainless silencer and high exit […]

The 90 project

05-09-2014

A few years back, Darren (a friend of mine) and I started building him a 90. It was destined to be a bit of a street cruiser, with a V8, Auto and soft-top. We made a good start, but then, like so many other things, the project get a bit bogged down and stalled. Well, […]