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Old 03-11-2018, 07:51 PM
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Ordered a quart of silver POR 15 to paint the cowl area. I sprayed it with a suction gun, the kind you would use to clean an engine. I thinned it a little and was able to get most of it. Put the recommended two coats, but I missed a few spots and will catch it the next time I paint with POR 15. This is inside the cowl before paint.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box

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Old 03-11-2018, 07:52 PM
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This is after two coats.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box

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Old 03-11-2018, 07:53 PM
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

Mods:
Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box

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Old 03-11-2018, 08:01 PM
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Welded up some cracks in the rear fender wells over the weekend and capped off a hole I cut to get access to a cage bolt in the rear. Going to try and Raptor bed liner the inside floors over the Easter break. Got A late start today but was able to get most of the floor sanded.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

Mods:
Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box

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Old 03-11-2018, 08:21 PM
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My next step before I spray bed liner is to redo all the seam sealer.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-13-2018, 07:53 PM
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Somethings up with the last few pictures you posted... can't see a thing.
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Old 03-14-2018, 06:30 PM
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I'm anxious to see how the seam sealer goes since I need to do mine too, please take lots of pics.
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Old 03-18-2018, 02:21 PM
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Okay Todd, not much to show on the seam sealer. You just rip out the old stuff and pump in the new stuff. The stuff I used on the floors was like rubber and I used something from auto zone that stays pliable and you can sand if needed. The sealer under the dash looked like some sort of foam.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-18-2018, 02:23 PM
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I did clean with a wire brush and paint thinner.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-18-2018, 02:34 PM
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I don't think I really needed to reseal under the dash because I did not see any leaks at the sealer. Most of the leaks were from the rust holes in the cowl area. But did it anyway because I will never be this far into this thing EVER again.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-18-2018, 02:41 PM
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The sealer in the floor area and rear wheel wells had hardened and some just fell out. I cleaned the area and put down POR 15 then the rubber seam sealer.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

Mods:
Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box

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Old 03-18-2018, 02:45 PM
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You could see day light through some of these seams in the floor area before I sealed it.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-18-2018, 04:54 PM
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that looks good, and it doesn't seem like as much work as I was thinking it would be. Thanks for all the pics
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Old 03-18-2018, 05:17 PM
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What Todd said.
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Old 03-18-2018, 05:31 PM
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No problem!
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-19-2018, 08:16 AM
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heck yeah,...

i agree,.... NICE JOB

and worth its weight in gold over the next few decades.

a fine wagoneer is on the way to being completed !

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Old 03-19-2018, 07:05 PM
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Painted inner firewall today. Sanded it down and used a product called bully dog adhesion promoter. No primer. Taped off all the holes and got to work.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-19-2018, 07:08 PM
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-19-2018, 07:11 PM
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-19-2018, 07:14 PM
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Two coats of base coat.
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