So instead of posting all the pics of my build along the way, I saved them up to make a slide show. I thought it would be more interesting this way. Enjoy!
Here are just a few highlights of my build
-Brand new Marsland galvanized 110 chassis
-Rebuilt Salisbury axle from GBR with disc brakes
-24 spline front axle with newly rebuilt calipers, new rotors, new pads
-OME 761 front springs powder coated red. Stock springs for rear
-OME Nitrocharger sport shocks painted black, new OME steering damper
Completely resealed 1.2 transfer case
Factory under dash A/C with all newly rebuild high and low pressure lines and new drier
-All new brake lines, new brake master cylinder
-Completely rebuilt 4.6 ltr GEMS engine (98 Disco cross-bolted 4.0 block with P38 4.6 internals) Block was hot tanked, decked, honed, align bored, new main and rod bearings, new piston rings, new cam and Crower lifters, New timing chain and gears. Heads were decked, hot tanked, new valve stems seals installed. New head gaskets, new head bolts, new valve cover gaskets. Refurbished 4 hole fuel injectors. New serpentine belt
-Brand new water pump, power steering pump and power steering hoses. Resealed power steering box. New radiator and heater hoses.
-Automatic transmission with new pan gasket, filter, auto trans cooler and lines
-Bulkhead sandblasted and repainted.
-New TD5 dashboard with air conditioning.
-Plastic TD5 fuel tank, fully functioning evaporative system including new charcoal cannister
Brand new T-posts and rear door.
New Terrafirma rock sliders with tree bars and Terrafirma corner guards
-New tail lights, New Sony am/fm stereo/cd player, front and rear speakers, new VDO programmable speedometer
-New bonnet and wing chequer plating
-5 brand new 265/75/16 BFG KM2
-Media blasted tub and installed new aluminum floor (non stepped tub)
-All 4 doors media blasted
-New headlamps, tail lamps and signal lights, New battery
-All new grade 8 or stainless steel hardware
-Media blasted and powder coated ROW trailer hitch with working 4 pin trailer wiring
-Brand new windshield.
-Reupholstered headliner, all interior window trim installed
- All new Willow Green metallic base coat/clear coat