How to Restore a Land Rover
When it comes to restored land rover it’s important to remember that these vehicles are very difficult to work on and parts are often hard to find. For this reason, it is crucial to select a company that is familiar with these types of vehicles and can help you get through the restoration process as quickly and smoothly as possible.
First, we will need to sand blast the body panels and remove any existing rust or corrosion. This is a process that takes time and requires skill and patience, which we can provide for you here at Performance Unlimited in Bridgewater Vermont.
Second, we will need to re-fit the drivetrain and rebuild the differentials. These parts are very susceptible to rust and road salt so it is important that they are properly repaired before being painted.
Third, we will need to replace any worn out or damaged steering components and rebuild the suspension. This is a very important part of the restoration process and we will do everything we can to ensure you have an excellent driving experience with your land rover.
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Fourth, we will need to install new front and rear brake calipers and new front and rear discs. We will also re-fit any worn out or damaged wheel bearings and brake pads.
Fifth, we will need to replace the original axle housings and swivel assemblies with new ones. These are very important to the operation of your vehicle and we will make sure that they are rebuilt with the correct shims, adjusting them to the right preload.