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1965 Ford Thunderbird

1965 Thunderbird This wonderful example of a 1965 Ford Thunderbird was brought to us for a complete restoration. These first 6 photos are of those distinctive T-Bird styling traits. Let the restoration begin. 1965 Thunderbird
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Ford Thunderbird 1965 The photos left and right show the engine compartment before disassembly. The next 2 photos botoom left document the fit and finish before the car is disassembled. The next 2 photos show the gas tank removed and the complete exhaust system removed. Ford Thunderbird 1965
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Ford Thunderbird 1965 The photos left and right show the steering control components that will be rebuilt. The first 3 below show the font disc brake, the rear brakes disassembled and the last photo shows the deteriorated condition of the left front wheel well. Ford Thunderbird 1965
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Ford Thunderbird 1965 The photo left shows the differential after the gas tank is removed. The photo right shows the rotted out bottom edge of the left rear fender viewed from under the car. The bottom left photo shows the view of the left headlight before disassembly. The next 3 show the engine bay disassembly. Ford Thunderbird 1965
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Ford Thunderbird 1965 On the left is Bill photo bombing. The photo right is the continued disassembly of the firewall. The 4 below show the continued engine disassembly, the steering gear box removed and ready for restoration, more engine disassembly and the air conditioning compressor to be restored. Ford Thunderbird 1965
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Ford Thunderbird 1965 The photo left shows the damage after the headliner is removed. The photo right shows damage from mice.The 3 photos below from left show examples of extensive rust damage to the wheel wells. The 4th photo shows the interior firewall. Ford Thunderbird 1965
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1965 Thunderbird The photos left and right and the first 2 photos from left below show images of the interior firewall being stripped down. The next 2 photos show the engine and transmission being removed for a complete re-build. 1965 Thunderbird
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1965 Thunderbird In this group of 6 photos the left shows the engine removed. The right photo shows both doors in primer. Bottom left shows the underside of the car undercoating being removed. The last 3 photos show more examples of extensive rust damage on the right front wheel well opening and the left front rocker panel. 1965 Thunderbird
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1965 Ford Thunderbird   1965 Ford Thunderbird
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1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird
1965 Ford Thunderbird   1965 Ford Thunderbird
1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird
1965 Ford Thunderbird   1965 Ford Thunderbird
1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird
1965 Ford Thunderbird   1965 Ford Thunderbird
1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird 1965 Ford Thunderbird
1965 Ford Thunderbird   1965 Ford Thunderbird
       
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