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By Jeffrey P 655 Date 2013-11-20 01:44
I dragged....actually I had to shove it in kicking and screaming (locked rear wheel) ......the SR into my shop over the weekend. I thought I would go outside and start taking a peak at what I have.






These are coming off and going in the trash:
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I think this will detail up very nicely:


When I popped the hood imagine my surprise:


On the floor of a non-weather proof trunk take a look at what was attached:


So...how should I go about fixing that? Oh I know...GUT IT!


So the fun begins. There are lots of big gaps between panels that I don't like. The hood feels real flimsy. The rear trunk has no hinges. The doors line up terrible! So much to do. Looks like I will have a busy winter.
By Robert P 2549 Date 2013-11-21 17:31
If you need in help on finding parts contact me.  I have a Karma SR2, and I've found some new part all over.  P1800 lights that is on my sr there is a place getting them reman. some where.  The front I got from England and I used a T-buckit wiring from Haywaire that work out good.  Robert in OKC cel 1-405-830-1197 call I've found out about some other stuff.
By Jeffrey P 655 Date 2013-11-21 19:29
Thanks for the offer. its pretty complete. I will look into the cost of those P1800 lights but last time they were crazy expensive so I will likely look for alternatives
By Jeffrey P 655 Date 2014-04-14 14:42
I am considering selling this project as my bones are just getting too old and I am now enjoying smaller projects.

See my ad on The Samba.

Who knows...maybe I will finish it.
By Jeffrey P 655 Date 2014-05-08 18:44
On EBAY now with the reserve met...it will sell!
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