1982 Ford F100 4x2 - Restoration Pictures


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Album Title: Restoration Pictures
Work I've done on my 1982 F100.
Created: Last Update:
Fred M , Michigan
1982 Ford F100
300 manual 4x2
Interior: brown
Exterior: tan
Mileage: 312970
Modifications
Views: 411 Average Vote: 9.67 (3 Votes)

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Heres a picture before I cut any of the rust out. ...


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Just primer for now to keep the new sheetmetal from rusting. ...


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Heres what I started with. Theres great stuff foam in there. ...


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I got the new lower rear door post in for this picture. Still s ...


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All thats left to do is use a little bit of body filler since im ...


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Heres the final picture. Just left over spray paint for now to ...


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I don't have a before picture but it wasn't as bad as the driver ...


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Heres the new lower rear door post in place. Still had more cut ...


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Here's right before I put the new cab corner on. ...


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Just after I got the cab corner on with a few tack welds and vic ...


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Done with this side. I had to use a little body filler on this ...


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I wanted to save the orginal tailgate. I figured it would be wo ...


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Heres my hand made patch panel in place. I know it looks a bit ...


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Heres my hand made patch panel in. All thats left is to smooth ...


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Heres the tailgate with primer on it after I used a little bit o ...


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Heres all the rust and dents removed. Just not the right color ...


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Heres what the inside of the tailgate looked like before I touch ...


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Inside of the tailgate after sandblasting and a new coat of spra ...


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The stone deflector between the bumper and grille wasn't in to b ...


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Here after I got it all back together. It cleaned up quite well ...


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I found this fender in a Junkyard here in michigan. It came off ...


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Paid $30 for this fender. ...


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I found this hood in the same junkyard that I found the passenge ...


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Here's the underside of the hood. It still has the factory unde ...


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Fair amount of surface rust on it, the mounting areas had the wo ...


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Notice the two piles of rust on the ground. Thats from the two ...


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The left side is the divers side, notice how much new metal is i ...


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Painted with zero rust paint after sandblasting. Those S shaped ...


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Heres the bottom of the passenger side door with typical rust on ...


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Getting the new sheetmetal lined up. ...


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After I got the repair panel tacked in place I took the door off ...


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Painted the exhaust manifolds with 1200 degree silver paint. Th ...


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The two holes and one dimple are most commmonly used to identify ...


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Not a good picture but I did pull the axle out and count the spl ...


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Bottom 2 inches of door has the worst of the rust. ...


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Heres the repair panel from LMC truck tacked into place. ...


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Same thing here on the drivers side door, rust. ...


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After one week of cutting and welding, and a little pit of rusto ...


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Heres what remains of the drivers side fender. The door and cab ...


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This is the fender that I got out of the junkyard in the previou ...


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Spray painted the hood with rustolem once again until It gets it ...


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Heres the 9 inch. I have the new gas tank in. The old one leak ...


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I got this air cleaner decal from Paddock parts. ...


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I got this decal from LMC truck. ...

Comments
Just wanted you to know that is really great picture coverage of your projects.Really helps us newbies out
By sixgunkelly


Looks like those Michigan winters (with salted roads I assume) really take their toll on the body panels. Fortunately down here in South Alabama we don't have that problem but we do have high humidity so rust can still be a bit of problem.
By afree


Thanks a lot for the tips & pics!
By rockeg99


You doing a great job. My 82 I had was not as bad and I sold it for $500.00 cab was rusty as the box and fenders.
By 66gpw





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