Restore chassis

After dismantling the Landy I started the restoration of the chassis. Extensive welding was needed and several body components had to be replaced. Many parts I made of sheet material and some parts, the rear cross member and one of the side supports I bought ready made. jacked, exactly level ready to remove the rear beam old … Read more

Disassembly (2)

After dismantling the major body parts, of course, there was more rust, so plenty to restore. next action… well dressed… this was for the picture! Some bolts were so rusted that dismantling could only be done with the grinder And then there is ultimately a bare chassis

Disassembly (1)

After eighteen months standstill (some things still had to be done in the house) I started dismantling the Landy in April 2009. Actually I started this whole adventure by downloading and printing the repair operation manual, a good source for this is: www.landroverweb.comI OCR-ed the files so they are searchable, now I can take the manual on the … Read more

The purchase on Ebay

On September 16, 2007 I purchased an old Land Rover Series III LWB (long wheelbase) of 1980 through an Ebay auction. After our family trip to Tanzania in 2006, I was determined that I wanted a vehicle that we could travel through Africa. After much deliberation I decided it had to be a Land Rover … Read more