headlight switch install

So, I’ve decided to ditch the ac vents in the dash.  I’ve had the car since 1992 and it’s never had working ac.  So I’ve decided in the interest of finishing this project in the next 100 years I’m going to simplify, go without ac, and get on with finishing the dash.  Today’s task was… Continue Reading headlight switch install

cuttin’ holes and slingin’ mud…

This weekend I continued cutting all the gauge holes into the dash and also cut the holes for the turn signal lamps, the brights lamp and the parking brake lamp.  I’m using LEDs I got from the local electronics place for these four indicators.  After I got all the holes cut I used glazing putty… Continue Reading cuttin’ holes and slingin’ mud…

dash work begins…

Started work on the dash this weekend.  I pulled the dash, disconnected the gauge cluster and the ac vents and started turning it into a “blank” to house the new gauges.  The first “patch” is for the radio hole.  You can see in the pics that the stock radio opening had really been hacked.  more… Continue Reading dash work begins…

race pedals project

I got the idea to modify the stock pedals to dress them up.  The idea is to drill and countersink holes into them and then make new pedal pads that will work with the Mustang Bullitt pedals I bought.  I bought the pedal set online for about $80.  I don’t have a drill press so… Continue Reading race pedals project