We decided to lop off 2 inches at the bottom of the shift lever with the die grinder. We then had three installation holes drilled in the bezel with a drill press. Finish Line Accessories will be closed for maintenance from Wednesday July 4 to Wednesday July 11. The sports car is loaded with the absolute best all-new parts. Copyright 2011 All rights reserved.
The reasons for doing this were pretty obvious. Step 9: Mask Off Body Where Needed As with the HushMat Ultra insulation material, the first aluminum surface to receive carpet is the rear wall of the cockpit. These wheels are shipped packaged securely and separately in heavy-duty boxes. Step 5: Cut Out Trans Tunnel Top Panel Use some old shop scissors or a utility knife to cut out the trans tunnel top panel and apply the HushMat Ultra. Culpa deserunt eu in voluptate cupidatat enim occaecat in est officia aliquip do irure excepteur. The feeling that I get every single time I drive our Ultimate Cobra is one of swelling pride and accomplishment. Feedback Buttons provided by - Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Everything that I have ever ordered has been delivered on time and the fact that the price u see on their website is the actual price that u pay is awesome. Brian Smith Author's Note: As of this writing, we've logged over 900 miles on our Factory Five Racing Mk4 Cobra roadster replica. Awesome sounding under floor exhaust system. You can find all of the pictures there and I am happy to send more. Brian Smith Author's Note: As of this writing, we've logged over 900 miles on our Factory Five Racing Mk4 Cobra roadster replica. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.
Optional accessories are listed with the corresponding pricing on the Web site. Drilled and slotted brake rotors with red-painted Wilwood calipers can be seen at each corner, and a 4-into-1 exhaust exits just ahead of each rear wheel. But this base kit contains many more parts than the base roadster kit. There are four dealerships in the United States and three more dealers internationally. Feed the harness strap through the slit in the back wall of the cockpit. The exhaust system consists of Factory Five 4-into-4 headers and side pipes with polished Flowmaster Slimline mufflers.
E-M began an extensive re-design of the Cobra in 2002, which included a stainless-steel tubular and ladder frame chassis and doing away with the chopper-gun fiberglass body creation in favor of the hand-laid crossstrand fiberglass construction process. We had an unused alternator pulley wheel from a PowerMaster high-performance chrome alternator. Fortunately, yours truly passed the Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving in the four-day Grand Prix Class. Every automobile manufacturer in the United States, Mexico, and Canada uses HushMat, so the state-of-theart foil constrained layer-damping technology was installed in our sports car. Glue the carpet on the top of the transmission tunnel and on the sides. Look under the hood and under the car for leaks.
This utilizes a billet backing plate that press fits into the center of the steering wheel and a high quality metal backed emblem instert. Base Kit In Chapter 1, I provided detailed coverage of the components in the Mk4 Complete Kit. This option may also be fitted to series 3 V12 cars. Step 2: Shorten Windshield Stanchions After removing the stanchions or windshield sidebars, cut off both stanchions. Black leather seats hold the driver and lucky passenger in comfort and style, and the Simpson five-point safety harness system keeps the pilot and co-pilot safe.
Original specification Jaguar E-Type wheels for Series 1, 1. As mentioned previously, we're glad that we had the alignment experts give our chassis a professional and thorough going over before we attempted our first drive. This Tech Tip is From the Full Book,. Then glue down the top carpet section of the trans tunnel first, trim it where needed on the sides and then glue the sides onto the tunnel walls. We're about to find out how well she drives and runs. Check the speedometer, tachometer, fuel gauge, amp meter, and in particular the temperature gauge. The seats, carpet, gauges, steering wheel, console, and all the related parts project the personality of the car.
The shop initially aligned the entire chassis, while the body was being prepared for paint at the body and paint shop. To date, the company has manufactured and sold well over 7,000 Cobra replicas. More information is available from forum members as well. Fixed Kirkey buckets and harnesses are equipped. We had a couple cracks in the footbox far corners, which we sealed with silicone and a crack where we filled the hole where the original emergency brake handle is supposed to go. Lazarus was approached at a race with his dragster early in the 2012 racing season, and was asked if he wanted to sell his headers. Car is located in southwest Florida and I am sure we could work out shipping if needed.