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  1. All finished transfering the LE interior over to the cargo van

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    There has been several late nights out in the driveway over the last week and I pretty much hammered out transferring all of the LE interior out of my parts van over to my cargo van. Several little projects need to be done still but the big work is finished and I can start driving her while the main LE undergoes several upgrades. This van runs ...

    Updated 05-25-2014 at 11:06 PM by JFratzke

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  2. Headliner and TV installed

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    The first picture is of the ceiling in my Cargo Converstion. As you can see, the fabric has worn or been torn away and a bare plywood ceiling that was installed by the conversion company is underneath. I had a large flip down TV/DVD/USB player in here for the kids and for watching movies while camping out. Of course that has to be reinstalled too with the new headliner from the parts van. I ripped ...

    Updated 04-25-2014 at 12:24 AM by JFratzke

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  3. 1987 Cargo Conversion remodel project

    My 1987 Cargo Conversion 4x4 was my first van. I found her out front at our local junkyard as a fresh arrival. I stopped to investigate and found the van to be in tired shape. But a fresh battery got the engine to run just barely good enough for me and I picked it up for $500.

    Fast forward a couple of years and the guts of this van have been pretty well overhauled. The previous owner and I got in touch and became fast friends so I know the van's history and that the 145,000 miles ...
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  4. Auto Body Work- Finished

    Here it is- all done up and ready to drive!
    Thanks to Jetway Auto Body for fine work and to my awesome mechanic at Tokyo Auto (Vishal rebuilt the engine last year) in Vancouver. Without them, this van would be a lunch box!
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  5. Auto Body Work- Week 4.5

    The paint and top coat are done. Now to put all the bits back! Hopefully there's not a screw leftover...
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