I was a four door hardtop
|4 Door Hardtop becomes 2 Door Convertible
|61 Olds Starfire gets re-restored!
This Oldsmobile Convertible was purchased in 2008 from the USA as a completely
restored car needing only to
As the new owner was re-assembling the vehicle he noticed some issues and
decided instead of continuing to assemble, he would dis-assemble to see how bad
the issues were.
The car turned out to be a complete disaster. The clear coat blew off of the base coat
This 4 door hardtop was purchased as a parts car to be cut apart and pieces used
to properly restore the convertible. After much consideration and because every
part of the 4 door hardtop was so much better than any part of the 2 door
convertible, the decision was made to use the 4 door structure and graft the
convertible parts on to it. Thus turning the 4 door hardtop into a 2 door convertible.
|For additional pictures of how poorly the original
restoration of the convertible had been done and more
pictures of the conversion process click here.
|I will be completed and on
display at the World of Wheels,
Calgary, AB February 20 - 22,