Ed's D

My 1983 De Lorean DMC-12, VIN 16908

Old Radiator Sold!

I replaced my radiator last year with a newer improved all-aluminum model. My old plastic-tanked radiator was still functional. I found someone online looking for a radiator, and they were interested in mine.

Just before shipping:


Costs/Profit:

Radiator

$75.00

Paypal Fee

($2.48)

UPS Shipping

($35.19)

Profit:

$37.33


Not too much profit. I need to find a different shipping method.
The new owner said the radiator is installed and working.

Winter Projects!

Last picture before winter maintenance:

Adding some Dynamat. Looks like just about 20lbs.

Stripping the interior:

So that’s why my airflow is so off:

Probably not a good idea to store parts on the hood:

Nasty looking, deteriorating foam

 

 

Garbage. I weighed it at some point, but forgot what it was.

Replaceing my headlight switch fuse:

Interior Parts store in my basement:

I noticed some red marks on the Dynamat. It turns out, I was making them. Dynamat is sharp!

Dirty, rusted ground. Time to split a nut:

My pump has been buzzing, and my boot cover has been leaking. So I bought new ones:

Under the computer…

My computer has been missing this bracket on the transmission, and the part is unavailable. I finally got one! I don’t know if I’ve ever been so happy to buy a piece of metal. Thank you, Rob!

Leaky Brake Master Cylinder? I found fluid on it, and corrosion on the booster:

Another project! Replace the leaking Brake Master Cylinder: