The GMC has a lot of leakage potential, be sure to check all holes in the roof. Wished I did that before starting on the interior….. The professionally (new) installed Dometic air vents (see earlier post) were leaking like crazy when we shipped home. Repairing was already done in the Upholstery Shop. After lifting the Dometic… Continue reading Check for leaks
Well we are almost done at this part. The bunk needs to be fixed to the wall. The cockpit is ready. I like to put in a new curtain track as the OEM is really bad. The new front curtains really look nice but from the outside it would look better with a liner. Made additional… Continue reading Update upholstery – love it.
Since we started the makeover in January – we were guests at the upholstery shop “de Bekledingspecialist” – but after many months it is now time to say goodbye. We were very lucky to find such great people and such a great place to work. To have the coach at home seemed a bit more practical… Continue reading Leaving the shop today
After the previous posts on curtains, flooring, speakers and upholstering the OEM steering wheel and dash frame the final result can (finally) be shown today. Pfffttt. It was much harder then I thought to place everything back. Somehow getting the new LED dash lights to work was a nightmare. But its ready now and it… Continue reading Dash and cockpit is ready.
Instead of buying new seat belts you might consider a cheap bargain. On the internet you can find vintage car businesses who paint the old OEM straps, claiming its fine to do so and it never fails.But how can you test it….. So lets see how this should work: Required materials: lacquer thinner (I am using just thinner as laquer… Continue reading Seat belts what to do?