Lotus Elan

Restoration Recommendations

PostPost by: Ron » Tue May 02, 2006 2:06 am

I have a 1969 Elan that needs restoration. All the pieces are there but the car has not been run for 15 years. Looking for any advice/recommendations for a shop that could assess what needs to be done and could handle the job. I am located in Rhode Island and would appreciate any suggestions.
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PostPost by: tinman » Wed May 31, 2006 9:09 pm

hi im terry from yorkshire england
i restore classic and vintage cars for a living i have just completed restoring a 1970 lotus elan s4 for my son
many of my restoration of won awards for pictures and references contact me on my e mail for further information.

[email protected]

best regards terry.
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PostPost by: 1964 S1 » Thu Jun 01, 2006 3:51 am

Hi Ron, welcome to the Lotus world of, " who me? " Lotus restoration guys are few and far between, apparently. Can you tackle most of the jobs yourself? For help, I'd begin by contacting local British car clubs and find a highly recommended mechanic. Then find a knowledgeable fiberglass painter, then a vinyl interior specialist and then a...
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