KIT 39

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“In this phase you will complete the assembly of the middle part of the chassis of your Eleanor Mustang model.”

 

Contents


Parts

Magazine – Issue 11

  • Step-by-Step Assembly Guide
  • The Beautiful Eleanor: Eleanor’s Stunts, Toby’s Adventures
  • The “Gone in 60 Seconds” Universe: Atley Jackson: A Ghost From the Past, 60 Seconds Files
  • The Cars with Women’s Names: Laura, Stacey
  • Classic Mustangs: The 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429

Build


Middle Chassis Part 2

Step 39.1

Retrieve your Chassis assembly from the previous kit. Fit Middle Chassis Part 2 over the square opening at the front of Middle Chassis Part 1, aligning the various screw holes as shown:

Steps 39.3-39-3

Begin securing Middle Chassis Part 2 to the Chassis with four (4) DS02 screws, two at the front and two at the rear, as shown:

This is your friendly reminder to try using 3-in-One Oil on all screws going into metal:

Steps 39.4-39-5

Continue securing Middle Chassis Part 2 to the Chassis with four (4) DS04 screws, two at each side, as shown:

Step 39.6

Finish securing Middle Chassis Part 2 to the Chassis with one (1) PS08 screw, at the center rear, as shown:

Thoughts


Nine screws to hold this plastic plate in place, crazy! I don’t think it is load bearing, but is definitely locked in place.

Next Up


 Kit 40 – Transmission Shaft

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