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Austin Healey Sprite Will it Run?

Round 2 – Barn Find Sprite #4 – Being Drivable is the Goal!

Today I take a look at the barn find Sprite I labeled #4. I attempt to fix the clutch, brakes, and oil leak.

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Austin Healey Sprite Will it Run?

Round 1 – Barn Find Sprite #4 – Will It Run?

Today I take a look at the barn find Sprite I labeled #4. I clean it out and see if I can get it started without any parts besides a battery.

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This Week With Cars – Episode 00132

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Datsun Will it Run?

1976 Datsun 280z – Will It Run?

Kevin over at Junkyard Digs picked up this Datsun 280z but after sitting on it for a bit he called me up and asked if I wanted to tackle this car. I went and picked it up and brought it back to my shop to see if I could get it running.

Check out the Junkyard Digs video where this whole project got its start: https://youtu.be/XPLB3MqWRFE

This Week With Cars – Episode 0130

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Austin Healey Sprite Will it Run?

Round 4 – Barn Find Sprite #2 – Will It Drive?

Today I attempt to get Barn Sprite #2 driving by cleaning the carburetors and putting in a new master cylinder and clutch slave cylinder.

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Big Healey Will it Run?

After Mice Ruined This BT7 Will It Run?

Today I try to get a 1962 Austin Healey 3000 BT7 running that had been stored in a storage unit for many years. I end up finding more than I had bargained for.

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Austin Healey Sprite Will it Run?

Round 3 – Barn Find Sprite #2 – Will It Run?

Last round I found the starter that I was using needed rebuilt to be good enough to reliably turn the engine over. I now have the starter fix and installed and ready to see if the engine will now run.

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Austin Healey Sprite Will it Run?

Round 2 – Barn Find Sprite #2 – Will It Run?

Last round I found the engine was stuck and without a driveshaft I could not break the engine free. Today I install the missing driveshaft, deal with more surprise missing parts, and again see if the Sprite will run.

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TVR Will it Run?

1972 TVR Vixen 2500 Will It Run?

I try to get the 1972 TVR Vixen 2500 I bought at an estate sale running.

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Will it Run?

Cheap 1986 Chevrolet Corvette Will It Run?

A friend bought a 1986 Chevrolet Corvette from a 90 year old lady and I try to get it running again.