This section covers the restoration of the chassis and mechanical components to date. Along with the body the chassis was media blasted after all the components were removed. The chassis and mechanical pieces had to restored by collectively using the original chassis and two others as donors. Each mechanical component was in poor repair requiring various levels of restoration and machining, after heat was needed to separate many parts. All relevant hardware was cadium plated to the original American Austin specifications. All painted mechanical components were then assembled as shown below.