Vehicle: 1968 Volvo 1800S
Purchase Price: £5,000
Final Cost After Restoration: £5,795
Final Selling Price: £8,350
Original air date: 19 October 2010
Work Completed: Replaced fuel gauge, fuel tank and sender, replaced the front shock absorbers and springs, replaced the engine rocker cover, fitted new spark plugs, fitted new distributor points, repaired and repainted the front crossmember, updated the valve seats with hardened units in order to run unaided on unleaded petrol and rebuilt the twin carburetors to increase engine performance.