Vehicle: 1996 Aston Martin DB7
Purchase Price: £12,500
Final Cost After Restoration: £14,468
Final Selling Price: £15,000
Profit/Loss: + £532
Original air date: 19 February 2013
Work Completed: New oil cooler and pipes to fix oil leak; new oil filter. Cracked exhaust manifolds replaced. Black grille replaced with chrome unit. Satin alloy wheels chemically stripped, black powder coated and sprayed silver, front tyres replaced and tracking adjusted. Leaking door rubbers diagnosed with smoke machine, and padded with rubber tube to fix water ingress.