Category: Laura the Land Rover

Getting spare parts for a Series Land Rover

Getting spare parts for some 50+ year old cars can be a nightmare. But unless it’s a very very early Series I, it’s not really an issue for…

Land Rover Series Paint

Laura is a mature woman, and I can’t see any reason to hide her age, and all her patina, and minor imperfections help tell the stories of what…

LED conversion

I love LED lights. They are more durable, and have a much better and higher output of light, compared to the old incandescent bulbs. And if there is…

The roof is off

I actually got it loose yesterday evening, but it was too heavy to handle without help, so I had to wait until someone could give me a hand…

Dismantling Laura

I’d like to have more evenings where I could be in the workshop, but we’ve got a lot of other projects we need to get done.  But I’m…

Double car wash 

Normally I don’t write about washing my cars, but today wasn’t a normal car wash ? Laura has not seen soapy water in more than 17 years, so…

Laura before the restoration 

A short walk around, before I washed her. Next step will be dismantling her, so I can get to the frame.

Laura is home again

At last Laura is home again. Back after spending 17 years in exile. Greener than a Land Rover usually is, and needing a few buckets of soapy water,…

Lauras garage is ready

I got the last signs up last weekend, and today I got the last stuff dragged out, so now Laura can return home. Looking so much forward to…

Laura visits her birthplace

The first long trip I took with Laura, was bringing her home. 23/12 we drove from the northwest to the west coast of Denmark in a blizzard, to…