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Project AMX Barn Find; First Inspedtion

First Inspection

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

This is what we found in the Barn.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

That is 28 years worth of dust from inside the barn, really not that bad.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

Well, there is the barn, you can see some of the parts laying on the ground by the side of the barn.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

This was not the only car in the barn but it was the only one I wanted.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

They were packed tight together.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

Original Space Saver spare tire, original jack and canister of air.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

The interior did not look bad, but didn’t look good either.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

I was VERY happy when I got it home and put it on the lift. No rust anywhere.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

Oil and grime isn’t even a big problem.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

The headliner will need to be replaced.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

Door panels looked real bad. Did not think I could save them.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

Carpet looks good.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

Clean Up Begins!

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

A quick clean of the interior turned out very well. No major problems were discovered other than the headliner.

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

AMC AMX Barn Find Project Car

This represents an afternoon of work and scrubbing. Even the door panels came out looking terrific.

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