While tidying the engine bay, I’ve had all suspension components, engine brackets etc soaking in citric acid to remove the rust. This was my first time using citric acid and I was really impressed with the results:
Apparently the rally guys like to reinforce the lower wishbones, so I couldn’t resist having a go myself:
Cleaned up the aluminium wishbone mounting blocks and painted in the cheesiest colour possible:
And an obscene amount of money was spent on new old stock genuine SAAB engine mounts and Powerflex poly bushes.
And finally, painted with POR-15.