New stereo on its way

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Today I went ahead and ordered one of the stereo’s I was eyeing for the DeLorean. I was considering several Sony stereos with the active black face, so it would fit in with the cars looks once installed. I did not want anything like todays usual stereos with lots of flashy colors and buttons to […]

You really gotta love Christmas presents!

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For Christmas I was given a replacement tail light board (for the one that I had not replaced yet) as the brake lights were not working on the drivers side. I was also given a oil pressure light switch to fix the oil leak I have from the engine. Unfortunately, the electrical connector tab on […]

Finished binnacle (sort of)

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The binnacle job is finished. I removed the instrument cluster and took off the clear plastic. Cleaned the plastic as well as the dirt that was inside the cluster. Used some glue for car interior trim and resealed the black ring around the binnacle. Replaced all the bulbs I could with LEDs. Reinstallation was a […]

Binnacle removal – PREPARE for the LEDs

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The binnacle has been removed! Successfully might I add! The job was a bit challenging, six small 7mm nuts and washers hold the binnacle in to the dash. I read that it was best to take out the kneepads, but that actually ended up being more pain than it was worth. If you have a […]

Oil Leak – Found

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After cleaning up the oil pan constantly and tightening the bolts thinking it was the seal leaking, I found out about another ‘DeLorean thing’ last week. A common place for oil to leak is from a faulty seal on the oil pressure light sensor. This is part # 102462 & 102461 in the manual. It […]