Front Suspension Restoration (Pontiac Fiero) | Ŝ̶͇́â̵͕̰͝t̶̺̅͑̒ȗ̸̖̤̍r̸̨͈̪͔̓̈́͝d̸͉̱ạ̴̝̉̓ý̷̫̲̯ Projects

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  • I've been watching these videos for the Fiero and I'm so happy to see it road worthy all these videos are awesome to watch

    Cody SimonCody Simon24 өдрийн өмнө
  • Eastwood came through with that nice offer. Powder coating is such a great durable finish.

    Eric PedersonEric Pederson25 өдрийн өмнө
  • you should really try not to powder coat without stuff down on the floor...

    noitall mannoitall man3 сарын өмнө
  • Guess I'm a weirdo for wanting to listen to your voice while I do school work :/

    Twotone_RA65Twotone_RA653 сарын өмнө
  • Your repetitiveness is annoying

    Shelby AdairShelby Adair4 сарын өмнө
    • Imagine how annoying it must've been to be the one doing the repetitive work.

      Ronald FingerRonald Finger4 сарын өмнө
  • I’m one of the weirdos who just likes to hear your voice. You’re like a friend of the friendless.

    JJJJ4 сарын өмнө
  • There should be a list of all ocd mechanics in every city..sure it would take more than triple the time to get your car back but it would be done... certified ocd medical certificate beside the mechanic diploma.

    wtfhellaswtfhellas4 сарын өмнө
  • Yep its comfirmed. He is the pewdiepie of fieros. Hahaha peace dude. You look sexy af.

    ItsPapaBear05ItsPapaBear055 сарын өмнө
  • How many cans of black paint did you go throu on this build😅

    Hans LemmenHans Lemmen5 сарын өмнө
  • Good work! For future projects I might suggest "bluing" or "japaning" the bolts you re-use, rather than painting them.

    TheVexinatorTheVexinator5 сарын өмнө
  • Could you do a video on how to make an electrolysis bath?

    liny2sdliny2sd5 сарын өмнө
  • Yeah those really did look like shit

    Keith PerryKeith Perry5 сарын өмнө
  • Eastwood was very good to you kid

    Brian BrownBrian Brown6 сарын өмнө
  • Seeing that you have a welder and welding skills, why not put a little brace bar across the bottom of the control arm bushing area to keep them from squeezing in or spreading out when changing the bushings?

    aterack833aterack8336 сарын өмнө
  • That radiator support repair was legit

    RCexplainedRCexplained6 сарын өмнө
  • I like hearing the sound of your voice. :P

    Existential HowlExistential Howl8 сарын өмнө
  • YES

    Ben McculloughBen Mccullough8 сарын өмнө
  • You should try powder coating some time

    Ben McculloughBen Mccullough8 сарын өмнө
  • just a question? Any reason you didnt do like a 2k clear over the automotive enamel from the can? Ive had bad luck when not putting clear down on especially suspension parts. Just wondering. Great Video!

    Zack AZack A8 сарын өмнө
  • Mate, I love your work. I also love the fact that you've started swearing. It's about time too. It wasn't natural hearing 'gosh' and 'darn' when the correct response is a full blown expletive. Now all you need is a decent steel workbench rather than a rickety wooden thing (I'm just jealous of all the free tools and toys you are getting...) Keep up the good work, cobber. This old Aussie is thoroughly enjoying it!

    Alex BrownAlex Brown9 сарын өмнө
  • So much love, so much passion. And the music is just perfect. Best of luck to you.

    TheRandomYoYoTheRandomYoYo9 сарын өмнө
  • If you ever tackle something like this again (mostly the subframe), grab a kiddie pool, and do the electrolysis route. Couple days in the bath.

    DrFieroDrFiero10 сарын өмнө
    • Oh yeah... approve of the self etching, but the enamel doesn’t last. Use VHT frame and chassis paint. It’s an epoxy and far far tougher. A) check the user name. B) been doing this kind of stuff for ~45 years.

      DrFieroDrFiero10 сарын өмнө
  • You modified a f*cking toaster oven in order for it to facilitate a Fiero resurrection.... Now THAT'S dedication and resourcefulness! That's why I love this f*cking series, and this f*cking channel. You go, Mr. Finger!!!! :)

    DIY DarklingDIY Darkling10 сарын өмнө
  • Don't call me a weirdo because I like listening to your voice AS WELL as watching you restore a pretty much dead car! You're the weirdo here but I like your content

    KiroKiro10 сарын өмнө
  • Great work. Looking amazing.

    Derrick BuildsDerrick Builds10 сарын өмнө
  • My 1987 car is jealous of the Fiero and its refreshed suspension bits! Nice job!

    R O M C H O M P AR O M C H O M P A10 сарын өмнө
  • Love your work Sir!

    AlvaskinsAlvaskins10 сарын өмнө
  • I like how he adds minecraft music

    SausageHoursSausageHours10 сарын өмнө
  • Realized that this intro tune has me thinkin of that hit tune by IceJJfish... "something about you girl", or such... anyway. Great restoration. I've got a fiero like that, Formula version. Stripped for building something sporty with a Alfa Busso engine.. although in scary slow pace. Can Never find time for it...

    NmHNmH10 сарын өмнө
  • hello, i would like to buy one of those kits from eastwood the corona virus prevents me (european) from buying said kits from eastwood dont be like corona virus :(

    11 34311 34311 сарын өмнө
  • Love this channel you should watch Budget Buildz He is restoring a Porsche Targa almost like what you are Doing :) Keep up the good work makes me want to Get a Fiero someday

    William IschWilliam Isch11 сарын өмнө
  • Came for the time travel, stayed for the automobile repair. Impressive.

    Egg SaladEgg Salad11 сарын өмнө
  • Sht, im a wierdo

    Dacappo ChannelDacappo Channel11 сарын өмнө
  • "Was it the udon noodles I have instead of human arms?" LOL! I just accidentally woke up my kid!

    M MM M11 сарын өмнө
  • What happened to your hand? That pink spot looks like it had to have hurt at least a little bit

    Nico ManshisouruNico Manshisouru11 сарын өмнө
  • I'm kinda worried about the springs. Doesn't heat treating them potentially remove the springiness? I really don't know but I think it's possible, but I also don't know at what temps etc.

    mikaxxymikaxxy11 сарын өмнө
  • Hello. This is oddly fun, even though I'm not a gear pro. I followed a cat and it lead me here. Thank you for the video!

    HeromanV3HeromanV311 сарын өмнө
  • It takes a extreme amount of time and patience to do a project like this. I give you much respect for it, you do a great job of showing the frustration that comes with cars as well.

    Brandon JonesBrandon Jones11 сарын өмнө
  • I love your work and really admire your youth and spirit, but for the love of G-d would you put some safety glasses on???

    James FishJames Fish11 сарын өмнө
  • I like the videos and have followed this whole series. Good job with the separate projects so far. However, I can do without the bad language. Thanks

    c3stingerc3stinger11 сарын өмнө
  • I like hearing your voice. Mine would be a lot more shrill :)

    Neil HeuerNeil Heuer11 сарын өмнө
  • So damn cathartic

    Blatantly JohnBlatantly John11 сарын өмнө
  • my name is not Broden Kelly, my name is MAN BEAST!

    cris rosecris rose11 сарын өмнө
  • I see that mr2 in the background!!! :D next build ?

    Jon_SwalJon_Swal11 сарын өмнө
  • Eastwood, please send this guy some Por 15

    Marco CerqueiraMarco Cerqueira11 сарын өмнө
  • 12:57 Matrix Phone Call?

    NathanielNathaniel11 сарын өмнө
  • All i’m saying I’m not here for the other 10% if u know what I mean.

    E30sheibE30sheib11 сарын өмнө
  • Didn't you get the memo? You're not supposed to have that much fun editing video. ;)

    tehlasertehlaser11 сарын өмнө
  • I am hooked, a brilliant effort all round, I'm over the pond in the UK and getting a massive buzz over watching this car come back to life. Kudos to you Ron, I'm really enjoying each episode and your diligence. I have a 50 year old classic car and I have to rely on a very understanding garage to keep it running. Maybe one day, I'll start to have a go myself. Keep going and I cannot wait to see the full transformation.

    Michael ThomasMichael ThomasЖилийн өмнө
  • This is my favorite series on YT right now! I always wanted a Fiero as a kid, and I love what Ronnie is doing. I can’t wait for more eps!

    Chad TanakaChad TanakaЖилийн өмнө
  • Dam fine job Ron!!

    KryptkeeperKryptkeeperЖилийн өмнө
  • I realize you're almost finished, however, if you ever get stuck in the future for information, or parts, maybe this guy can help

    Jeff ShawlJeff ShawlЖилийн өмнө
  • I like to hear your voice ...

    João VidiriJoão VidiriЖилийн өмнө
  • Ive been following this series since ep 1 and i gotta say im so invested. Awsome series bro and i reaaalllyyy hope you do it again when the fiero is done

    MooMooGamingMooMooGamingЖилийн өмнө
  • Plz meet with the dude who gave u the cAr and show him it

    Tittles 3334Tittles 3334Жилийн өмнө
  • We want... sorry... we NEED a new video my friend ! Pleeeeeaassse

    Sébastien BalleuxSébastien BalleuxЖилийн өмнө
  • Slav Squat at 1:58

    Matthew O'SullivanMatthew O'SullivanЖилийн өмнө
  • Once the steering rack and suspension are done, is it just painting the rest of the exterior of the car? Fine work by the way.

    J AllenJ AllenЖилийн өмнө
  • Ron, OMG Bro, I'm with U Bro! Better yet I'm with "TheDungeondelver"... I mean ice cold brewskez Bendge watching. I Love it Man, Be E-Z

    kicknlive1kicknlive1Жилийн өмнө
  • Damn fine work

    Chris PariaugChris PariaugЖилийн өмнө
  • new vid common i'm getting impatient

    Hunter ReeceHunter ReeceЖилийн өмнө
  • When are you uploading again I can’t wait anymore

    Elmer OliveraElmer OliveraЖилийн өмнө
  • "I don't know how it got bent!" My wife even laughed at that. Of course I made her watch it! She usually has me buy 2 of some things because she knows I will break one..... This car is going to be awesome, it already is. I echo others, when it's over, I'm going to watch it over again.

    Aaron BelknapAaron BelknapЖилийн өмнө
  • another month down not even a update :(

    Gaz3kGaz3kЖилийн өмнө
    • Gaz3k, well if you ever decide to start, that’s where constant updates will be.

      Ronald FingerRonald FingerЖилийн өмнө
    • @Ronald Finger i don't do Instagram

      Gaz3kGaz3kЖилийн өмнө
    • I’m always posting updates on Instagram

      Ronald FingerRonald FingerЖилийн өмнө
  • waiting for next part

    KimKimЖилийн өмнө
  • Well done, my friend. This is one of my favorite series on YT

    FirstMusic00FirstMusic00Жилийн өмнө
  • I'm getting to the point of anticipating the bodywork and exterior restoration. I foresee the sale price of this restored Fiero exceeding 25,000... Custom leather interior maybe?

    proslice56proslice56Жилийн өмнө
    • @Nelson Syphus I've seen every episode, what's your point? How does watch part 5 answer my post? Bodywork, paint, and leather interior have nothing to do with part 5

      proslice56proslice56Жилийн өмнө
    • 🤦🏻‍♂️ watch part5

      Nelson SyphusNelson SyphusЖилийн өмнө
  • Was the main subframe rusty? This is a blow to perfectionism!)

    Random BytesRandom BytesЖилийн өмнө
  • Next vid?

    fcknkllrfcknkllrЖилийн өмнө

    Filthy PapistFilthy PapistЖилийн өмнө
    • @Ronald Finger Thankyou. My Discount Tire PTSD can rest now

      Filthy PapistFilthy PapistЖилийн өмнө
    • I did, don’t worry!

      Ronald FingerRonald FingerЖилийн өмнө
  • I will hate when this finishes. Watching them has been a relaxation for me. I'll hate when it ends.

    Derrick SmithDerrick SmithЖилийн өмнө
  • I wish I hadn't discovered this series until it was complete. I want to binge through the entire restoration.

    Yelsok NairbYelsok NairbЖилийн өмнө
  • A hydro press would have made my life much easier, but discovered just putting them bushings in the freezer for 24 hours makes them slide right in with much less effort.

  • You make me miss my old Fiero, you are doing great work!!

    stephen mstephen mЖилийн өмнө
  • LOVE the Unfiction moment at 12:30

    alonectorchalonectorchЖилийн өмнө
  • whenn u relise next episode?

    Einstain CutSCENESEinstain CutSCENESЖилийн өмнө
  • Be very careful with those springs. Any hairline cracking caused by rusting can penetrate into them and weaken them, causing them to snap or shatter suddenly. I wouldn't ever go to the trouble of sanding or painting them, as there's a good chance of the paint cracking due to the spring compression, and the cracks trapping more moisture in there. Also it's good to have new springs to go with the new shocks. They can get a little baggy with time. I've had a spring snap while I was doing 50mph down a tree lined road. It dug into the tyre and was less than a milimeter away from going through the cords and blowing out. Good work though. Some of those parts looked beyond help before, but look new now.

    unregistredhypercamunregistredhypercamЖилийн өмнө
  • Son, how much money have you spent on this car thus far, other than the $100 initial cost. At some point you should really consider what is called -- point of demising returns. If this were a classic Firebird or Camaro, a Charger or a Challenger, a Corvette or some other type of muscle car, I can understand the amount of time and money you're putting into this build, but a Fiero...?!?!? Really??? Fieros were crap cars when they were brand new... what the heck do you want to do pouring so much money into a car that will never be worth what you put into it? I can understand the trill of rebuilding "barn find" type of car... but they abandoned this car, because it wasn't worth fixing. Don't waste your hard earned money on a car that is at best equivalent to a Gremlin.

    CalixtoCalixtoЖилийн өмнө
  • Its been 20 days.. we need more Ronald! lol..

    ISEE YOUISEE YOUЖилийн өмнө
  • This will end up being one of the cleanest Fiero's on the road... Looking forward to the external cosmetics at the end..

    ISEE YOUISEE YOUЖилийн өмнө
  • When you first took on the project, I was worried that you would just get it back on the road and be done with it. You've done an amazing job mate. Your commitment and attention to detail are second to none.

    Jason DayJason DayЖилийн өмнө
  • I just like your voooooice

    Jason DayJason DayЖилийн өмнө
  • Следуещее видео покраска кузова?

    Богдан СергеичБогдан СергеичЖилийн өмнө
  • Great video as always can't wait to see it done

    TheJedihunterTheJedihunterЖилийн өмнө
  • I just wonder where he is now. You know who I'm talking about.

    HamPrinceHamPrinceЖилийн өмнө
  • This is best car restoration ever....

    aqsa muzammilaqsa muzammilЖилийн өмнө
  • When will the next video be out ..... I can’t wait!

    JeffJeffЖилийн өмнө
  • Yos new video

    BababoeyBababoeyЖилийн өмнө
  • I'm here for the weird, random spooky stuff since Night Mind covered you on his channel a few weeks ago. But your voice is also incredibly soothing and DAMN if watching you restore all of these car parts isn't hella satisfying.

    Samantha NicklinSamantha NicklinЖилийн өмнө
  • Ah, springs... There's absolutely nothing to wor..... BAM!

    Beware RandomsBeware RandomsЖилийн өмнө
  • How a $100 project car became a 5 figure investment

    JimmyJimmyЖилийн өмнө
  • This is a fun series to watch. I'd like to offer a suggestion, though. Try a wire wheel on your angle grinder. It works much better than using a drill mounted wire wheel.

    Keith KooimanKeith KooimanЖилийн өмнө
  • Today at the railway station I was waiting to be picked up. Someone drove by in a gorgeous white Pontiac Fiero (which are rare here in central Europe; it was probably the first one I ever saw in real). I immediately had to think of this channel. Great work!

    TRWTRWЖилийн өмнө
  • Ok Ronald time for another episode LOL it's a long time in between ya know !!!!

    Mark TurnerMark TurnerЖилийн өмнө
  • Love watching you restore this car. My wife and I had an ‘84 fiero in the late ‘90’s. Loved that little car. I would to find one and do the same thing your doing, but money and a location is a problem. Lol! Can’t wait to see it completely done.

    Bryan KetelsBryan KetelsЖилийн өмнө
  • They say Millennials aren't into cars much....even more so ones that can drive a manual transmission. I have to say I was never a real fan of the Iron Duke, but then again the one in my father's '88 Grand Am had 215K miles on the clock when he traded it in. I love how you are showing so much love to a car that was semi-unloved in its day. Though I would have uprated the suspension personally, I like how you are basically keeping it stock and not trying to make it much more than it always was. You are a good storyteller keep it up!

    Peter HarrenPeter HarrenЖилийн өмнө
  • yes, i'm just the weirdo that likes to hear your voice. but why do i have to be a weirdo... doo doo head

    MildToWildMildToWildЖилийн өмнө
  • Awsome videos you have got me inspired to redo the fieros I already have. One is exactly like the one you have. lol The other is a GT. Ho I also have one I bought is 80% in the process of turning into a ferrari testarosa. For someone with limited experience on auto mechanics skills you sure didn't show it. You did a great Job.

    lloyd bartenlloyd bartenЖилийн өмнө
  • love u dude

    MadjiMadjiЖилийн өмнө
  • Man he prolly won’t ever see this comment BUT Ronald PLEASE, PLEASE give us the the re paint video of the car and fix all the missing and broken pieces on the outside. That’s probably the most Satisfying of a car rebuild in my opinion

    Kiyo KuuKiyo KuuЖилийн өмнө