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After a complete inspection, the car was measured for panel fitment before any work began, to have a good reference point on how the hood fit for reassembly later on. Then the hood was pulled and the Olds 403 removed.
The original Oldsmobile 403… a wheezing 185 HP V8 choked with low-compression, high restriction heads and exhaust and a camshaft designed for minimal performance.
Fitment notes and measurements taken before hood is removed.