As well as the bodywork being fully preserved and restored so the mechanics have been checked and where appropriate overhauled:
Engine fully checked and working to Gardner 5LW standard
New fan belt
New tyres – 6
New batteries – 2
Fuel pump reconditioned
Newly re-cored radiator
All oil levels checked and topped up
Fuel system completely cleaned through / new filters etc.
Fuel tank removed and steam cleaned.
Completely re-wired to traditional design but with a few discreet modern touches.
Headlamps restored and re-chromed by Genius Of The Lamp in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter
Brand new (still in the box from new) rear lights
Windscreen wiper motor replaced
Indicator Switch replaced
THE DESTINATION BLIND
Paul’s original was found in situ on the bus and is safely stored away. An exact replica has been made – The Destination Blind
THE TOP DECK COVER
In the style of Paul’s Wings Over America trucks the top deck cover displays the 1972 Wings Tour Bus logo so the news helicopters can make the most of it – The Top Deck Cover
PLATFORM SECURITY DOOR
A special custom security door has been fitted to secure the platform. Platform Security Door