Years of Manufacture: 1959 - 1962

Number Produced: 15,921

Chassis Number Range: 101 - 13750 & 13,751 - 19,853

Designer: Gerry Coker & Donald Healey

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Austin Healey BT7 (3000 MK1 & MK2) Original Colours

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Please note that there were production inconsistencies during this period, so colours should be chosen on individual basis.

PAINT COLOUR INTERIOR TRIM COLOUR OPTIONS PIPING OPTIONS
Black Red Black
Ivory White Red, Black White
Colorado Red Red, Grey** Black, Red
Healey Blue Blue White
Florida Green Grey** Green
Pacific Green Grey** Green
Primrose Yellow Black Yellow, White
Ivory White / Black Red, Black, Grey** White, Black, Red
Black / Colorado Red Red Black
Healey Blue / Ivory White Blue White
Florida Green / Ivory White Grey** Green
Pacific Green / Ivory White Grey** Green
Pacific Green / Florida Green Grey** Green
Primrose Yellow / Black Yellow, Black Black, Yellow, White

**Please note that the colour Austin Healey called “Grey” is actually an Off White / Doeskin shade with a hint of Grey**

Information from: Clausager, A. (1990) Original Austin Healey – The Restorer’s Guide to 100, 100-Six and 3000 – Bay View Books Ltd.


Austin Healey 3000 (MKI & MKII) BT7 Original Colours supplied by John Skinner Ltd:

Main Trim Colour:

 

Piping Colour:

Colour names refer to internal John Skinner Ltd colour names, not the names Austin-Healey originally used for these colours.

Please request a sample for final colour confirmation as these images may be misleading.

Austin Healey BT7 Trim Panels

Trim Panel Kit

BT7 Trim Panel Kit

Illustration Reference: 01 - 08

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Millboard, Plywood

  • This kit includes all the main panels and re-trim kits for the Austin Healey 3000 (MK1 & MK2) BT7. Includes items 01 to 08 listed below.

Door Panels: Main

BT7 Door Panels: Main

Illustration Reference: 01

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Foam

  • Material covered Hardboard + 3mm Foam Outer Door Panels.
  • Features Stitch Line around Door Panel hole opening “as original”.
  • Includes material backing on lower back of Door Panel.
  • Includes pre-cut holes for fixings.

Door Panels: Inners

BT7 Door Panels: Inners

Illustration Reference: 02

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Millboard

  • Full Trimmed Vinyl Hardboard & Millboard Panels for the Upper & Lower sections of the Inner Door area.
  • Fully Trimmed 3 Piece Hardboard section for Upper Inner Door section.
  • Fully Trimmed 1 Piece Millboard section for Lower Inner Door section. The millboard is pre-creased for fitting, and includes the Stitch Line “As Original”.

Door Top Re-Trim Kit

BT7 Door Top Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 03

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Pre-cut loose material for re-trimming your Door Top area.

Footwell Panels

BT7 Footwell Panels

Illustration Reference: 04

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard

  • Material covered Hardboard A Post Footwell Panels.
  • Includes pre-cut holes for fixings.

Quarter Panels

BT7 Quarter Panels

Illustration Reference: 05

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Hardboard, Metal, Plywood

  • Fully Trimmed materials on pre-cut Hardboard & 3mm Foamed Panels.
  • Includes Plywood woodwork on front edge of Panel.
  • Includes Metal Panel on top edge of Panel, trimmed in Carpet.

Dash Top Re-Trim Kit

BT7 Dash Top Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 06

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Pre-cut loose materials & 3mm Foam for re-trimming your Dash Top area.
  • Also includes pre-sewn piping for the left and right edges.

Dash Board Facia Re-Trim Kit

BT7 Dash Board Facia Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 07

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Pre-cut loose materials for re-trimming your Dash Facia Panel area.

Parcel Tray Re-Trim Kit

BT7 Parcel Tray Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 08

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Karvel

  • Pre-cut & sewn materials for re-trimming the metal base of the under dash Parcel Tray area.
  • Also includes pre-cut and edged carpet to sit inside the tray area.

Dash Top Panel

BT7 Dash Top Panel

Illustration Reference: 15

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Foam, Plywood, Rubber

  • Pre-cut & Trimmed materials on new Plywood base for the Dash Top area.

Trim Panel Fixing Kit

BT7 Trim Panel Fixing Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Fixing Clips used to attach your main Trim Panels to the bodywork of your car.

Austin Healey BT7 Seat Covers & Hardware

Front Seat Cover Kit

BT7 Front Seat Cover Kit

Illustration Reference: 10

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Fully Sewn materials covers for Re-Trimming the Front Seat Cushions and Backrests.
  • Includes loose material for the Seat Frame Surrounds.

Front Seat Foam Paddings

BT7 Front Seat Foam Paddings

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Materials: Foam

  • Moulded Foam for the Front Seat Cushions and Backrests.

Front Seat Cushion Pans

BT7 Front Seat Cushion Pans

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Metalwork for the Front Seat Cushion Pan.

Front Seat Locating Frames

BT7 Front Seat Locating Frames

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Metal Locating Frames for the Front Seat Cushion Pans.

Front Seat Backrest Frame

BT7 Front Seat Backrest Frame

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Materials: Metal

  • Metal Frame work for the Front Seat Backrests.

Front Seat Tacking Strips

BT7 Front Seat Tacking Strips

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Materials: Plywood

  • Pre-cut Plywood kit, used in “tacking” your Seat Covers to your Seat Frame.

Centre Cushion Armrest Kit

BT7 Centre Cushion Armrest Kit

Illustration Reference: 12

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Foam, Scrim

  • Fully Sewn Leather & Vinyl Materials for Re-Trimming the Gearbox Tunnel Centre Cushion Armrest section.
  • Includes 1″ Foam Inner Padding, and scrim for attaching to the carpet.

Rear Seat Cover Kit

BT7 Rear Seat Cover Kit

Illustration Reference: 11

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Fully Sewn materials covers for Re-Trimming the Rear Seat Cushion “D’s” and Backrest / Rear Fold Down Hood Frame Cover Area.
  • Includes loose material & for re-trimming the Backrest Woodwork Rear Panel.

Rear Seat Backrest Woodwork

BT7 Rear Seat Backrest Woodwork

Illustration Reference: 16

Materials: Plywood

  • Pre-cut Plywood for the Rear Seat Backrest.

Rear Seat Cushion Pans

BT7 Rear Seat Cushion Pans

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Materials: Metal

  • Rear Seat Cushion Metal Pans.

Seat Wadding Kit

BT7 Seat Wadding Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Foam

  • Used to “pad out” small areas of the Seat Covers that the Foams cannot fill, for best results.

Seat Clips

BT7 Seat Clips

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Materials: Metal

  • “U” Shaped Black Seat Clips, to help Re-Trimming your Seat Covers.

Austin Healey BT7 Carpets & Flooring

Carpet Set (Side Change)

BT7 Carpet Set (Side Change)

Illustration Reference: 13

Materials: Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Karvel

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, Carpet pieces for the main cockpit of your car.
  • Binding / Edging to original specification.
  • Includes sewn vinyl for Gear Lever hole.
  • Suitable for the Side Change / Shift Gearbox. Note this Gearbox is relevant to models before chassis number 15,880.
  • Includes “Austin of England” Heelpads on both the Front Floor carpets.

Carpet Set (Centre Change)

BT7 Carpet Set (Centre Change)

Illustration Reference: 13

Materials: Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Karvel

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, Carpet pieces for the main cockpit of your car.
  • Binding / Edging to original specification.
  • Suitable for the Centre Change / Shift Gearbox. Note this change in Gearbox was at chassis number 15,881+ onwards.
  • Includes “Austin of England” Heelpads on both the Front Floor carpets.

Underfelt Kit (Side Change)

BT7 Underfelt Kit (Side Change)

Illustration Reference: 13

Materials: Felt

  • Pre-cut Felt Sound Proofing for under the carpets.
  • Suitable for the Side Change / Shift Gearbox. Note this Gearbox is relevant to models before chassis number 15,880.

Underfelt Kit (Centre Change)

BT7 Underfelt Kit (Centre Change)

Illustration Reference: 13

Materials: Felt

  • Pre-cut Felt Sound Proofing for under the carpets.
  • Suitable for the Centre Change / Shift Gearbox. Note this change in Gearbox was at chassis number 15,881+ onwards.

Boot Liner Re-Trim Kit

BT7 Boot Liner Re-Trim Kit

Illustration Reference: 14

Materials: Wool, Nylon, Armacord, Millboard, Karvel

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, material pieces for the Boot / Trunk area of your car.
  • Ribbed Armacord is Original for the Austin Healey Boot / Trunk areas.
  • Binding / Edging to original specification.
  • Includes pre-cut and creased Millboard Panel for covering the Petrol Filler Neck.

Carpet Fixing Kit

BT7 Carpet Fixing Kit

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Materials: Metal

  • Fixing clips used to attach your Carpet Set to the bodywork of your car.