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Old 11-29-2018, 09:59 PM   #76
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Nice to see you still at it. Is there a way to verify on the VIN, etc that someone hasnt swapped parts to make a 93 look like a classic?
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Old 11-30-2018, 07:17 AM   #77
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412 looks good with tint. Nice.

Good to see I'm not the only one driving on different tires front/rear sometimes
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Old 11-30-2018, 02:07 PM   #78
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Nice to see you still at it. Is there a way to verify on the VIN, etc that someone hasnt swapped parts to make a 93 look like a classic?
there is the location where the employees signed the car. I don't think they did that on all the cars.
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Old 11-30-2018, 03:06 PM   #79
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The look of that tint makes me want to tint the windows of my #412 classic.

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there is the location where the employees signed the car. I don't think they did that on all the cars.
Whoa, I didn't know they did that, where did they sign?
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Old 11-30-2018, 03:55 PM   #80
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The look of that tint makes me want to tint the windows of my #412 classic.



Whoa, I didn't know they did that, where did they sign?
I didnít either....details please?
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Old 11-30-2018, 03:56 PM   #81
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412 looks good with tint. Nice.

Good to see I'm not the only one driving on different tires front/rear sometimes
I try not to think about it. Iím about to steal the strut assemblies from the project volvo so I can lift this thing.
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Old 01-05-2019, 03:24 PM   #82
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Well itís lifted. 2Ē strut lift upfront and XJ springs in the rear. 215/75 toyo open country AT II tires. Sleeved the struts after extending for extra strength. Running a spacer for strut insert in front, Vanagon kybs in the rear(for now). Removed sways. Stepping out of this thing feels so much taller. Still not perfect though.





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