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Old 05-15-2012, 10:58 AM   #1
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Hi to all turbobrick members

Vol here from Ireland, I joined the site last weekend & just want to share some pics
of my Ride.. http://s1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee448/vol07/

Big Volvo fan
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Old 05-15-2012, 11:03 AM   #2
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Welcome. Nice looking "R"

FYI, you can take the side trim off faster than the time it takes to tape it off.
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Old 05-15-2012, 11:23 AM   #3
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Thanks very much for you comments, only have the "R" three years now & I'm still finding my way round her
"Wow just reading your short list...Bet she Pulls like a bullet Train

Cheers Vol.
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Old 05-15-2012, 11:17 PM   #4
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Very nice! I hope my R looks that good one day
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Old 03-11-2018, 09:52 PM   #5
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Thumbs up Beena while daddy's home

And in a S70R manual 1998
In terms of modifications the car has:
Full stainless steel Ferrita exhaust system including downpipe and 100cel "race cat". (http://kalmar-union.com/parts/volvo-..._c70-exhausts/)
Upgraded, thicker intercooler with reverse flow pipework.
MTE Stage 2 remap.
Bilstien shock absorbers and KW springs.
IPD upgraded anti-roll bars front and rear.
Stack electronic boost gauge.
snabb short shifter kit


Pics to follow when I get time & here we go hope yall like them http://s1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee448/vol07/


Cheers Vol.

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