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Old 09-14-2022, 02:44 PM   #9
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Location: S NJ, a suburb of Phila.

Originally Posted by hiperfauto View Post
All of the sunroof cars have the built in deflector. When the plastic accessory deflector that mounts on top of the roof is installed the first step in the instructions is to remove the existing deflector. When the plastic one cracks and is removed most people didn't save the original built in deflector so they end up without it.
Ah ha, so this is what happened to my car. I always wondered why it wasn't there. My
turbo had the factory accessory blue wind deflector on the roof which cracked and then
I replaced it with an aftermarket one. The factory blue was neat.
1982 242 turbo. 338k miles. MVP coilovers and 3" exhaust. Flowed 405 with a V15. Cossie turbine housing with upgraded compressor housing. 90+, IPD remote oil filter. Some other goodness, too. Been lots of fun over 25 years. Restored in 2k. Now ready for a 2nd restoration.

1993 245 Classic, 440k miles, enem V15. IPD bars and chassis braces. Simons sport exhaust from Scandix. sbabbs ezk chip. Been a good road warrior. Genuine Volvo rebuilt leaky M47.
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