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#12871 OFFLINE   fordpoplier

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 02:34 PM

Previous owner was about to have it painted but died instead.

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 02:39 PM

That's a superb way to go about things, isn't it? I'm not looking forward to doing the rest of the paint on the Stanza, might just die instead. Just thinking of all that sandpaper annoys me.

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 02:48 PM

Can't imagine there's too many of these round here but this one is extra special.

On Saturday 11th this car won 1st Place in the Arthritis Car Show held in Columbus

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#12874 OFFLINE   pogweasel

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 02:53 PM

Arthritis car show? :shock: :? :?

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 03:54 PM

Arthritis car show? :shock: :? :?

Yeah?? WTF??? :lol: :shock:
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#12876 OFFLINE   retrogeezer

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 06:22 PM

Bloody lovely that MG Metro...
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#12877 OFFLINE   r.welfare

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 06:31 PM

So how does something like that pass inspection/emissions laws, is there some kind of age-related exemption in certain states?

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 06:57 PM

Indeed state based exclusions on age of vehicle, that one's in Ohio and it looks like emissions testing is a bit of a joke for stuff older than 1995 - if you can just get it 30% better (no matter how bad it was) or if you spend $200 trying (even with no improvement) you can get a waiver for the 2 year cycle.....or so says the loacl DMV http://www.epa.state... ... extem.html

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 07:07 PM

Ah, cheers for that, I wondered how something with an A-series engine (which must chug out something like Strontium 90 compared to catalyst-equipped Yank chod) would be allowed in!

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 07:21 PM

http://i.ebayimg.com/03/!BWRuqoQCGk~$(KG...

That gets a big OMG from me!

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 08:01 PM

Arthritis car show? :shock: :? :?

It's like concours, but the judges only examine the car's universal joint.

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 08:54 PM

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Now without looking looking at the linky, Try and have a guess what this is first, I was thinking Avenger'ish.


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Think this should go in the ebay bargains thread...

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 08:56 PM

http://cgi.ebay.co.u... ... mobiles_UK?
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#12884 OFFLINE   KruJoe

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Posted 16 July 2009 - 09:52 PM

Ooh yes please
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Someone just BINed this at £450
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Posted 16 July 2009 - 10:07 PM

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That is just crazy!, I love it! :oops:

Maybe the new Pogmobile?

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 12:48 AM

Arthritis car show? :shock: :? :?

Dodgy joint full of stiffs apparently. :oops:

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 06:21 AM

So how does something like that pass inspection/emissions laws, is there some kind of age-related exemption in certain states?

In a lot of states when a car is 25 years old then you can import them no problem at all. Some states don't have inspections or emissions checks either. I wanted to import a Skyline (under 25 years old ) back in 2002 but it would have cost me $25,000 just to get the paperwork done via a "registered importer" what a crock of shite!
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Posted 17 July 2009 - 07:55 AM

http://i.ebayimg.com/04/!BWiYpqg!mk~$(KG...

Now without looking looking at the linky, Try and have a guess what this is first, I was thinking Avenger'ish.

MK2 Escort?
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Posted 17 July 2009 - 12:47 PM

MK2 Escort FO'SHO'.What makes it look weird, apart from the eye-stabbingly awful bodykit and Subaru rear wong, are the rear lights. I wonder what they are from? They are a lot larger than the standard units.
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Posted 17 July 2009 - 12:48 PM

http://cgi.ebay.co.u... ... mobiles_UK?
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Blimey that's an early one. The colour suits it really well like that Terracotta they first came in - really period.

Actually when I was little a neighbour had a Mk2 van in that blue and it absolutely stank on hot days. There must have been some rancid chemical in that shade of paint!
I dont no wot there worth tbh mate only wont it for pre 68 obvserly lol hav u got any pics plz mate

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 12:52 PM

What makes it look weird, apart from the eye-stabbingly awful bodykit and Subaru rear wong, are the rear lights. I wonder what they are from? They are a lot larger than the standard units.

Cavalier/Manta, mounted upside down?

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 01:23 PM

Wheres Regie Rit when you need him for a tail light ID?

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 02:10 PM

Are they BMW E21 lights on upside down?

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 02:28 PM

Hmmm, I'm also thinking Manta (upside down):

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 03:32 PM

Legendary Rover 800 hoarder "VeryTallBrad" is selling this peach of a Mk1 Metro. How could even Pog resist?!

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 03:43 PM

How could even Pog resist?!

Pretty easily! Clean as that Metro may be I'd still rather slam my tackle in the fridge door (repeatedly) than actually own it.

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 04:59 PM

That is proper clean, we had it out for Ashes to Ashes. No idea he was selling it....

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 05:37 PM

Metro seller quote:

Why am I selling?

To make some space for my collection which is far too big.


Yeah, well, with aiming to own an example of every spec/engine size combination of a mass market car at the same time, you will get that....

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Posted 17 July 2009 - 05:41 PM

This looks tasty 8)
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Posted 17 July 2009 - 08:43 PM

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Interesting thing. Kippered turbo though.
Can't imagine these being highly enjoyable to drive anywhere quickly anyway...

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Interesting bit of lateral thinking on the wheels, bet you could get a set for £3.68 on the bay. Works for me.




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