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#10411

Posted 3 weeks ago

Let me try this again (since photobucket no longer lets me upload photos):

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#10412

Posted 3 weeks ago

Did a couple things this week. My wing kept bugging me as the riser was constantly losing screws and falling off so I removed the wing. Then I decided not to fix it and just replace it with something else, so I did... with a low rise Evo X wing. It fit perfectly so this week I plan to respray the trunk and the wing. I also had a spare set of tails so I made a set of all reds out of bordeom lol.

 

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#10413

Posted 3 weeks ago

All red looks really good, not a fan of the wing though. Looks out of place, not because of the mismatched color but shape.

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#10414

Posted 3 weeks ago Edited by MindCorrupt, 3 weeks ago.

Fresh off the boat. 99 Series 8 RX7 Type RB.

 

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#10415

Posted 3 weeks ago Edited by Pat, 3 weeks ago.

I hit junkyard paydirt today. An E34 came up at a junkyard after an engine fire, and it was owned by an enthusiast with plenty of goodies left:

 

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OEM mudflaps (worth ~$100 - yes, there are people that will pay that much for mudflaps for some reason), Euro sport wheel (worth ~$200... assuming I don't keep it, which I'm really tempted to), M5 rear plate filler (worth ~$100), E34-specific floormats (only the driver and rear passengers - front passenger melted in the fire; no idea how much they're worth ~$24 apparently, but I'm keeping them for my own car anyway), two road triangles (keeping the smaller toolkit one, no idea what the bigger, blue case one is worth yet), another one of those sh*tty OEM cupholders (will likely do a giveaway for it in the E34 facebook group like I did last year, because I f*cking hate those things), and new emblems. And I paid $75 altogether, $60 of which was for the steering wheel & airbag.

 

Pretty f*cking good day.

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#10416

Posted 3 weeks ago

2016 Dodge Charger SRT 392

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#10417

Posted 2 weeks ago

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Hanging out at Timmies with my dad
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#10418

Posted 2 weeks ago

Bought this today, it's a 1995 BMW 740i. Bought it for next to nothing. Needs a little tidying, but shouldn't be anything too serious.

 

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#10419

Posted 2 weeks ago Edited by Pat, 2 weeks ago.

What color is that? My first guess would be Islandgrun, but it seems brighter than that. Looks great, though. I would be very interested in picking up an E38 some time in the future if not for the fact that they're exclusively automatics here in the US; I've already vowed to myself that the next car I buy absolutely will not be an automatic, unless it's just some insane deal that I couldn't pass up.

 

Edit: so, this happened tonight:

 

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The truck's alternator died and we couldn't find the tow strap, so we had to improvise with a coil of braided cable. A rare example of an old BMW towing something instead of being towed itself.

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#10420

Posted 2 weeks ago Edited by Plage, 2 weeks ago.

Finally got me a single slot garage which is not so easy if you live in a flat in a big city.

 

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#10421

Posted 2 weeks ago

What color is that? My first guess would be Islandgrun, but it seems brighter than that. Looks great, though. I would be very interested in picking up an E38 some time in the future if not for the fact that they're exclusively automatics here in the US; I've already vowed to myself that the next car I buy absolutely will not be an automatic, unless it's just some insane deal that I couldn't pass up.


It's Ascot Green. Bit of a meh colour in my opinion. Only paid 800 for this, so I'm a happy camper

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#10422

Posted 2 weeks ago

Bought this today, it's a 1995 BMW 740i. Bought it for next to nothing. Needs a little tidying, but shouldn't be anything too serious.

 

What an astonishingly beautiful vehicle (in my eyes).

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#10423

Posted 2 weeks ago Edited by -Silence*, 2 weeks ago.

Painted the wing & top of the trunk to repair the damage from the old one, really glad with how it turned out. 

 

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#10424

Posted 2 weeks ago Edited by Android, 2 weeks ago.

After dealing with this for 4-5 days...

 

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...it was nice to finally get it running

 

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The starter took a sh*t on me randomly a week ago or so and was basically f*cked, so my uncle helped me get a new one and we replaced it. Only reason why it took so long was because of one stupid bolt that was rusted and tight, and it's in such a tight area that it was incredibly difficult. 

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#10425

Posted A week ago Edited by HeavyDuke, A week ago.

So now that painting is in progress, the all new fresh decals are all delivered for the 1986 WS6 Trans Am.

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You wouldn't believe how hard it was to find a brand new Pontiac badge in chrome/black background. 

 

Also got two other Pontiac badges restored which will be placed on the engine valve covers. I like details like that on engines. IMO the engine of a car should look at least as good as the car it self.

 

 

Also for those who like to see how things are made, i'll make a topic later on in a few weeks how i'm creating a brand new aero wrap around spoiler from fiberglass. For example this is the mold that i made a short while back, which is now being used to create said fiberglass spoiler. 

 

Bottom side on the left, topside right. That huge red thing on the wall is the very large hood of the car.

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Orginally i thought of making a carbon spoiler, however with this spoiler design it wouldn't have been that much of a better choice for strenght, a lot more expensive and i would have painted it black anyway, because Carbon on a 80's car looks off.

 

Also i won't be using the cheaper matting you see most often used, i'll be using high quality fiberglass cloth.

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#10426

Posted A week ago

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#10427

Posted 5 days ago Edited by Milfrah, 5 days ago.

Just picked up this 2017 Chevy Spark. It's small, clunky, and weird but kind of cute. Has one of those CV transmissions which always feel weird to me. This car has almost no options. It's taking me awhile to get used to the crank windows and manual locks lol..I had a 2002 Buick that I bought in March that was supposed to be my "winter car" but the engine blew up for no apparent reason. Whoever had it before must've beat the piss out of it. My bad for not having it properly inspected by my own mechanic before buying it. Ugh. Anyways, I want to garage my G8 for the winter and can't do it with the Buick now. Went to a Chevy dealership and got a pretty good deal on this thing.

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#10428

Posted 4 days ago

Just picked up this 2017 Chevy Spark. It's small, clunky, and weird but kind of cute.

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Looks like a Bmw i3

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#10429

Posted 4 days ago

Picked up this cracker of a car.

 

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Only 90k KM.

 

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It has become a lovely shopping cart.

 

At home in Mosman.

 

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Front view.

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Some much-needed treatment at Sandersons Rushcutters Bay.

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Happy and safe driving!

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#10430

Posted 3 days ago

The only fatality in my town from Irma

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#10431

Posted 3 days ago

The only fatality in my town from Irma



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Buy some red vinyl and stick it over it. Done.


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#10432

Posted 3 days ago

I kept most of the broken pieces so I taped them together & stuck them back in with electrical tape. It's not brand new but it works and I haven't been stopped by the police yet so I must be doing something right.
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#10433

Posted 3 days ago

Well hey, it's not stupid if it works. But it's still a boxy piece of crap.

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#10434

Posted 2 days ago

Put the car up on the Dyno today for my baseline numbers before I start modding it.
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Not too bad of numbers for stock.
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