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Offline shepgti

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MK1 GX project - Up for sale
« on: 31 January 2010, 17:36 »
well i couldnt stand just owning a rover  :sick:  so a new dub project had to be bought in the shape of my 21st b'day present  :cool:

so here it is:





















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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #1 on: 31 January 2010, 17:40 »
Nice one shep, have fun with it :afro:
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Offline dan_apps

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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #2 on: 31 January 2010, 17:41 »
whats the plans then Shep?

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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #3 on: 31 January 2010, 17:41 »
good luck, rover 16v lump transplant :afro:

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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #4 on: 31 January 2010, 17:41 »
Looks pretty straight and a good base for a project.

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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #5 on: 31 January 2010, 17:42 »
I have only just finished reading the for sale thread for this and up it pops in the dub rides section  :grin:

Looks a great project, good luck with it  :smiley:
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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #6 on: 31 January 2010, 17:43 »
good luck, rover 16v lump transplant :afro:

haha i have all the gear but no idea  :grin: :grin:


whats the plans then Shep?

not too sure on any real plans yet other than getting the shell solid and poss sending the engine off to be reconditioned.

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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #7 on: 31 January 2010, 17:43 »
I have only just finished reading the for sale thread for this and up it pops in the dub rides section  :grin:

Looks a great project, good luck with it  :smiley:

 :grin: :grin:  cant hang about with these things

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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #8 on: 31 January 2010, 17:54 »
nice one on getting it... i was intrested.. but over a 2 hour drive.. and 5 door put me off :D cant wait to see what you can come up with :d

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Re: MK1 GX project
« Reply #9 on: 31 January 2010, 17:57 »
more doors = more whores  :grin:
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But for the purest engine experience, displacement has no replacement. All other methods are simply attempts to artificially recreate the benefits of displacement.