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    Chck this out:

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    "The rough, hard idle swells up and out from under the car, ricochets off other cars, and rams into the ears of the driver, the spectators. You think twice about a 383 Road Runner, but a hemi only once -- and let it pass."

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    thing...lozzzzzzzz
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    The car's body is in very good condition. It has no evidence of welding or cutting.

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    "The rough, hard idle swells up and out from under the car, ricochets off other cars, and rams into the ears of the driver, the spectators. You think twice about a 383 Road Runner, but a hemi only once -- and let it pass."

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    Check this out, the back seats can be 'laid' down to turn it into a transport bed. How cool is that?!

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    "The rough, hard idle swells up and out from under the car, ricochets off other cars, and rams into the ears of the driver, the spectators. You think twice about a 383 Road Runner, but a hemi only once -- and let it pass."

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    @psyborg
    nice spotttin......i saw ur car at kamal'z work shop
    main bhi sajid say hi vw ka kam kerwata hooon....
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    whos Kamal?
    "The rough, hard idle swells up and out from under the car, ricochets off other cars, and rams into the ears of the driver, the spectators. You think twice about a 383 Road Runner, but a hemi only once -- and let it pass."

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    Needs a (good)
    "restoration"
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    @PsyBorg
    jasim i also saw this type thing near guruMandir but it was all ok and in running condition

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    nice VW jeep
    Ahsan Qureshi

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    @psyborg...
    nice work... keep it up...
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    anyone know what happened to this car? the soft-top frame looked real good on this one (better than mine) and i'd be interested to buy it if the car is now dead.
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    if anyone is still listening out there i'd also be interested in the clamp & wingnut for the spare tyre (in the bonnet), as seen in the 7th picture in this thread.
    1. A car is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it, 2. Resale wont save your life in an accident, 3. Genius has limits, stupidity has none, 4. Never argue with an idiot, they will bring you down to their level & beat you with experience, 5. Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young! 6. انّا للہ و انّا الیہ راجعون

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    Quote Originally Posted by Storm View Post
    if anyone is still listening out there i'd also be interested in the clamp & wingnut for the spare tyre (in the bonnet), as seen in the 7th picture in this thread.
    Dont wait for someone from the blue to come and help you with this one. THING is a very little known vintage here in Pakistan so the chances to get a wingnut/clamp are meak. Take the driving seat, make use of google, find out the dimensions/sizes of the wingnut/clamp and get one fabricated (if not possible to import).

    If you cant find a fabricator to do the job for you, drop me the research/measurements/specs. I would get one fabricated here in Multan for you from Ustaad Hashim.

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