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slammervan
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 11:54 am

gun metal grey. mat black roof and bumpers. red trim..
what you think??
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slammervan
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 11:55 am

it will look a bit like this.......................
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 12:28 pm

slammervan wrote:
it will look a bit like this.......................
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I am like that alot!! afro
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 12:33 pm

sexxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx!!

so are you going to keep the wheels you have already?

are you going to get some more Porsche bits from that lady?
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 12:43 pm

haha, the extra vents look f**king ace! Awesome man... Its nice to see you are still on the case!
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dubberatlast
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 12:50 pm

Doing well bud finished by next week then lol!
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vwbeetlebum
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 1:24 pm

I agree, love that extra vent. Smile
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slammervan
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 2:04 pm

yeah i would.. but im snowboarding next week lol! lol!
nah im going keep my brabus rims on there as ive never seen any vw with them on. and they will be perfect foy the power i wont to be putting throu them next year. afro
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 7:41 pm

looking good afro
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 8:43 pm

slammervan wrote:
yeah i would.. but im snowboarding next week lol! lol!
nah im going keep my brabus rims on there as ive never seen any vw with them on. and they will be perfect foy the power i wont to be putting throu them next year. afro
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nice rimmage afro
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 8:54 pm

spennyp wrote:
slammervan wrote:
yeah i would.. but im snowboarding next week lol! lol!
nah im going keep my brabus rims on there as ive never seen any vw with them on. and they will be perfect foy the power i wont to be putting throu them next year. afro
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nice rimmage afro

Pardon

lol! lol! lol!

Sorry
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thecrewkid
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 9:03 pm

Was it the FULL SIDE PANEL of a panel van you got from Mr S if so can i be rude and ask how much it was please Shocked
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 9:04 pm

Oh and it's coming on well bud Cool afro
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 9:05 pm

1584cc wrote:
spennyp wrote:
slammervan wrote:
yeah i would.. but im snowboarding next week lol! lol!
nah im going keep my brabus rims on there as ive never seen any vw with them on. and they will be perfect foy the power i wont to be putting throu them next year. afro
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nice rimmage afro

Pardon

lol! lol! lol!

Sorry

lol!
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slammervan
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 10:45 pm

Yeah its going well i would say ive got three evenings left of welding, then bring on the preping... oh the joy..
the pannels are for a split and they are top half offside rear only. nos parts £35 they are strenthened behind as well..
im playing it to have it club debut at the prome..... How exciting.. lol!
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyFri Feb 16, 2007 11:23 pm

Like the rims, very original in the dub world!! afro
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slammervan
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Male Number of posts : 696
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 07, 2007 12:10 pm

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i had to swap the vents round as the pannels were only rear offside ones..
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now the engine strip down
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 07, 2007 10:25 pm

Looking good dude Wink
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slammervan
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptySun Dec 09, 2007 11:42 pm

ive just found some pic's
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have started boarding the inside. over xmas see if i can make a interia for the van.
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyMon Dec 10, 2007 1:28 pm

Your van is right no so many levels bud!
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slammervan
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyTue Jan 08, 2008 1:17 pm

jobs that still need dong. or parts tha have now broke since its been on the road again!
sort surface rust coming throu in small areas on the body=done
re-tune and check mpg=done mpg is still rubbish might as well use a v8 range as a every day car lol! but running well having loads of fun at the moment in the bus in the wet and the dry scaring girlfriend and friends who dont believe campers should go sidway.
windscreen leaking like a sive! (puddles in the morning on both side)+ new seal bought.
fix horn= horn has been drowned=so bought bull horn afro lol!
window mechnism broke on driverside=bought!
all bits bought yesterday so should be here tomoro..

finish off boarding and carpeting inside of back=been to bloody cold/to hung over lol!
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slammervan
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyTue Jan 08, 2008 1:20 pm

jobs that still need dong. or parts tha have now broke since its been on the road again!
sort surface rust coming throu in small areas on the body=done
re-tune and check mpg=done mpg is still rubbish might as well use a v8 range as a every day car lol! but running well having loads of fun at the moment in the bus in the wet and the dry scaring girlfriend and friends who dont believe campers should go sidway.
windscreen leaking like a sive! (puddles in the morning on both side)+ new seal bought.
fix horn= horn has been drowned=so bought bull horn afro lol!
window mechnism broke on driverside=bought!
all bits bought yesterday so should be here tomoro..

finish off boarding and carpeting inside of back=been to bloody cold/to hung over lol!
sort some heating out=bought a large blanket.
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slammervan
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Male Number of posts : 696
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyWed Feb 13, 2008 11:12 pm

Fitted my new spax adjustable shocks today, on the instructions they said set them to the softest then fit them and try them and adjust them in stages of 4 twists at a time until you get the right ride.. sod that i need them as hard as they can go to stop the thing using the tyres as the bump stops. so set them as hard as they can go, then try them.. took it out for a spin hard as you like... no scrubbing sweet. right pull over turn them back a few turns see how that rides... they started scrubbing over harsh bumps, so turned them up 2 turns.. perfect no scrubbing and one turn left. wil need to buy the gf sports bra and a gum shield but it has sorted my problem and riders like a bumpy dream. hopefully now i can drop the front the rest of the way and start filing the back full of bits to level her out..
plus buy a new exshaust as mine has started to crack, just what i needed. looking at the muffler scoops has got as that looks wicka and sounds great. but its going to burn another hole in my pocket.. any one know the cheapest place? or has a second hand one? ps scoops would you swap urs for a short stinger or a cracked twin quite pack?? lol!
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyThu Feb 14, 2008 6:50 am

You got it sorted then dude.. afro afro afro
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slammervan
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Male Number of posts : 696
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PostSubject: Re: 73 panel van   73 panel van - Page 2 EmptyTue Mar 18, 2008 3:02 pm

Bought a new muffler the other day so cracked on with a few jobs that i wanted to get done on the van.
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Fitted, apparently the guy at cool air told me that these had good ground clearance....... hmmmm
so out came the hack saw..
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now re tunned and changed spark.
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now a bit more carpeting over the boards i did last year
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and fitted this in a handy place lol!
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