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Old 07-06-2010, 12:28 AM   #5061
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Hey guys, what if I buy a Volvo C30? That would be like having a Focus RS...
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^^I've seen pics of that done before and it looked really cool. I don't remember what was used to make it though
I think there's a company called Killer Glass that makes clear tubing sets (vehicle specific) for coolant lines.
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Old 07-06-2010, 03:54 AM   #5063
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Hey guys, what if I buy a Volvo C30? That would be like having a Focus RS...
C30 would be so sick they are bad ass looking , well and a undercover RS
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oh and not sure if you all made a thread yet but who is all going to the TPS show
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I was trying to stay more on the cheaper side of doing it lol.

The plexiglass kits cost BANK.
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Old 07-06-2010, 08:15 PM   #5066
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got the o2 fixed today for $45...just added a new bung on the header before the flange that bolts to the cat, so far no cel and i've driven over 50 miles

i'm not going to tps, little short on cash this month plus i need to do more to her before i show it off

my next car i want a volvo c70 so i think you should do it scott
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Old 07-06-2010, 08:25 PM   #5067
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I was trying to stay more on the cheaper side of doing it lol.

The plexiglass kits cost BANK.
I think the issue is not just heat, but pressure. Regular coolant hoses have braided threads all thru them to keep the hoses from expanding and blowing out. I don't think the clear vinyl tubes would withstand that pressure. Just think about how much pressure is released when you take off the radiator cap when the engine's hot.

Scotty "No-Car" signing off...
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ok so i know i have been on here in a couple days... so i have raced an M3. pretty awsome. a GTI. raped him. and another zx3 with dual exhausts and lets just say i am glad i have an svt lol if you want details i can pm you cause i cant post speeds and what not. but i was very surprised about the M3 and the GTI
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ok so i know i have been on here in a couple days... so i have raced an M3. pretty awsome. a GTI. raped him. and another zx3 with dual exhausts and lets just say i am glad i have an svt lol if you want details i can pm you cause i cant post speeds and what not. but i was very surprised about the M3 and the GTI
you and I need to 'meet up'
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