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Old 11-23-2006, 05:14 PM   #141
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i had a 98 neon r/t modded. 88 jeep wrangler -restored, 87 jeep cherokee mud junk
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Old 11-23-2006, 05:23 PM   #142
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1997 Escort
1986 Tempo
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Old 11-23-2006, 05:33 PM   #143
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i had a 1986 acura integra... the firs year they were ever built... great little car.. paid 100 bucks for it, and beat the crap out of it every day... shoulda kept it..

a 1993 ford explorer xlt... biggerst piece of crap.. though i never had many problems with it, except for brakes, leaky sunroof, cracked leather front drivers seat, holes in the rear panels, suspension that would never stay aligned, horrible braking system9even after replacng rotors and calipers, HORRIBLE gas mileage.. about 10 to the gallon... a fuel gauge that never worked from day one.... bad oxygen sensors all the dam time.. went out more than i changed my shorts...

and then the focus...

only gripes are the lack of power from the 2.0 zetec... but more money should take care of that problem down the road
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Old 11-23-2006, 07:19 PM   #144
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1. 1972 GMC truck
2. 1988 Ranger
3. 1997 Ranger
4. 2003 Ranger sup cab 3.0 slow
5. 1985 Chevy S10 355 V8 power glide trans
6. 1974 Vw Super Beetle scat 1915 cc with to many mods
7. 2005 Ranger Edge sup cab 4.0 man i miss that truck
8. The black hole aka 2006 zx3
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Old 11-24-2006, 12:11 AM   #145
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First: 1977 red Volkswagen Scirocco, I STILL miss that car, it had brown leather bucket seats and had a distinctive peachy smell from past air fresheners.

The Red One...

Also, I'll be keeping an eye out in 2008 for the new Scirocco!!

Second: 1991 Dodge Dakota
Third: Some year Volkswagen Beetle (my friend would always turn on the hazard lights
while I attempted to go up hill, it was a battle)

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Fifth: 1991 Chevrolet Caprice (the only ATX of the group)
Sixth: 2006 Ford Focus ZX3 S (mmmmm, Focus!)
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Old 11-24-2006, 12:13 AM   #146
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before my focus i had a 2001 honda civic -- pretty nice :-)
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Old 11-24-2006, 12:30 AM   #147
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My SVTF was just added to the pack. At the time of purchase, I had a '99 Lightning, '99 Wrangler, '01 Explorer. The Jeep and Explorer are the daily drivers.
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Old 11-24-2006, 12:46 AM   #148
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Old 11-24-2006, 01:22 AM   #149
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1st car: 1997 Black F150 XLT, had Rancho Adjustable shocks (in cabin with 2 gauges and button to pump up shocks and 2 buttons to relive front or rear) full K&N intake (made the thing sound and preform totally different) harley davidson f150 3rd brake light, harley nurf bars, a nice bed cover(not a cap) and some nice all terrains.

2nd: 1996 civic EX, blew engine (bought not knowing it burnt oil), rebuilt engine in garage, got head milled, cylinders bored, intake, header, highflow cat, cat back exhaust, all new bushings, new clutch, pressure plate, flywheel. very fun car to drive.

3rd: 03 SVTF with AEM CAI, euro rear wiper, SAP diffuser, shorty ant. soon to have nice tires for summer, and then painting wheels gloss black and lowering. (After winter of coarse)
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Old 11-24-2006, 01:44 AM   #150
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Just prior to my '03 Focus ZTW, I drove a 2000 Audi A6 Avant. Great car to drive, but since it has 68K when I bought it a year and a half earlier, it needed fairly frequent repairs. And those repairs were ALWAYS over $1,000. --- each time.
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