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Old 08-26-2011, 08:01 AM   #6021
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OMFG @ that ZX2...i mean why
the wheels are kinda nice, only thing going for it
and the fricken spoiler isnt even mounted rite..but ready for take off, looks like he had a few crash landings

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Old 08-26-2011, 08:09 AM   #6022
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True confessions time. When I was a sixteen year old punk rocker, I did this to a poor, innocent Mercury Comet:







The words "Die With Dignity" were painted on the rear deck lid in huge, red letters.

Our neighbors must have been so happy to have this thing parked on our street.
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Old 08-27-2011, 01:23 AM   #6023
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Oh wow, those hoodpins are bad ass!

I need to get a pic of a miata at work where someone drove a wood screw through the top corner of the front bumper, and then slapped a bunch of bondo over it and threw up some white paint over it....then the bondo patch popped off exposing the wood screw. It's great. Poor Miata.
sadly there is a shop in my town that does all body kits with wood and drywall screws
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Old 08-27-2011, 01:24 AM   #6024
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That poor car probably look good when it was first done but it has not aged well. I hate it when kids buy pretty nice cars and then just trash them with no respect for what they were.
Yep I hate kids who buy or get a already souped cars and trucks. They don't know how much money, and hours went into the build and the race them around town like it's their own. An usually tare'em up.

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sadly there is a shop in my town that does all body kits with wood and drywall screws
Wait, really?! And people really take cars to this place. Kinda wounder who should be put into a mental hospital??
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Old 08-27-2011, 01:29 AM   #6025
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sorry i shouldn't throw her under the bus as i have yet to ask her about it but the rs badge bugged me same with the non functional hood scoop
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Old 08-27-2011, 01:31 AM   #6026
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Wait, really?! And people really take cars to this place. Kinda wounder who should be put into a mental hospital??
yep sadly he always has people in there getting kits or rims
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Old 08-27-2011, 01:39 AM   #6027
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yep sadly he always has people in there getting kits or rims
That is totally bizarre. Do his customers know the body kits they're paying for are made out of wood? Does this shop have a Web site? I'd love to see how they describe their services!
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Old 08-27-2011, 03:00 AM   #6028
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And that badge to the left of the license plate said "5-speed" lolz.
Believe it or not Ford actually did use "5-speed" badges on some of their vehicles(although the ZX-2 wasn't one of them).

Back in the early to mid 1980s those badges were used on the Ford Escort/Mercury Lynx,Ford EXP/Mercury LN7 and the Ford Tempo/Mercury Topaz. The reason for this was because at the time the standard transmission was Ford's 4-spd OD "Fuel Saver" manual transmission. However,customers could order the 5-spd manual as an extra cost option and as thus,those vehicles that had it had a "5-speed" badge located on the trunklid under the vehicle's nameplate.
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Old 08-27-2011, 04:25 AM   #6029
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Well.. that badge may have been cool in the '80's.. but it is tacky as sh!t now. Lol.
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