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    Thread: How about the official Madison thread?!?

    1. Member kweetech's Avatar
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      01-06-2004 10:50 PM #76
      Quote, originally posted by brendo »
      and a '73 Honda CL 350 needing a full restore that I planned on doing this winter, too. I guess there's still time.

      Need something to ride when the wife has the v-rod?
      And don't remind us about your heated garage......mines heated too, for about a one foot radius around my space heater
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    2. 01-07-2004 01:29 PM #77
      Quote, originally posted by brendo »
      Specially when you have a heated garage
      .

      Anything but heated, my friend. I wear double pants, two t shirts a sweater and a jacket. When I replaced the oil pan it was so cold I couldn't touch it with my hands, I had to hold it up with my elbow while tightening the 20 or so bolts that hold it.
      Last night I finally ot the AC completely out, it was sweet!!!! [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      01-07-2004 02:26 PM #78
      lol I did the Manifold swap in my driveway last week ... it wasnt to cold tho only like 20deg ... But having a corn field in the back yard we get some winds LOL YEHAW .. What sucks is now there is to much snow to go out and swap it back .....

    4. 01-07-2004 07:29 PM #79
      A few years back my dad and I replaced the tranny in a jetta about this time of year. His garage was not heated - the whole swap took us about 3 weeks. We would work on a couple of bolts a night and then go back inside to warm up until the next day.

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      01-07-2004 09:45 PM #80
      halla at ya boy
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      01-09-2004 04:43 PM #81
      My bro has a heated garage, but I don't think he knows what its for! He needs to not let the the fiancee park in there, then I can have room to work on my car, dammit! (btw, I'm the best man , anybody up for a bachelor party ?!)


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    7. 01-09-2004 08:02 PM #82
      Quote, originally posted by Mechorg »
      (btw, I'm the best man , anybody up for a bachelor party ?!)
      Modified by Mechorg at 9:45 PM 1-9-2004

      When and where ? Damn I'm thirsty


      Modified by pacobonnin at 1:03 AM 1-10-2004

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      01-10-2004 11:53 AM #83
      I think altezza's are starting to infest some madison area dubs. Saw two of them yesterday.

    9. 01-10-2004 04:47 PM #84
      Quote, originally posted by GTIturbo6400 »
      I think altezza's are starting to infest some madison area dubs. Saw two of them yesterday.


      I've seen a dark blue beetle with them , you can't tell if the car is coming or going [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG]

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      01-10-2004 05:06 PM #85
      Quote, originally posted by pacobonnin »
      I've seen a dark blue beetle with them , you can't tell if the car is coming or going [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG]

      Yeah I see her all the time down on campus. Makes me cry.

    11. 01-10-2004 07:32 PM #86
      oh man...i think i know who owns that beetle...
      where do you see this beetle...west side or east side?

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      01-10-2004 10:37 PM #87
      I just see her down on campus, usually on university ave.

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      01-11-2004 06:37 PM #88
      Saw a couple new dubs I haven't seen yet today. The first was a MKIII black GTI w/ Hella dual rounds. [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] The second was a silver New beetle w/ some sort of ram air hood, a humongous tach on the dash, and some sort of wing on the back. [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG]

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      01-11-2004 08:18 PM #89
      Quote, originally posted by GTIturbo6400 »
      The second was a silver New beetle w/ some sort of ram air hood, a humongous tach on the dash, and some sort of wing on the back. [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthdown.gif[/IMG]

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    15. 01-12-2004 09:39 AM #90
      I'm staying with my cousin in Fitchburg for the week and in his apt. parking lot (Sun Valley) I see a dark red 2.0 GTI with a exhaust, and a Navy Blue mk4 Jetta with Monte Carlos. any one?

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      01-13-2004 06:44 PM #91
      Page 2?

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      01-13-2004 06:50 PM #92
      anybody wanna buy a rabbit
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      01-13-2004 06:59 PM #93
      Quote, originally posted by gtiordie »
      anybody wanna buy a rabbit

      Whats wrong with it?

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      01-13-2004 07:13 PM #94
      Quote, originally posted by Cabby-Blitz »
      Whats wrong with it?

      Not too much.....interior is kind of stripped, body is very clean...needs clutch, has fn tranny (I have a good 2y tranny and new 16v clutch), has a miss I haven't investigated yet....runs and drives though...lots of new parts, and its very clean rust wise...
      Was going to be a full blown project, but I have a short attention span, plus I'm getting married in a few months, yada yada yada...
      So I'll sell it if I get the right offer....or fix a few things and drive it...
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      01-13-2004 07:18 PM #95
      I think there's a pic somewhere on this thread...
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      01-13-2004 07:27 PM #96
      Does the car have heat that works? That would be my major concern because well my car doesnt and I would have to find one that does.
      What you looking to get for it?


      Modified by Cabby-Blitz at 6:48 PM 1-13-2004

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      01-13-2004 10:27 PM #97

      It has heat, not the strongest I've seen but it'll keep you warm....
      IM with an offer and we'll see....I can't let it go too cheap, its worth more to me to fix it up a bit I guess...I don't know...
      BTW...I have all the interior pieces and it doesn't come with clutch/tranny/euro injection..that's extra...
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      01-13-2004 11:34 PM #98
      Tsk, tsk, tsk. So soon? If I had the room I'd buy it right back...but alas...

      And inside...still in the works, but...
      BEN'S VEEDUB SHOP
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      ..i'll put firecrackers in your nutsack..and blow your ball$ all over your pants..

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      01-13-2004 11:35 PM #99
      Just curious, if I recall my MK1 history, Rabbits from '79 on were made in the US (except for my old '79 Diesel Rabbit which was German made) and they went to the square headlights. Is this correct? And, more importantly for me, can a square headlight one be converted to the round lights? Just curious....I'd love a Rabbit Racer/project but, as noted above, my MKIII is a project enough

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      01-13-2004 11:43 PM #100
      Yes they can be converted to single rounds with new fenders, grill and core support

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