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    1. Member RafCarre12's Avatar
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      01-27-2008 06:52 PM #1
      I picked up this 71 square on ebay earlier in the week and went and got it yesterday. it has dual carbs and a swapped out tranny with a shifter with really nice short throws that seems to be geared for the highway... third gear likes to get up there. Anyway, it drove the 140+ miles beautifully while doing about 70 the entire way. I don't know what engine it is because I couldn't find it but I'll make sure to look it up maybe.
      Thought I'd share some pictures.







      And yes, I was kidding about the engine. [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]


      Modified by RafCarre12 at 12:30 PM 4-17-2010

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      01-27-2008 07:11 PM #2
      see sig.


      Modified by Sebeck1 at 7:13 PM 1-27-2008

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      01-27-2008 07:13 PM #3
      Glad to see it's home!!! Congrats again!! [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      01-27-2008 07:24 PM #4
      so awesome raf.
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      lol an owner of a MK3 and then MKV has no right to speak in public.
      you drive an egg on wheels. eggman.

    5. 01-27-2008 07:40 PM #5
      Can't wait to drive it [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
      BrOkE BaLLeR

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      01-27-2008 07:42 PM #6
      Sweet, cant wait to see it slammed [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      01-27-2008 08:01 PM #7
      amazing!!!!
      great addition to your family haha.
      how does lady like it???
      cant wait to see this at par!! [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
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      Lets all just go back to talking about how awesome the mk2 is and how nothing else can compare.

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      01-27-2008 08:19 PM #8
      i love air-cooleds, congrats man
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    9. 01-27-2008 08:52 PM #9
      woo woo. [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
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      01-27-2008 09:25 PM #10
      Congrats on your purchase. It looks like a clean car.

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      01-27-2008 09:59 PM #11
      Congrats bro! I got some cinder blocks and plywood....LET"S JUMP IT!!!!!!!!!!!!

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      01-27-2008 10:01 PM #12
      Nice! It looks great.

    13. 01-27-2008 10:07 PM #13
      pretty crappy purchase

    14. 01-27-2008 10:11 PM #14
      [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

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      01-28-2008 09:39 AM #15
      Quote, originally posted by RafCarre12 »

      That MKIV (sitting on "Gangster Hubs") on the right ruined this picture.

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      01-28-2008 09:45 AM #16
      Quote, originally posted by Dr. Shakalu »
      That MKIV (sitting on "Gangster Hubs") on the right ruined this picture.

      Gotta have a reliable parts runner.... You should know....

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      01-28-2008 03:33 PM #17
      Thanks for the nice comments. I can't wait to start working on this thing! [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

    18. 01-28-2008 07:03 PM #18
      Looks good man, keep us updated!

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      01-29-2008 10:13 PM #19
      Finally cleaned out the garage enough so it fits in there. It won't be sleeping outside anymore.

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      01-30-2008 09:21 AM #20
      isnt it great when the older car gets the garage?
      nice find, it looks real clean

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      01-30-2008 10:06 AM #21
      nice !
      Im not usually a fan of late model squares , but that one sure is clean, nice find
      time to lower it [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
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      01-30-2008 10:07 AM #22
      Quote, originally posted by -DOOMED- »
      time to lower it [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

      x1000

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      01-31-2008 05:05 PM #23
      Definitely lowering it, maybe not this but next weekend, i'm going to be hitting up Harry's U Pull it on Saturday morning to see if i can pick up any cool bits and to drop off some wheels I'm selling. [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]

    24. 01-31-2008 05:13 PM #24
      mk2's are for suckers anyway
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      02-02-2008 05:41 PM #25
      Went to Harry's U Pull in PA and picked up some 5x205 steelies to play with. Hey, you can't beat wheels for $6 a pop!

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