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    Thread: Found a pretty sweet defender collection

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      09-18-2011 10:28 PM #1
      Don't see these too much in the states












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      09-18-2011 10:37 PM #2
      Turbo diesel Defender?

      Yes please.
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      People always like to throw around words like "no" and "title" or "illegal" or "feds", but at the end of the day, they're just words.

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      09-18-2011 11:44 PM #3
      1974 they stopped making them , resumed in 1993 but then the regs in 1998 requiring airbags up front, door beams etc, proved too costly for the small numbers being sold here. I will tell you, theres no fewer than 6 defender 110 diesels on my block alone. They're a ten pence a dozen.
      who's driving the dreambus?

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      09-18-2011 11:49 PM #4
      Mind if I ask where that is? I know there's a guy in Georgia that imports a bunch of European offroaders, just wondering if its the same or another person.

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      09-18-2011 11:51 PM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by 16v_43v3r View Post
      Turbo diesel Defender?
      The only way to go.
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      09-19-2011 12:11 AM #6
      That many Land Rovers?


      This person is obviously mentally unstable.

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      09-19-2011 12:21 AM #7
      where is this place ?

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      Some American, British, German, and a bunch of Japanese.
      09-19-2011 12:28 AM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by tip View Post
      The only way to go.
      Especially with an Isuzu Turbo Diesel...
      Lots of VW stuff|Rare Scirocco parts!
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      09-19-2011 12:36 AM #9
      I spy a chevy, i guess every land rover enthusiast needs a mode of reliable transportation

      Seriously though, I love the defenders

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      09-19-2011 12:52 AM #10
      if there is a zombie apocalypse, this place may become one of my stops on the way to wherever life take me..

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      09-19-2011 12:52 AM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by Demo24 View Post
      Mind if I ask where that is? I know there's a guy in Georgia that imports a bunch of European offroaders, just wondering if its the same or another person.
      I think I know this guy, he had a forward control in his front yard for a few years, I bought a Volvo w/VW D24T from him and a set of swampers, he had a Morris Clubman His wife bought and brought back, Very cool guy but not the same as OP's pics

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      09-19-2011 01:58 AM #12
      Is that Will Tillery's place?
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      09-19-2011 02:12 AM #13
      Nice collection!

      Lucky the owner didn't defend his Defender collection and you trespassing.
      I really wish everyone would update their location in their profile!

      Someone buy my car already!!

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      09-19-2011 02:15 AM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by unimogken View Post
      Nice collection!

      Lucky the owner didn't defend his Defender collection and you trespassing.

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      09-19-2011 02:34 AM #15
      Quote Originally Posted by Harv View Post
      That many Land Rovers?


      This person is obviously mentally unstable.
      This way he has a running car at least half the time.

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      09-19-2011 06:41 AM #16
      It is in NC. He imports and sells them apparently
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      09-19-2011 07:48 AM #17
      I see defenders about every other day here in Birmingham because of this place, Red Mountain Rovers. http://rmr4x4.com/web/home



      *Not affiliated with dealer, they just tend to have some cool inventory

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      09-19-2011 07:51 AM #18
      If I knew someone in europeland, I'd do this too.
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      09-19-2011 08:08 AM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by Demo24 View Post
      Mind if I ask where that is? I know there's a guy in Georgia that imports a bunch of European offroaders, just wondering if its the same or another person.
      Rovers Out East in NC. Buyer beware. Most of them are complete ****boxes. Sorry but there is no other way to describe it. There is a fairly brisk business of gathering the rotten ones up in the UK, dripping (literally) new paint on them and sending them to the shipping dock for the States. The guy who sells these is a doctor and is nice enough but, from personal experience having almost bought from him, theyre terribly overpriced and usually nightmares. There are more than a few stories of fires, break downs, etc... of vehicles right after they leave his "lot." I say "lot" because he sells them through a 3rd party used car dealer. Dont bother.
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      I have an idea, we will try it my way first...and then we will finish.

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      09-19-2011 08:09 AM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by jpr View Post
      Is that Will Tillery's place?
      No, Will is in Va.
      Looking for a car event on the East Coast? Check here

      I have an idea, we will try it my way first...and then we will finish.

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      09-19-2011 08:40 AM #21
      I like that light blue one with all the diamond plate.

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      09-19-2011 09:15 AM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by JBGITTY View Post
      I like that light blue one with all the diamond plate.
      Diamond plate is there to cover up all the holes and botched areas.
      Looking for a car event on the East Coast? Check here

      I have an idea, we will try it my way first...and then we will finish.

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      09-19-2011 02:46 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by morecarsthanbrains View Post
      Rovers Out East in NC. Buyer beware. Most of them are complete ****boxes. Sorry but there is no other way to describe it. There is a fairly brisk business of gathering the rotten ones up in the UK, dripping (literally) new paint on them and sending them to the shipping dock for the States. The guy who sells these is a doctor and is nice enough but, from personal experience having almost bought from him, theyre terribly overpriced and usually nightmares. There are more than a few stories of fires, break downs, etc... of vehicles right after they leave his "lot." I say "lot" because he sells them through a 3rd party used car dealer. Dont bother.
      Thanks for the tip!

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      09-19-2011 10:20 PM #25
      I cant speak to the quality of the vehicles, but i heard he sold 80 trucks last year
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