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    Thread: How many SCCG cars are actually running?

    1. Member g60racer's Avatar
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      10-03-2012 12:37 AM #1
      Just thought I'd see whose car is functional at the moment down here in SoCal land.
      Saw a yellow G60 on the road today and thought of Dogger, and just had to wonder whose cars are roadworthy these days?

      Mine's currently not - front end is taken apart to replace AC compressor.
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    2. 10-03-2012 04:08 PM #2
      Quote Originally Posted by g60racer View Post
      Just thought I'd see whose car is functional at the moment down here in SoCal land.
      Saw a yellow G60 on the road today and thought of Dogger, and just had to wonder whose cars are roadworthy these days?

      Mine's currently not - front end is taken apart to replace AC compressor.
      Sold mine last year. wish i didnt! Looking to buy another one soon.
      I do still have my G60 Rabbit if that counts

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      10-03-2012 07:14 PM #3
      I know what you are talking about. I bumped into a friend on the road the other day and couldn't remember the last time I saw one on the road and wasn't going to or from a show.

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      10-04-2012 03:10 AM #4
      i daily a red g60 and my vr is sitting getting build soon
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      10-04-2012 07:39 AM #5
      Same, piecing together parts to rebuild engine. Can't wait.

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      10-04-2012 01:34 PM #6
      Drove my to work today to get wash and buff for Oktoberfest this weeking

      But lately I been seeing quite a few on the road. spotted two corrados while leaving work, black g60 that sound really healthy and a red one in need of a paint job. A black one broken down on El Camino Real with the guys wife cursing the damn car and this very clean g60 in front of my wife's job in mira mesa.


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      10-05-2012 02:42 AM #7
      Nice Pearl Green Effect 90!!
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      10-05-2012 04:37 PM #8
      Just solved all my cooling issues with my 93, I'm out and about in Pasadena area. Just in time for exorbitant gas prices

    9. 10-06-2012 04:53 PM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by Deutschbag View Post
      Just solved all my cooling issues with my 93, I'm out and about in Pasadena area. Just in time for exorbitant gas prices
      What was it?

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      10-07-2012 05:57 AM #10
      I DD my red G60 in Orange County always get people asking me about it

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      10-07-2012 04:15 PM #11
      My Corrado hasn't been on the road since I moved from SoCal I should get to work on it...

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      10-07-2012 09:27 PM #12
      Mine made it over 3,000 miles to it's new home in Michigan. Mine was always reliable.
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      10-07-2012 10:44 PM #13
      Just did the clutch on mine so its ready for long beatings because its my daily. We need a cruise one of these days. The weather is cooler so we shouldn't worry so much about overheating. lol
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      10-22-2012 02:43 PM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by yip View Post
      What was it?
      Amazingly, it was the hose clamp! It was just a little worn and out of round, not clamping right. Got a new German made one and it worked out fine.

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      11-03-2012 01:17 AM #15
      Mine, weekender in North County.

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      11-03-2012 01:53 AM #16
      Mine runs but is missing a cluster and a list of other parts that were sold. Going to work on it this month and list it for sale again soon.

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      11-03-2012 02:03 AM #17
      Eugene (Nebby here on vortex) is looking for a clean Corrado. Has he emailed you?
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      11-03-2012 04:05 PM #19
      mine runs, but mainly sits. I drove it this week after it sat for 3 months. It has an issue where it won't start after being hot, cant figure it out. Ignition switch has been changed. Thinking its the starter.

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      11-03-2012 04:21 PM #20
      Mine has been sitting for months now. I've been very busy with work but saving some money for the parts it needs. I think this Thanksgiving I'll be able to work on it since I will get the week off

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      11-03-2012 04:23 PM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by VR6GURU View Post
      mine runs, but mainly sits. I drove it this week after it sat for 3 months. It has an issue where it won't start after being hot, cant figure it out. Ignition switch has been changed. Thinking its the starter.
      Check the ground cable from the trans to chassis. Could be the starter still but just make sure that ground cable has good continuity.

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      11-16-2012 12:58 PM #22
      Who's rolling out to SoCalEuro tomorrow in San Diego?
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      11-16-2012 04:49 PM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by g60racer View Post
      Who's rolling out to SoCalEuro tomorrow in San Diego?
      I wish I could but I'm on call for work. Can't be further that 50 miles.
      "The Corrado is a cruel mistress seldom enjoyed and never to be trusted" said turtledub
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      11-17-2012 12:58 AM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by g60racer View Post
      Who's rolling out to SoCalEuro tomorrow in San Diego?
      Was going to attend but someones buying my mk4 wagon tomorrow after work so cant make it.

    24. 11-17-2012 05:48 AM #25
      I just got one just finish rebuilding engine and waiting for g60 rebuilt kit from bbm guys i was thinking about making socal corrado club anybody interested ??

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