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Salvage Hunters - Classic Cars - on Quest

Discussion in 'Motoring Related Discussion' started by Blobcat, Apr 8, 2020.

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    There is R129 500SL :)
     
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    I've no idea which indicators it should've had but they replaced the clear lamps with amber I'd have chosen the clear
     
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    The FIAT 130 was a little on the rusty side .... :rolleyes::rolleyes:
     
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    Pre 94 from memory are orange but clear look much nicer IMO.
     
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    It was a G reg .... 89/90
     
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    It was, that bodywork guy knows his stuff
     
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    Definitely orange from the factory.
     
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    He certainly did! :)
    But you'd have to when sorting a FIAT's rot :D
     
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    Surprised me as well but correct for the year. Spent some serious coin cleaning it...
     
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    Also the gun-smith, really enjoyed seeing someone actually make and fix things. So rare these days to see real craftsmanship.
     
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    Agreed ...a clever skilled old bloke.
    They'd have been stainless if I'd re-made them :D:D
     
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    If you like craftsmanship try watching The Repair Shop. Some of what they do is amazing.
     
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    £1500 is some valet ... :D:D
     
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    Just watched that this evening. They repaired an alabaster ceiling light ... she did a brilliant job
     
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    That piano stool was pretty amazing too.
     
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    Tonight's new series of
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    check it out. :)
     
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    It was ;)
     
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    Sorry didn't see that :rolleyes::):p
     
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