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She is out of the garage and the tires are holding air. Tomorrow she will probably leave for Nevada.
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She is out of the garage and the tires are holding air. Tomorrow she will probably leave for Nevada.
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Congrats on getting her moving.

God DAMN that car looks nice!!!

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wow. That car looks really great. Nice pics.

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I want her to have a nice home.
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WOW! How did I not see this thread before!!!

Autobanfahrer is one lucky person.

Pics during and after the restoratoin would be cool. Of course, before pics are needed.[:)]

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Well, the plan is to keep her as original as possible. Remember, a car can be restored many times over, but it is original only once. I'll get her roadworthy first, and then go from there. Pics will definitely be posted.
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Well, the plan is to keep her as original as possible. Remember, a car can be restored many times over, but it is original only once. I'll get her roadworthy first, and then go from there. Pics will definitely be posted.
Good, looking forward to it already! :-)

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Well, the plan is to keep her as original as possible. Remember, a car can be restored many times over, but it is original only once. I'll get her roadworthy first, and then go from there. Pics will definitely be posted.
Good, looking forward to it already! :-)

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Well, the plan is to keep her as original as possible. Remember, a car can be restored many times over, but it is original only once. I'll get her roadworthy first, and then go from there. Pics will definitely be posted.
Daniel,

The car is still sitting in the driveway. Can you ring up the transport company and push them for a pick-up date?

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