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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-09-2007, 01:16 AM Thread Starter
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/8 restoration update

Just wanted to share some pics of my work in progress. Its been more or less a year since i have posted. I still have a long way to go but at least it runs now.
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-09-2007, 01:01 PM
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those look like Phil plates. you in Manila?

post more pics

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NICE ONE!!!!What a vast improvement from the first pics.Are you going to put up some pics to show progress during what was surely a BIG job??
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more pics from manila

Yes i live in Pasig. Here are some progress pics
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When a mer c Rusts it does it in style ,then there is a matter of reparing it.
Heres a friends 6.3 undergoing a few rust repairs..:-)
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I have sawed up cars better than these.
Get a good body from San Diego area.
The classic center in Irvine said that there a re over 500,000
mercedes older than 20 years registered in Southern California.
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too much rust

this car had too much rust,
Is is in pieces,
good quarter panels roof, doors
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thats a nice one

Id keep it clean and never get rid of it.
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What a nightmare before - it looks good now!

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i remember your car. what a difference. good work
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