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foggydogg
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Post by foggydogg »

matthew1 wrote: 02 May 2022, 19:37
abscate wrote: 02 May 2022, 19:05 a mere two years from perfection
NOOOO! :D :lol: :lol:
He thrives on the chaos of complexity; chassis number breaks are his special spice.
My '97 T5 would be dandy if it wasn't inside on jackstands.
69 1800s, @500k Death by Rust
94 850 Turbo, T-boned, ambulance for me, crusher for it
97 850T5 project
98 V70R, Junkyard rescue
98 V70GLT x2, parts cars
00 V70xc x2, both now dead
62 122s four door, 2l, FI head, discs up front, ipd swaybars
56 445 Duett basket project
1950 Studebaker 2R10 flatbed, T9 crashbox

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Post by foggydogg »

Meanwhile, to the business at hand...
'70 1800E manual O/D, a repeat offender.
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1970-volvo-p1800-17/
Made $17k first trip, the current seller is using the same pics from '20.
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1970-volvo-p1800-12/
69 1800s, @500k Death by Rust
94 850 Turbo, T-boned, ambulance for me, crusher for it
97 850T5 project
98 V70R, Junkyard rescue
98 V70GLT x2, parts cars
00 V70xc x2, both now dead
62 122s four door, 2l, FI head, discs up front, ipd swaybars
56 445 Duett basket project
1950 Studebaker 2R10 flatbed, T9 crashbox

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Post by 850 LPT »

foggydogg wrote: 03 May 2022, 10:41 Meanwhile, to the business at hand...
'70 1800E manual O/D, a repeat offender.
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1970-volvo-p1800-17/
Made $17k first trip, the current seller is using the same pics from '20.
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1970-volvo-p1800-12/
wow, that's a pretty one. I really like those wheels. It looks like they are American Racing 15" ones. Gotta look into that...
92' 240 GL sedan, auto, white/blue, 190k miles, rust free from CA
96' 850 sedan, base, auto, pewter/charcoal, 130k miles
99' S70, base, 5-speed manual, nautic blue/ tan, 224k miles
05' V70, 5-speed manual, loaded, mistral green/ tan, 157k miles - soon for sale
06' V70, auto, willow green/ charcoal, 125k miles
79' Ford Capri S, Euro Spec 2.8 V6, T9 5-speed manual, owned since 1986
58' Porsche Diesel Junior
13' Honda Odyssey :oops:

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Post by BlackBart »

I think they look really good with AR Torq Thrusts.........

1800 race.jpg
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ex-1984 245T wagon
1994 850T wagon
2004 XC70 wagon BlackBetty
Is it time for a 1964 122 wagon?

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Post by 850 LPT »

BlackBart wrote: 03 May 2022, 14:47 I think they look really good with AR Torq Thrusts.........


1800 race.jpg
I agree, that's another really classy looking wheel.
92' 240 GL sedan, auto, white/blue, 190k miles, rust free from CA
96' 850 sedan, base, auto, pewter/charcoal, 130k miles
99' S70, base, 5-speed manual, nautic blue/ tan, 224k miles
05' V70, 5-speed manual, loaded, mistral green/ tan, 157k miles - soon for sale
06' V70, auto, willow green/ charcoal, 125k miles
79' Ford Capri S, Euro Spec 2.8 V6, T9 5-speed manual, owned since 1986
58' Porsche Diesel Junior
13' Honda Odyssey :oops:

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Post by foggydogg »

This poor thing...
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1965-volvo-122s-16/
You would think folks in California take care of their toys.
69 1800s, @500k Death by Rust
94 850 Turbo, T-boned, ambulance for me, crusher for it
97 850T5 project
98 V70R, Junkyard rescue
98 V70GLT x2, parts cars
00 V70xc x2, both now dead
62 122s four door, 2l, FI head, discs up front, ipd swaybars
56 445 Duett basket project
1950 Studebaker 2R10 flatbed, T9 crashbox

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Post by foggydogg »

This is more like it.
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1988-volvo-245/
Looks right tidy under, and I'm not big into wheels, but they look good.
69 1800s, @500k Death by Rust
94 850 Turbo, T-boned, ambulance for me, crusher for it
97 850T5 project
98 V70R, Junkyard rescue
98 V70GLT x2, parts cars
00 V70xc x2, both now dead
62 122s four door, 2l, FI head, discs up front, ipd swaybars
56 445 Duett basket project
1950 Studebaker 2R10 flatbed, T9 crashbox

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Post by BlackBart »

I really don't like it when people put FWD wheels on an older RWD car. Way too much positive offset, and no lip.
ex-1984 245T wagon
1994 850T wagon
2004 XC70 wagon BlackBetty
Is it time for a 1964 122 wagon?

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Post by foggydogg »

BlackBart wrote: 05 May 2022, 16:00 I really don't like it when people put FWD wheels on an older RWD car. Way too much positive offset, and no lip.
The seller discussed the spacers, seems to say they're Euro approved by...Somebody.
69 1800s, @500k Death by Rust
94 850 Turbo, T-boned, ambulance for me, crusher for it
97 850T5 project
98 V70R, Junkyard rescue
98 V70GLT x2, parts cars
00 V70xc x2, both now dead
62 122s four door, 2l, FI head, discs up front, ipd swaybars
56 445 Duett basket project
1950 Studebaker 2R10 flatbed, T9 crashbox

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Post by foggydogg »

Restomod 1800E
https://bringatrailer.com/listing/1970-volvo-1800e-4/
Dealer/flipper masquerading as a private seller.
69 1800s, @500k Death by Rust
94 850 Turbo, T-boned, ambulance for me, crusher for it
97 850T5 project
98 V70R, Junkyard rescue
98 V70GLT x2, parts cars
00 V70xc x2, both now dead
62 122s four door, 2l, FI head, discs up front, ipd swaybars
56 445 Duett basket project
1950 Studebaker 2R10 flatbed, T9 crashbox

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