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1983 vw rabbit gti project.

Old 07-21-2008, 10:58 PM
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1983 vw rabbit gti project.

ok so i started work on my 1983 vw rabbit GTI.
i bought this car for $400 and all i needed to do to get it started was bye a gas tank. this car was sitting in a garage for 12 years and i started it up for the first time 2 days ago and it turned over with out a problem! theres a video at the end of the car starting for the first time in 13 YEARS.

thats where the gas tank used to be. its llike new!
Thats inside the old tank.
my car lifted up so i could work on it.
in the car under the carpet.

so it took about 5 min and it started right up! evin the ac works.
hers a video of the car starting.
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Holy good buy! Clean ****ing car...good luck with the project please no shortcuts it dererves the best!
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WOW excellent pick up, don't do anythign stupid to it try to restore it and you will have an exceellent car!!!
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wow... nice find, cheap too...
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