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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-29-03, 11:08 PM Thread Starter
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My EL Ghia

heres a few pics of my new el ghia. sorry but the shotty website. it was a rush job

im happy to hear any feedback. of things i should do or shouldnt have done :)

1997 EL FAIRMONT GHIA, Sparkling Burgundy
Cold air Intake: BMC Pod, box mounted with 3" pipe & T-Series Snorkel
Herrord 2.5" Exhaust and Extractors
Lowered: KingSprings 30mm All round
EL GT Rims
Stereo: 2x Alpine Type R Subs, MRD-M605 Alpine Amp, 4x150w VDO Amp, Alpine 5.25 Type R Splits, Alpine 6.5 Type R 2ways, Alpine CDA 7894RB Headunit
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-30-03, 01:09 AM
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Re: My EL Ghia

Very Nice EL Fairmont Ghia.

the GT Rims look good with the burgundy.

If you want some tips or ideas have a look at Droooz's EL Fairmont Ghia. its one of the best out their!

Got any pics of the inside?

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Re: My EL Ghia

what springs are they?
i'd assume superlows if its 30mm down from tickford suspension?

looks real nice.
i love it :D

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Re: My EL Ghia

Looks very nice


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Look's great mate, your heading in the right direction with the future mod's as well,keep us informed,cheer's.

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Re: My EL Ghia

ahhh it breaks your heart to see an XR in that shape! Very sorry for your loss!

But on the plus side (and what a plus it is!), that Ghia is some serious drool material! Excellent choice in wheels - somehow I don't think you'll have any problems with the 'old man' look any time soon!

Congrats on a great ride, some really great touches you've done to it.
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Re: My EL Ghia

Thanx for the comments everyone very much appreciated.

Sadowsky5 - trust me it still breaks my heart today. Being my first car and all, and having a dream to own one for many years. However that dream only lasted for 6months. All i can say its that at the end of the day their just cars and try not to get too attached to them.

EFFalcon - im not too sure what springs they are. All i asked was my car to be lowered. And all i was told that kingsprings would be used. I left the rest up to the professionals.

ratm160 - Yes Droooz's ghia, or should that be Droolz's ghia because every droolz over it; is very nice but i dont think i have anywhere near the money to play with my car as wat he spent on his.

Thanx again everyone
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