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Old 09-23-2004, 21:59   #1 (permalink)
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It should be finished by Tuesday .... Then the fun begins... Putting the bloody thing back together!!
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Old 09-23-2004, 22:24   #2 (permalink)
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cant wait to see the results
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Old 09-23-2004, 22:37   #3 (permalink)
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It took my hubby 2 weeks to put the Cobra back together after it was fully taken apart, He called it his 10,000 piece jigsaw puzzle!!!!!!!!!!

Good Luck it is great to see these coupes looking stunning again.
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Old 09-23-2004, 22:46   #4 (permalink)
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Looking good. Have fun with the rebuild.

The last XB we got resprayed came back with a tin of bolts. The guy explained "um, we don't know where these go".

Good think the bolts were getting replaced anyway.
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Old 09-24-2004, 00:21   #5 (permalink)
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Paint looks nice. Makes me want to spray 2pak on my next paint job. 2pak's finish of the gun is so nice

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Old 09-24-2004, 00:42   #6 (permalink)
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Looking good, what are the plans for the engine ?
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Old 09-24-2004, 08:33   #7 (permalink)
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I have all the screws, bits and bolts in plastic zip up bags which are labled... just to make it easy on me.

Next year i'm going to throw some money at my brother (mechanic with bout 20 years experiance) and get him to build me a strong 351.
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Old 09-24-2004, 12:56   #8 (permalink)
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looks great, cant wait to see the final pics
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hmm zip lock bags i shouldve thaught about that
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Old 09-26-2004, 21:38   #10 (permalink)
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looking good, the fun part IS putting them back togther
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