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View Poll Results: Does the red nose stay or go?
Yes, keep it i love it! 1 1.79%
I don't really care, leave me alone. 6 10.71%
It has to go! Paint it silver! 29 51.79%
How about chrome like the fairmont? 20 35.71%
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Old 07-28-2005, 00:38   #1 (permalink)
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Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

G'day guys,
this is a picture of my brother's fairmont. the grill of which has not been photoshopped, but originally belonged to a red xr.

NOW.
My question to you.... does the red nose stay...... or go?

Please make your selection!
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Old 07-28-2005, 02:26   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

I being the brother who owns this car, am also not really sure about my front grill.
Some people think it's crap others don't, it'd be good to see what you guys think.

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Old 07-28-2005, 02:31   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

your car.. do what you want. paint it 60s psychedelic bus style if you want.

I dont like it much, nbut it makes it weasier to spot in supermarket carpark
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Old 07-28-2005, 05:17   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

Hmmm, it's not exactly ugly or anything, but I think the original grill would look better.
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Old 07-28-2005, 07:49   #5 (permalink)
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Re: Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

Chrome it! Hey I wrote that before I even read all the poll choices. HAve since edited this post.
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Re: Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

Gives It A Bit Of Extra Character.
No Point Having Something Everyone Else Has Got.
Either Leave It, Or Go Chrome. Then Again Maybe Black Would Look Even Better
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Old 07-28-2005, 23:51   #7 (permalink)
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Re: Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

Hmmm... maybe I will go and paint my XA GT grille RED. That will look great on a green car -- NOT!!
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Old 07-29-2005, 20:07   #8 (permalink)
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Re: Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

i'd leave it for a bit. till u get bored, then silver it! i think chrome mite look a little too executive, company car!?
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Old 07-29-2005, 22:03   #9 (permalink)
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Drill out some holes , wack in a few LED's and set them to chaser mode.
If it looks worse you can always refit the original one. Executive vs Ricer??
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Old 07-30-2005, 19:59   #10 (permalink)
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Re: Poll: The Red Nosed Falcon

hehe... we don't have an original one, cos that's a fairmont and we bought the xr front separately and the grill came painted red. we looked for a silver one first, but beggers can't be choosers.

c'mon guys.. break the tie! i wanna see a landslide!!
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