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    Following refurbishing my wheels , I have now fitted the rubber and painted the calipers. Found out that hammerite now comes in a colour called 'Thyme' , its a little green but I think it sets off the anthracite with silver flake.
    I am very temped to colour code a few bits under the bonnet and also the plastic strip on the front bumper this thyme colour. Maybe it will look too much , who knows , but at least it will be individual.
    I may also have the suspension all apart and spray what I can in the hammerite.

    The suspension all needs to come apart anyway as I have quite a bad steering wheel wobble at low speeds , the obvious has been done , balancing and tracking , so I guess it will be suspension related.

    I have already changed the interior lighting that lit up orange to green , so maybe this will end up having a green theme through out.
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    mmm sorry mate i think they would look better silver

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    looks good it just need lowering

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    Quote Originally Posted by pogo View Post
    mmm sorry mate i think they would look better silver
    I agree

    But if you like it who cares

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    Well it gets a from me. looking good

    My other car. 1972 1641cc slammed beetle. On the road finally!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by gibbon7000 View Post
    Well it gets a from me. looking good
    Cheers Kev , getting there slowly

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    Quote Originally Posted by dan danz View Post
    looks good it just need lowering
    In time , if you have seen any of my vectras or Signums they are are all fairly low.

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    nice Saab mate. koni do a nice set of springs to drop it on. thats what i have got on mine

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    Nice mate liking it

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    Looking good Rich. Like the twist to the colour.

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