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PostPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:18 am 
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just tidy`d up the driver side bottom doors and rear arch,need cutting back to blend in
AH! 50 shades of Russet! (this may actually be an underestimate), though there were only 12 "official" shades!

Having sprayed Russet onto many cars, back in the day, it is my unshakeable opinion that every single Russet car has it's own shade!

Steve

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'78 Sprint Auto with Vauxhall Omega 2.2 16v engine EGP 247T (The Dolomega)
'91 Cavalier 2ltr 8v auto
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:50 am 
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38yr old paint multi russet brown cant beat it :mrgreen:but looks good and its just turned 65000 miles :D

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Dolomite 1300,1980`V`reg in british racing brown(russet),3.63 diff with 21t speedo pinion,95%poly`d,HL clocks,standard wheels with SE covers wrapt in 175 70 13,mot`d 19-09-2014,been off the since 1990,(july2017) stainless steel exhaust 3-piece.

Dolomite 1300,1977(tax free 1-1-1977),`R`reg in carmine red,bog standard including rust :shock: last time on road 6-2005


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PostPosted: Sat Aug 25, 2018 1:45 pm 
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didnt take long :shock: ..only just replaced it last year i think before mot which is due mid-september,,top joint is still good that was new aswel


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Dolomite 1300,1980`V`reg in british racing brown(russet),3.63 diff with 21t speedo pinion,95%poly`d,HL clocks,standard wheels with SE covers wrapt in 175 70 13,mot`d 19-09-2014,been off the since 1990,(july2017) stainless steel exhaust 3-piece.

Dolomite 1300,1977(tax free 1-1-1977),`R`reg in carmine red,bog standard including rust :shock: last time on road 6-2005
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 07, 2018 1:40 pm 
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this years mot passed with flying colours(well brown) with no advisories


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Dolomite 1300,1980`V`reg in british racing brown(russet),3.63 diff with 21t speedo pinion,95%poly`d,HL clocks,standard wheels with SE covers wrapt in 175 70 13,mot`d 19-09-2014,been off the since 1990,(july2017) stainless steel exhaust 3-piece.

Dolomite 1300,1977(tax free 1-1-1977),`R`reg in carmine red,bog standard including rust :shock: last time on road 6-2005
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 07, 2018 10:29 pm 
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Well done. That looks like a very clean testing station!


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PostPosted: Sat Sep 08, 2018 9:56 am 
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they only do mot`s...no repairs

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Dolomite 1300,1980`V`reg in british racing brown(russet),3.63 diff with 21t speedo pinion,95%poly`d,HL clocks,standard wheels with SE covers wrapt in 175 70 13,mot`d 19-09-2014,been off the since 1990,(july2017) stainless steel exhaust 3-piece.

Dolomite 1300,1977(tax free 1-1-1977),`R`reg in carmine red,bog standard including rust :shock: last time on road 6-2005


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