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Old August 21st, 2012, 09:44 AM
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New Sneakers for my series

Just figured i share my little project if any of you guy/girls haven't been following me on Facebook .....(Rovertek)

Got new sneakers for the 72 series iii project i'm working on as of now complete suspension has been replaced , new fuel tank, rebuilt swivels with new balls ,full fluid service , new carb,fuel pump , all new brakes and lines , new stainless exhaust,misc wiring ect.... just have to rebuild the emergency brake assembly and rear pinion seal .....ill try to keep ya updtated

Rims - Rovers North 16" offset ..powder coated
Tires - Cooper ST MAXX 235/85/16
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Old August 21st, 2012, 10:03 AM
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Thumbs up Sneakers

Whhels look great on your Series !
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Old August 21st, 2012, 10:15 AM
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it does look really good!
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Old August 21st, 2012, 12:57 PM
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interested in what it cost you to PC 5 wheels up in your area
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Old August 21st, 2012, 01:19 PM
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Since its a good friend of mine and i send him alot of work he hooked me up....they have some labor involved ...blast factory pc first to prep the surface for the new color... Figure approx ..$100 - 150 a wheel .....but it's so worth it looks so good in person it hurt me to balance them but i did a static so the wieghts are on the inside......
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Old August 21st, 2012, 02:19 PM
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can you please take a picture of the exhuast - nice looking Series 3.
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Old August 27th, 2013, 02:19 PM
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Ahoy! I'm thinking about upgrading my 15" rims to 16" on my series IIa...and was looking at 235/85/16s as well. What kind of highway speeds are you seeing with those?

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Old August 27th, 2013, 02:44 PM
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steady 50-55
flatout pedal to the wood 60+

shes a little slow getting up to speed
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