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Old November 13th, 2015, 11:30 AM
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Nobody is dieing if you try to restore your own truck
Ummm, not as immediately as if you start cutting yourself open but there is a safety factor. I've seen some downright dangerous results of porrly executed mods and "repairs."

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Old November 13th, 2015, 01:22 PM
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Old November 13th, 2015, 01:26 PM
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Ummm, not as immediately as if you start cutting yourself open but there is a safety factor. I've seen some downright dangerous results of porrly executed mods and "repairs."

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"dying"

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Anyone remember this story/Greek tragedy about the Frankenstein rover? When I do maintenance, I think about this and check my work twice.

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Old November 13th, 2015, 03:29 PM
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Form the description of Gresham's 110, it wasn't much worse than the stuff landroversuk was selling over here.

Father jailed after four of his children died in Land Rover river crash - Telegraph

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Anyone remember this story/Greek tragedy about the Frankenstein rover? When I do maintenance, I think about this and check my work twice.

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1959 SII 88"- "The Little Green Beastie" last seen in NY
1972 SIII 88"- "GreenHELL" now in NC
1988 90 "Eric the Half a Bee" half a truck, sold for parts
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Old November 13th, 2015, 05:27 PM
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Such a tragedy and on my old home turf, too !
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Old November 13th, 2015, 09:49 PM
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Old November 13th, 2015, 09:59 PM
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