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Year 1983
Make Land Rover
Model Defender
Color Brown
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1983 Land Rover Defender
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Exterior
1983 Land Rover Defender Exterior
Original paint with a nice "patina"

Interior
1983 Land Rover Defender Interior 1983 Land Rover Defender Interior
Post-Shipman surgery. LHD........

Wheel and Tire
1983 Land Rover Defender Wheel and Tire
7.50R16 XZL

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200tdi

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1983 Land Rover Defender Suspension

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"Surgery" at Doug Shipman's
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Old September 2nd, 2014, 08:25 AM
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After seeing this truck in person, Jason you need to get a pic of the fender tops. Its a great visual on why others you should keep original paint.

-Jeff
Thanks, Jeff. I love the paint. I love the "patina." I get a couple pics when I get home from work.
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Old September 2nd, 2014, 10:30 AM
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Thanks, Jeff. I love the paint. I love the "patina." I get a couple pics when I get home from work.
An honest patina beats a resto any day. Anyone can have a resto done, too few can sport honest originality.

Jason, do you ever roll without the door tops? Totally different experience in a 110.

Clay
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Old September 7th, 2014, 06:08 PM
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An honest patina beats a resto any day. Anyone can have a resto done, too few can sport honest originality.

Jason, do you ever roll without the door tops? Totally different experience in a 110.

Clay
Clay, I haven't taken the door tops off, but your truck looks great with them off.
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Old September 7th, 2014, 06:16 PM
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Some patina.........

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Old November 9th, 2014, 08:18 PM
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Great looking truck!
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Old August 1st, 2015, 07:18 PM
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I miss this Rover!

Jason, I stumbled upon this thread and happy to see what you have done since you bought it from me. It looks great, hope your still enjoying it. I'll catch up with you soon, still need to get the original UK license plate to you!
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Old August 6th, 2015, 08:25 PM
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Have you got any more info on that bullbar/nudgebar?
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Old August 6th, 2015, 10:42 PM
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Jason, I stumbled upon this thread and happy to see what you have done since you bought it from me. It looks great, hope your still enjoying it. I'll catch up with you soon, still need to get the original UK license plate to you!
Thanks, Chris. Loving the truck! How is NM treating you?

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Have you got any more info on that bullbar/nudgebar?
Mantec bumper and bull bar. Both came from Rovers North
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