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11/20/10 10:17am - Original Message: 'Jeep Quickie'
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Flanders, NJ - USA

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1982 Black, ZZ4, Hooker Side Pipes, 3.55 Rear, Rebuilt & upgraded 700R4, All new suspension, brakes, & new Charcoal interior.

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Just imagine if working on our Vettes was like this........
 
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11/20/10 8:56pm - Reply: 'Jeep Quickie'
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That is hard to believe! Would be great if a Vette would be that easy but yhen it wouldn't be a Vette!
 
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11/21/10 1:54pm - Reply: 'Jeep Quickie'
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1978,Metalic Money Green W/Gold emblems,TH350 w/gear splitter,black & grey interior.1978,two tone,Metalic Rootbeer & gold ,Doeskin interior,auto. trans. 1981, Silver w/mirrored T-Tops,4 spd, charcoal interior.

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       Well, it takes me longer than that to change 4 spark plugs. But, is it really ready to go off roading ? I think they left off a bolt or 2 LOL

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11/22/10 12:46pm - Reply: 'Jeep Quickie'
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#1-1974 L-48 4spd Cp Med Red Metallic/Black deluxe int w/AC/tilt/tele./p/w-p/b/ Am-Fm/map light National/Regional/Chapter NCRS "Top Flight" #2-1985 Bright Red/Carmine Cp.L-98/auto Member: NCRS, NCRS Texas, Corvette Legends of Texas

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Kewl, but....I don't think I'd wanna go too far in it...

I've seen similar presentations where they completely strip a vehicle down to the frame in less than 10 minutes, showing how well organized some of the "chop" shops are. Of course, most of the bolts are already out, or loose for the demonstrations, but they never cop to it.

I gotta give the guys with the Jeep a Thumbs Up....that's a TEAM!


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11/23/10 12:13pm - Reply: 'Jeep Quickie'
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This is supposed to be how the WWII Jeeps could be broken down in the field for quick replacement of an Assembly rather than trying to fix small parts that required a lot more disassembly and reassembly. Exactly how accuratly this simulated that, I'm not sure off.
It's pretty cool anyhow.
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