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    23rd June 2017, 09:38 AM
    bowie replied to a thread New Track for Sydney in Motorsport
    Should be fine. SMSP has survived, and there might an airport north of that place shortly too?
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    22nd June 2017, 11:44 AM
    bowie replied to a thread Cowboy Caravelle ? in Renault Forum
    hahah no price on class ;)
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    21st June 2017, 01:42 PM
    bowie replied to a thread Renault Lights in Renault Forum
    Another great link Ren! Thank you
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    18th June 2017, 09:29 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Yaaaaaaay It's all back together. Starting with the easy bits, the rear badge filled in nicely. Yesterday it looked shitty (but filled) like...
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    17th June 2017, 05:36 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Silvered sunnies? ahhh geese I'll have to go shopping. Speaking of shopping, bout time I fixed that ratty ol' inlet can. I couldn't bare to remove...
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    16th June 2017, 10:00 AM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Yep! In removing it there was a bit of rust hanging around. Ain't got time for that. Plus I wasn't careful and broke the"a"... No stupid sign...
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    15th June 2017, 10:39 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    #fake_news! It's ok, only messing with you. :)
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    15th June 2017, 10:09 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Yaaay tomorrow is rattle can day! Yeah ok I cheated and painted the.. what ever that panel is called in front of the bonnet and below the...
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    14th June 2017, 06:44 PM
    Exactly! Hence, the beauty, and wonder of the mother tongue.
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    14th June 2017, 06:09 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Well success! I really didn't expect that POR-15 stuff to saturate and stick the fibreglass to the metal like it did. I mean, I'm not going to...
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    14th June 2017, 12:15 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    #slaps head. Had to do this the hard way then didn't I. Oh well. Whilst they are off I can put some (RUST BE GONE) on the threads / bits...
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    13th June 2017, 04:09 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Well it's sunny enough to worry about that left hand wing. You know, the one with the hole where the Ariel, blinker, and badge used to be. I...
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    12th June 2017, 08:01 PM
    bowie started a thread VIVA La Renault! in Renault Forum
    Wait till the end... :D https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=54xy9S2EOuQ
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    12th June 2017, 07:53 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Job is Venue Operations Coordinator, been there a week now, and future action shots for sure :) Sadly no time for photos as I was busy with clipboard...
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    12th June 2017, 01:41 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Quick 12 Gordini question. Did they have bumper bar mounts drilled?
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    12th June 2017, 01:39 PM
    Hmmm can you get under the bonnet without breaking stuff? that battery should probably come out I suppose?
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    12th June 2017, 11:35 AM
    Bypass the the starter circuit with a series of fancy switches. I like the idea that one would program them like a combination lock, or a...
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    9th June 2017, 08:56 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Well I got a cool sticker for the 12. I'm going to park it close to the pit wall tomorrow in hope that it picks up bad habits. The Sydney...
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    7th June 2017, 05:47 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Please do pack those Rotors :) I'll see you (and the other Sydney froggers) at Silverwater. Now, points are given for burnouts upon arrival...
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    6th June 2017, 10:33 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Oh Oh I sent you a text about that last week sometime.. I'll PM you here once I have confirmed with work I can attend. :)
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    6th June 2017, 10:31 PM
    bowie replied to a thread Led headlights in Renault Forum
    Yeah I was only half serious, and 100% cheeky :P That Hondah has had the light removed and a cold air intake made for it's, I assume pod filter.
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    6th June 2017, 10:29 PM
    Oh my, you have fun toys! And that griffin! Gaaaaah I had a hard on for those things for ages.! RIP Saab. But keep the bike. You'll miss...
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    6th June 2017, 10:05 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Yes this will be the new adventure once it's back on the road. :) For what it's worth the Reno is nicer to drive on the M4 than the Volvo. ...
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    6th June 2017, 02:49 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    It's in the calendar. :) Just waiting on the Job to confirm rosters for the coming weeks. I took it to Colliers to get the exhaust done, the poor...
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    5th June 2017, 10:57 PM
    bowie replied to a thread Led headlights in Renault Forum
    I'm confused. Earlier you said you don't drive that much at night time, and that you wanted something more efficient. Just don't turn your lights...
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    5th June 2017, 10:14 PM
    Goodness it doesn't look like the rust has eaten into the bottom of the things. Good sh1t! :D
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    5th June 2017, 10:10 PM
    Yep! replaced pretty much what you are asking after on mine 12m ago from Turkey / Greek / UK ebay ;) You can find a drive shaft boot that from...
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    5th June 2017, 10:07 PM
    bowie replied to a thread Shitbox Rally in Motorsport
    ah what fun. I must do this one year..
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    31st May 2017, 11:17 PM
    Sorry :( I found it by accident looking at a Turbo 4WD Volvo they had for sale.. Do da Doo da dooo.
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Ride a Bike
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Sydney, Telopea. Bruz.
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Venue / Event Manager
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R12, Ovlov S40 T4
Car(s) Owned - Previous:
MI16, 504, 505, Daihatsu Charade, Mitsu Colt

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Works: 1999 Volvo S40 T4, (has Choo Choo's)
Playing: R12, SuperPos, thinks It's a race car.
Previous: SuperGrumpy fuel spitting 504ti(ish), SuperComfortable 505 STI, SuperDoper carried my groceries Mi16
Wanted Old 15/17 brakes and gearbox bits Click!

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