88 Alpine White 8v 35k mile.. un photobucketed

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88 Alpine White 8v 35k mile.. un photobucketed

Postby Damien.wrl » Fri Nov 05, 2010 8:31 pm

Hello this is Vincent Van Golf my MK2 Gti,34k miles from new and all original, bought it two years ago and have spent 18 months cleaning it, taken off bucket loads of waxoyl and cleaned in weird places,


Vinnie As I got him, all original non restored,


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After many hours of cleaning , waxoyl/knuckle stripping,personal plate and 14" bbs ras



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As he is now on bottletops trying to look hard without coillies,neons,crystals or M3 mirrors (still not sure wether bottletops or ra's)(note the defogged spots)............

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went mad recently... cleaned a bit couldnt stop, shoot me now I have lost the plot

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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby Monkey » Fri Nov 05, 2010 8:34 pm

Awesome car! Love the level of clean! :mrgreen:
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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby collier_mk2 » Fri Nov 05, 2010 9:14 pm

is this original condition cause if it is this surely worthy of an award or 2! should be in a vw showroom or exhibit some where!!!!! totall respect mate
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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby Damien.wrl » Fri Nov 05, 2010 10:02 pm

collier_mk2 wrote:is this original condition cause if it is this surely worthy of an award or 2! should be in a vw showroom or exhibit some where!!!!! totall respect mate


Thanks very much, All original paintwork except from some paint on the passenger door at some stage... some new bits like water pump, alternator and some pipes but mostly original from the dealership, everything VAG though........
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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby dubstrat » Fri Nov 05, 2010 10:49 pm

Boy, I thought my car was clean :mrgreen: Your engine bay and arches are obseen. I can spend the whole weekend now without feeling guilty just cleaning, and finding places to poke my toothbrush :lol: What do you use to get Waxoyl off by the way?
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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby Tarquin » Fri Nov 05, 2010 11:23 pm

Why'd you have to go and post those pics? I've had a damn accident now!!!!!!

Love it :)
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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby oren925 » Sat Nov 06, 2010 9:59 pm

Freakishly is the right word, inspirational is another. good job
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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby Cope » Sat Nov 06, 2010 11:46 pm

you always depress me mate! looking amazing as usual! if you ever sell it please be intouch!!
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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby Damien.wrl » Sun Nov 07, 2010 12:25 am

Cope wrote:you always depress me mate! looking amazing as usual! if you ever sell it please be intouch!!


Cope!!!!!! You have your baby, the hard graft you have put into that as your first car will always make it the best MK2 you will have ;)
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Re: Vincent freakishly cleaned 34k mile MK2

Postby coxy77 » Sun Nov 07, 2010 8:34 am

Amazing... literally perfection! <3 Alpine white
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