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PostSubject: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 11:03

'ello all,

a noob to the forum but not to dub ownership.

Current toy is a Purple '95 M 2.0 16V Rado - she needs a little work to get her how I want but for 500 she's a stunner.

I hope to make it some of your meets and get more involved in the scene.

Not sure how to load images on here right now but wil laim to get some on here soon!


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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 11:13

hi and welcome cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 11:35

stunnning motor matey, is that a south african import? I only ask becaus of the colour.
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 11:40

Hi and welcome..what a gorgeous colour and a flipping bargain.
Need some more Raddos in the club now Sad

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 12:05

Welcome to the club dude!

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 12:25

welcome to the family dude
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 12:41

Cheers for the warm welcome all.

Glad you like the car and colour.

As far as I'm aware the car is a UK car, I have no paperwork to tell me otherwise Shocked
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 14:30

welcome to the firm dude

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 14:44

sweet rado mate, the colours the same as the Golf VR6 Highline as far as im aware (mulberry)
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 16:15

Welcome to the family afro

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeTue Dec 01 2009, 16:47

i only ask because a mate of mine has an '89 golf gti in the same colour that he had imported from s.africa... regardless..... lovely motor Razz
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeWed Dec 02 2009, 15:15

Looks like a Blackberry one.. one of the smartest colours on a rado!

Welcome oer from the CF hope to see you soon at one of the meets!

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeThu Dec 03 2009, 14:38

hello Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeFri Dec 04 2009, 14:21

Here's a few more shots of my Rado - Just had a quote of 1,000 for a full respray (windows left in) which I didn't think was too bad. Going to colour code the door handles, washer jets and remove the bump strips.

I'm thinking coilovers and a set of Lenso BSX's with black centre's........


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After a quick wash - she doesn't look too bad but the paint is really flat

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Needs lowering!!

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Interior is pretty clean

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Rear Seats pretty much unused.

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rear bumper needs attention - not sure how to fix this to get it through the winter without further peeling?
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeFri Dec 04 2009, 16:00

didnt realise how high these were at the back!!!! guess ive only ever seen slammed rads though lol.. still looks loverly though Razz
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeFri Dec 04 2009, 16:00

didnt realise how high these were at the back!!!! guess ive only ever seen slammed rads though lol.. still looks loverly though Razz
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeFri Dec 04 2009, 16:24

Deffo a B-berry, have a look in the boot there will be a sticker by your legs giving codes should be LK4Z...

Wierdly looks like a sherry pearl from the front end pics.. but deffo B-Berry... paint looks in good nick in the pics TBH, maybe just have it all properly machine polished and get bumpers painted?

I'd lay off getting any of the plastics painted... I "had" colour coded door handles, and just trying to get the last of the paint off them now... A real PITA...

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeSat Dec 05 2009, 05:17

dashworth wrote:
didnt realise how high these were at the back!!!! guess ive only ever seen slammed rads though lol.. still looks loverly though Razz

I know what you mean, it looks like someone has but a lifting kit to go off roading in it!

Don't worry coilovers are on the list! Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeSat Dec 05 2009, 10:59

welcome to the family,
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeMon Dec 07 2009, 09:28

Feekychucker wrote:
dashworth wrote:
didnt realise how high these were at the back!!!! guess ive only ever seen slammed rads though lol.. still looks loverly though Razz

I know what you mean, it looks like someone has but a lifting kit to go off roading in it!

Don't worry coilovers are on the list! Smile

Corrados are very high from stock the late VR's like mine where even higher check out mine before it was dropped affraid lol

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it totaly changes the look and handeling when dropped Twisted Evil

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeMon Dec 07 2009, 10:03

Jesus, didn't realise they were that bad - was that because Karmann only built one spec and US cars have to be like that?
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeMon Dec 07 2009, 11:56

***Feekychucker is getting a complex about how high is Rado is Sad LOL!!***
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeSun Mar 14 2010, 10:34

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Coilovers added!! cheers
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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeSun Mar 14 2010, 11:10

Looking good Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: Noob with a purple Rado   Noob with a purple Rado I_icon_minitimeSun Mar 14 2010, 13:54

horray!!!!
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