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    Great looking car and this colour really suits the hawkeye, rare colour. Are you importing this yourself, did you just buy it online or did you go out there?

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    Quote Originally Posted by sk1 View Post
    Great looking car and this colour really suits the hawkeye, rare colour. Are you importing this yourself, did you just buy it online or did you go out there?

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    hi stewart. bought at auctuon but used jdmauctionwatch who check car, bid on it and arrange transport and all paperwork.
    Paul

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    great colour .

    brilliant to see cars like this coming into the country again .


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    Quote Originally Posted by TurboPaul View Post
    hi stewart. bought at auctuon but used jdmauctionwatch who check car, bid on it and arrange transport and all paperwork.
    Paul
    Good to know, can't wait to hear about the car when it arrives, keep us updated!

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    Picking car up tomorrow

    been told to bring a high vi and some spare petrol and ideally a set of plates...

    Got insurance luckily under an old work scheme I still qualify for... basically giving me the same price as a U.K. car so not the worst.

    Need to bring Vaseline to Vrt office on Friday.


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    lovely looking cars best of luck with it

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    Quote Originally Posted by TurboPaul View Post
    Picking car up tomorrow

    been told to bring a high vi and some spare petrol and ideally a set of plates...

    Got insurance luckily under an old work scheme I still qualify for... basically giving me the same price as a U.K. car so not the worst.

    Need to bring Vaseline to Vrt office on Friday.


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    Don’t boost it until it’s been mapped. Also, don’t expect a price on Friday - a report will be done and sent on to an assessor in the VRT office, you’ll get notified in a week or so and don’t expect anything less than €3.5k I’m afraid

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    Jump start as battery being dead is more likely that out of petrol best of luck being a long wait to see where all the money was spent
    colin, richard, bertie, frank, gone but not forgotten.

    Peter marks account Reopened in Style!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by TurboPaul View Post
    Picking car up tomorrow

    been told to bring a high vi and some spare petrol and ideally a set of plates...

    Got insurance luckily under an old work scheme I still qualify for... basically giving me the same price as a U.K. car so not the worst.

    Need to bring Vaseline to Vrt office on Friday.


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    Brilliant news. I bet you can't wait.

    And yes, Vrt will be the not so fun part. Smile, nod, and expect the process to be painful. But it's all worth it.

    Can't wait to see it in the flesh at one of the next meets.

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    Congratulations loads of pictures
    IT TOOK ME FOOKING 3 YEARS TO WORK OUT HOW TO PUT THIS SMALL BIT OF TEXT HERE!!!!!

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    Well Paul how did you get on in the VRT office? Is she on Irish regarding now?

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    Picked up car yesterday, pretty filthy from sitting around last few months. Engine seems sweet and got a fair bit of history, 4 matching premium tyres, very clean inside, all good so far

    In the Vrt or nct guys twice today. They sent off paperwork for assessment....not looking forward to the outcome...

    Will stick up some photos when I’ve a chance to give it a clean

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    Dirty and clean paul ....
    IT TOOK ME FOOKING 3 YEARS TO WORK OUT HOW TO PUT THIS SMALL BIT OF TEXT HERE!!!!!

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    I suppose you know that in theory those tires are illegal here

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    Quote Originally Posted by dontommy View Post
    I suppose you know that in theory those tires are illegal here
    Thanks, didn’t know that about the tyres. not much thread on them anyway but always a good sign with a car that previous owner didn’t scrimp

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    Yeah they have to have the E mark on them to coincide with the European standard etc etc...
    They will fail an NCT alright.. I wonder would it be an issue daily driving with checkpoints and all that. Would void insurance alright if God forbid anything happened (touch wood) lol
    Be handy for track use or something I'd imagine 👍

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    A few pics after Giving it a quick wash earlier


    I wonder if I could just leave the current plates on it

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    Looks a tidy car was everything thing as it should be as auctions said it was

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    Nice car best of luck

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