[FWDLK] Find the [mess-] ups!
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[FWDLK] Find the [mess-] ups!



Don't blame me (after all, what do 'you' expect, for $100,000.00) ; but
my MoPar, Horace D. Dodge told me to post this message to the List.

'He' can find no less than 16 significant "discrepancies" (ahem) between
a "correct" restoration, and what was done to that car, in making it a
"Best of Show" winner. Some of the  short-cuts are more egregious, than
others, which are merely laughable; and the rest are relatively nuanced,
and/or understandable.

But, to call that car "correctly" restored, is a joke! And, anyone who
has 'assembled' a car knows that it does NOT run perfectly, without
considerable fine-tuning/adjustments. Except for some brake fluid
"weepage", onto the rear axle housing, that car does not look like it
has very-many driving-miles , on it.

I've written to the selling-agent for Paint/Trim plate, & engine number
info, on the car, but, so far, no response from him. Who knows (yet)?
The car might not be a 'real'  D500 (although it probably is), & it
might not have been originally equipped with 'that' engine, or the
p/windows, or p/seat.

But, hey, what do you expect, for 100 Large?
Correctness?

Neil & Horace

-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2003 Calendar voting results and ordering information is online!  Please visit:
http://www.forwardlook.net/calendar2003 for more information.



Home Back to the Home of the Forward Look Network


Copyright 2018 The Forward Look Network.  All rights reserved.

Opinions expressed in posts reflect the views of their respective authors.