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Floating Doc
Floating Doc Dork
4/23/19 8:14 a.m.

What about some of the truly epic bodges done by people who made their living selling worn out  cars to people that couldn't afford to own them?

I'm thinking of a used car lot where nothing was priced over $499, circa 1960. 

Sawdust in the differential, anyone?

Stampie PowerDork
4/23/19 8:35 a.m.

Saw this at an auction a few weeks back. The cup was so that the splice in the positive cable wouldn't short to ground.

Dave Reader
4/23/19 10:57 a.m.


I forgot about the Honda S600 I owned. The whole car was a bodge. The best part was the rear axle welded to the frame - ie no rear suspension at all!


kazoospec UltraDork
4/23/19 11:02 a.m.

In reply to Dave :

It's all fun and games until you find blood in your urine.

dean1484 MegaDork
4/24/19 6:05 p.m.

I may need to consult a lawyer before posting in this thread laugh

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