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Bad Mod of the Day

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by sbeau1960, Apr 10, 2009.

  1. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:26 PM
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    sbeau1960

    sbeau1960 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I'm sure you all see misguided souls that have done stupid things to their vehicles every day. One of my favorites is hanging a massive spoiler on the back of a clapped out econobox. This morning's candidate for bad mod of the day features a beat up mid-90's Jetta with an incredibly large spoiler and of course the requisite fart can muffler. Blurry cell phone pic but had to share, feel free to add to this thread next time you come across some bastardized vehicle.

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  2. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:29 PM
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    derekabraham

    derekabraham Living vicariously through everybody

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    Stick on hood scoop from Autozone.
    I like the thread idea. :D
     
  3. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:31 PM
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    sbeau1960

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    Hey, we all have picture cell phones and are surrounded by overwhelmingly bad taste every day right? Post them up, nothing like a bit of mockery to raise the spirits! :)
     
  4. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:37 PM
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    Fire931

    Fire931 Well-Known Member Vendor

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    as soon as i saw this i jumped over to my photobucket looking for a pic... unfortunately it appears that i have deleted it already.. ohh well
     
  5. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:38 PM
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    Brunes

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    This thread does have some REAL potential...I'm going have to go get good at rapid fire cell phone camera-ing.

    LIke the Mtn Dew paint themed station wagon around here....
     
  6. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:39 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    just let me ride to the mall or grocery store here...........some of what i have seen round here makes that jetta look like a ferrari comparatively!
     
  7. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:41 PM
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    KraQr

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    sold Tacoma, driving a Ford Raptor now.
    I still like this one:

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  8. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:43 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Staff Member

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    damn!!!:eek:
     
  9. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:44 PM
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    Yep, that's a classic!
     
  10. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:45 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    This went a little far!

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  11. Apr 10, 2009 at 1:45 PM
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    DanGer

    DanGer Avatar approved by 98tacomav6

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    hillbillytaco

    hillbillytaco HOT!!

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    sweet thread idea i'm sure i can help fill this thing up there is some shitty shit drivin around here
     
  13. Apr 10, 2009 at 2:03 PM
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    headhunter247

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    this is a pretty bad mod in my opinion..

    oy.jpg
     
  14. Apr 10, 2009 at 2:13 PM
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    derekabraham

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    Stick on hood scoop from Autozone.
    Plus it's on a Ford..
     
  15. Apr 10, 2009 at 2:15 PM
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    :laugh:
     
  16. Apr 10, 2009 at 2:18 PM
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    I actually had a 1974 Fiat X1/9 when I was 18, learned a lot about Italian electronics, couldn't run the blower fan and wipers at the same time or the instruments would quit working. Think I would have learned my lesson but over the years I've also had a Fiat 124 and now have an Alfa Spider.

    And I didn't make any of them into a 4x4 :rolleyes:
     
  17. Apr 10, 2009 at 2:31 PM
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    pointless aero mods FTL.
     
  18. Apr 10, 2009 at 3:29 PM
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    dud122

    dud122 rabble rabble rabble

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    ome lift'd, bent-up rear, elite front, revenge fab'd sliders, camburg uca's, safari snorkle, FJ TRD wheels, safari bed basket, truxedo'd, bed rug'd... more to come


    :frusty:
     
  19. Apr 10, 2009 at 3:53 PM
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    This thread is going to rock! I predict 20 pages!
     
  20. Apr 10, 2009 at 3:59 PM
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    dud122 rabble rabble rabble

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    chevy truck with escalade conversion kit...

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