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Old 6th June 2008, 20:26   #46
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what is the engine model no? You could source for the 4x4 gearbox..and get it done.
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sorry for the delay guys, here are the daylight pics..
and yeah i went for offroading on sunday will post the pics and videos of the same soon.
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pdev: nice ride brother.. just one suggestion why dont u paint the names on the spare tyre too like on your other ones MICHELIN etc, will give a good finishing touch.
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Old 9th June 2008, 15:05   #49
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@sohail, i would love to do that dude but the problem is spare wheel is not michelin its a ceat. heheheheh
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pdev: there is a similiar looking Gypsy at Guru nanak Park, Bandra. I am sure you'll be knowing it!!
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Old 9th June 2008, 15:18   #51
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dude i dont know gurunanak park but if its in bandra then mostly it has be one from our group. i went for offroading yesterday had blast there, will post the videos and pics may be today or tomorrow.
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pdev, these are nice pictures and must say that your Gyspy looks great. Love the 'black stock rims and wheels'. Have you painted them in 'Matt' finish?

Also, do post some pictures of the interiors. and yes, the jerrycan on the rear door looks awesome -- great to carry additional fuel supply on long drives.

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very witty indeed nitrous.
yes, very much into Off roading..
Where do you off road sir?

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I am also planning on these changes in my Gypsy (1995 MG410W).
Senthil, What mods are you planning on?

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i went for offroading yesterday had blast there,
@ Pdev29, You could remove the rear seats and see a transformation in driving pleasure!

The gypsy looks good, but personally, i would prefer a straight bull bar rather than a curved one! Looks neat!
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...here are the daylight pics..
the daylight pics are good ..great-looking Gypsy you have pdev29. The jerrycan is a wonderful addition : adds to the off-roading image of the vehicle.

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...Senthil, What mods are you planning on?
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headers , I am planning on suspension improvements and the esteem brake booster.

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headers , I am planning on suspension improvements and the esteem brake booster.
Dont think you need esteem booster..a nice set of tyres will do miracles. The esteem booster brakes will make it too servoed and you may lock wheels more often than required! My 2 paise!
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fthanks for your comments guys,
@khansultan, bro its the alloys which i got with the car when i bought it, yes it has got matt black finish.

Frankly speaking i enjoyed the drive after esteem boosters, feel more confident about braking.
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@ Pdev29, You could remove the rear seats and see a transformation in driving pleasure!
Ummm nooooo.. Where will we sit. Rear seats will stay.
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Ummm nooooo.. Where will we sit. Rear seats will stay.
As it is we stand. We only need the seat for eating .
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forgot to mentioned about ICE,
I have a pioneer HU and speakers, VCCI sub, explod 4 channle amp.
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pdev, How do you ensure the safety of your ICE, SUB & Amp? I can assume that the HU would be in the glove compartment, so is 'kind of safe'. What about Sub & Amp?

I am planning to get ICE done in my Gypsy as well and mine is also half soft top (like yours) but an concerned about the safety of the ICE.
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