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Old 12th June 2009, 17:42   #346
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this is the original ss80 bonnet release knob which comes on the bonnet.very few cars still has the original plastic monogram on top of it.
this photo i took of a single owner car which is not being used for the past 3 years because the owners are abroad.
If any guys visiting the scrapshops please keep an eye out for this item
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Old 12th June 2009, 21:16   #347
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Yeah we have the same bonnet release knob in our car.
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here is a picture of an ss80 2 door version with rounded sealed beams
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Old 13th June 2009, 13:06   #349
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today i got this photo of the a/c operating manual of the SS80.
there were 3 manuals given at the time of delivery of the car
1.Instruction manual
2.Warranty card and service booklet
3.A/c operating manual.
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Old 14th June 2009, 15:48   #350
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posting pics of my friend's SS80 DX and some pics from the original suzuki SS80 F brochure
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read all your post and i am happy that there are so many admirers for this beauty.. i was taken over by such useful information shared by you all. i would like to share this one with you all. i have this car from past 18 years or so and i have grown up with it. the car is of sept 1985 make and came with the 'apple red' paint as they called it. i took some task of bringing it to originaly as much as i could and this is what it looks now. the engine work has been got done by me at aroung 1.25KMS. Apart from that every thing else is as original as i could have laid my hands. the sealed stanely head light were on the car and it had worked for almost for 22 years without any problems. it got burnt due to a minor switch problem and i have replaced this one... will answer any quiry of any one interested to know about my car.
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Bablue your car looks lovely . Congrats man !! How about some photos of the interiors too ?
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hi have your oversprayed the paint, I though the original paint was less deeper with a hint of orange, but i could be mistaken. Beautiful car, my friend, there are many many admirers here believe me. I cant stop drooling just looking at the bodyline.
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read all your post and i am happy that there are so many admirers for this beauty.. i was taken over by such useful information shared by you all. i would like to share this one with you all. i have this car from past 18 years or so and i have grown up with it.
Lovely! Especially the front view- looks just like some period brochure/ad! Is the front grille new? 'looks flawless!

As for the colour, I believe it was called "Tomato red", slightly lighter in shade. But nevertheless, red suits this model better than any other colour!
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thanks you all again for your kind appriciations... will post the pictures of the interiors soon...
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Lovely! Especially the front view- looks just like some period brochure/ad! Is the front grille new? 'looks flawless!

As for the colour, I believe it was called "Tomato red", slightly lighter in shade. But nevertheless, red suits this model better than any other colour!
are you sure it was called ""tomato red'' or was it "'apple red"'?
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Found these pics of a lovely SS80 elsewhere on this forum. Posting the pics again here
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are you sure it was called ""tomato red'' or was it "'apple red"'?
How does "cherry red" sound ??
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Found these pics of a lovely SS80 elsewhere on this forum. Posting the pics again here
Indeed a lovely afternoon for whoever has spotted it!

:sigh: Why don't I find cars like these (at the right price!)?? :(
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Oh my goodness this car makes me jealous. Its very very well maintained. Got my eyes on the thin crome sticker on the back. I lost mine during paint job. Any body have any idea for an alternative for this kind of lookalike sticker?
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