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Old 18th May 2008, 06:11   #1
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Default My Gypsy with New looks and Mods.

some of you know that i bought a gypsy last year and rebuilted the car. after a year thought of going for a new look and some mods..

will list my mods below which i did in the span of last six months.. made few mistake will highlight those as well.

1) I blew the engine so had to rebuilt it.. ( ithink biggest mistake, i should have gone for swap with esteem or baleno eng.)

2) got a set of new suspensions.. very cheap OEM one, it made the ride smoother.

3) got a break booster of esteem, breaking is amazing now.

4) got a bullbar at back. looks killer.

5) a jerry can which looks kool.

6) new leather hood is nice and a tight fit.

7) interiors is comepletly black..

now bored of typing let the pics take it over.( pics taken at night, doesnt make justice, will try to get the pics in daylight and post it till the time let your comments coming in)









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3) got a break booster of esteem, breaking is amazing now.
What does it break? Wind?
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Old 18th May 2008, 06:34   #3
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sorry guys high on sat night.. made few mistakes,

pics are up now, and got a BRAKE booster..

feel like taare zameen par.
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pdev, need pictures taken in daylight pleaseeeeeee -- to appreciate the mods better.
Can hardly see the bullbar.

- Which is the 'leather hood'. is it just covering the cabin roof or is it cabin + roll down also?

- Have you modded the exhaust also? can see a huge tail pipe towards the side of the gypsy in one of the pics..
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What does it break? Wind?

It might just break you into if you could stand in front of it.


1) I blew the engine so had to rebuilt it.. ( ithink biggest mistake, i should have gone for swap with esteem or baleno eng.)


Ill take credit for the above.

2) got a set of new suspensions.. very cheap OEM one, it made the ride smoother.


and this one too.
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Looks good as far as I can see... but need to see more dude! Daylight pics please!

Regd the engine, does anyone know of a diesel engine being transplanted into a Gypsy? Wonder how a 1.3 Multijet would do in it
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The gypsy looks real cool now.The way it should have looked from the beginning.Just needs a stronger heart now.
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I was about to ask you last night, why didn't you go for the gypsy king engine?
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Yes, Daylight pics would be better as everyone and you suggest. Its not so clear in the night.

Also post some Pics of the new interiors you have mentioned. I see the T-BHP stickers. Self made I assume.

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well, now if i need some light- i know whom to call!
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Dude i am having a ride in your gypsy next time when we meet lovely ride devang,sorry couldn't make it last night to meet u'll hehehehe cheers man she looks awesome,get some graphics.
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Cute. It looks awesome in that White.
Btw, the last 2 pictures seems like you already started the off-raoding with the front 2 wheels in Platform?
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What does it break? Wind?
Hahahahahahaha...Ananth, you're too much man!

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I was about to ask you last night, why didn't you go for the gypsy king engine?
I suppose availability is a major problem for that engine.

Wonderful work traitor! Would like a drive in it next time around!

P.S. Head Lights/Fog Lights thodi kam hain! 4-6 aur fit karwale!!
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Nice car. Looks the part.

Is it what the BCCI uses at Wankhede if the lights conk off?

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I suppose availability is a major problem for that engine.
I don't see why. It's just the Esteem engine, though the last lot came with DCI, as opposed to distributors.
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I don't see why. It's just the Esteem engine, though the last lot came with DCI, as opposed to distributors.
A few difference(s), i believe.
I know for sure the camshaft is different.
Someone who's transplanted a G13B to a MG410 could highlight.
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