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 Post subject: Re: 1970 Corona Wagon MKII(Megasquirt 22RE)
PostPosted: Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:30 pm 
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Correct, Citroen CX.

Car is looking great man! Good to drive? Doing well on long trips?


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 Post subject: Re: 1970 Corona Wagon MKII(Megasquirt 22RE)
PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 8:37 am 
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Doing awesome on long trips. The only changes I need to make are with the exhaust. Im going to extend the tip past the rear bumper, add a flex joint after the down tube and jam nut the collector bolts. Two of them keep coming loose and rattling. Oddly enough there is never any exhaust leak when it happens because of the socket type connector.

Oh and the bench seat. Damn that thing is uncomfortable lol. Ill be switching back to OG buckets soon.

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Hezath wrote:
Wagons pull the bitches


That's how they got the old expression "Wagons Ho!"


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 Post subject: Re: 1970 Corona Wagon MKII(Megasquirt 22RE)
PostPosted: Mon Jun 16, 2014 2:13 pm 

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Just Reading your thread - the hole thread. Fantastic wagon and realløn cool looking - including all the great unseen stuff - engine etc. keep it coming ...


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 Post subject: Re: 1970 Corona Wagon MKII(Megasquirt 22RE)
PostPosted: Mon Aug 11, 2014 10:00 am 
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No really good pics yet because Im a lazy FARK but more will happen when its not raining. But fender mirrors ftw.

LOL @FARK as an autocorrect. At least you keep the essence of my profanity :P

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1970 corona MKII wagon (22RE swap)
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http://japanesenostalgiccar.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=12289
^Heres my build thread^

Packergreg wrote:
Hezath wrote:
Wagons pull the bitches


That's how they got the old expression "Wagons Ho!"


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 Post subject: Re: 1970 Corona Wagon MKII(Megasquirt 22RE)
PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 4:37 pm 
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What brand white walls are those? Do you like them?

I'm thinking of rocking the white walls myself


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 Post subject: Re: 1970 Corona Wagon MKII(Megasquirt 22RE)
PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2014 7:05 pm 
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Matches wrote:
What brand white walls are those? Do you like them?

I'm thinking of rocking the white walls myself


They are atlas brand whitewalls. I like them pretty good. Just make sure you prep the inner surface of the wheel before installing them. I roughed the inside edge up with 40 grit sandpaper and rubbed it off with lacquer thinner. I also wiped the whitewall down with alcohol to get any molding oils off of it and wiped with lacquer thinner on the ribbed surfaces that will be pinched between the wheel and tire. I have had no slippage issues with mine, even getting up to 85 on the highway.

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1970 corona MKII wagon (22RE swap)
Many other car/truck/bike projects

http://japanesenostalgiccar.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=12289
^Heres my build thread^

Packergreg wrote:
Hezath wrote:
Wagons pull the bitches


That's how they got the old expression "Wagons Ho!"


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 Post subject: Re: 1970 Corona Wagon MKII(Megasquirt 22RE)
PostPosted: Mon Aug 25, 2014 6:44 am 
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Finally some decent pictures of the wagon. DANKFEST 2014 in Winston-Salem NC

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http://japanesenostalgiccar.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=12289
^Heres my build thread^

Packergreg wrote:
Hezath wrote:
Wagons pull the bitches


That's how they got the old expression "Wagons Ho!"


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 Post subject: Re: 1970 Corona Wagon MKII(Megasquirt 22RE)
PostPosted: Sat Sep 27, 2014 7:46 pm 
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What kind of MPG do you get on your setup? I am thinking of getting one of these for a driver.

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