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https://www.estatesales.net/CA/Thousand-Oaks/91362/1835163

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JohnDeStef - SW Florida
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Lol@ “barn find”. As in it was “found”, in a “barn”. But the traditional use of that word applies to a “mint” car. That celica looks like hell.
1985 celica GT , 191k.
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But the traditional use of that word applies to a “mint” car. That celica looks like hell.

It most certainly doesn't. Every time I've heard it used it means the car is in not-so-great condition...
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1985 GT-S
-Rebuilt engine: bored .020 over, oversize valves, new cam
-Thorley header w/heated O2 sensor at collector & all new exhaust
-Impact6 strut bar
-3.9LSD rearend, which is now slipping
-Lots of bodywork and new paint!
-New cd player to cover up all those squeaks and rattles
-JK short-throw shifter


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It most certainly doesn't. Every time I've heard it used it means the car is in not-so-great condition...
You’re right! I was thinking “cream puff”. Man, I was way off!
1985 celica GT , 191k.
Want a low budget LSD? http://www.celica-gts.com/forums/index.php?topic=29189.0

***COMPLETED!***1uzfe swap! Instant NA 250hp/260tq, For less than $1,500!

 

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