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Olds Customcruiser 1991

Hello friends, my name is Gwen, I'm French. I've always had North American cars. I restore an olds cutom cruiser 91, I like this wagon, it is terrible.
I want to make a good car.
I redone the bodywork, soon paint !
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Here it is before works
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Welcome to I.F.! And another Oldsmobile owner to another

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Welcome Gwen.

The car really does not look all that bad as it is.

Other than the body work you say you will do, what other repairs are you planning. ?

Some things are better left unsaid, which I generally realize right after I have said them.
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Hello, thanks for your comment's, sorry for my translate .
but, This does not make repairs, right side shock, door sinked and repaired to plastic
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Now I really work on the bodywork, I found two doors and a tailgate of chevy caprice here in france, lucky for me
It's been 2 years since she is with me, she at 145000 miles, I remade a lot of mechanics on.
new rods, direction arms, control wheel, suspensions and I install a rear airbag suspension !
it's a very nice car, I use it all the time, it's my daily driver

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I see.


How did that vehicle make it to France ?

Did you import it ?

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I do not know, it was imported in 1998, this model never existed here, I am a fan of full size, it is my second us wagon
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Now in apret before painting

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Nice wagon! I wish I could have restored mine the way you are! Good luck with it. Save the Longroofs!

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thanks RYD SLO, I chose the original colors but i have a doubt for the original Gm reference :

below the bumper it's color "gunmetal" WA9243
and the up it's "Dark maple red" WA9078

I don't have the VIN option stickers

Someone could confirm me the colors ?
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