type 2 detectives chilli night

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the only event in july to worry about the type 2 detectives chilli night. its going to be hot hot hot hot cars and even hotter chilli. its shaping up to be a big one. and you know type 2 detectives events are always the best

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photoshoots and filming day

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loving the new t2d sign by prosign

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very handy for the photoshoot today

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before both vans got collected a very quick shot was organised

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matts body dropped bay also got the treatment

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as did matt

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the goof and the kerbsnake both again shot and also some filming work too. and only one take for my piece to camera

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jon collected his link pin bay this afternoon after a visit to the terry paint place

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nicks panel in to have its ride quality sorted to t2d levels

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my ambo now on disco detailed fuch. big thanks steve of detail and disco

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tt for sale. big power low ride on new ap coilovers and new lm reps. email me for more info beaker@beakersblog.com

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phils newbie


now thats what you call a new beetle. phils bug is in the latest copy of ultra vw magazine. phil is the buff meister, just check that swirl free finish. i cant wait to get my copy, be sure to get one too.

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prosign prosign prosign


how cool is that. the new t2d sign as made by mandy and neil at prosign. the most massive thanks and to joe the tow for the sign haulage today


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hot cop

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the media whores have been getting a detailing today ready for yet another photo shoot. they are some busy cars

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matts got bluebell all ready to go tomorrow its driving much better now with the added t2d

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inside its all d i s co friday

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the underneath of petes engine install

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bretts ex swiss army bus is being prepped for paint. but what colour. more to come.......


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busy busy bizzz a

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neil brought his ultra late bay in for some lowering today

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adjusters up front with t2d gas shocks and a tickle out back along with the customer supplied wheels it looks much better. sounds nice for a 1400cc too

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jared as ever has made a nice job of petes engine install

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brett and charlie have done a good job on the lilac split. its sitting so much better now

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birthday boy mr joe of tow dropped off niges fresh from the docks ex cali squareback.

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and back in to t2d ex ambulance split. this time its in to have its previously done elsewhere straight axle conversion sorted out with a t2d straight axle conversion

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then after a v bizz a day today matt was on to the t2d berlingo to give it stance mastering

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3 spline out back so far but matt thinks theres more to come as there was no scraping on the bump test

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and soon to appear on the sitswrong b-down-low some old school esta rs turbos


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J.O.T oh yeahhhhh

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how much lower than stock? that much

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getting very close to collection date for mark and michelle to get their burner bus. and mark thankyou for the "please dont clean it"

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joe of the tow dropping off another bay

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petes samba is coming together

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ian over in the t2d trim shop has been good things with leather for the inside

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and jareds doing good things with petes power plant

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steves droppa against the stockka

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bretts busy out back of the lilac bus while the charlie is busy up front

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brett doing the engine re-install

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and next door the t2d sign is up. can you spot it?

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mr balls has been having a play with another late bay. but dont worry its not in for the balls body drop


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nic picca

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mot time again today

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straight through too is always a bonus

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matts got "bluebells" rear end all sorted and is finishing off the new 2" narrowed beam and dropped spindles on the front

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bretts doing good things out back of the lilac one

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petes samba is back in the main workshop and up on the ramp again


and tom whos over doing work experience at t2d caught me in my t3 /t25 earlier


mid way through the "removal of crap" the front. not my words


and with a bit of toms photo shop skills what it could look like

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what mask??


thanks to paul and his suggestion to remove the horns and lights from the bumper and to tom wheatley for the photo shop work and wheel detailing along with another mild lowering, oh and the new lettering too. but can you see the .... mask?

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clean snake shocka

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another busy saturday with yet more coming in for work

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lilac split is stripped out back

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jareds done great work with niges engine install. its all in the detail

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and when not doing good things with old volkswagens jared is rippin' up. but not on the roads where he is very sensilble. hello mrs r and widge

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johns bay is back from terrys paint place and you'd be hard pressed to see whats been done. terry is the blend meister

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and thanks to a certain magazine wanting a feature on my ambulance i've given it the full one today on the paint. double cut and triple fluff. wheels off soon and off to disco steves wheel detail haus and a visit to prosign for some side stripe and front stripe action. cant wait to get some more orange on the front

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and the whole cleaning thing seems to be rubbing off on people. not only does matt regulary clean his new passat wagen but paul is giving the kerb snake constant love with the cleaning products.


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