Re: [DMCForum] What was I thinking? (Mostly on topic)
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Re: [DMCForum] What was I thinking? (Mostly on topic)



Rich:

You're not the only one. Many people enjoy the challenge of fixing up a
car ... or a house ... or a man or woman.

My case will no doubt be similar to yours, not because I NEED a
fixer-upper, but because I don't care about perfect condition,
especially cosmetic. Sagging headliners? No problem. Cracked dashboard?
Cover it. Eyebrows on front fascia? Metal strip. Scratched stainless?
Regraining it can be done.

It doesn't have to be beautiful to be great.

And as far as minor mechanical flaws go, that's the fun part. You are
not alone.

Farrar

cruznmd wrote:
> Now tell me again, -why- I bought a basket-case DeLorean?
>
> Was it because it was cheaper? Uh...partly but that wasn't totally it.
> Was it because I was bored? Hm...sort of but I never was so bored I
> wanted my hobby to make me scream in frustration.
>
> Oh yeah! I remember now. I remember thinking, "If we only buy the
> bestest, nicesest cars the population will eventually dwindle to
> nothing. This means if I care about the lifespan of the marque, I
> should find one in an advanced state of decay and put it back
> together.
>
> This wasn't a dumb line of reasoning was it? If people didn't think
> this way, we'd have no original condition Ford Model A's or T's right?
>
>
> Rich A.
>
>

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