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mk2 golf

Discussion in 'The Cool Wall' started by leigh@vagtech, Jun 21, 2007.

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  1. leigh@vagtech
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    [Jun 21, 2007]
    mk2 golf rallye
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    jojo S3 Drift King! Staff Member Moderator

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    [Jun 22, 2007]
    Nice car, but I prefer the wrap around plastic arches, so I would buy a GTI G60.
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    [Jun 22, 2007]
    Ahhh!! The mk2 Golf. My fave!!

    Loved my 3dr big bumper GTi 16v & would have loved a Rallye.


    Craig :cool:
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    [Jun 22, 2007]
    I always wanted one of those but ended up with a G60 corrado as the the rallye's were only available in left hand drive. They need 17 inches wheels to look really amazing.
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    [Jun 22, 2007]
    Mk2s are cool. A very important car because of the way it practically invented the prestige hatchback, which ultimately led to the creation of the A3 that I now drive!

    They were miles heavier than the Mk1 but amazingly solid and rust-free, notable at a time when five-year-old cars could be spatted with tin worm.
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    [Jun 23, 2007]
    I paid £100 for my GTi 16v :) Bought it off my g/fs brother. He'd been using it for work, he's a builder so it was a bit tatty.

    He just wanted rid cos his dad wasn't too happy about him leaving it on his drive after he'd bought something bigger for work.

    I spent £400-£500 on minor repairs such as handbrake/speedo cables, thermostat, gear linkage bushes, front discs & pads, wheel bearings, a full mint interior off ebay & a general service.

    I ran it for 18 months then sold it for £1500 ;) I think i did pretty well out of it. Passed both MOTS whilst i owned it & used to get 40mpg going to work.

    I had it as a runabout whilst i was saving for something newer/better. I'd def consider having another if circumstances meant i had to sell my Evo & get something cheap with a bit of go in it


    Craig :cool:
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    CMD Pointing Forward's!!!!!!!!!

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    [Feb 17, 2009]
    Still got a mk2 2door in work have owned it for a long time will get around
    fixing it up one day .Its just a bare shell in primer .The 1.8 engine still fire's up great little thing..
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    [Feb 18, 2009]
    Still got mine, it's currently gaining value parked up with no Tax or Insurance lol, and still fires up of course... blame the credit crunch.
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    Definately cool, just wish I had kept mine. My mate still has his, only problem is Im not allowed anymore cars!
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    [Feb 20, 2009]
    Cool until you have to explain what it is.
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    [Feb 25, 2009]
    Charger noise hmmmmm
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