Someone Else's Problem: Condition: Opel. 1999 Astra G

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I still have the same car in the yard at work, and drove it earlier in the week. I can't say much.
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Hah, it looks so odd with a Holden badge and the tiny plate in the big pressed area.

For the record, I'm going with the "if you can't say anything nice, don't say anything all" approach to this car.
 

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Hah, it looks so odd with a Holden badge and the tiny plate in the big pressed area.

For the record, I'm going with the "if you can't say anything nice, don't say anything all" approach to this car.

Sir, this is a democracy.

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That lift-place is a dream garage. (Unless it's a work garage. Then it's just a garage garage, I guess.)

That exhaust is attrocious...
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I still have the same car in the yard at work, and drove it earlier in the week. I can't say much.View attachment 3567270
If you’re junking it, think some interior parts might be useful, or that grill! Mine is logo-less and it would be great to have a golden badge on it. 😁

Stock ride height is probably really nice too.
 

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I think the Chevy bowtie looks worse than the Holden logo.

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Really looks like that bumper ^ was shopped on. Wheels look like the cheapest Alessio ones too.
 

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If you’re junking it, think some interior parts might be useful, or that grill! Mine is logo-less and it would be great to have a golden badge on it. 😁

Stock ride height is probably really nice too.
Once I pay the new registration it will be going up for sale. Only 86,000 original km! But parked outside all it's life, so the paint is shit.
But it had the timing belt done 2000km ago!
 

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I scored some original Astra G wheels for less than than what a tank of fuel costs. Whenever I get around to it I will get some tires on them and I can say goodbye to the steelies with questionable hubcaps.

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I scored some original Astra G wheels for less than than what a tank of fuel costs. Whenever I get around to it I will get some tires on them and I can say goodbye to the steelies with questionable hubcaps.
Less than the cost of a tank of fuel could still be a lot of money these days for a boring set of wheels 😅.
 

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Boring? Original alloys are always the way to go.
 
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