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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old May 13th, 12, 04:34 PM Thread Starter
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New guy from illinois

hi everyone.

i don't have a car at the moment. but i am searching for the one i can afford and can't turn down. basically a redheaded step child. the one that everyone else walks away from. and everybody asks why this one
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post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old May 13th, 12, 04:44 PM
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welcome Richard, what part of IL you from, I am from central IL, around the vandalia area.

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Hey Richard, Welcome. You will find a bunch of knowledgeable Camaro guys on this site.

Good luck on your search for a Camaro.

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Welcome, have fun searching for your camaro. I went through this too, it's a great feeling when u find THE ONE.

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Hey Richard!

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Welcome!! Are you looking for a specific car or just kinda waiting to see what comes along?

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welcome, i am originally from brimfield IL which is around the peoria area. Bought my camaro from a guy named mac in spring bay back in 1998. He wasnt the best at restoring camaros but back then he had a ton of them and parts....do a search for mac's new place and mini storage and see if he or someone is still in the business
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Welcome, Richard.
Any thoughts on your 1st, 2nd, and 3rd choices?

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Welcome to the site and best of luck in your search.

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post #11 of 16 (permalink) Old May 14th, 12, 03:26 PM Thread Starter
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welcome Richard, what part of IL you from, I am from central IL, around the vandalia area.
mchenry county. thanks for the welcome
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post #14 of 16 (permalink) Old May 14th, 12, 03:33 PM Thread Starter
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welcome, i am originally from brimfield il which is around the peoria area. Bought my camaro from a guy named mac in spring bay back in 1998. He wasnt the best at restoring camaros but back then he had a ton of them and parts....do a search for mac's new place and mini storage and see if he or someone is still in the business
thanks i'll see what comes up

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mchenry county. thanks for the welcome
I'm in Algonquin.

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406 CI * CC XR274R 236/[email protected] 564/570 110 LSA/106 ICL * Brodix IK 200
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