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Old 03-14-2008, 07:58 AM   #1
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Can you spot whats wrong with this picture?


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If you can't figure it out click here.. http://genuinesaab.com/gallery/viggen/IMG_2346_2

It helps quite a bit.
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2.0 GOOSE 500whp + 8500rpm = 11.06 @125 E85
Viggen 439whp / 447tq 12.43 @114 on Gt2871.64, (Now 511whp Gt3076)
Nordic E85 9-3 SS Aero 320hp / 350ftlbs
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Old 03-14-2008, 08:06 AM   #2
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Front tire looks different than rear

edit: yeah, turns out that link does help a bit
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The centercaps between the front and rear are different sizes. And they look like baby ch's up front.

It has something to do with those slicks up front.
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Old 03-14-2008, 08:16 AM   #5
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Fronts are 17" BFG 225 drag radials the smallest wheel that will clear the brakes. I only have 1 set of 17s here that will clear, they just happen to be ch 17x7.5 Bummer the 18s have the small center cap. I like the way it looks almost normal.

I feel a little bad for the gearbox now Bummer is it still spins in 3rd on the highway even with the tires hot.
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2.0 GOOSE 500whp + 8500rpm = 11.06 @125 E85
Viggen 439whp / 447tq 12.43 @114 on Gt2871.64, (Now 511whp Gt3076)
Nordic E85 9-3 SS Aero 320hp / 350ftlbs
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Old 03-14-2008, 08:20 AM   #6
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Reverse it and go post on vwvortex.
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I was looking all over the damn pic. The first thing I thought was the tires, but I'm like "na that can't be it, he drags the thing".
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You guys are all wrong!

The side skirt was installed the wrong way. lol
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You guys are all wrong!

The side skirt was installed the wrong way. lol
Please tell me you're kidding.... right?

EDIT: I looked at your profile and see you have a viggen... you almost had me there.
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It has dirt on it.

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My car hasn't been clean in months.... took it to play in gravel/dirt parking lots the other night. It looks nice
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It's a MY 2000, but the center caps are the "SAAB" ones from MY 01+
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The blue car in the background has one slightly loose lug bolt.
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It's a MY 2000, but the center caps are the "SAAB" ones from MY 01+

Seriously.. Laser Red came about in -01


Its the drag slicks on 17s in the front and 18s in the rear.
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the motor is sitting the wrong direction in the red one. the blue one is fine.
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Whats wrong? THAT CAR SHOULB BE IN MY DRIVE WAY!
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it has no front mount. showing int he middle of the bumper like erics 900
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Its the drag slicks on 17s in the front and 18s in the rear.
What's wrong about that?
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yeah theres nothing wrong with it, i would do that too if i were to hit the tracks.
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