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by Mad_Marx
Tue Mar 28, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: Repair Guides
Topic: seat and upholstery (seat cover) removal
Replies: 45
Views: 5298

Re: seat and upholstery (seat cover) removal

There's noting quite like waking up to a voicemail from Scotland.... I finalized design details and specs on Terc II Reproduction Blue Upholstery. The fabric will be a 16 oz. Worsted Wool plaid, color matched and size matched to the OEM plaid. The 16 oz wool is a finer/smoother fabric than the origi...
by Mad_Marx
Tue Mar 07, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Repair Guides
Topic: seat and upholstery (seat cover) removal
Replies: 45
Views: 5298

Re: seat and upholstery (seat cover) removal

Got some samples from Scotland today, the sample in the background was provided so I could compare the fabric weight, the other samples were for color. They don't have an exact match for Toyota colors, so I'm going to have to pay for custom dye. :/. The price keeps going up, but I'm making progress....
by Mad_Marx
Wed Feb 22, 2017 7:02 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: "Bernie-mobile" Tercel at local wrecking yard.
Replies: 20
Views: 365

Re: "Bernie-mobile" Tercel at local wrecking yard.

I need a headlight stalk switch if there's a good one on this car. PM me price/details if you can hook me up.
by Mad_Marx
Tue Feb 14, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Repair Guides
Topic: seat and upholstery (seat cover) removal
Replies: 45
Views: 5298

Re: seat and upholstery (seat cover) removal

I only had the sample of the blue to send to the mill for matching. So at this time only the blue will be reproduced. I'll let you know when I have prices.
by Mad_Marx
Wed Feb 08, 2017 7:43 am
Forum: Repair Guides
Topic: seat and upholstery (seat cover) removal
Replies: 45
Views: 5298

Re: seat and upholstery (seat cover) removal

Just a quick update to this, I couldn't use the last known OEM upholstery and leave all the other enthusiasts with no supply. So I am currently working with a textile mill in Scotland to have the Blue Plaid brought back from the brink of extinction. A 2' section of this fabric was sent to the Textil...
by Mad_Marx
Sat Jan 14, 2017 8:57 am
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 87' Near mint 4wd JDM Tercel Wagon / Sprinter Carib
Replies: 2
Views: 238

Re: 87' Near mint 4wd JDM Tercel Wagon / Sprinter Carib

Wow, very clean and great pictures. The "RV Special", was that the model between the base and the fully loaded?

I've never seen that plaid in an American Tercel, do you have any close up photos of the fabric?
by Mad_Marx
Thu Jan 05, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Not a T2/4WD Wagon, but - WOW!
Replies: 6
Views: 265

Re: Not a T2/4WD Wagon, but - WOW!

Gimmie!!!
by Mad_Marx
Fri Dec 16, 2016 6:05 pm
Forum: Repair Guides
Topic: Removing the rear washer nozzle on the T4WD rear hatch
Replies: 4
Views: 1104

Re: Removing the rear washer nozzle on the T4WD rear hatch

Does anyone have pictures of this procedure? I need to replace mine and i cant seem to access the backside through the rear hatch, no access hole in the steel body pannel?
by Mad_Marx
Sun Nov 27, 2016 10:39 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Most popular colour body paint for Tercel4wd
Replies: 5
Views: 1670

Re: Most popular colour body paint for Tercel4wd

I really like silver, white, and yellow on our cars, but don't have a favorite.
by Mad_Marx
Mon Nov 14, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: '83 SR5 eBay Vermont
Replies: 11
Views: 676

Re: '83 SR5 eBay Vermont

Looks like the one that showed up on BAT a while back. CA car, then re-posted for sale in vt a few months later. The goofy center caps look familiar

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by Mad_Marx
Mon Oct 31, 2016 8:22 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The truck i should have kept
Replies: 4
Views: 794

Re: The truck i should have kept

Wow, that looks like the same 'Toyota Blue' as my 84' pickup. Definitely an icon for durable economic utility vehicles.... am I the only one that rewatches Top Gear "Killing a Toyota" ?

by Mad_Marx
Sat Oct 22, 2016 3:23 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: A Couple of Tercel 4WD for sale in Boise, ID area
Replies: 3
Views: 190

Re: A Couple of Tercel 4WD for sale in Boise, ID area

Send me a PM when you know your schedule, maybe we can meet up. I'll see if Florykitty (the other Boise member) is around too.
by Mad_Marx
Fri Oct 21, 2016 9:31 pm
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: A Couple of Tercel 4WD for sale in Boise, ID area
Replies: 3
Views: 190

A Couple of Tercel 4WD for sale in Boise, ID area

84 SR5 for $400, not much info:
http://boise.craigslist.org/ptd/5816585194.html

85 SR5 for $1,500, looks kinda rough, but the photos aren't very good.
http://boise.craigslist.org/cto/5805408156.html
by Mad_Marx
Tue Oct 18, 2016 5:23 pm
Forum: Gallery and Projects
Topic: My very first Tercel!
Replies: 13
Views: 402

Re: My very first Tercel!

Very nice, did you have to beef up the rear springs at all?

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