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Ebay: 87D 2.4i Manta (GTE) hatch for sale


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Only whoever fitted it can answer that question! :mellow:

I notice the description has been updated and is now far more detailed:

Body
Complete strip down
New Genuine opel N/S chassis rail (Full Length)
New Genuine Cavalier Nose cone  (no slots)
2x rear wheel arches
All rot cutout and re placed
Sunroof removed and replaced with electric (Auto closing)
Re-sprayed in a old BMW red with high gloss black Bonnet & tailgate
Genuine Irmscher rear spoiler
2x New headlight units
Tinted rear windows (x3)
Interior
Seats professionally re-trimmed in Jaguar burnt Orange Leather/Black cloth
New headlining in Red vinyl, matching Door cards & Sun visors 
Footwell lights
Aluminium footwell boards 
Nardi leather steering wheel (Subaru Impreza)
Remote Central locking & Alarm
Amp & 2x 9x6 speakers
Mood lighting (Led strips under seats)
Boot complete LED light-up
Heater fan updated with Polo unit
Mechanical
Engine changed to 2.4 CIH, rebuild with new components
New Std GTE camshaft, follows, Vernier Timing Pulley
Carlton 2.2 injection system
2.4 Fuel rail & injectors 
Converted to manual from auto
Jettex exhaust system to 2.4 manifold
K&N Air Filter
Lowered with Spax springs (-30mm) with Bilstein dampers
Alloy radiator with electric fan and thermostat
Front brakes uprated with Audi A4 Vented disks and Astra Mk4 callipers
Braided hoses fitted
Bullet steel wheels 15x7 (new tyres)
Adjustable pan-hard rod
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13 minutes ago, Monaco Blue said:

Only whoever fitted it can answer that question! :mellow:

I notice the description has been updated and is now far more detailed:

I did, but it was an option of fitting a tatty slot or a brand new front nose, I did regret after as it looses a big chunk of Mantaness  BUT it was a new nose with NO rust :-) 

 

 

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£9000!!!! Buy now!! Your having a laugh. I am sorry but that grill is horrid on that and I never knew Irmscher did a hatch spoiler 😬

Its had a lot spent on it, good luck to the seller but realistically I struggle to see £5500 for it. Modified Manta's are a nightmare to sell! 

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9 hours ago, Rapierdave said:

Original thread & Ad from March 2016 when Guysat had it

 

club member guysat no longer owns the Manta

1 hour ago, Danny D114BCW said:

£9000!!!! Buy now!! Your having a laugh. I am sorry but that grill is horrid on that and I never knew Irmscher did a hatch spoiler 😬

Its had a lot spent on it, good luck to the seller but realistically I struggle to see £5500 for it. Modified Manta's are a nightmare to sell! 

Genuine Irmscher spoiler - learn something new everyday :-)

Was no nightmare to sell when I owned it  :D

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The reg looks awfully familiar, this might be the Manta GT/E auto Simon Downs ( Stonymanta on here ) and myself collected from a lock-upgarage in North (East ?) London many years ago.

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I've learnt from experience that you only put that kind of cash into a car you intend on keeping. It's a lovely manta, and with a few tweaks (nose cone being the first) it will make someone a great toy!! 

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The front end is art deko , it's the new norm, you look at it and feel the vibes and every angle . It the feelings the senses, then you think of the 3 idiots on top gear , and then you think captain slow welding a Volvo to a saab with two front ends together. So the front is the back and the back is the back and the back is the back or front I think . Bloody mess !

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On 13/10/2017 at 08:29, guysat said:

Genuine Irmscher spoiler - learn something new everyday :-)

Was no nightmare to sell when I owned it  :D

LOLLL..............

I remember coming over to your place Guysat, and was absolutely shocked when I saw this in the flesh.... I knew nothing about your car/project, and what a lovely shock when I saw it.....  It was just one of those cars that pictures could not do justice to... The stance and the paint and just the sheer quality of finish everywhere was outstanding.

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