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Old 12-04-07, 12:59 AM   #1
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Has to be the COOLEST way

to trick out ANY automobile

http://www.disappearing-car-door.com/

saving my pennies, starting now :0)
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Old 12-04-07, 01:04 AM   #2
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That actually is pretty spiffy. A bit too complicated for my tastes, but very clever and well done.
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Old 12-04-07, 05:16 AM   #3
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guys, it doesn't just disappear, it goes underneath the car or something

sorry to ruin your excitement
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guys, it doesn't just disappear, it goes underneath the car or something

sorry to ruin your excitement
my excitement is still alive.

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Main Entry: dis·ap·pear
Pronunciation: \ˌdis-ə-ˈpir\
Function: verb
Date: 15th century
intransitive verb
1 : to pass from view
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Old 12-04-07, 08:37 AM   #5
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Old 12-04-07, 08:43 AM   #6
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ehh...does nothig for me. I want to get an old charger and weld the doors shut...you know, like Luke and Duke Hazard. That would impress everyone....have to master that hood slide too.

edit: I guess it was Bo and Luke Duke....D'oh! too many doobies during that time period I guess.
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I didn't notice the door so much as the guy getting out of the car wearing a nice suit and WHITE socks. Whassup widdat?
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ehh...does nothig for me. I want to get an old charger and weld the doors shut...you know, like Luke and Duke Hazard. That would impress everyone....have to master that hood slide too.
Like who?
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I thunk he meanted Bo and Luke. MV has been over at Cooters Garage, sniffing the General Lee's exhaust again.
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ehh...does nothig for me. I want to get an old charger and weld the doors shut...you know, like Luke and Duke Hazard. That would impress everyone....have to master that hood slide too.

edit: I guess it was Bo and Luke Duke....D'oh! too many doobies during that time period I guess.
You have to wear the right pants for that too
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Old 12-04-07, 08:47 AM   #11
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You have to wear the right pants for that too
The only pants I can recall in that show were worn by one Daisy Duke.
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Kinda looks neat, but would you "really" spend all that dough just to make your car look neat? I'd rather have a spiffy new bike (or two).
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I keep getting a 503.
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I keep getting a 503.
I did, but hit refresh and it came up.

Then it came up without pics displaying...had to click individuals to see pics.
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Old 12-04-07, 09:36 AM   #17
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Old 12-04-07, 09:43 AM   #18
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pretty sweet.
I've been into customizing cars and car shows for YEARS... and never seen that one before.
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I would hope there is an emergency crank down somewhere. Colds winter morning, 4 year old battery, that could screw up your day big time.
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That would be an excellent door for people with mobility problems who have trouble
getting around doors when exiting.
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Would help keep us from getting doored too!
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Would help keep us from getting doored too!
We would get "drivered" instead. It's less painful.
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We would get "drivered" instead. It's less painful.
Not to the driver.
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Not to the driver.
Most of the drivers around here would act like air bags...sort of...maybe lard bags to cushion the fall.
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Its a cool concept... too much mechanical stuff to go wrong. Most car makers can't even make window motors or car lock actuators that last more than a couple years, much less a door that has to open and close precisely tens of thousands of times over the car's lifetime.

Maybe if I had a new Maybach (fat chance), it would go with it.
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