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    flip boot

    saw this the other day, http://www.turborevs.org.uk/flip%20f...sion%20kit.htm looks cool but seemed a bit pricey for just some hinges? any idea how i could do this?

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    Ewww why would you want that? :S

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    Something like this, this car uses hydraulic rams to raise and lower the boot, (probably because of the weight of the spoiler though!)



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    im sure you can actually see into the boot better when you open it properly.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MarkyG View Post
    im sure you can actually see into the boot better when you open it properly.
    I would agree as well!

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    These have been available for years
    I'm still totally amazed I've not seen it done in this country yet

    Do it !

    Loads of American how-to's...only they call it "Flip Trunk"

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    that coupe looks neat! wish i had the money to think of that idea...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Coo View Post
    These have been available for years
    I'm still totally amazed I've not seen it done in this country yet
    Saw it on many Beemers in Trax last year.

    Doesn't look too bad but I think it's not worth the money.
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    theres a lot of hondas with it, that little 2 door one?!?
    uve obviously got a coupe cos it wuld look pretty odd with a hatch!!
    the doors on that are amazing

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