When is your cars Birthday?

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When is your cars Birthday?

Postby johnw88 » Fri Mar 21, 2008 7:30 pm

My cars (Dodge Aries 88) Birthday is june 1,1988. I plan to get her new shocks and install the used but like new grill I got on E-bay for $5.00.
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby 89ARIES » Fri Mar 21, 2008 8:26 pm

Cool! My car's birthday is sometime in September 1988. It is going to be 20 years old! Joke: Did you know that since most cars are junked by 20 years, I estimate that a car is 100 car years old by 20. Every year for a person is 5 years for a car. Therefore, a 15 year old car is 75! If you take real good care of your car, it could live to be 500 years old! That is 100 years for us.

By the way, the VERY last K car rolled off the assembly line on December 9th, 1988 in Toluca Mexico for the 89 model year. It was an 89 Aries. After December, all K cars will be over 20 years old.
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby 88 aries » Sat Mar 22, 2008 8:36 pm

my 88 aries birthday is in Augest of 87 my reliant was made in october of 85
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby ReliantLV » Wed Apr 16, 2008 6:37 pm

How cool! where exactly can I find that out? (where;s that little plate located, someone please remind me)
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby 88 aries » Wed Apr 16, 2008 7:46 pm

it is on your drivers side door both of mine have faded or have been washed away, but i remember my 88's well because when i was younger i saw the tag, it was 8-87 i could barely make it out on my reliant it says 10-85 so both of my k-cars were built early for the new model year
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby 84Aries » Wed Nov 26, 2008 4:11 am

Wasnt on the door of my 84, I'll search the firewall and rad support tomorrow.
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby capev86 » Mon Mar 30, 2009 1:18 am

my girlfriend and k wagon share the same birth month and year....march 1986....i think its fate!!
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby RichG » Fri May 01, 2009 7:28 pm

Hopefully your girlfriend looks better than the K.....LOL
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby MoparDan » Wed May 27, 2009 9:27 pm

My Dodge 600's is April 12, 1986, The Plymouth Acclaim's is Jan. 24, 1989. My former 1982 New Yorker's is June 29, 1982, the crazy thing about that is I was born on June 29, 1986! :shock:
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Re: When is your cars Birthday?

Postby Baron » Wed May 27, 2009 11:05 pm

Not a K-car, but my 68 Plymouth Fury was Sept/Oct 1967, same year I graduated from school. I am thinking of trying to take it to my next class reunion, as it was built only like 3 or 4 months after we all graduated. Kind of a rolling reminder of the way we were.
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