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Hey guys, as I've started tearing down and completely rebuilding my '72 Sonett III, I decided it would be fun to do a semi-serious blog covering the process. If anyone wants to check it out, it's here: www.whatonearthisasonett.wordpress.com

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Pretty cool. Looks like you havee your work cut out for you.
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Pretty cool. Looks like you havee your work cut out for you.
You're not kidding! And the funny part is, a Sonett veteran told me that this car was in great shape and an "easy" restoration! i don't think that is the word I would have picked.
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2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Ti Sport Q4 A9 AWD, Carbon fiber DS, adaptive suspension, 19’s.
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Hey guys, as I've started tearing down and completely rebuilding my '72 Sonett III, I decided it would be fun to do a semi-serious blog covering the process. If anyone wants to check it out, it's here: www.whatonearthisasonett.wordpress.com

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There have been a couple of updates to the blog since my original post, if there are any Sonett fans interested.
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2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Ti Sport Q4 A9 AWD, Carbon fiber DS, adaptive suspension, 19’s.
Past Saabs: ‘11 9-5 Aero XWD 370 HP, (2) ‘11 9-5 T4P Java, ‘06 9-7X 5.3i, ‘72 Sonett
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There have been quite a few updates on this restoration/build up for those interested.
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2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Ti Sport Q4 A9 AWD, Carbon fiber DS, adaptive suspension, 19’s.
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Enjoying the Blog Josh , keep up the good work ....
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Enjoying the Blog Josh , keep up the good work ....
Thank you! More updates coming soon as the motor is nearly complete...
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