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Greenlight 1965 Lincoln Continental


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Polls

Would You Buy A Swifty's Garage Promo Car?
Yes, price doesn't matter 7 (14.9%)
Yes, but price has to be under $20 16 (34%)
Yes, but price has to be under $15 8 (17%)
Yes, but price has to be under $10 2 (4.3%)
Maybe- depends on the make/model of car & what it looks like 11 (23.4%)
No 3 (6.4%)
Total Votes: 47
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September Picture Of The Month Poll

Posted by Swifty (Admin) at Oct 15 2017, 11:06 AM. 0 comments

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StangFreak's "Ford Racing"

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toyotageek's "Rock n' Roll In the Purest Sense"

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Hosspower98's "The Mustangs of Madagascar"

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FoolTrottel's "Engineer Is At It Again"

August Picture Of The Month Poll

Posted by Swifty (Admin) at Oct 15 2017, 11:00 AM. 0 comments

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carsdownunder's "Abandoned Coal Mine"

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Lil' '86's "Mercury, the Man's Car"

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carsdownunder's "Schneidemuhle"

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Mikey 1/64's "Tokyo Garage"

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evata1901's "M.A.S.H."

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Matchthebox's "Mooneyes Bug"

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DinoMom's "Native Environment"

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evata1901's "Supervising"

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daniel60's "That Sure Ain't Yogi, Mr. Ranger, Sir!"

Help Vote Matchbox Into The Toy Hall of Fame

Posted by Swifty (Admin) at Sep 16 2017, 09:59 PM. 59 comments

http://www.toyhalloffame.org/2017-finalists

If the above link doesn't work, the direct link is:

https://polldaddy.com/poll/9820470/

You can vote once per day per computer. Let's get Matchbox into the HOF where it deserves to be. Right now PEZ is destroying the competition with 35% of the vote (Whiffle Ball is second at 26%, My Little Pony a distant third at 14% and Matchbox is way back in fourth with a mere 7% (nothing else is even close, surprisingly not even Transformers). And Pez isn't even a toy! Let's spread the word far & wide and reverse Matchbox's fortunes.

July Picture Of The Month Poll

Posted by Swifty (Admin) at Aug 4 2017, 01:32 PM. 3 comments

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Huyken's Bel Air

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ninuxx's Golfing

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JeepXJlover's Perfect Vacation

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Airborne511's Patriotic Shelbys

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Toyotageek's Mo' Momo

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Mikey 1/64's Relaisroute

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carsdownunder's What About Z?

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Jack Daniels (Hosspower98 & daniel60)'s Porsches At Night

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ninnux's Majorettes

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Hot Wheels' Vroom Vroom

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Hosspower98's Deep Impact

June Picture of The Month Poll

Posted by Swifty (Admin) at Aug 4 2017, 01:29 PM. 0 comments

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SnowOwl's Camping By The Shore

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JeepXJLover's Topiary Services

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daniel60's Silly Granny Tricks Are For Kids

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Guntownal's Mighty Pink Maverick

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Lil' '86's MAERSK

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Hosspower98's The Good Old Days

Photobucket Hosting

Posted by jedimario (Admin) at Jun 30 2017, 10:45 PM. 19 comments

As many of you have discovered, Photobucket has recently modified their pricing structure and removed third-party hosting abilities from all but their most expensive account type. This change affects all of their existing content, including many thousands of pictures linked here at Swifty's Garage. All Photobucket images belonging to members who are not in the highest pay tier will now appear as this:

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Usually here at the Garage, you have a limited amount of time to edit your posts and topics. We are temporarily removing this limit so that you may go back and edit posts affected by Photobucket's change should you wish. Tentatively, this limit will be lifted for one month. During this time, you will be able to go back and change the image links in your posts to new ones that work. We know this will be a tedious process, but we wanted to make it available. Unfortunately, there's not much else we can do.

For discussion on the issue and alternative services, check out this thread.

To recover your images, follow these steps:

1. Locate the post you wish to recover images from.
2. Click the Edit button below the post.
3. Copy the full URL between the IMG brackets.
4. Paste this URL in a new web browser tab or window.
5a. Right click the image you want to keep and click "Save as..." or similar. This will allow you to save the image to your hard drive like any other file.
5b. If you are logged in to Photobucket, there may be a "download" option somewhere on the page. I have forgotten my credentials so I can't check for one.

EDIT: We have several members whos Photobucket accounts are still allowing third party hosting. Not sure of the reason for this, but Photobucket itself claims that this should not be working.

May Picture Of The Month Poll

Posted by Swifty (Admin) at Jun 12 2017, 10:45 PM. 3 comments

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Stampede's "Volvo Beach"

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Daniel60's "Masterpiece"

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Airborn511's "Corvette Summer"

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Airborn511's "Alive '55"

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Dainel60's "Speedy's Garage"

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JeepXJLover's "With Two Cads In The Yard, Life Used To Be So Hard"

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Carsdownunder's "Buick Avenue"

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ILLest's "Enos' Japanese Cousin, Eneos"

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Jedimario's "Red Vs Blue"

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Hosspower98's "Grabber Chrome Takes The Checkers"

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Mikey 1/64's "All Hong Kong Brands Serviced"

April Picture of The Month Poll

Posted by Swifty (Admin) at May 9 2017, 08:33 PM. 4 comments

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Matchthebox's Bullitt Time

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Hosspower98's Antique Bronze Metallic

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Airborn511's Who's The Boss?

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Airborn511's Blue Goat

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Daniel60's Nice Day For A Picnic

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Ninnux's Red Bull

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Matchthebox's Reflections

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Carcollector's White Rabbit

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Milton Fox Racing's Infrared

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Hosspower98's Pumpkin

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Juantoo3's Hot Pursuit! I Love It, I Love It, I Love It!

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Matchthebox's JSM 586

March Picture of The Month Poll

Posted by Swifty (Admin) at Apr 1 2017, 09:42 PM. 0 comments

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Rob G's BRE

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carsdownunder's More Zs Than ZZ Top

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daniel60's '56 Ford

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Airborne511's Vette

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daniel60's Rent-A-Racer

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Airborne511's kcalBBandit

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Diecastmania's Street Service

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Airborne511's Pretty In Pink

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250 TR's Breakdown Dead Ahead

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Camaro Marty's Crushed Crown Vic
 

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May's Picture of The Month Contest



Congratulations Mikey 1/64 for winning May's contest!



To view all this month's entries, please: Click Here

June's Picture of The Month Contest



Congratulations SnowOwl for winning June's contest!



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