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Freddy Fixer Builds a Car

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[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
freddy_fixer_car_german.cdr_.sit (82.14 MB)
MD5: b7605307c5aa2f2bb95676e0f48d16d0
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de
Byg_bil_med_MulleDanish.img_.sit (47.86 MB)
MD5: 8f71130099a1d13d02e9ab458b5d9e39
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
This game works with: SheepShaver, Basilisk II,

An computer game about how a motor car is put together, explained through a fun story. The simple language and full-colour watercolour and pencil illustrations leads a young player step-by-step through the bare necessities for building a car and making it run.

Popular in Sweden, the Mulle Meck stories have been translated into several languages including German (as Willy Werkel) and English (as Freddy Fixer, and Gary Gadget).
Read the full review at

A note about the downloads available from above:

  1. file is the German version (known as "Autos bauen mit Willy Werkel")
  2. file is the Danish version (known as Byg bil med Mulle Meck" Buy Links:
Gary Gadget: Building Cars (Windows 7 / Vista / XP),
Gary Gadget: Building Cars (Vista / 7 / Me / XP, Mac OS X Leopard, Tiger, Snow Leopard),
Gary Gadget: Building Cars (Win/Mac) (XP, Mac OS X) Buy Links:
Willy Werkel - Autos bauen mit Willy Werkel (PC+MAC) (Vista / XP / 7, Mac),
Willy Werkel - Autos bauen mit Willy Werkel (95 / 98 / Me, Mac)

Other titles in this series are:
Gary Gadget builds a Space Ship
Planera med Mulle Meck
Bygg båtar med Mulle Meck
Bygg hus med Mulle Meck

See also: Meck licensees

Architecture: 68k PPC

System requirements Mac:
68040 or PowerPC, from Mac OS 7.1 on.

System requirements PC:
Windows 95 (not compatible to 3.1), Pentium.

Graphical resolution of 640 x 480 set to 256 colours.


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by IIGS_User - 2021, January 27 - 9:17pm

Probably this:

When using Toast, the CD burner software standard on Mac, there is a hint to not select the partition on the CD, but the drive itself as source to be burned.

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by Terje_P - 2021, January 27 - 12:26pm

Will look at the cover again on Friday when I get home again, if it actually said Mac on the cover or if I remember wrong.

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by fogWraith - 2021, January 27 - 7:25am

I'll have a look at the images I created, entirely forgot about this Tongue
The windows side of the disc is copy protected, so it generates tons of errors when creating the image itself. SecuRom, I think?

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by mrdav - 2021, January 26 - 11:21pm

Thank you for informing us about this, Terje_P. Unfortunately, the bin/cue copy seems to only contains the Windows version. Bin/cue normally captures all parts of the disc so only getting the Win part is strange when the disc cover also mentions Mac. I will investigate further.

EDIT: I went to my ultimate test of burning the bin/cue to CD with ImgBurn in Windows and, alas, found that there is indeed no Mac executable on the CD. Nonetheless, thanks again for pointing us to your upload on AL.

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by Terje_P - 2021, January 26 - 8:42pm

Would like to inform that I have made a BIN/CUE copy of the English language version and uploaded it on some other site. It says mac on the cover, but I dont have a real mac to test it with.

"ISO Demo"

Feel free to upload it the proper way to macintoshgarden.

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by IIGS_User - 2020, March 13 - 9:57am

Oh yeah. Smile

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by fogWraith - 2020, March 13 - 8:21am

@andreasswf, I've placed an order for the Swedish version, it should arrive Monday or Tuesday.

Update #1: Game arrived, disc was scratched - looking for another copy.
Update #2: Found a new copy, waiting for it to arrive.

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by andreasswf - 2020, March 13 - 7:26am

Need the swedish version for "cars"!

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by Nesualk - 2020, January 15 - 11:29pm

Added Danish edition - Tested - worked fine in emulated 7.6 in Basilisk II

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by IIGS_User - 2015, April 18 - 5:06pm

Youtube/Mulle Meck bygger biljävlar!"

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by IIGS_User - 2011, November 9 - 9:11am

If someone happen to meet other language versions, please add.