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      08-05-2009, 06:20 AM   #45
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The PCA suggests this site as the best how-to for paint chips:

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      08-05-2009, 05:40 PM   #46
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So I'm currently sitting in the Hartford airport waiting to get on an airplane to go to Baltimore. No, that doesn't match the last published plan but at least I don't have to drive home from Providence Friday night.

I love it when meetings get done early.
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      08-05-2009, 06:47 PM   #47
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who ever did it looked at your car.. and was like.. oh shit BMW im outta here..
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      08-05-2009, 06:54 PM   #48
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So I'm currently sitting in the Hartford airport waiting to get on an airplane to go to Baltimore. No, that doesn't match the last published plan but at least I don't have to drive home from Providence Friday night.

I love it when meetings get done early.
Alright, Mike! Travel well, and hopefully we see you on Sunday (sounds like it's getting more and more a possibility). Who else is in? I gotta do some food shopping, and fill up a cooler with soda and with bottles that lime slices are dropped into.
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      08-05-2009, 07:32 PM   #49
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Sunday's looking good. Roofer expects to be done on Saturday.

BDL to BWI - 40 minutes!!

BWI terminal to rental car center - 30 minutes??
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      08-06-2009, 09:03 AM   #50
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Im in! c'mon mike! you can do it! we can carpool too if you wanna drink a few more of those lime sodas than me. let me know.
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      08-06-2009, 10:07 AM   #51
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i'm headed down to RI on sunday afternoon, so i may miss this one unless you guys are starting early. what's the game plan?
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      08-06-2009, 10:49 AM   #52
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Seeing I'm in Pembroke.. We're on your way to RI.
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      08-06-2009, 12:48 PM   #53
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Well I got the paint, comes with basecoat and clear laquer which I did not expect, so im happy as a clam.
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So I've called velocity motorcars a bunch of times and emailed them. They don't answer phones/emails so it's not looking like I'm getting endlinks anytime soon
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      08-06-2009, 05:32 PM   #55
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So I've called velocity motorcars a bunch of times and emailed them. They don't answer phones/emails so it's not looking like I'm getting endlinks anytime soon
If you want, we can install my old ones then, which will get 90% of the work done. You can then then easily swap out the end links when you get them.
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You might also check with Turner. If they have the endlinks, they are local so you could go pick them up.
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Good call, Mike.
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      08-07-2009, 08:14 AM   #58
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I might join you guys, as I have a couple of tiny rock chips that I'd fix with all your expert help. Does someone have some spare AW touch up paint or should I try to find some tomorrow?

Anyway, my joining depends on how well my 14-mile training walk goes tomorrow and whether I'll press on with another 10 miles on Sunday. If I tear up blisters on the backs of my ankles, on Saturday, I'll not be walking on Sunday.

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      08-07-2009, 09:01 AM   #59
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I have some touch up paint for AW. I wouldnt mind if you used some. As long as I get first dibs!
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I have some touch up paint for AW. I wouldnt mind if you used some. As long as I get first dibs!
I say we use Andy's car for practice.

I never got to my dealer, and have a very small scrape I would like to take care of. If you run out, no biggie, at least I get to learn from ML on your car.
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Thanks Larry. See you guys Sunday.
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I say we use Andy's car for practice.

I never got to my dealer, and have a very small scrape I would like to take care of. If you run out, no biggie, at least I get to learn from ML on your car.
I doubt we will run out for a few scrapes. I won't mind being the guinnea pig either. before makes us a little less proficient
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i witnessed a hit and run in the charles hotel parking garage last night. What a d-bag.

funny thing is, i was actually going back to the car to change my parking space. guess im clairvoyant.

im glad i dont have to park there every day.
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