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      02-01-2012, 01:42 PM   #1
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Random car discussion

This sounds like a good name for a thread to talk about random car stuff like flames shooting out of your exhaust or anything else!
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      02-01-2012, 02:11 PM   #2
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or machine guns coming out of the headlights.
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That would be awesome, there would never be traffic ever again!!!
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so i made a list of car parts i want to get with my deployment, it came out to about 4500 bucks. meth, race seat, ltw battery, a grand on the brakes alone, ssk, dv's, charge pipe, jb4. Its a pretty sweet list.

now if i get a lsd, i gotta double my budget! i HATE welded ring gears! HATE THEM!
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thats a nice list. Looks like I'll be re-enlisting while I'm down here so now I'm just waiting to see what the tax-free bonus will be!
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Man this is tough seeing you young guys mod away...not worrying about retirement contributions or college fund for the kids....with tax-free $$$....i need a second job
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Once I add the things I have left in the garage.......i'm done. Luckily I passed my GI Bill to the kids so part of that is covered.
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Man this is tough seeing you young guys mod away...not worrying about retirement contributions or college fund for the kids....with tax-free $$$....i need a second job
i put some money towards retirement, not nearly as much as i should, but a couple grand a year, and have been since i was 19. I need a second job too, my car payment + insurance is 1/2 of my base pay.

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Once I add the things I have left in the garage.......i'm done. Luckily I passed my GI Bill to the kids so part of that is covered.
you're only done when you sell the car.
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Well I do have some money put away for retirement, I don't have kids yet but when I do I'll have at least 18 years to plan for their college. The way I see it is you only live once and you may as well enjoy it the best you can. Much like Elsabor once this round of stuff is on the car thats about it other than maintenance stuff and replacing parts from general wear and tare.
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I feel you Rick, been pinching pennies as I'll be out the door to the civi side this year.

As far as car stuff I'd love to have a battering ram come out the front along with wheel spikes, think Roman Chariots, out of my wheels.
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i think a bull bar on a 135 would be bad f*cking ass. Im really thinking of throwing in a racing seat for my drivers seat. I would love to get a bride, if i can find one for a good price. Im just worried about finding some mounts.
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i think a bull bar on a 135 would be bad f*cking ass. Im really thinking of throwing in a racing seat for my drivers seat. I would love to get a bride, if i can find one for a good price. Im just worried about finding some mounts.
Ez, go on ebay.de. You should be able to find some good stuff on there. If I find the link I will shoot it to you.
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i think a bull bar on a 135 would be bad f*cking ass. Im really thinking of throwing in a racing seat for my drivers seat. I would love to get a bride, if i can find one for a good price. Im just worried about finding some mounts.
Go mail order...that way you can have a return address if it doesn't go to well....
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Go mail order...that way you can have a return address if it doesn't go to well....
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Go mail order...that way you can have a return address if it doesn't go to well....
what do you mean? what could go wrong? <famous last words

yep, as soon as i hit enter, i got it. I have a russian girl already, she's worth two american girls already. no need for a second.
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you already ordered a russian or you have a GF back in Germany?
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you already ordered a russian or you have a GF back in Germany?
im still in germany, dont leave for a week or two. I have an awesome russian GF here, she is probably the only girl in the world that will put up with me.
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oh ok I thought you were already deployed. Gotcha.
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Man this is tough seeing you young guys mod away...not worrying about retirement contributions or college fund for the kids....with tax-free $$$....i need a second job
i put some money towards retirement, not nearly as much as i should, but a couple grand a year, and have been since i was 19. I need a second job too, my car payment + insurance is 1/2 of my base pay.

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Once I add the things I have left in the garage.......i'm done. Luckily I passed my GI Bill to the kids so part of that is covered.
you're only done when you sell the car.
I just noticed what you said. I'm going to use that as quote under my sig.

Very true....
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or machine guns coming out of the headlights.
or blue stuff coming out of the exhaust
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The way I see it is you only live once and you may as well enjoy it.
Now you know why I committed to buying a $50,000 1M built in 2011 which wasn't even a rumor when I bought a $40,000 135... also a 2011...

You only live once and you can't take it with you!!!

Now I just gotta sell my beautiful lemans blue 135....
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Have you had any bites on that yet?
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