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Car Enthusiast Club [Now Motorcycle friendly!] - First thread to 100k! ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

26 minutes ago, Drak3 said:

Don't lump me in with them. I'm an enthusiast of mechanic design, be it engines, weaponry, or productive machinery. Not a guy with a wrench that reads the marketing garbage AFE/insert other "enthusiast" brand that can't legally warranty half of their products.

 

I fail to see a correlation between people screeching variations of "forced induction is more efficient!!! Reclaimed energy!!!" and anything I've said.

If you can't be civil. Please leave

 

Edit. That goes for everyone in the thread

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Honestly love the roads in my town. 

 

Luckily I know more or less the majority of pot holes, but seen another biker nearly go head over tits merging into this 

(is like that for the majority of the lane and is a lot deeper than it looks)

 

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15 hours ago, iDeFecZx said:

What car is this on again? And rather than getting a new one go to the local scrappers, probably only cost you £30 at most

Alfa Mito (also used for various Fiats) and will give em a try. 


Looking at my signature are we now? Well too bad there's nothing here...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What? As I said, there seriously is nothing here :) 

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That wasn't supposed to happen

 

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46 minutes ago, dcgreen2k said:

That wasn't supposed to happen

 

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Or was it....

 

Easy enough to fix though, plenty of room to work behind the hub with the drum off.

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I take good photo

 

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49 minutes ago, Bitter said:

Or was it....

 

Easy enough to fix though, plenty of room to work behind the hub with the drum off.

can you hammer the stud out on a drum brake as easily as a disc hub?


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The wheels are done! Now it's time to fix that wheel gap

 

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44 minutes ago, dcgreen2k said:

The wheels are done! Now it's time to fix that wheel gap

 

 

Cut the springs, weld the shocks


Needs money for car parts :P

 

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Tryna find a tidy and reasonably priced E38 is proving difficult :l


Needs money for car parts :P

 

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42 minutes ago, iDeFecZx said:

Tryna find a tidy and reasonably priced E38 is proving difficult :l

 

NO


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50 minutes ago, JoaoPRSousa said:

 

NO

yes


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49 minutes ago, Dan Castellaneta said:

Photo quality's absolute shit (sorry, I took it at work) but I saw an Isuzu Oasis out in the wild today.

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You really don't know how much that excited me.

You work at a Cracker Barrel?

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21 minutes ago, Dan Castellaneta said:

I do too, and I also see people who tell me that every place's card reader is different and that they left the tip on the table.

Except I actually do leave the tip at the table sometimes when I have the spare cash because I figure no one is paying taxes on their cash tips ;) If I tip on the card though it's usually a fair tip, but the cash tips are for the especially good servers. Or I'm with someone and we're splitting the pay so one of us is paying the food with the card and the other is cash tipping.

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I feel like I’m on track to literally live this commercial sometimes 😂😂😂

 


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57 minutes ago, bcredeur97 said:

I feel like I’m on track to literally live this commercial sometimes 😂😂😂

 

I still think that's one of the best car commercials ever.


I drive a Honda, but i'm a Toyota boy at heart.

I use Apple products, and I like it.

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10 hours ago, FuzzyYellow said:

I still think that's one of the best car commercials ever.

Yeah. I need to work on the passenger with green eyes thing tho 

 

xD


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8 minutes ago, bcredeur97 said:

Yeah. I need to work on the passenger with green eyes thing tho 

 

xD

well I've got the passenger (blue eyes though), but no starter yet. 🤣


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Welp soon I'll be replacing my GTI. I'll be looking for something in the 20-25k range. Too many good options out there I'm too indecisive right now. @_@ any suggestions? No classic or fwd cars. 


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I had a good excuse to drive the Celica yesterday finally after a month of bad weekend weather, felt real nice, got the brakes re-bedded, and blew all the cob webs out of the exhaust. I hate that it cruises so nice at ticketable speeds on the highway, it feels better at XX than it does at XX, but XXX is a bit uncomfortable.

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7 minutes ago, MadyTehWolfie said:

Welp soon I'll be replacing my GTI. I'll be looking for something in the 20-25k range. Too many good options out there I'm too indecisive right now. @_@ any suggestions? No classic or fwd cars. 

Well what kinda thing you looking for


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14 minutes ago, MadyTehWolfie said:

Welp soon I'll be replacing my GTI. I'll be looking for something in the 20-25k range. Too many good options out there I'm too indecisive right now. @_@ any suggestions? No classic or fwd cars. 

Audi S6, S7

V10 M5 + new Rod bearings (lol)

the 911 everyone hates (996)

E55 AMG

maybe an old GT-R imported from Japan? might be a bit of stretch tho


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