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    1. Thread: DELDUBS

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      ::le sigh:: So I finally got transferred to...

      ::le sigh::

      So I finally got transferred to day shift, but now I work Sundays. At least now I can autocross with a full night's sleep.
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      When I was a kid, my dad had a green and white...

      When I was a kid, my dad had a green and white Microbus. One summer vacation, I got one of those Grateful Dead stickers with the VW logo in the skull and stuck it on the back window just before we...
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      TIL

      Today I learned, thanks to my OT support group, how to screenshot from my Moto X. Result:
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      I was not late to work Sunday. I reset my alarm...

      I was not late to work Sunday. I reset my alarm clock, made my lunch, and went to bed an hour early Saturday night.

      Unfortunately, the next day I beat the snooze button into submission and when I...
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      ^ I need to learn how to do that...screen shot...

      ^ I need to learn how to do that...screen shot from my phone. One of my neighbors named his server Hide yo kids hide yo wifi.
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      Nope, she'd have to be old enough to know the...

      Nope, she'd have to be old enough to know the lyrics. I married younger than that and it didn't take. 5 years and you might as well be from different planets.
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      So, two prospectives at work, but I can't tell if...

      So, two prospectives at work, but I can't tell if they're old enough for me to hit on. Is that actually a good pick-up line? (I'm 47...not talking about statutory here, just are we in the same time...
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      Overheard my roommate on the phone today, talking...

      Overheard my roommate on the phone today, talking about a job he wants to take in North Carolina. Crap, that's $600 a month I'd really not rather do without. CSB: OOOO was once a potential roommate,...
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      Hahaha, remember when the Flyers traded Rod...

      Hahaha, remember when the Flyers traded Rod Brind'Amour to the Hurricanes? Back story was that Brindy found out Eric Lindros banged his wife and gave him another concussion.
    10. Thread: DELDUBS

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      Hmm, some of you Gore-ons might know my dad, the...

      Hmm, some of you Gore-ons might know my dad, the ultimate guru of EPD. He drives a green Cabrio and has forgotten more about cables and connectors than most folks will ever learn. Mars Rover? Yeah,...
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      Today I learned that all Russians have dash cams...

      Today I learned that all Russians have dash cams because insurance fraud is so prevalent there. So that's why we get to see meteors and such on Russian dash cams.
    12. Thread: DELDUBS

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      Finally got my new turbo in. Jeebus, what a...

      Finally got my new turbo in. Jeebus, what a headache! Lift, wrench, drop, wrench, repeat as necessary. But hey, Brunhild's running like a champ now.
    13. Thread: DELDUBS

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      4-day weekend? Screw you guys, I get 2 days and...

      4-day weekend? Screw you guys, I get 2 days and then a 50-hour week...because Amazon.

      So, I finally ordered a new turbo for Brünhild - I was waiting for the Black Friday sales to kick in, saving...
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      Dropped by to catch up and share. Finally got...

      Dropped by to catch up and share.

      Finally got interested in a girl at work...I work nights, so that's a limiting factor right there, but anyway...so my married female friend and co-worker does the...
    15. Thread: DELDUBS

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      I have a pair of clear ECS side markers gathering...

      I have a pair of clear ECS side markers gathering dust somewhere since I changed to smoked.
    16. Thread: DELDUBS

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      Yeah, don't have the gear to do that stuff, but...

      Yeah, don't have the gear to do that stuff, but I've been hearing whistling from under the hood so I'm assuming some vac leakage. Been replacing hoses for a while. And yes, still using the catch can.
    17. Thread: DELDUBS

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      So...grey smoke and oil in the charge pipe means...

      So...grey smoke and oil in the charge pipe means bad seals in the turbo. Re-build it or buy a new one? With 124K on the odometer, I'm leaning towards replace. Any hints Paul?
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      Oil in the charge pipe => grey smoke out the...

      Oil in the charge pipe => grey smoke out the exhaust. No surprise, new seals and an O-ring on order.

      So I drove my dad's Cabrio up to the lake instead. On the way up, the exhaust separated behind...
    19. Okay, I'll admit I'm biased because I'm half...

      Okay, I'll admit I'm biased because I'm half Dutch and a long time supporter of the Oranje, but embellishment is how the game is played these days, unfortunately. Arjen is a magnificent ball handler,...
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      My dad's having issues with his Cabrio not...

      My dad's having issues with his Cabrio not starting, had it trailered to the shop. Upon arriving, trailer guy started up the car to back it off, but when he opened the door to guide himself down the...
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