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    Thread: Chicago area "Spotted" Thread

    1. Junior Member autobarn's Avatar
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      07-31-2012 12:26 AM #5566
      Nothing spotted but figured I would get this message out to the most people via this local thread. Had a buddy get his 17x8 rota grids stolen off his car last night where his car was laying on frame (in a bad way) this morning. They are black on falken 512's, size 225 45 17. Obviously might not have the tires and/or wheels could be painted a diff color. Any word or run across these please pm me. Most importantly I posted this just to let people know to watch out. Happened a little north of o'hare area.

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      08-01-2012 02:26 AM #5567
      Quote Originally Posted by autobarn View Post
      Nothing spotted but figured I would get this message out to the most people via this local thread. Had a buddy get his 17x8 rota grids stolen off his car last night where his car was laying on frame (in a bad way) this morning. They are black on falken 512's, size 225 45 17. Obviously might not have the tires and/or wheels could be painted a diff color. Any word or run across these please pm me. Most importantly I posted this just to let people know to watch out. Happened a little north of o'hare area.
      F***'N a**holes! thats too bad, hopefully your buddy spots them one day and retaliates.

      I'll keep a look out for sure
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      08-02-2012 01:06 AM #5568
      BMP MKV GTI 2-dr and 18" Huffs at the Emma Carlin Trailhead in Kettle Moraine today in the early evening hours.

      Also a gray MKV TDi Jetta as well.

      Both were hard parked.
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      08-02-2012 06:13 PM #5569
      Just saw this beaut at the Menards off Weber and Caton Farm in Crest Hill. Stuck around for a few to chat w/ the owner, but they never showed.



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      08-02-2012 11:46 PM #5570
      Platinum gray GTI with black wheels and yellow fogs on, on Sheridan and Pratt today. I was in my plat gray Jetta with yellow fogs on too

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      08-03-2012 12:43 AM #5571
      Quote Originally Posted by pnk View Post
      Platinum gray GTI with black wheels and yellow fogs on, on Sheridan and Pratt today. I was in my plat gray Jetta with yellow fogs on too
      Gti's don't come in platinum gray. It must have been ug
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      08-03-2012 04:40 AM #5572
      Quote Originally Posted by giusep4 View Post
      Gti's don't come in platinum gray. It must have been ug
      My bad. As you can see I'm still a noob aroud here

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      08-03-2012 11:05 AM #5573
      pulled up next to a BMP MKV slightly lowered I think, on black wheels and blacked out Vdub on the hatch. Gave "V" but was looked at like I was stupid. Just respecting the Ride, no worries. Not everyone does the same.

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      08-03-2012 08:33 PM #5574
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      08-05-2012 03:34 PM #5575
      i see this MKV a in Buffalo Grove parked right by apartment complex on Johnson Drive.
      Me like it!!!!

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      08-05-2012 05:08 PM #5576
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      08-07-2012 10:42 PM #5577
      Black Audi A5 last night at Snap Fitness in Huntley, fully decked out in Statis parts and wheels, Nissan dealership plate frame.

      And today, a Dolphin Grey looking B8 S4 lowered on stockers and exhaust on Rt 47 near the big construction mess of I90.
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    13. 08-08-2012 12:35 AM #5578
      spotted this morning i94 northbound going through the loop. new golf R white with some apr badges. threw up the V kinda looked at me funny then saw I had an R32. so he honked when he got off the expressway.

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      08-08-2012 12:51 PM #5579
      Spotted a CW MKVI GTI with tint and what looked to be APR exhaust headed North on 94 this morning around rt22/Half Day Rd. I waved once as I passed, I don't think you saw, then when I was exiting on 60 you pulled up to the adjacent lane and waved as you continued North.

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      08-08-2012 01:55 PM #5580
      Spotted a mk4 4 door golf with ba roof rack by Discount tire in Bloomingdale.


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      08-08-2012 07:29 PM #5581
      Spotted another CW MKVI GTI headed home from work today.. we cruised West on Golf Rd. from the roundabout to Busse in Mount Prospect.. I think the guy lives in the apartment complex there, pretty sure I've seen his car parked before. The CW had tint, and the front plate was mounted in the grill, offset, probably mounted with zip ties. Not the same driver from this morning though.

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      08-09-2012 02:10 AM #5582
      Quote Originally Posted by krzysiopl View Post
      Spotted a mk4 4 door golf with ba roof rack by Discount tire in Bloomingdale.


      Sent from my Rubix ICS 5.2 on MT4GS
      This is NOT my whip, but I am in the pic...the guy on the Harley.

      Too funny since I dont get spotted in my MKIV GLi, but someone (you) take a pic of me on my Street Glide.

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      08-09-2012 02:54 AM #5583
      Quote Originally Posted by dvious141 View Post
      This is NOT my whip, but I am in the pic...the guy on the Harley.

      Too funny since I dont get spotted in my MKIV GLi, but someone (you) take a pic of me on my Street Glide.
      What a coincidence that you got caught in that pic

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      08-09-2012 10:47 AM #5584
      Quote Originally Posted by dvious141 View Post
      This is NOT my whip, but I am in the pic...the guy on the Harley.

      Too funny since I dont get spotted in my MKIV GLi, but someone (you) take a pic of me on my Street Glide.
      Hahaha, well now that's kinda unique, heh. I never get spotted too...I dono, I guess ppl are just way too damn lazy to post stuff on here even if they see me. You know the owner of that car??

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      08-09-2012 11:40 AM #5585
      Quote Originally Posted by krzysiopl View Post
      Hahaha, well now that's kinda unique, heh. I never get spotted too...I dono, I guess ppl are just way too damn lazy to post stuff on here even if they see me. You know the owner of that car??

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      Thanks for the "spot". I dont know who's dub it belongs to, but I can ask since I know the store mgr there at Discount Tire.

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      08-09-2012 12:18 PM #5586
      Quote Originally Posted by Cmethvin View Post
      Just saw this beaut at the Menards off Weber and Caton Farm in Crest Hill. Stuck around for a few to chat w/ the owner, but they never showed.



      I think I've sen this being driven around on Armitage Ave right by the Kennedy on-ramp.

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      08-10-2012 06:19 AM #5587
      Quote Originally Posted by Maggiolone View Post
      I think I've sen this being driven around on Armitage Ave right by the Kennedy on-ramp.
      Well, it was down by Joliet, so that's quite a distance, all things considered. Course, the owner had Temp tags on the rear, so it coulda just been bought down here, but originated up closer to the city.

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      08-10-2012 04:55 PM #5588
      Spotted at Highlandpark hospital. Burgundy mk4 jetta lowered on 15s gli body kit mi plates tan Leathersests
      At 250 pm i was in the burgundy tiguan next to you
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      08-10-2012 07:14 PM #5589
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      08-10-2012 07:47 PM #5590
      yesterday on river rd. a low low blue r32 the fenders look widened and had some sort of baller wheels..
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      08-10-2012 10:11 PM #5591
      On Deming and Broadway at 7:15PM red GTI with silver VMR wheels

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      08-11-2012 01:28 AM #5592
      DBP MKV R32 and 18" Huffs, CW MKVI GTI and 18" Huffs @ John Muir-Kettle Moraine today around 4.
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      08-12-2012 10:00 PM #5593
      Spotted in Itasca


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      08-12-2012 10:14 PM #5594
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      08-13-2012 01:07 AM #5595
      Quote Originally Posted by dvious141 View Post
      Spotted in Itasca

      Tim was in from Flint MI for Treffen and a scratch removal he got on his 3 week old R. If he drives 5 hours for a Detail work you guys are a lot closer.



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      08-13-2012 01:18 AM #5596
      I-55 NB around LaGrange Rd. I was on my way to Treffen and spotted this rare gem of a TDI.








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      08-13-2012 01:31 AM #5597
      Quote Originally Posted by dvious141 View Post
      Spotted in Itasca

      Hey Man! First time I've ever been spotted, never happened in my R32 either.

      I was checking out your GLI when I pulled into the hotel the day before

      Army plate right? Thank you for your service

      Your GLI looks really clean.


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      08-13-2012 01:47 AM #5598
      Quote Originally Posted by lazermkiv View Post
      yesterday on river rd. a low low blue r32 the fenders look widened and had some sort of baller wheels..
      MKIV? Headed North around 5PM or so? I usually spot this guy during the week, he turns onto Golf and gets onto Rand.

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      08-13-2012 03:02 AM #5599
      Quote Originally Posted by Cortexiphan View Post
      Hey Man! First time I've ever been spotted, never happened in my R32 either.

      I was checking out your GLI when I pulled into the hotel the day before

      Army plate right? Thank you for your service

      Your GLI looks really clean.

      Thanks for the spot, it has taken 8yrs to be spotted.

      Army Im currently serving with the Air Force. You are welcome and thank you for your support

      She's a real dirty girl especially with your .:R being there.

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      08-13-2012 11:59 AM #5600
      I spotted a CW MK5(?) with a black hood and pink rims. It was stanced out. That was Saturday around 2pm in Mount Prospect.

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