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    Thread: I Canít Believe Iím Doing ThisÖ

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      04-12-2012 08:23 AM #1
      Sold!!!!
      My Baby's Gone!!!

      Ryan, rycr2501993, drove about 6 hours from central PA today, and left to go home in an amazing BMP R32.

      http://s196.photobucket.com/albums/a...t=6e7e484a.mp4

      Take good care of my baby, Ryan!

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      Last edited by speedbump2; 04-16-2012 at 07:17 PM.

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      04-12-2012 09:23 AM #2
      I wish I could buy this car.


      and Mutley


      WITW

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      04-12-2012 09:28 AM #3
      if i had the $$ to get it i would, not to mention for the insurance

      and you wouldn't have to worry about it not being taken care of, my car is a baby, it gets what it needs haha

      i hope it goes to a good home
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      Quote Originally Posted by T4YLOR15 View Post
      This thread had everything. Horrible cars, a gangbang, an ugly girl, then a race debate, a couple cool muscle cars and then back to a gangbang. I don't want it to end.

    4. 04-12-2012 09:55 AM #4
      I am in the exact same boat my friend - I just haven't pulled the trigger yet. I've come back to the forums after a long absence to see what others are thinking and to get my bearings. Emotional decision.

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      04-12-2012 10:14 AM #5
      ^^ Would that be the terrible, fearsome CrocoStimpy? ^^

      No more "Boy meets girl, boy loses girl."
      More like "Man tries to understand what the hell went wrong."

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      04-12-2012 10:43 AM #6
      Quote Originally Posted by abeR View Post
      I wish I could buy this car.


      and Mutley


      Sorry, but Mutley is not for sale.

      Thank you very much for the spot in your signature. Much appreciated!

      --Chuck--

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      04-12-2012 10:44 AM #7
      NR/NR

    8. 04-12-2012 11:29 AM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by YikeGrymon View Post
      ^^ Would that be the terrible, fearsome CrocoStimpy? ^^


      One 'n the same. No autographs please...

    9. 04-12-2012 11:40 AM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by speedbump2 View Post
      I have such mixed emotions about this. It was a really tough decision. I did toy with the idea of keeping both cars, but I know thatís not a realistic solution.
      If you don't mind me asking, did you consider trading it in and what was their offer?

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      04-12-2012 11:50 AM #10
      WITW

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      04-12-2012 11:50 AM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by CrocoStimpy View Post
      If you don't mind me asking, did you consider trading it in and what was their offer?
      Trade-in offers were between $6k & 7K (on MSRP sales) - completely unacceptable.

      --Chuck--

    12. 04-12-2012 12:00 PM #12
      You're going to regret it. Look at all the "OG's" coming back and saying how much they miss the R, and they regret selling.

      Don't do it man!

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      04-12-2012 12:47 PM #13
      We'll miss you, Chuck..
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      04-12-2012 12:51 PM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by speedbump2 View Post
      Trade-in offers were between $6k & 7K (on MSRP sales) - completely unacceptable.

      --Chuck--
      I did not even try to trade my car in, and with offers like that I guess I know why. I would drop it in the ocean before I gave it away for that kind of money. I hope I can find a good home for my car as well. I really don't want to have to part it out.

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    15. 04-12-2012 12:57 PM #15
      Quote Originally Posted by speedbump2 View Post
      Trade-in offers were between $6k & 7K (on MSRP sales) - completely unacceptable.

      --Chuck--
      Jaaayzus Christ! Glad I asked. Someone drops that on me cold my first reaction would be to drop them cold with a right-cross. Looks like I may continue stuffing my Toy Piggy and hold out till 2016.

    16. 04-12-2012 01:25 PM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by climbingcue View Post
      I did not even try to trade my car in, and with offers like that I guess I know why. I would drop it in the ocean before I gave it away for that kind of money. I hope I can find a good home for my car as well. I really don't want to have to part it out.

      Bill
      Care to share your thoughts on the old vs. the new?

      Personally, I love the MK IV styling - it's a damn sexy nut. The VI is a lot like the V, which is to say... "meh...", but it's the advances in technology you have to respect. I'm curious about the weight distribution, the better chassis and the engine. I've never owned a turbo charged vehicle and the chance to make 300+ crank HP with just software is tempting.

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      04-12-2012 01:48 PM #17
      Quote Originally Posted by abeR View Post
      Sounds like a sale to me!
      NR/NR

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      04-12-2012 02:27 PM #18
      Quote Originally Posted by MatadoR32 View Post
      You're going to regret it. Look at all the "OG's" coming back and saying how much they miss the R, and they regret selling.

      Don't do it man!
      Well, I never planned on selling this car, at least not until it was at least ten years old.
      But it looks like I'm being forced into early retirement by the end of this year, and if I have any hope of ever buying a new car again, I have to do it now.

      --Chuck--

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      04-12-2012 05:46 PM #19
      dont do it! you can't trun the esp off on the U.S. spec Golf R...fwiw

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      04-12-2012 05:58 PM #20
      Someone gives me $14,000 for my car (near identical to chucks mod/mileage/condition) and I'll buy it.

      I really wanted a black one, but the RS I picked up was the in the right condition, price, etc.

      Oh and for having rear seats that look good. Most R's I looked at before I bought mine have the permanent dents from people letting it rest on the brackets and not using padding.

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      04-12-2012 06:11 PM #21
      Sad to see you go Chuck. At least you'll still have an R.
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      04-12-2012 06:13 PM #22
      Quote Originally Posted by Sump View Post
      Someone gives me $14,000 for my car (near identical to chucks mod/mileage/condition) and I'll buy it.

      I really wanted a black one, but the RS I picked up was the in the right condition, price, etc.

      Oh and for having rear seats that look good. Most R's I looked at before I bought mine have the permanent dents from people letting it rest on the brackets and not using padding.
      It took me 1/2 hour to find the rear headrests. They've been out of the car since November 2004

      --Chuck--

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      04-12-2012 06:15 PM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by blinkinbanana View Post
      Sad to see you go Chuck. At least you'll still have an R.
      Yeah, not happy about selling, and certainly not happy about the circumstances forcing the sale.

      But on the other hand, I'm excited about the Golf R

      --Chuck--

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      04-12-2012 06:30 PM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by speedbump2 View Post
      Yeah, not happy about selling, and certainly not happy about the circumstances forcing the sale.

      But on the other hand, I'm excited about the Golf R

      --Chuck--
      I thought about the Golf R instead of my TDI. I'd love an AWD TDI A3, but The Jetta seemed more reasonable to me. This past week I've been driving the R and I'm in love all other again. I hope you stick around as I've you have contributed lots of knowledge on these boards.
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      04-12-2012 07:04 PM #25
      I say, if you can, hold onto the R32 until at least one month after owning the MK6 R, and then
      determine if you still want to sell it over the MKVI R.

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