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Has It Been That Long?
 
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Don't sugar coat it bro. What actually happens is that a SWAT team raids your house, eats all your snacks, and breaks your transmission by doing neutral bombs all the way back to the impound lot.
They'd tow Josh's car, no airbags.

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They'd tow Josh's car, no airbags.
You're right, they'd tow it with the front wheels on the ground in park


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You're right, they'd tow it with the front wheels on the ground in park
After spraypainting the sides and wheels with orange highway paint to make sure it was visible. Safety first, man.

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post #24 of 477 (permalink) Old 10-15-2015, 07:30 AM
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lol what happens?
The skin can not be changed back because the button to change it back does not work properly. I'm going to get in touch with the HD to get them to fix the switchback option, however in the meantime DO NOT do it. Otherwise we have to get an admin to change the setting back and you'll be stuck looking at a mobile skin on every computer you log into. But I'm going to make you wait and sweat it out ......... because I warned you

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post #25 of 477 (permalink) Old 10-15-2015, 09:49 AM
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But I'm going to make you wait and sweat it out ......... because I warned you
Or because in order to be a mod you have to be a well known meanie mcmeanster

It's SHO time!


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Or because in order to be a mod you have to be a well known meanie mcmeanster
Sure do!




So after not hearing anything since Monday from my super, other than he was on vacation, I decided to just drive up there and talk to the business manager to see what's going on. He apologized and said that he couldn't split the loads this week(or last) but he said to come in on Tuesday and he'll get me on a truck. While I was there I picked up my first check from them. So nice of a feeling to have a 'work for pay' check again! It was for the training I went through 2 weeks ago so it is a HUGE help right now! I also picked up a box with my uniforms, jackets and hat so now I'm getting pumped to get this started. I'm hoping everything goes as planned and I can get on my truck Tuesday. It actually works out being that I have been sick as a dog for the last couple days. Maybe we can move onward and UPWARD from here
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Hopefully brown is one of your colors

It's SHO time!


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Hope you get feeling better, being sick is a pain. Best of luck with your job.

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Thanks guys. Being sick really does suck, but I'm about 2/3 the way through my medicine and today was at least good enough that I felt capable enough to drive on the highway. Every day gets a little better.

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I saw a Rose Mist Mercury Sable today! It even had the factory Rose Mist spoiler. Not sure how rare that combo was. I know it wasn't as rare as the SHO, but it's still quite a sight in the salt belt almost 20 years later. It was a bit rough (the clearcoat was giving up the ghost in large swaths on in some spots), but it was running and driving

Wish I could have snapped a pic, but I was driving.


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