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Old 05-23-2013, 12:21 PM   #1
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Headed up to Monterey.

Drivin the 02 svt up from socal to Monterey for the Cali Roots Festival, this will be my first long trip in my svt i got about 8 months ago, looks like its going to be 365 miles and about 6 hours. Soon as my manager lets me get out of here (work) ill be gone! probably just going to drive up the 5 most of the way there but on the way back i want to drive down the coast.

Any one like reggae music and goin to cali roots??


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Old 05-24-2013, 12:49 PM   #2
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Im not a reggae fan, but Ive driven to Monterey before, took PCH all the way up, it was a fun drive.
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Old 05-29-2013, 10:38 AM   #3
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this is the only photo of my svt on my trip up north.

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Old 05-29-2013, 12:44 PM   #4
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Your image was broken, i fixed for you. Lookin good!
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Old 05-29-2013, 04:47 PM   #5
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Hey man thanks for that. This was my first semi long drive in the SVT, iv been worried about reliability on these cars when i got it in the fist place. But this thing hummed like a bird the whole 800 miles!!! i was driving with my buddy in his mini cooper and we were tearing up the canyons...I do like this car.
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Old 05-29-2013, 11:53 PM   #6
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If you take care of it, a SVT can last you a Loooooooong time. There are many members here who are well over the 200k mark. I know of one who went over 200k with a supercharger installed.

And yeah, these things are monsters in the twisties. Get some proper springs and struts and maybe a few sway bars, and you are basically go-kart status.
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