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Old 11-12-2012, 11:34 PM   #471
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I used to wax it and do basically a full detail on it like every other week at a minimum, even in the winter months

I have such mixed emotions about trading in though. Don't get me wrong the RX-8 is insanely amazing in pretty much every way. But, the focus was my first car, and I put soooooooo much time into it.
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Old 11-18-2012, 12:56 AM   #472
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me and my buddy got bored tonight. found flamebirds old car


then found lees future car dont mind the svt in winter mode lol
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Old 11-18-2012, 08:48 AM   #473
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Loll, lee has a pic right next to that.

How much did they want for flamebirds old ride?
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Old 11-18-2012, 10:16 AM   #474
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they want like $6900 for it.

So $4k away from how much I paid for something with 100 more hp and 40k less miles haha
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Old 11-18-2012, 10:24 AM   #475
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& 100tq less, lol

But the blue one looks 1,000 times better than the red one & i have a sneaky feeling that the blue one is faster & handles better than the red one LOL
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Old 11-18-2012, 10:29 AM   #476
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I think the red one looks way sportier and faster with its 4 speed automatic haha


(bad quality pic because I was there for 5 sec and a saleswoman was already approaching me)
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Old 11-19-2012, 12:59 PM   #477
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I think the red one looks way sportier and faster with its 4 speed automatic haha
http://i1129.photobucket.com/albums/...3/IMAG0743.jpg

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haha you should have totally let her try to sell you on it. see how much she didnt know
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Old 11-19-2012, 06:06 PM   #478
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Well i went out to swap out my summer wheels to my winter wheels & found this:



Sucks! These tires have about 4,000 miles on them too. Luckily, it was repairable, i'm just glad i didn't 'need' the car for anything important.

Once they got the wheel off, i found this:


My buddy said it looks like a roofers staple. He said that since Sandy, he's gotten a ton of weird things in tires. He thinks items from roof's flying off is where most of the sharp objects came from.
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Old 11-26-2012, 11:05 PM   #479
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Everyone be on the lookout for my old focus, going off of the dealers website and autotrader, I think it's sold already -- red 4 door, gray 15 inch alloys, tints, and no chrome. And the stupid tiny exhaust tip they put on with the super silent exhaust system.
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Old 11-26-2012, 11:10 PM   #480
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been meaning to post up I saw your old car at regal cinemas in sheffield village last tuesday night
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