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Old 12-12-2011, 07:39 AM   #74231
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Oh hai. How was your weekend?
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Old 12-12-2011, 07:57 AM   #74232
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Not bad, didnt get nearly as much done on the jetta as I wanted. I'm struggling with some weird no start issue. it will turn over all day long but it just never catches and starts up. also forgot to get a coolant elbow gasket so I've got a slow leak. The dealer has one in stock so I'll pick that up tonight. I'm hoping I just forgot to plug in a sensor or something like that and it'll be an easy fix tonight.

Other than that I just spent most of the weekend prepping for my finals on tuesday/wednesday.

How was your weekend?
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Old 12-12-2011, 08:08 AM   #74233
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No too bad. Friday had PT and then saw a few friends. Saturday went and got my Christmas Tree, set it up, dropped dad and his tree off, and then chilled till I went to a christmas party. Sunday was just a lazy day decorating the tree, had a fire and watched tv and took naps. Haha. Treating a sick gf all weekend too.
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Old 12-12-2011, 08:14 AM   #74234
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No too bad. Friday had PT and then saw a few friends. Saturday went and got my Christmas Tree, set it up, dropped dad and his tree off, and then chilled till I went to a christmas party. Sunday was just a lazy day decorating the tree, had a fire and watched tv and took naps. Haha. Treating a sick gf all weekend too.
Lazy day's are the best! I tried to catch up on sleep this weekend somewhat unsuccessfully. o well 3 more days then I should be able to!

also if anybody drinks starbucks this seems like a great deal.
http://merry.starbucks.com/en-us/#/1...sharing/day-12
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Old 12-12-2011, 08:23 AM   #74235
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Morning!

Weekend was aight.

Finally painted and re-sealed the black headlights on the Jetta. Probably just let em sit and dry all week and put em in next weekend.

Pulled the battery out of the G and put it on the trickle charge for the winter.

And pulled the valve cover off of the M50 motor.. gunna be cleaning that and my spare Jetta cover cuz they are both being painted the same color
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Old 12-12-2011, 08:29 AM   #74236
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Morning!

Weekend was aight.

Finally painted and re-sealed the black headlights on the Jetta. Probably just let em sit and dry all week and put em in next weekend.

Pulled the battery out of the G and put it on the trickle charge for the winter.

And pulled the valve cover off of the M50 motor.. gunna be cleaning that and my spare Jetta cover cuz they are both being painted the same color
are we doin bimmer parts rota green or egg green?
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Old 12-12-2011, 08:34 AM   #74237
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Uh...... I just thought we were doing a deeper green.. the seat is getting embroidered with that darker looking green. I feel the egg green wheels were way to highlighter yellow ish for the look we were going for.


edit: i hope somebody gets it

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Old 12-12-2011, 08:49 AM   #74238
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Uh...... I just thought we were doing a deeper green.. the seat is getting embroidered with that darker looking green. I feel the egg green wheels were way to highlighter yellow ish for the look we were going for.
the rota's seem a lot darker than the lime green that the thread you sent over was....I dig the lime green recaro thread color but I think your right the egg wheels were too yellow

I dont care either way because its not going to make a difference in how fast the car is I was just curious. Also was figuring you can handle/choose appearance scheme since I wound up picking motor/suspension garbage I'll just keep throwing out increasingly more ridiculous ideas.

also pix for clix bcuz racecar

Egg Green:


Recaro Thread Lime Green:


Rota Green/ Dark Green:



btw are we going to wind up getting the passenger recaro re-stitched in lime as well?

also when will recaro be done I want to see/sit in it
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Old 12-12-2011, 08:56 AM   #74239
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thanks for the link at Starbucks, bought it for the gf for x-mas
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Old 12-12-2011, 08:59 AM   #74240
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thanks for the link at Starbucks, bought it for the gf for x-mas
No problem I did the same thing lol

actually one for her one for me.
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