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Old 02-06-2012, 06:24 PM   #75721
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Andrei did a great job on these blue led control panel and a/c and defrost panels. The blue matches my color scheme in the svt interior.

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Old 02-06-2012, 08:07 PM   #75722
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Looks awesome!
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Old 02-06-2012, 08:30 PM   #75723
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Thanks! Andrei did a quality job with the leds and resistors.
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Old 02-06-2012, 10:44 PM   #75724
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Kyle me thinks yourbcar would be even worse because the stock crap is so soft compared to how stiff kevins suspension is!

Also got a serious job offer to move to cali and work full time and go to cal poly in the evenings simular to what I'm already doing except more pay and an even cooler job description than what I'm already doing no

Am thinking of flying out over spring break to check it out and may seriously consider making this happen if the gig is as cool as out seems to be from the details I've been given thus far
cali is EXPENSIVE... a 2 bedroom in SLO was $1250 a month.
Cal Poly is not the easiest of schools, i couldn't imagine working full time and trying to be a full time student. (then again i wasn't in the best place when i was going there so YMMV). the school itself is great and has a really good reputation.

where do you get these offers? why haven't i gotten one? what are you doing that's so different from what i'm doing that you're getting offers to go cross country?

if it works out then go for it (if you want) but we'll all miss you.
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Old 02-06-2012, 11:30 PM   #75725
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thanks Jen...it's super sexy!
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Old 02-07-2012, 05:40 AM   #75726
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cali is EXPENSIVE... a 2 bedroom in SLO was $1250 a month.
Cal Poly is not the easiest of schools, i couldn't imagine working full time and trying to be a full time student. (then again i wasn't in the best place when i was going there so YMMV). the school itself is great and has a really good reputation.

where do you get these offers? why haven't i gotten one? what are you doing that's so different from what i'm doing that you're getting offers to go cross country?

if it works out then go for it (if you want) but we'll all miss you.
If I was going to go through with it I'd be at Cal Poly part time like I am now at GVSU I figured living costs out there would be straight up ridiculous. Although if the job was paying for my school which it sounds like they would then the cost of Cal Poly would be moot point (actually would mean I'd have an extra $10k a year even just making what I currently do since I pay for college out of pocket) so no tuition would nearly cover my rent if I could find a place for $1000-1300 a month.



I think it could be do-able! over spring break I'd really like to head out there and check the school/company out and see whats up.

Also not sure what if anything I'm doing differently, the offer came up sort of round about. I've been driving the CEO's of the cali company around GR the last week in the hummer they were asking me about what I was going to school for, told them and they said I should come to Cal Poly instead and work for them and they'd guarantee me a job. More of a right place at the right time sort of thing!
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Old 02-07-2012, 07:24 AM   #75727
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Not allowed because I cant afford to buy the other half of the racecar just yet

and I'd miss you

And cali won't let you mod cars as much as you know you want to cuz stupid emissions craps.
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Old 02-07-2012, 07:57 AM   #75728
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well if you don't mind driving to poly all the time you can get some decent deals on housing.

SLO is an awesome little town, but there's no in n out burger (and no drive throughs within city limits, stupid ordinance)

brad makes a wunderbar point. you have to get your car smogged every 2 years out there which involves a visual, a diagnostic, and a metered test. it's hard to fly under the radar out there.

you make the decision, you'll have to do what's right for you. I left, but i'm happier than hell to be back.
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Old 02-07-2012, 08:00 AM   #75729
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brad if you think you can afford it i say go for it. at worst you could always come back and ask for your job back. see what its like to move out of state, its definitely going to change your life. problem solved with your car, keep it titled in michigan, thats what a lot of the car people do out there, or if your need to know some places to test your car and pass let me know. my buddy knows a few people out there that should beable to get you contacts.
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Old 02-07-2012, 08:08 AM   #75730
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well ya keeping it titled in michigan is good.

SLO is like the random town in BFE of Cali.

plus the state has been cracking down on people who do smog tests so the number of people who's palms can be greased is dwindling.

it's a cool state, SLO is a pretty kick ass town, Poly is an awesome school. don't know how well your credits will transfer though. although if school is free i doubt it matters.

anywho back to testing flex fuel sensors... yay...
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