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CRZ
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#1 Posted on 20.12.05 1429.39
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Story to come, but FINALLY I am in possession of my NEW CAR! I disappoint everyone by replacing my yellow 2001 New Beetle with... a yellow 2006 New Beetle.

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First look as the detailers check the details after final inspection

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That guy taking the photo sure has a lotta hair

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Frightening looking dude in very UN-frightening looking car

RIP Pikachuu (24 May 2001 - 4 October 2005)
Long live... PIKATUU! (19 December 2006 - forever?)

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#2 Posted on 20.12.05 1441.12
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where's the pic of the "HEY YO! DRIVER! - DO NOT SUBMERGE!" sticker on the dashboard?

(probably aftermarket installation) ;-)

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#3 Posted on 20.12.05 1458.41
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Are you interested in a magnetic "G" to go on that baby? I'll buy!
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#4 Posted on 20.12.05 1503.09
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    Originally posted by Sec19Row53
    Are you interested in a magnetic "G" to go on that baby? I'll buy!
That...may not go over so well in this state. ;-)
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#5 Posted on 20.12.05 1514.23
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Just out of curiousity, what else did you consider getting?

(edited by Blanket Jackson on 20.12.05 1615)
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#6 Posted on 20.12.05 2115.12
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What happened to the last one ... and is this one a heel because his name is in all CAPS?
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#7 Posted on 20.12.05 2144.56
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    Originally posted by BigDaddyLoco
    What happened to the last one ... and is this one a heel because his name is in all CAPS?


It's a long and sad tale
http://the-w.com/thread.php/id=27635

Apparently, our Leader thought he had an Amphicar
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#8 Posted on 20.12.05 2219.51
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Dude, thank goodness you got rid of that impractical and hideous 2001 Solar Yellow Beetle.
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#9 Posted on 20.12.05 2240.17
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    Originally posted by AWArulz
      Originally posted by BigDaddyLoco
      What happened to the last one ... and is this one a heel because his name is in all CAPS?


    It's a long and sad tale
    http://the-w.com/thread.php/id=27635

    Apparently, our Leader thought he had an Amphicar


That's the thread with the car suggestions, but I can't find the story of the car's watery demise anywhere.
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#10 Posted on 20.12.05 2247.19
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    Originally posted by Gugs
      Originally posted by AWArulz
        Originally posted by BigDaddyLoco
        What happened to the last one ... and is this one a heel because his name is in all CAPS?


      It's a long and sad tale
      http://the-w.com/thread.php/id=27635

      Apparently, our Leader thought he had an Amphicar


    That's the thread with the car suggestions, but I can't find the story of the car's watery demise anywhere.


my bad - here - http://the-w.com/thread.php/id=27615
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#11 Posted on 20.12.05 2248.04
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http://the-w.com/thread.php/id=27615 is the one.

I'll get back to "Avatar of the Day" blog postings Real Soon Now now that I have a car again.
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#12 Posted on 21.12.05 0801.09
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    Originally posted by Blanket Jackson
    Just out of curiousity, what else did you consider getting?

    (edited by Blanket Jackson on 20.12.05 1615)
In reality, I will wager CRZ never seriously considered anything but the Beetle.
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#13 Posted on 21.12.05 0919.54
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pie, is the check engine light still on on your T&C? if so, try disconnecting the battery and turn on the headlights to totally drain the system of juice. Leave for 5 fimutes and reconnect the battery. i used to work at a dealership where this is really what the mechanics did at least a third of a time; just a system re-boot. Either that or all they would have to do is connect the computer to the system and the light would go off. Sometimes it's just a default factory setting that goes off around 60,000-80,000 miles to get you to bring it in for a "check-up" (check-up = give us your cash).
Nice car, Z. I really don't mind those Beetles at all. It's amazing how much headroom is in those things for a tall guy like myself. (6'-3")
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#14 Posted on 21.12.05 1040.14
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Here's hoping this edition turns out a bit better than the last one, or at the very least, works out better than my car.



Last night, my brake pedal decided it also controlled my parking lights. Electrical short FOR THE WIN!
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#15 Posted on 21.12.05 1620.45
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I'm interested in what you're finding you like/dislike about the new model vs. the old model.

I know they're not radically different from a functionality standpoint, but...

I see Burnsville STILL hasn't put up their new building they were talking about when I bought my Bug there three years ago...

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