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Old 02-13-2013, 01:43 PM   #192121
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these guys... living the dream.

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me... can't find a bunch of guys willing to do such things.
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So Grant, am I mentally conditioned enough for S-Class sticker shock? It will be a "church" car (driven occasionally), and there's not much mods you can do to it apart from wheels and some obscure European options.
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coil failure is rampant, worse than e46, so check the cost on those, and for 8 should be about $1600.
I keep tell him things like this.
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Lunch 515 calories.

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After lunch... Endless calories.

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what no rooster sauce lays? dissapoint not fatteh enough
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what no rooster sauce lays? dissapoint not fatteh enough
i looked for waffles and chicken, and sriracha... guess my city isn't ethnic enough

but the B in BLT is BACON



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The annoying part is that you're still not a fatteh even after eating like that.

How's your cholesterol?
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The annoying part is that you're still not a fatteh even after eating like that.

How's your cholesterol?
no idea. checked maybe 3 years ago, all is good.
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i'm far more concerned with my pepsi intake, me no want the diabetes.
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That's also no bueno.
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turns out my lawn mower muffler is 1/2" coarse thread. so i bought some 1/2" coarse thread galvanized pipe
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i was going to do a test fit but muffler wouldn't come off, will try again.
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Oh yeah, isn't galvanized pipe thread a little different than standard thread?
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Oh yeah, isn't galvanized pipe thread a little different than standard thread?
no idea, but going to try, it's also tapered.

i may need a tap and di set
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no idea, but going to try, it's also tapered.

i may need a tap and di set
Standard black iron pipe will be tapered, too.

This should be interesting, lol.
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Standard black iron pipe will be tapered, too.

This should be interesting, lol.
i bought 4" pipe and an elbow for about $2. good place to start.
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