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Old 07-19-2019, 10:28 AM   #58325
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Meh it is only money. We just bought a new boat yesterday. The dealer is making up a sticker for the name I gave it.


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Old 07-19-2019, 10:33 AM   #58326
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Don't think it would be a big issue between our two kids and the will is very clear about who get's what. We have it worked out that everything we have bought will be paid off when I eventually get to retire so they will have the house and a bunch of 15 to 20 year old toys.
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Yeah, it makes sense to use the cash rather than get a new loan and continue having payments, plus insurance (lease comes with insurance). I paid off my student loans earlier this year, so that is already being invested. Add in the car payment I would be saving and I'd easily have $500+ to save each month. With my budgeting I could throw in an extra grand here and there.
Well, you could always get married and start a family - that should take care of any excess money you may have -


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Old 07-19-2019, 10:41 AM   #58328
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And for the next 30 years or so!
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Old 07-19-2019, 10:47 AM   #58329
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Haha yeah, that's not happening. Now a DINK situation... That certainly is appealing.
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Old 07-19-2019, 10:58 AM   #58330
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don't like is putting it mildly.

unfortunatly I'm going to have to finish school first. I've been where I'm at for so long it's almost impossible to get out. people outside the industry know how dumb people inside are so it's hard to get out. and I'm not going to stay in this field. it would be pointless to try a different company. I've been on the supply side of things and I've dealt with all the big players in town and they are all exactly the same.

I'm getting out. it's just going to take time.
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Today is going to be a loooooooooooong day at work. I leave for my friend's wedding in Mexico in 48 hours...
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Old 07-19-2019, 11:28 AM   #58332
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I had fairly good luck with STI pink springs when I had stock struts, While only lowered by half an inch and not a harsh ride, it tends to bottom out on the rear over bad condition roads (I had to move to the STI x Bilstein springs and shocks kit to solve this with increased comfort). I don't have big rims or side lower valences so there's no need for a very low stance for looks.

I've had Pro-Kit on stock Sachs shocks on stock 18" rims with the Golf GTI. While it worked nicely it wasn't optimal over bad roads. Eventually I had to get Pro-Kit Sachs shocks to match them but the ride became quite harsh (I find most German factory sports package harsh anyway).
Yeah STI pink drop bout 0.6", which is still too high for my liking, but I've heard good thing bout STI pink for sure.
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I thought I had FT86SF/SubiSpeed discount code from last time I bought stuff from them... do anyone remember their promo code? return10 or something like that...
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don't like is putting it mildly.

unfortunatly I'm going to have to finish school first. I've been where I'm at for so long it's almost impossible to get out. people outside the industry know how dumb people inside are so it's hard to get out. and I'm not going to stay in this field. it would be pointless to try a different company. I've been on the supply side of things and I've dealt with all the big players in town and they are all exactly the same.

I'm getting out. it's just going to take time.
DANG! What do you do and what type of industry do you work in?


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I thought I had FT86SF/SubiSpeed discount code from last time I bought stuff from them... do anyone remember their promo code? return10 or something like that...
https://couponninja.com/codes/subispeed.com
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Haha yeah, that's not happening. Now a DINK situation... That certainly is appealing.
"DINK" - I had to look that up. I've never been in that situation before -


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I suppose I technically attained that status about 6 years ago when the son finally moved out. Still have the kids of course but they don't cost me much anymore.
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Yeah STI pink drop bout 0.6", which is still too high for my liking, but I've heard good thing bout STI pink for sure.
What about the Koni Yellows? A long time ago I thought I would end up with them; 0.8" drop. My car has TRDs on it right now because I ordered it that way.
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Could be worse. You could be on your third day of having pretty much nothing to do.
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