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#1 Old 11-21-2016
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Hey all,
Just got myself a 200 Kompressor R170. Y reg (2001) with 70,000 miles. She's great! Been driving mostly in Loch Lomond & Trosachs NP so far. Looking forward to going further afield in the spring.
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You've seen North Wales 2016.

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Now you're as fully clued up for the spring as you can be for the moment.
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Welcome from the Sacramento Valley Enthusiasts!

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Welcome from Portland, Oregon. Enjoy the forum and the top down driving.


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Welcome. I spent some time in Holt Loch aboard Nuke Subs . We flew from the US to Scotland to tske out the boat for 70 days under water....Then we went back to Holy Loch and the gold crew was waiting to do PMs and fix things while we flew back t Groton CT, for three months of training and leave.
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Cheers for the welcome and advice, just bought myself some Gummi Pflege to prepare for the winter!
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