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I wish I'd bought a silver one

Call an ambulance for Jeff . This is what cars are for , 350 mile round trip yesterday it's great on the greasy roads although the rear tyres aren't going to last long
I particularly like the way the engrained dirt highlights the curvaceous rear end and almost blanks out the rear numberplate , it also helps to not reflect the sunlight off the bodywork
I'm not being cheeky , just trying to give everyone something to laugh at , mainly me for the state of my car !
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How do you get it to hang upside down like that?
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I didn't realise Wirral was in Australia. Nice grimy distressed look though.
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You guys should know by now I can't operate a computer , i would just read the text then stand on the other side of the screen to view the pic , it works in my simple world , I don't even have a camera on my old Samsung phone , let alone a smartphone , but I still manage to make and receive calls , sometimes even send a text , minus any pics obviously !
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That is the picture you should enter for rotm
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Call an ambulance for Jeff . This is what cars are for , 350 mile round trip yesterday it's great on the greasy roads although the rear tyres aren't going to last long
I particularly like the way the engrained dirt highlights the curvaceous rear end and almost blanks out the rear numberplate , it also helps to not reflect the sunlight off the bodywork
I'm not being cheeky , just trying to give everyone something to laugh at , mainly me for the state of my car !
If you had fun and had a smile on your face the entire drive it was definitely worth it!
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That is the picture you should enter for rotm
I probably would if I knew how to substitute one of the hooligan pics for that but I really can't keep asking other people to do it for me
I'm just pleased you've answered the post so I know your ok after seeing it
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I drive my car 20 miles everyday
I race someone every day
So I am not a non driver. Don't know where you got that idea from
which smokin pic u want replaced?

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I've already read them , I know your my American twin brother , the cleaner one of us though
Swap it for the one that my face is most visible if you can
Thanks for your patience , you'll be in for a hard time next year when I ask you to help with a video of a lap of the Nurburgring ,
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Jeff 20 Miles a day.....You might want to increase your miles a little say like 50 Miles a day so they engine can reach operation temp.
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operating temp reached after 5 miles Daniel
But you're supposed to upshift to at least 2nd when you're on the road.
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Not the same thing. He's running a CVT in that puppy.
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Paul, you need to move to South Wirral.

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Lol - Posh scouse?
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I think mine is dirtier than that on average at this time of year. It's a little more difficult to see it because it's black, which *always* looks a little dirty anyway.

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