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      07-19-2006, 07:23 PM   #133
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If you drop it off then, you might be able to pick it up the same day.
Are you sure, that's enough time?

What if I come at 16:00? Will that be even better. Actually, the mrs and I are going out for dinner, thought I just drop Ralf off at your place for an overnighter and pick him up bright and early in the morning. Wouldn't want you to rush the job...I know these things take time.
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      07-19-2006, 07:27 PM   #134
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Are you sure, that's enough time?

What if I come at 16:00? Will that be even better. Actually, the mrs and I are going out for dinner, thought I just drop Ralf off at your place for an overnighter and pick him up bright and early in the morning. Wouldn't want you to rush the job...I know these things take time.
Once I do AJ's car, I'll know exactly how long it takes for a E90. Since I failed to wake up this morning, I'm detailing my dad's car tomorrow morning at 4.
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Shim, cool! I am definitely looking forward to this...thanks for doing this for us. I am granting you sole rights of pics of my car for future planned promotional materials...
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      07-19-2006, 07:38 PM   #136
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Shim, cool! I am definitely looking forward to this...thanks for doing this for us. I am granting you sole rights of pics of my car for future planned promotional materials...
Promotions...LOL!

I am looking forward to making money to pay back my parents.

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      07-20-2006, 01:57 PM   #137
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Shim,

What time should I expect you tomorrow? Im going to try to get a run in before you arrive, and my home modding project is done for now, so Ill be out zainoing with ya...
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Shim,

What time should I expect you tomorrow? Im going to try to get a run in before you arrive, and my home modding project is done for now, so Ill be out zainoing with ya...
5:00AM

It's supposed to rain tomorrow at 4:00PM...maybe you should get a BMW cover today at Sterling.
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      07-20-2006, 02:19 PM   #139
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5:00AM
I would pay money to see that!
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      07-20-2006, 02:21 PM   #140
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AJ's my guinea pig. Did your get your PC yet? We can practice together.
I haven't gotten it yet. Is it cheaper to get it at Lowe's? How much did you pay for the pads and where did you get them?
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WHAT THE HECK!!! ... and its supposed to rain most of the weekend... sorry to do it again, but can we reschedule??? I will never put a cover on my car...

Plus my car has been washed three times in the past week for the number of times I have been to the dealership
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AJ, you're right...looks like a lot of rain for Fri, Sat and Sun (esp Sat) thanks to TS Beryl. David, you might want to reconsider appointments for Sat...looks to be an all-day thunderstorm.
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AJ, you're right...looks like a lot of rain for Fri, Sat and Sun (esp Sat) thanks to TS Beryl. David, you might want to reconsider appointments for Sat...looks to be an all-day thunderstorm.

Its July... I blame it on the month of July...
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Its July... I blame it on the month of July...
I hope that's not what my parents were thinking 31 years ago
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      07-20-2006, 03:42 PM   #145
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After the zaino last saturday, I have not taken the car out of the garage.
Such hard work, I just don't want any rain or dirt on it.
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I haven't gotten it yet. Is it cheaper to get it at Lowe's? How much did you pay for the pads and where did you get them?
I got it at Lowes for $110. Pads I got from wolfgangcarcare.com (it's basically autogeek under a different name). I also ordered the backing plate there. I got the 6", but you might prefer the 5" (more buffer room). Order the 6.5" pad kit, and some extra yellows.

Use the discount "autopia" and also they have free shipping for orders over $75.
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AJ, you're right...looks like a lot of rain for Fri, Sat and Sun (esp Sat) thanks to TS Beryl. David, you might want to reconsider appointments for Sat...looks to be an all-day thunderstorm.
I need to rent an indoor washing facility. It didn't rain two days ago when they said it would. So...we'll see.
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After the zaino last saturday, I have not taken the car out of the garage.
Such hard work, I just don't want any rain or dirt on it.
lol, you need to buy a PC. I realized how much time I was wasting today.
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just double checking shim... not on for tomorrow...
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just double checking shim... not on for tomorrow...
Winter is the best time to detail...provided there's no snow.

Why are you so against putting on a car cover?
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Winter is the best time to detail...provided there's no snow.

Why are you so against putting on a car cover?

scratches...
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scratches...
You get scratches from a car cover? Maybe a waterproof mf bedsheet?
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