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      06-21-2007, 01:53 PM   #111
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yeah but have you driven on these puppies in light snow...the A/S tires makes a difference
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      06-21-2007, 01:53 PM   #112
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put them under Scott's bed... the wife will never look there.
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Note, you can also rent storage at hundreds of locations in the washington area...a small, climate controlled bin is only like $15/month...it may be worth investing in if you are going to have car parts, house items, and other things that clutter up your life...

I had one before getting married and it was a really good idea...plus most can be accessed 24x7, worth it.

Though my offer is still open.
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yeah but have you driven on these puppies in light snow...the A/S tires makes a difference
Oh yes and how many times does that happen around here?

Then again, we do get a foot or 2 from time to time.

I better zip it.
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I will Metro when I see anything white on the ground. I have seen too many RWD cars getting stuck.
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Note, you can also rent storage at hundreds of locations in the washington area...a small, climate controlled bin is only like $15/month...it may be worth investing in if you are going to have car parts, house items, and other things that clutter up your life...

I had one before getting married and it was a really good idea...plus most can be accessed 24x7, worth it.

Though my offer is still open.
That's a good point in case he needs 24/7 access to his rims.
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I was actually thinking of getting one, my place is getting too cluttered...
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I will Metro when I see anything white on the ground. I have seen too many RWD cars getting stuck.
My 3 is allergic to snow.
He stays home with a warm blanket on snow days.
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I have an SUV, my wife's light little FWD car, AND a place to put the e92 when the weather gets icky...

I am a lucky soul...
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I was actually thinking of getting one, my place is getting too cluttered...
juz wait until you get a crappling crumb snatcher
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My 3 is allergic to snow.
He stays home with a warm blanket on snow days.
your new tires are A/S right?
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your new tires are A/S right?
they are UHP summer. supposed to kind of work in the wet.
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      06-21-2007, 11:38 PM   #124
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Well John? what did you decide?
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So, Swoop and I are talking, and I'm thinking of buying his girlfriend's 162s for my car.

I did some forum searching and found that at least a couple of people say that without the zsp suspension, the car looks a little too tall if you just add the 18-inchers.

Anybody have any thoughts on this?

Also, it's only logical that her 162s would be staggered (18X8 front, 18X8.5 rear), right? (Swoop suggests I ask here, and why not start a thread?)

try 19 or 20's tires n rims
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Well John? what did you decide?
Hey, Frank.

I had to take a pass.

I appreciate all the dudes' offers of help, especially Dennis for tolerating my backing out, you for offering to host and Scott for offering spousal-covert storage.

I checked on self-storage, and the cheapest thing anywhere near me is $65 a month. The good places with climate control, like Public Storage, etc., are $120 or $130 for their smallest ones (5X5).

I just can't bring myself to sell the 159s. I love them, plus I want them for bad weather. So, it all just got overwhelming and I hung it up.
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Man, yall let John slip.
John, sorry it didnt work out.
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Man, yall let John slip.
John, sorry it didnt work out.
Me, too, buddy. When I eventually move into a bigger place ...
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