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07-17-2017, 02:45 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

I am writing something here just because it has...

I am writing something here just because it has been so long since this thread saw any action
04-09-2016, 05:34 AM
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Posted By rglbegl

Bought a 911. Figured most people had moved...

Bought a 911.

Figured most people had moved on to new cars, That is what car people do.
Or they have kids and need a backseat and such. (One of the reasons I got my car)

I really need to make...
04-01-2016, 03:43 AM
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Posted By rglbegl

So after 3 years of ownership I have added almost...

So after 3 years of ownership I have added almost 1000 miles to my new ride. (It was an investment, not really a driver)

Maybe I should make a meet or two to say hello to old friends. I can bring...
01-18-2015, 03:37 AM
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Posted By rglbegl

Been busy. Got a new business, went through...

Been busy.
Got a new business, went through about 6 cars, had another baby. So now I have a boy and a girl
Stephs car is being loaned to a friend, my car is just sitting there as I work from home....
01-17-2015, 09:20 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

:beerchug::wavey:

:beerchug::wavey:
01-17-2015, 09:15 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

Image instead of link ...

Image instead of link

https://www.rx8club.com/attachments/general-automotive-49/207640d1421550929-what-not-do-your-car-juhskpr.jpg
01-01-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,590
Posted By rglbegl

I highly doubt these wheels are going to be sold....

I highly doubt these wheels are going to be sold.
They are probably already on someones car, and they are looking good.

Sorry for your loss. BTW - Did you have wheel locks?
12-14-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By rglbegl

365 - 24/7. We got the weather to run...

365 - 24/7.
We got the weather to run R-compounds all year.

We have no 'white Christmas' The leaves never turn colors. But with temps never below 40. . . .. . it has its advantages.
12-13-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By rglbegl

Sounds like a good deal. I am just afraid of the...

Sounds like a good deal. I am just afraid of the big track though. Too much speed for me.
12-11-2013, 07:47 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

I vote Vossen. They look great on the Z. And...

I vote Vossen. They look great on the Z.
And with the proper offset you could go larger on the tires, that is, if you want to.
12-11-2013, 04:04 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

Great calculator if you ever want to see what...

Great calculator if you ever want to see what differences are made where

AcuraZine Community (http://acurazine.com/forums/tire_rim_calculator.php)
12-11-2013, 03:06 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

I am in fear of when I need new tires.

I am in fear of when I need new tires.
12-11-2013, 12:34 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

I can't believe Jedi is offering up a street...

I can't believe Jedi is offering up a street race.
Oh well, lets go with it

I could smoke you in Steph's car (The Toyota, not the Lexus)
And you would have no chance if I was in my...
12-10-2013, 11:24 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

I haven't owned a Corvette in almost 20 years

I haven't owned a Corvette in almost 20 years
12-10-2013, 09:44 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

Oh, it's being brought . ... or whatever. Do...

Oh, it's being brought . ... or whatever.
Do we need to compare car stats before we do this?
12-10-2013, 01:14 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

I think a spring meet up would be cool. I bet...

I think a spring meet up would be cool.
I bet I can keep up in the twisties :)
12-09-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 496
Posted By rglbegl

You asked what schools are near, google will help...

You asked what schools are near, google will help you with that.

If you want peoples personal experiences of specific schools, you may want to ask a broader audience than a small group of rotary...
12-09-2013, 02:52 PM
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Views: 496
Posted By rglbegl

Google is your friend

Google is your friend
12-08-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 496
Posted By rglbegl

Automotive schools - Yes But Safe and...

Automotive schools - Yes
But
Safe and affordable do not go together in San Diego.
12-07-2013, 08:13 PM
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Views: 4,188
Posted By rglbegl

7000 people !!!!!!! Damn !! Wonder how many...

7000 people !!!!!!! Damn !!

Wonder how many cars will be impounded? How many arrests?
12-05-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,188
Posted By rglbegl

Nearly 5500 people now, and another 1000+ maybe's...

Nearly 5500 people now, and another 1000+ maybe's

We will need tons of pics, you know shit is gonna go down.
12-04-2013, 06:37 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

My good friend drives a Z, He loves it. Great...

My good friend drives a Z, He loves it.
Great car, and bullet proof.

Congrats on the new toy
12-04-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,188
Posted By rglbegl

over 4500 people going. That is going to be a...

over 4500 people going.
That is going to be a madhouse

Someone needs to go and take tons of pics
12-03-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 496
Posted By rglbegl

Great weather all year Great car town ...

Great weather all year
Great car town
Insanely expensive
Traffic hour is hell
Beaches everywhere
Close to Mexico
11-25-2013, 09:51 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

What are the specs on those Volks?

What are the specs on those Volks?
11-24-2013, 12:54 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

My insurance company called my RX8 a 1.3l 2cyl 4...

My insurance company called my RX8 a 1.3l 2cyl 4 door car. My insurance was cheaper than if I drove a Toyota Corolla.
My friend bought a 350Z at the same time I had my RX8, his insurance (with a...
11-22-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 556
Posted By rglbegl

You could have backed off to avoid the rocks. ...

You could have backed off to avoid the rocks.

Go back to your body shop. If they are in a good mood they will patch the chips and re-buff the paint, it will look perfect
11-22-2013, 01:49 PM
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Views: 556
Posted By rglbegl

Being cut off by a truck does not give you a ton...

Being cut off by a truck does not give you a ton of rock chips. By the time you could get away, maybe 1 little chip. You must have been drafting that guy like a stock car racer.

And if the chips...
11-21-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 556
Posted By rglbegl

Paint is still too fresh. Paint takes many...

Paint is still too fresh.
Paint takes many months to fully cure. So be careful if you try to buff out those rock chips.
11-21-2013, 12:16 AM
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Posted By rglbegl

Have you considered a BMW M series? Built WAY...

Have you considered a BMW M series?
Built WAY better, stronger, last longer, easier to work on, hold value better, etc etc.
11-18-2013, 06:23 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

If you get the Z, make sure it has the LSD. Not...

If you get the Z, make sure it has the LSD. Not sure about the new ones, but a few years back you needed to go with the 'enthusiast' model to get the LSD
11-18-2013, 04:59 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

I save more on insurance than I spend in parts...

I save more on insurance than I spend in parts and maintenance. :wiggle:
11-18-2013, 04:46 PM
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Posted By rglbegl

Don't do it. The Z forums and cars are filled...

Don't do it. The Z forums and cars are filled with teenage drivers. Check your insurance before you buy one. The average life span of a Z car before its first accident is under 1 year now because of...
11-17-2013, 03:27 PM
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Views: 991,078
Posted By rglbegl

If you are referring to the late 80's gov't pay...

If you are referring to the late 80's gov't pay scandal, the bumper sticker was;
"Last year I couldn't spell engineer, now I are one."
11-14-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 770
Posted By rglbegl

^^ That is Melissa, a friend of mine. She works...

^^
That is Melissa, a friend of mine. She works promos.
11-13-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 770
Posted By rglbegl

Really, That is it? In the age of digital...

Really, That is it?
In the age of digital photos, where every phone has a camera, all we can get are a few pics?

Come on people, there must be more.
11-10-2013, 04:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 770
Posted By rglbegl

Anyone have pics from SS16?

We need Pics
:wavey:
11-10-2013, 12:19 PM
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Views: 4,142
Posted By rglbegl

And still no pic thread

And still no pic thread
11-09-2013, 01:31 PM
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Views: 422,165
Posted By rglbegl

I didn't make it to SS, but my friend is one of...

I didn't make it to SS, but my friend is one of the show girls there.
11-05-2013, 11:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,144
Posted By rglbegl

I would need to have them re-barreled and...

I would need to have them re-barreled and painted.
I can make an offer if you would like.
10-25-2013, 08:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,013
Posted By rglbegl

I wanted one, but I couldn't afford it. OP...

I wanted one, but I couldn't afford it.

OP is a Balla' . . .. I am not :crying:
10-22-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,142
Posted By rglbegl

New house Got married 1 kid wife is prego...

New house
Got married
1 kid
wife is prego with second kid
Sold RX8
Bought Porsche
Puppy is now a full grown dog.

What is new with you?
10-21-2013, 02:36 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,142
Posted By rglbegl

If only I still had a rotary car. We have...

If only I still had a rotary car.

We have 18 pistons here, not a single rotor. I need to change that.
10-14-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 812
Posted By rglbegl

I found a ton with decent miles. If you want a...

I found a ton with decent miles.
If you want a 1999-2001 they can be had for $15,000
The 2002 and up go for more because they have a stronger engine. Keep your eyes open and when you see one...
10-14-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 812
Posted By rglbegl

Thanks everyone It is an '03. The 996...

Thanks everyone

It is an '03. The 996 started as a 3.4l engine(1999-2001), but from '02 onward they had a slight facelift and a 3.6l engine. (320hp)

BTW - I bought this car for well under...
10-11-2013, 05:38 PM
Replies: 11,213
Views: 422,165
Posted By rglbegl

That is what everyone seems to call it. I went...

That is what everyone seems to call it.
I went to a meet, and was by far the youngest one there. (Aside from Steph of course, who is younger than most of the other peoples kids)

But it cant be a...
10-11-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 812
Posted By rglbegl

Yes, Yes, And thank you. :)

Yes, Yes, And thank you. :)
10-11-2013, 01:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 812
Posted By rglbegl

Funny thing is, I bought it for less than I paid...

Funny thing is, I bought it for less than I paid for my RX8, which I bought brand new for under $20k. (Of course this is a used car)

Insurance is cheap too.
10-11-2013, 12:01 PM
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Views: 422,165
Posted By rglbegl

Cost less than my RX8. Heck, cost less than a...

Cost less than my RX8.
Heck, cost less than a new Corolla
10-11-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 812
Posted By rglbegl

Sold the '06 WWP, sold the '04 VR . .. bought this

I loved my RX8.'06 White water pearl. It was great to me while I had it. No problems, tons of fun, and cost very little over the time I owned it.
Then my wife took over her fathers '04 Velocity...
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