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Old 10-05-2008, 12:46 PM   #1
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Old 10-05-2008, 01:47 PM   #2
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Old 10-05-2008, 02:01 PM   #3
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wish i could, i've got school though.
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Old 10-05-2008, 02:59 PM   #5
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hey i got fam in klamath
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Klamath, CA. or Klamath Falls, OR.?
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Old 10-06-2008, 01:06 AM   #8
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Old 10-06-2008, 09:04 AM   #9
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As a spectator this year.

Since I'm rather broken I'm treating this as a learning experience. Gonna be tough to cruise around in a rental knowing my truck is sitting at home, but it's the way things worked out.

Next year will be a different story!
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As a spectator this year.

Since I'm rather broken I'm treating this as a learning experience. Gonna be tough to cruise around in a rental knowing my truck is sitting at home, but it's the way things worked out.

Next year will be a different story!
all that work and nothing?!?!?! u knw if nd catches wind of this, u'll really never hear the end of it!!! lol
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Old 10-06-2008, 10:02 AM   #11
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all that work and nothing?!?!?! u knw if nd catches wind of this, u'll really never hear the end of it!!! lol
According to him this is karma kicking me for not having him as my codriver.
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Old 10-06-2008, 10:33 AM   #12
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haha mjg we should meet up brotha

why arent participating
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Old 10-06-2008, 10:47 AM   #13
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haha mjg we should meet up brotha

why arent participating
During my first test at Barstow I broke a bunch of stuff. Most of the stuff wasn't a big deal (front coils were shot, limiting straps broke, snapped an upper control arm, etc.) but as I was fixing stuff I realized that I damaged the coil bucket on the passenger side of the truck.

I'll need additional fabrication work done to reinforce everything, and while I'm doing that it'd be silly not to go with dual shocks up front. Basically it's just too many major changes too close to the race and I don't want to run the truck untested. The first round of testing just broke a whole lot more than I anticipated.

Next year I'll be in with a far more capable vehicle that I would have entered this year.
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Oh, and hell yeah!
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Old 10-06-2008, 06:49 PM   #15
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we might camp at estedo beach...hit up rosarito if u wanna tag along ill show u some good tacos man and theyre not trucks
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