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TW members near Fresno

Discussion in 'Northern California' started by steelerfan7p, Sep 2, 2009.

  1. Sep 2, 2009 at 9:10 AM
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    steelerfan7p

    steelerfan7p [OP] My other car is a Bugatti

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    Fairmont, WV (1 Hour South of the City of Champi
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    Non-TRD, Non-SR5, Non- Prerunner
    Rear Leaf Spring TSB, Metra IPod Adapter, AFE Pro Dry S Air Filter, I was added to the truck to make it better, so does that count as a Mod?
    Ok, I don't really know if this is considered northern CA or southern CA, but i was wondering what all TW members live in or near Fresno. My company is bidding on a job out there, and I have to consider whether I will move where they want me to go. Is it a decent area to live? Whats the crime rate like (crime is a huge deciding factor)?
     
  2. Sep 3, 2009 at 3:09 AM
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    w8n4mud

    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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    Albert
    San Diego, CA
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    2015 Subaru WRX
    Bilsteins 5100's (Front & Rear), GrillCraft, Line-X'ed Skid Plate & Bumper Valence, Blacked out hood scoop, Avid Light Bar and much more.
    Can't help you with the crime rate, but they do have some sweet mountains and snow about an hour east. Hunnington Lake, Shaver Lake all so close in case you're into any sort of recreation. It's HOT!!! Good luck! oh yeah and no a whole lot to do.
     
  3. Sep 4, 2009 at 8:50 AM
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    stroM-

    stroM- Well-Known Member

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    Jason
    Santa Rosa, CA
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    06 4x4 TRD OFF-ROAD
    OME 885's, Front and Rear 5100's, Rear AAL, 16x8 Konig Countersteers, 35" Falken Wild Peak AT, Cobra CB & Antenna, All-Pro Sliders, All-Pro Front & Rear Bumper, IFS Skid, Snugtop Rebel Shell, RTT
  4. Sep 7, 2009 at 9:34 PM
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    ilovetacos

    ilovetacos Well-Known Member

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    Gavin
    Sacramento/Woodland
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    Sold!
    I live 45 min South of Fresno. It is known as the armpit of CA. The air quality is horrible, weather is either hot or cold. Hardly any rain or wind. But we are pretty much in the middle of CA. Los Angeles is about 3 hrs away, Sacramento/San Francisco 2 hrs away, Central Coast 2 hrs away, Sierra Mountains about 2 hrs, so there is plenty of things to do/see within a reasonable distance.

    Fresno will have everything you need (plenty of shopping/malls/restaurants), crime is pretty high in Fresno but there are some really nice areas of Fresno including Clovis.

    Some really good sports to watch, Fresno State Baseball and Football, Fresno Grizzlies (AAA Baseball affiliate for the SF Giants). I came from the Sacramento area and miss it. I would rather live there instead but the cost of living was cheaper here so we moved. My wife has family in the area so it isn't that bad and jobs were plenty back in 2002 when we moved here.
     
  5. Sep 9, 2009 at 9:07 AM
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    steelerfan7p

    steelerfan7p [OP] My other car is a Bugatti

    Joined:
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    Fairmont, WV (1 Hour South of the City of Champi
    Vehicle:
    Non-TRD, Non-SR5, Non- Prerunner
    Rear Leaf Spring TSB, Metra IPod Adapter, AFE Pro Dry S Air Filter, I was added to the truck to make it better, so does that count as a Mod?
    Thanks guys. I had seen some of those web sites but I like actually hearing what people that live there say. Clovis sounds like a pretty nice area, and only about 35 min from where this job would be. If my company did get it, it would probably be 8 months to a year before I would go.
     
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