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Old 01-22-2013, 01:29 PM   #1
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...what would you miss the *LEAST*?


I'll start. Brake dust.
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Old 01-22-2013, 01:31 PM   #2
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The long walk to whatever dept/groc/hardware store I'm visting
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Old 01-22-2013, 01:32 PM   #3
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The search for a parking spot far, far away.....
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The paranoia of people hitting my car with their door (for the a**holes that park next to me even though its very far)
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Old 01-22-2013, 01:36 PM   #5
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The crazy feeling that it has to be clean to be driven
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Old 01-22-2013, 01:37 PM   #6
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Getting in and out...
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Old 01-22-2013, 01:39 PM   #7
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The C7 "Haters"
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1. the water that leaks from the mirrors after a wash !!!!!!
2. The long walks and paranoia that every one spoke of
3. The snobby looks I get from chicks...like I think im the sh*t...just cuz i have a nice car
4. The will power it takes to NOT press the gas pedal to the floor....ugh
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I'm young... So I wouldn't miss all the "Where do you work?" inquires.
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Old 01-22-2013, 01:50 PM   #11
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sitting in the garage, hours at a time, taking it all in....

Wait...I actually enjoy doing that.
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Storing it for half the year...
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Old 01-22-2013, 02:21 PM   #13
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The front tire scrub in slow tight turns.
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duh, the car payment..

also getting in and out of it... and i'm 32 years old!!! lol

also my ipod shutting down because it overheated due to being in the center console... wtf!
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Old 01-22-2013, 02:23 PM   #15
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Storing it for half the year...

And trying to keep the battery alive, IN A BRAND NEW CAR!
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People trying to race me with their luxury sedans.
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The seats. Especially the bottom cushion.

I might as well be sitting on a couch that been stuck in a college Frat house for the past 15 years.
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RACER's avatars... what I would miss MOST

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I would miss having another reason to hate winter the least.

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Old 01-22-2013, 03:15 PM   #20
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Me parking at the back of the parking lot, just to come outside and have someone parked right next to me, even though there are available spaces.

I'm starting to think people do it on purpose
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