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Took the Boomer Special to a Chevy Club Cruise In Took the Boomer Special to a Chevy Club Cruise In

And I finally met the owner of the Model A I see often. He drives it every day, and has put 320,000 miles on it since 1985.

It's finally gone, the 4 months of annoyance is signed away. It's finally gone, the 4 months of annoyance is signed away.

Had this have been taken care of a couple of months ago, it might have been a sad goodbye. But at this point, I took my tag and belongings, threw the muffler in the back, and left.

I can stop holding the CX-5 for ransom I can stop holding the CX-5 for ransom

I finally can turn in my keys and take my check tomorrow. They waited just long enough to have to pay for an extra month of insurance, and to not get any return on my registration. 

2000 miles later 2000 miles later

Oh, what a two weeks it has been! From the initial drive from NJ to SC, to my trip to the Tail of the Dragon to Nashville to Alabama then home, it hasn’t stopped making me smile!

We got a new Silverado to replace our old faithful 297k mile 2008 Silverado on it's original 4L60E We got a new Silverado to replace our old faithful 297k mile 2008 Silverado on it's original 4L60E

Like the old Silverado, it does not have cruise control(which is bull.) Unlike the old Silverado, it has no center console storage or XM. They went through the trouble to give it a large touch screen, but they couldn’t give it XM or spend the $5 to give it cruise? That really is unacceptable(we drive 45-50k a year in…

I went with Daender for his first Lane experience  I went with Daender for his first Lane experience 

Thanks OpposResidentToyotaGuy for the tour!

Someone asked for an exhaust clip Someone asked for an exhaust clip

Here is an exhaust clip, along with the end o 1st surprising me.

I visited a place for the third time today I visited a place for the third time today

It, as usual, was fantastic.

Since I can’t stay logged in on the FP

The C5 has basically this, turn off the interior lights, and use the HUD. It’s an incredible feature at night.

If you were wondering about the reliability of Carfax If you were wondering about the reliability of Carfax

I just spoke to the second owner of my Carfax Certified one owner car.

After 750 miles, I arrived home at 3:30am After 750 miles, I arrived home at 3:30am

Other than the AC not working(it was supposed to be fixed, but was too cold to test it), the journey revealed no real surprises. Surprising to me, is that it’s a really great road trip car, barring the collapsed seat.

Travel Update Travel Update

Other than the driver’s seat being crushed, all is well. Even with that, it’s far more comfortable than I imagined it would be. Currently breaking a curse, as the only car that didn’t make a Sheetz run was the GTI.

It's been a fun week of driving the Slowrunner, and I really do plan to drive it more often... It's been a fun week of driving the Slowrunner, and I really do plan to drive it more often...

But I really miss being able to pass people. It only died twice this week, and maybe managed to hit 87. 

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