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    Hyundia rod through the block carnage

    Which motor is this? I have a 2018 Elantra GT 2.0 non turbo do I have this motor?
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    Debating on a newer Manufactured / "Mobile" Home ... A Doublewide

    $180K in the south still buys a real house. https://www.realtor.com/realestateandhomes-search/Tennessee/price-na-180000?ds_rl=1241825&cid=sem_15505141139_130467029443:G:s&s_kwcid=AL!15120!3!567823551511!!!g!!&gclsrc=aw.ds,aw.ds&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIp9ewlqS-9QIVxm5vBB1mfAuuEAAYBCAAEgIQ7_D_BwE
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    Got A New Flashlight...

    I got mine yesterday and it looks good. But I'm having a problem cycling thru the different modes. I just want it to stay on high all the time. How do you do that?
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    Camp Pendleton

    74,Yeah but as we used to say "I made it"
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    Camp Pendleton

    I remember the sand fleas. They would land on your face and standing at attention you could not swat them. And the Drill Instructors were all on the look out for flea swatters. Swatting one at attention did not end well,push ups or squat thrusts were the standard punishments sometime it would be...
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    Camp Pendleton

    I went to boot camp at Parris Island and then they sent us to Camp Lejeune for infantry training. I was at Pendleton for a couple of weeks for what they called Zero week. Zero week was extra training before they sent us to Viet Nam.
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    GMC v Chevy Suburbans

    Given the fact that they are almost identical under the skin to me the GMC vehicles just look better.
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    Vacation Steal...Florida

    A friend of mine has a great house in Mexico that he rents out. It sleeps 12 people. If 12 adults split the cost equally it's cheaper then a luxury hotel in the same location. Plus it has 2 kitchens and a roof top pool. It's in Puerto Vallarta.
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    Lease up soon - advice?

    My Hyundai dealer does not charge to buy a lease car. Did that with another one 2 months ago,no fees. Some do, some dont.
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    Lease up soon - advice?

    I'm in the same boat. Do not turn it in. The residual on my car is $9200. My dealer offered me $15,500 to buy it. I walk away with $6300. Now with my Hyundai I have to sell it to a Hyundai dealer. The only way around this is to buy the car and hang on to the title for 30 days then sell it to the...
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    Slight scratches in varnished oak flooring

    You cant guess when applying a new spot finish, you have to know what you have. You might want to hire a professional to do this.
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    Your Song

    Smooth by Santana. Great song and even better video.
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    Slight scratches in varnished oak flooring

    I really doubt you have varnish unless you know for sure. Do you have site finished wood or prefinished? More likely polyurethane or water based finish if site finished. If prefinished check the manufactures recommendations for touch up, they use a proprietary finish most likely with aluminum...
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    Got A New Flashlight...

    I just ordered one and it was free delivery and under $10 with sales tax. I like the idea of rechargeable.
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    Snow Shovel recommendations?

    the best snow shovel is the one the kid has at your door. not much of that anymore.
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