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i just wanted to introduce myself my name is Andre im 30 years old and i own a 2001 vw beetle 1,8t 5 speed. i have had the car for 8 years now and she been a good old girl and now after selling my show truck i have decided to play with the bug. i do body work for a live so if you got a new question ask away
 

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Welcome Andre, glad you found your way home. We love pics so if ya get a chance you might want to start a thread in the photo section so we all can follow along as you mod your Bug.
Seeing as your new around these parts I would like to invite you to our Tail of the Dragon event. Its held every year the first weekend in May in Bryson City NC. Hope you give it some thought, you can check out the link below for all the info.
 

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Welcome to the Org! You have come to the right place. We are a fun bunch, as you'll soon find out. Dont forget to post some pics, we love pics. :)

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thanks ones i figure out how to post pic i will as of right now the bug is mostly stock bit by the end of winter i hope to have it set up for autocross
 

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If you want to add pics, before you hit the summit, scroll down until you see add attachment, hit the button, you will see a browse button, hit that and pic a picture, then hit post.
 

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Welcome Andre, glad you found your way home. We love pics so if ya get a chance you might want to start a thread in the photo section so we all can follow along as you mod your Bug.
Seeing as your new around these parts I would like to invite you to our Tail of the Dragon event. Its held every year the first weekend in May in Bryson City NC. Hope you give it some thought, you can check out the link below for all the info.
I echo the same sentiments. A BIG welcome to you. And a BIG invite to join us for Tail of the Dragon 6. Fellow NY orger Tim, org name timinsanborn, will be joining us fir the adventure. Hope yiu can meet Him for the trip.
 

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Upstate NY. Good lord land of the frozen roads and all that. How about that -6 to -10 we had the other night :D

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Where upstate? I'm just outside of Albany. I just picked up a 2000 that needs quite a bit of TLC. Hope to do a full restoration on it as soon as I get my Model A finished and out of the way.
 

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Yea its cold up here and there is some nice form land to. But I'm in mechanicville just north of Albany
 

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Nice Ride. I know your area a little. I used to work out of Albany and Saratoga Springs.

Now stuck in Fulton, NY north of Syracuse.
 

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I work in saratoga at a body shop where I been for all most 10 years and as of about 4 months ago I was going to git rid of the old girl and git something elts but something told me to keep it. So now I'm slowly starting to work on it I upgraded to performs brakes put bilsten struts and shocks all the way around. I do hope to order my turbo back exhaust this weekend.
 

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I keep getting compliments on the wheels for the factory 17. And I've been dying to get my hands on a set of the Audi TT fat 5 aluminum wheels . And the color well I want to paint the car a flat blue or a flat red. I just never been a big fan of the car white
 

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I keep getting compliments on the wheels for the factory 17. And I've been dying to get my hands on a set of the Audi TT fat 5 aluminum wheels . And the color well I want to paint the car a flat blue or a flat red. I just never been a big fan of the car white
Thats funny, because white is my favorite color of Beetle. And IMO its the rarest color on a Beetle.
 

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Lol I hate how hard it is to keep clean and I like to stand out in a crowed with my cars and trucks
 
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