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  1. rtk11 replied to the thread Devastating news.

    No more pain for her, Tom. May she rest in peace. I will say a prayer for her. Condolences to you and all she touched on her passing.

    Jul 18, 2018 at 7:12 AM
  2. rtk11 replied to the thread The healing continues.

    Godspeed on the recovery for you and Mary. Tough to see (and read) about the injuries, but knowing a recovery is well under way is...

    Jul 17, 2018 at 7:18 PM
  3. rtk11 replied to the thread vinyl vs leather.

    Second on the leatherette in German cars. The vinyl "leatherette" in my 2011 Jetta (with 250,000 miles when I turned it in) looked like...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 8:42 PM
  4. rtk11 liked asicer's post in the thread vinyl vs leather.

    Is it anything like the "leatherette" they use in BMW's and Mini Coopers? That stuff is pretty good.

    Jul 16, 2018 at 8:40 PM
  5. rtk11 replied to the thread Car Tires.

    Don't forget the golf carts. I think they're called "rolling chicanes."

    Jul 16, 2018 at 1:09 PM
  6. rtk11 replied to the thread Sporty's In Store Purchase Fiasco.

    Oops! Never mind! Yes, Aircraft Spruce. Sigh, the mind is a terrible thing...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 10:51 AM
  7. rtk11 replied to the thread Sporty's In Store Purchase Fiasco.

    Was there an authorization code on the transaction receipt? Regardless, they don’t issue the receipt unless they have received an...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 7:51 AM
  8. rtk11 replied to the thread Car Tires.

    Agreed with Weilke... if you’re concerned about your wife having to wait by the road to wait for AAA or other roadside service to come...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 7:39 AM
  9. rtk11 liked weilke's post in the thread Car Tires.

    Then stick with the run-flats. Or get her something less flashy than a BMW.

    Jul 16, 2018 at 7:36 AM
  10. rtk11 liked JOhnH's post in the thread Car Tires.

    There is a lot of truth to that, but I have a shop about a half mile from me that is owned by a friend (actually a client of my former...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 9:00 PM
  11. rtk11 replied to the thread Camp Scholler RV Spots.

    Ah... THAT explains it. I saw a bunch of spots available, but last week it was $1,430 per spot and couldn’t figure out why it was so...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 8:26 PM
  12. rtk11 liked tmcquinn's post in the thread Survival gear..what do you carry?.

    I carry a personal locator beacon. It's probably overkill for someone like me but if it can take 3 years to find a crashed jet in New...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 11:45 AM
  13. rtk11 replied to the thread Raptor Aircraft, Vaporware?.

    Running wire down the length of the fuselage, presumably to the engine, wings, gear.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 11:43 AM
  14. rtk11 replied to the thread Car Tires.

    I too ditched the runflats on my BMW 328d for Michelin Pilot Sports AS3. The Continental runflats were hard, transferred a lot of road...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 11:32 AM
  15. rtk11 liked James331's post in the thread Car Tires.

    I ditched the runflats in my vette for the better ride and performance, figure if I get a flat anywhere I’d be driving that car I have...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 11:30 AM