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2000 Accord ded by Ian Singerbeck - Thu, 11 Oct 2018 21:39:49 EST ID:BsPFzMOe No.35890 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I bought this 2000 honda accord, and it's got these problems now:
  • side door impact dented
  • taillight busted
  • radiator or something bust and there was this big explosion of white smoke
  • car wont start: distributor allegedly filled with oil?

Do you think it's worth getting it running again or should I just sell it? And if I sell, then do I have to sell it for scrap value? And if you're going to sell a car for scrap value, how do you get the most you can for that?
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Phineas Hoddletedge - Fri, 12 Oct 2018 01:36:18 EST ID:UvX5/QoJ No.35891 Ignore Report Quick Reply
get new door on internet, dealership, auto store (if they will order it), or pick-a-part type of place
get new tail light and radiator the same way. get radiator hoses if needed. then for starting check battery, etc... up to you, lad
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Martha Gepperpeck - Fri, 12 Oct 2018 15:50:26 EST ID:dyCdW1K9 No.35892 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35891
The investment of time into learning how to fix all the problems myself is more than what the car is worth I think.
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Fucking Sabblenet - Tue, 16 Oct 2018 18:54:53 EST ID:lYslrjxD No.35894 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35892
Why buy a completely shitty car when you dont even like the kind of car or anything? kinda stupid, man. i bought a car for $1k thats a 1998 and is running just fine after a little routine maintenance and getting into the make, gathering info etc. lol i could've just said "welp i bought a shitty car ill just keep it shitty its not worth it" but what's the point. obviously a 2000 accord isn't worth saving by any means but why even bother. you're not getting more than a couple hundred $ for it. just sell it to nearest scrapyard, buy next car to kill i guess.
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Hannah Forringkure - Wed, 17 Oct 2018 14:38:10 EST ID:0LvVJtP+ No.35895 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35894
Yeah that's the plan. It will cost $800 to fix and I paid more than that for the car, so.
Gonna figure out how to get the most I can from scrapping it.
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Isabella Clanningfodge - Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:18:37 EST ID:lYslrjxD No.35900 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35895
I'm just telling you man, it's always cheaper to buy a semi decent cheap car and keep it running longer. join the makes facebook groups, i got lots of spare parts for free just from nice people who didn't need the stuff anymore. so its just not worth it to keep killing cars and its also not very nice, an accord is a decent car.


trains by Samson - Mon, 18 Jun 2018 12:30:54 EST ID:P7W9+VrQ No.35795 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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have yet to see a thread about them, which is surprising on such a forum. one would think a bunch of drunks, stoners, and junkies would love public transit. post all your train pictures, stories, etc in this thread
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Phyllis Cludgefield - Mon, 13 Aug 2018 21:04:30 EST ID:70Ybgb7U No.35841 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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New York City has a lot of trains, uptown, downtown, and across town. The L train to Brooklyn doesn't run on weekends now, but the Q train now goes to the upper east side, The F train is local in Manhattan but express in Queens and sometimes Brooklyn. The Q train is express in Brooklyn, and used to go to astoria on the N line. The L train normally runs across town on fourteenth street and all the way across williamsburg bushwick bed stuy to canarsie, if you want to get to laguardia airport take the 7 or the E or the F or the R to seventyfourth street broadway roosevelt in queens and transfer to the bus, if you want to get to JFK then take the E train to the AirTrain and transfer, but be advised that the AirTrain is like twice the cost of a regular fare and does not transfer, subway to bus, bus to bus, and some bus to subway transfers are limited to 2 hours on the same card, a new card costs one dollar and the fare is currently 2.75
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Phoebe Goodwell - Wed, 15 Aug 2018 20:48:22 EST ID:kLBxN1J0 No.35843 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35841
why did the L train stop running on weekends?
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Hamilton Furrystedge - Mon, 10 Sep 2018 04:36:31 EST ID:1iDpt8u6 No.35860 Ignore Report Quick Reply
do you like trams?
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Nathaniel Brassletudging - Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:45:56 EST ID:1iDpt8u6 No.35861 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I have already visited many countries, and saw different kinds of transport. But most of them I like tram in Prague, Chezh Republic. You can watch it on https://worldcams.tv/transport/prague-tram. It is old and famous transport in this country. In 2014, the tram gained a new function for the city as a lubricating tram traveling throughout the city spraying lubricant on the rails to provide a smoother ride for passengers on other trams.
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Phyllis Cludgefield - Thu, 18 Oct 2018 21:42:34 EST ID:70Ybgb7U No.35899 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35843
It has to do with the fact that the tunnel is collapsing.


Sell or Donate by Cyril Pockbanks - Tue, 02 Oct 2018 05:33:39 EST ID:P07etRVv No.35883 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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My old car really does not work anymore and I gotta give it away. I can sell it for $95 or donate it to the DMV, charity or whatever. What is better?
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Fuck Nuttingfore - Wed, 03 Oct 2018 20:02:34 EST ID:efqHuhNg No.35885 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35883
you should stick a can of beer up my ass
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Simon Clorrykodge - Mon, 08 Oct 2018 14:46:21 EST ID:7h6V1I4B No.35888 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Part it out mate, whatever shit condition it is in, I am sure you could score more than 95 bucks for it (which is its scarp steel value, they'll give you the same amount if the car is missing drivetrain and interior bits.
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Ian Fanridge - Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:58:03 EST ID:NAEbHjB3 No.35896 Ignore Report Quick Reply
donate the car and write it off. for next years tax returns.
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Newt Gringrich - Thu, 18 Oct 2018 16:01:38 EST ID:70Ybgb7U No.35897 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I've sent too many cars off to charity or driven them to the scrap yard for the hundred bucks. It sucks and doesn't get you a new car.
Honestly, list it on craigslist if you have the title, as is
Or sell off some parts, look at ebay for examples, trim pieces, chrome grilles, door handles are gold to those who need them.
I mean, or whatever, the $95 will at least get you a cheap bicycle.


Querstion. by Molly Corryfield - Wed, 13 Jul 2016 22:48:06 EST ID:wCw2NNjC No.33992 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I've got a '10 Subaru Forester. Bought it used. Currently at 85.8k.

She's making weird ass noises when I turn hard. Screechy and loud. It doesn't do it every time I turn hard, but more often than not.

Anyone else ever experience this? Power steering issue? Steering column?

< The Subaru in its natural habitat.
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OP - Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:49:16 EST ID:bMO98eI2 No.35694 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33994

Yup, the serpentine belt was worn down to practically nothing.
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the finger test - Wed, 26 Sep 2018 20:23:41 EST ID:4AWSV88h No.35873 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>33992
you're gonna wanna pop the rear differential, I would also get a new timing belt, or do what I did with my jaguar, just take it to church and hope it gets better
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Augustus Shittingson - Fri, 28 Sep 2018 12:03:48 EST ID:NAEbHjB3 No.35874 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Thats your timing belt hommie.
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Jessica Tandy needs candy !!vVWR8L52 - Sun, 30 Sep 2018 01:55:29 EST ID:dfdIix9e No.35876 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35874
No, it's not, you give questionable advice
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Jessica Tandy needs candy !!vVWR8L52 - Sun, 30 Sep 2018 01:56:53 EST ID:dfdIix9e No.35877 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35694
No that's what the mechanic said, I bet it was what I like to call "your cars colon."


Cuba by Charles Fonkinham - Fri, 07 Jul 2017 03:41:11 EST ID:Z2d7eoYR No.35283 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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So, I'm planning a vacation to Cuba for my birthday in mid November - it's going to be me and my wife. We both speak spanish, she way more fluently than I. Our main interests are beaches, old towns, art museums and historical landmarks related to the golden age of sail.
We haven't completely worked out the budget yet, but minus the plane tickets, I think I'll be able to save up something along the lines of €10009 for both of us for about 9 days there.
We're not particularly rich, but I've been told by people you don't need that much money once you actually reach Cuba.
I'm currently looking for cheap 2-way tickets, and I was wondering which city would be the best to touch down and start our vacation? To some extent, we're dirty hippies, so we don't need super fancy accomodation/all-inclusive crap, a simple room with a double bed and an AC will be more than enough, we don't even need TV or internet, so I'm thinking we'll crash at youth hostels. We don't intend to stay in one place for the whole thing, so I'm thinking of renting a car as well. I was thinking we could start with Havana and make our way south along the souther beachline, then leave from Guantanamo airport at the end of our vacation.
You think a €1000 will be enough for this plan? Any suggestions for particular towns we should visit?
Additionally, what's the deal with weed there?
Also, being EU whites, should we watch out for muggers/pickpockets/generally people who want to steal our shit?


>Thanks in advance, 420bros. This has been my dream vacation since I wasn 17, so any input is appreciated. SLAYER
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Charles Fonkinham - Fri, 07 Jul 2017 03:42:03 EST ID:Z2d7eoYR No.35284 Ignore Report Quick Reply
That's a €1000, not 10009*
>nb
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Fucking Dartshit - Thu, 13 Sep 2018 11:34:31 EST ID:wG9XETuE No.35864 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35283
Weed is like tobacco over there, it’s just about knowing the right guy. But they have a similar situation just because the cuban cigars. You can get the same type of high, just because you are in Cuba. Both of you can do whatever you want to there man, just that ot runs through the locals.
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the finger test - Wed, 26 Sep 2018 20:17:38 EST ID:4AWSV88h No.35872 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>35283
why go to a communist shithole? why not just read Kotaku instead?
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William Dongercocke - Sat, 29 Sep 2018 16:26:07 EST ID:UvX5/QoJ No.35875 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35872

Bernanke has NO IDEA! NO IDEA!!!


Nature and landscapes by Edward Henningway - Sat, 13 Feb 2016 12:47:50 EST ID:l/pxM0pm No.33444 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Mods have declared that this is now also a nature and landscape board due to it's association with travel. Any thoughts?
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Delinquint Tray !rU8mq5Ca7M - Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:04:23 EST ID:CL+YSiWX No.34207 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Soberanes fire, july 25th as i recall, as seen from a safe distance. I think it was somewhere around 30k acres at this time
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Matilda Murringhock - Tue, 11 Sep 2018 06:16:11 EST ID:zaaU3zyA No.35862 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>34207
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Matilda Murringhock - Tue, 11 Sep 2018 06:16:11 EST ID:zaaU3zyA No.35863 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>34207
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Lillian Goodville - Fri, 14 Sep 2018 02:27:35 EST ID:p1xvLQXE No.35865 Ignore Report Quick Reply
nature is best thing forme
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Lillian Goodville - Fri, 14 Sep 2018 02:50:19 EST ID:p1xvLQXE No.35866 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I have many interesting and beautiful places in the world. For example Canary Islands.This place has really beautiful view on sea. I like to watch webcam from Lanzarote airport here https://worldcams.tv/transport/lanzarote-airport Next year I want to go to Canary Islands and visit this airport.


carwave by Alice Dussleherk - Sun, 02 Sep 2018 13:14:29 EST ID:PFbJIct6 No.35853 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Now that I've got a solid daily in my life. I'm thinking of starting a little fund to buy an 80's model Supra or Rx7 to A E S T H E T I C the fuck out.

Anyone ever owned one of these cars before? I could use some care advice.
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Esther Blacklock - Sun, 02 Sep 2018 16:22:42 EST ID:OzWHRw4o No.35854 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>35853
could be clapped out or overpriced. those cars have potential though.

anything from that era will be lower and smaller pretty much by design.

most new cars are practically suvs.
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Fanny Finnington - Mon, 03 Sep 2018 11:01:25 EST ID:8PcKoHBP No.35855 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Don't get an '80s Supra.

I've always wanted to get an SA22, give it the C Group kit and swap the old Roto for the 1.8L from the NB miata .


What can You tell me about Ford vehicles? by Angus Minningspear - Mon, 18 Jun 2018 18:06:06 EST ID:WqA0tUln No.35796 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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> why should I trade my car in for another Ford
> why should I?
This is my first car and my mom gave it to me, the dealership wants me to trade it in for a newer one, but everyone tells me dont go for another Ford because they are like the McDonalds of car world. They are the first manufacturer but not the best.
This will be my first inquiry into cars, and could start me on really educating myself.

What about Ford makes you Not Want to have one? What do other car brands offer and can I trade a ford in to other dealerships or am I only allowed to trade in the dealership I got this one from?
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William Tootfoot - Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:07:17 EST ID:GcBgHtQ8 No.35826 Ignore Report Quick Reply
batteries, how do they work?
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Edward Chommerspear - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:35:23 EST ID:nyN0Ws6e No.35832 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>35824

Now that's quite different from "Hurr just get any betory" isn't it, you shit gorilla.
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William Dimmerdock - Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:44:34 EST ID:XZ60kKny No.35837 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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The steering wheel is so big, im confident they were designed for people suffering from Obesity.
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Phyllis Cludgefield - Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:55:14 EST ID:70Ybgb7U No.35838 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35837
keep it, you may be obese someday.

Seriously though, if you maintain cars they can last a long time.
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Alice Dussleherk - Sun, 02 Sep 2018 12:57:12 EST ID:PFbJIct6 No.35852 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35796

don't


Liveaboard Life by Reuben Miffingbury - Tue, 01 Dec 2015 12:29:39 EST ID:5DvRBJj3 No.33125 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Hey /vroom/,

So I've been saving money for a year now and living cheap at my parent's place with the general plan that "I'm going to go travelling when I feel ready." Well, I have around 10,000 saved and am feeling pretty ready to go out and do something!

So initially I thought of backpacking for a few months, but plane tickets would eat up most of my savings and then when it's over it's over, time to save money again.

Then I thought of two other things I'd like to do - living in an RV or a Sailboat.

I have years of experience with both RV camping and Boating, so I'm pretty confident on the technical side of things. I guess why I'm posting is just to get it out there - fuck it, I think I'm gonna drive down to the beach after christmas and trade my car for a sailboat and start following the coast!

I work online and don't need 24/7 internet access so long as I can connect every few days to upload documents and answer emails. That and I'm open to the random odd jobs on shore.

Anyone on 420chan ever done the liveaboard thing? What was your experience?
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Phineas Dabberkane - Tue, 06 Feb 2018 19:00:00 EST ID:GXrxok7b No.35638 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35630

did you have insurance on that shit?
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Zhim - Wed, 07 Feb 2018 17:09:14 EST ID:Ra28BVC6 No.35640 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35638
I sold the boat for cash before leaving the island so it doesn’t matter, a drunk guy asked who I was selling the boat to when I was moving out and I told him “you if you want it” so he went to an atm and I handed over the papers. Never actually registered it with the state so it was easy.
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George Fingerfare - Thu, 08 Feb 2018 18:39:18 EST ID:GXrxok7b No.35641 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35640

did you take a loss from all the money you invested fixing it up? what was the net gain/loss?
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Betsy Sicklelatch - Tue, 21 Aug 2018 18:24:20 EST ID:JwsrlT41 No.35845 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35631
Are you still in Tulsa?
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Matilda Hibbleludge - Sat, 25 Aug 2018 02:54:30 EST ID:nXf+PdMB No.35846 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35641
I don't think I've ever seen an ATM that gives more than 400 per transaction and most banks, especially the ones a drunk guy would be using, won't allow many. if any, transactions after that so he couldn't have gotten that much for it.


Travel videos - Youtube by NN - Tue, 07 Aug 2018 16:15:01 EST ID:Qrl4Uflr No.35836 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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Recently started a Youtube Channel to make some Travel vids. Any of you have some great tips on how to improve the videos and the overall quality?

Would love to further grow in this!
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Phyllis Cludgefield - Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:55:56 EST ID:70Ybgb7U No.35839 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35836

Where can I go to meet with some elephants?


Van life by Samuel Fimmlewill - Thu, 11 Jan 2018 22:19:48 EST ID:VWIRaXmQ No.35585 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I'm starting an extended road trip in my camper van tomorrow.

I'm doing this because I'm pretty sure I have avoidant personality disorder and every tactic I've tried to force myself to interact regularly with people I know has failed. Anytime I socialize with people my brain just goes into fucking retard mode afterwards and keeps summoning up memories of things I did that I rationally know are no big deal at all and giving me horrible anxiety over them. It's worse with people I know and care about. My rational mind is a slave to my emotions; I'm just not strong enough to push through. I figure at the root of the issue is a lack of self esteem and a lack of self control. I think I can work on both by training martial arts and getting out of my room and acquiring more life experiences.

In the past when I tried to take martial arts classes I always felt like I embarrassed myself and wasn't able to make myself go back. On the road I can just go to a new place and start all over fresh each time, abusing free trials so I don't have to pay for the lessons. It will be a good way to get some exposure therapy while still satisfying my avoidant tendencies. Regular interactions and friendships will come later hopefully.

My first destination will be Florida to wait out the coldest part of the year, then I'll start heading west to California and then go north up the coast as the seasons change so I stay nice and comfy. Looking forward to that legal weed out west. I have some tools I can use to earn some money and some savings, so I hope I can keep it going for a while.

I guess I just made this thread so I have somewhere to talk about what happens, although anyone else is free to talk about similar experiences ITT. I hope you don't mind some blogposting. Wish me luck.
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Barnaby Gibblechedge - Sun, 18 Feb 2018 06:23:49 EST ID:QzoqRps2 No.35654 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35648

when you get home, create a gritty depressing anime based on your experiences. i can see it in my mind's eye, a man with jeans and a white button-up shirt and scruffy black hair, walking around with a beer in hand at this huge festival, glowering with anger and disappointment, a little black squiggle cloud above his head...
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Edward Fanforth - Thu, 03 May 2018 21:48:45 EST ID:wpZAUfI8 No.35741 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I'm still on my trip but at this point I just want to go home. I've basically failed to change again, as always. Asking me to socialize with people is like asking a person with a fear of heights to climb a 50 foot tree. I just can't make myself do it, even just to go to martial arts classes, even with the ability to never go back. I just can't deal with the fear and anxiety I feel.

Isolating myself even farther on the trip was the exact opposite of what I needed to do. I know my depression will never go away unless I end the isolation, and if the depression is there, it will make it harder to do everything, including controlling myself and challenging myself and interacting with people. I can't just fight through it. I need to end the depression by ending the isolation and this roundabout strategy didn't work. None of my strategies work because I don't have any self control and cannot follow through on any of the plans I make to help myself.
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James Randi - Wed, 16 May 2018 11:00:41 EST ID:EzI0kQcU No.35748 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35741
Just started reading your thread. I wish you luck on your journey brother.
I suggest going to a rainbow gathering. There you will meet a lot of other odd ball people who live in vans. They can give you advice, their willing to listen to your problems and mostly genuinely want to help.

Also try looking for meet ups on various sites like couch surfing on face book. That way if it goes sour then you can just bail with no social consequences.
Also try an app called park 4 night. Idk if it works in the us but it lists all the spots you can park over night, lit's prices of camp spots, shows free ones and water points.

Good luck man.
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Hedda Fangerladging - Sat, 07 Jul 2018 02:58:50 EST ID:ZyIMmQR9 No.35812 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Enjoy the van life.
https://granolashotgun.com/2018/04/29/the-urban-frontier-cabin/
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Nathaniel Hivingnotch - Mon, 09 Jul 2018 02:02:36 EST ID:DsCjOcK1 No.35819 Ignore Report Quick Reply
OP how old are you? You've got to find some other reason to live than other people. If you continue to worry about how little you talk to other people your anxiety will grow and grow. It's a feedback loop! The only way to break it is to just stop caring about other people and all the supposedly great bullshit your missing out on.

Social experiences on a friday night? Trite wastes of time where you spend money on bad food you could just cook at home.

Adventures and escapades? They may make for interesting stories but it's unlikely that you've accomplished anything meaningful, and may get arrested, hurt, or damage something someone else cares for.

Sex? You are programmed to care so much about sex but it's really not all that great, in it's own right.

Love? Sure, it might be nice to have on-tap happiness but most people who fall in love fall out of love at some point, and the only reason they stay together is due to some outside pressure from friends, family, or the larger economic reality. Life is easier with a partner, but is that what you really want?

Go read some philosophy like The Stranger or Nausea or Meditations by Marcus Aurelius or whatever! Just start educating yourself about how many other people have gone through what you're going through, and rather than whining and running around in circles about their situation they've decided to do something great. And guess what? Do you think you aren't the person to do something great? Well it doesn't matter, because in the end we all die. Try to be something! ]

I was in your position a few years ago and I had the same thoughts of hopelessness. I learned that there is no wrong person to talk to when you're in that state of mind. Just acting cool and sayign dumb things to anyone who will listen. A good way to get someone to listen to you is to listen to their dumb shit first. Try working at a gas station and talking to the alcoholics, that worked for me!


Engine 'overheating' by Yticolev Leska - Sun, 20 May 2018 03:59:10 EST ID:GwV3jmlU No.35753 Ignore Report Reply Quick Reply
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I drive a 2003 Hond Civic, bought used at 110k, Nearly 180k miles now. Radiator replaced at 120k or so.

Sixty-thousand miles accumulated, a problem occurs. Throughout last winter, cabin heat would mot work; until reaching speeds of 40-45 mph, and only after driving for 30 minites or so. Coolant check, oil change, check. Continue without much problem.





I begin to notice that when I turn my cabin temp to hot, regardless of turning air-flow on, my temp gague on my dash rockets up to unsustainable levels.

My questionis whether or not I oughta investigate the thermostat, the thermoswitch for the the belt fan, should I check my water pump (i also see a greater effect ofthe same described phenomenon once going uphill for a prolonged period), do i just have an air pocket in my air system? I have spiders in my vents too. what should i do?

I have some expendable monies in the range of less than 1k.
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William Clicklehall - Thu, 31 May 2018 13:48:25 EST ID:5G8j7Xqt No.35783 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35782
U so sensitive

Is it because of your small car?
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Phineas Mimmerbanks - Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:18:49 EST ID:Z5XuFZo1 No.35784 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>35783
I've owned many cars in my lifetime (51 to be exact) and I've owned some good ones like a 1990 Eagle Talon TSI AWD turbo that I modified to make 586 awhp, multiple Cadillacs, I even built a 92 Dodge Colt hatch with a 4g63t swap that ran 11s, but this Civic has been my favorite because it's reliable, easy to build and work on, and nobody expects it to be as fast as it is. I'm upset
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Angus Blythebanks - Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:21:08 EST ID:68GYx9pa No.35788 Ignore Report Quick Reply
OP here

This took a really brash turn.

What im saying is that the cabin heat used to run just fine, and now it doesnt.

Not like I need it now. But the engine thermostat reads hot after 2 minutes of switching the cabin heat knob to hot.
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Angus Blythebanks - Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:24:11 EST ID:68GYx9pa No.35789 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Will do m8. I hope its not the head gasket.
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Wesley Drablingstadging - Sun, 08 Jul 2018 06:02:24 EST ID:cHXJFj3Q No.35815 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Not to derail the thread but I have a smilar problem in my 1988 Honda Prelude, 3G

Has quite the mileage on it but it still runs well. She's my baby & I'm trying to fix her up.

The transmission started going out & I thought it was one, already had the engine replaced. Turned out it just needed fluid.. Japanese & their tiny hands man, took my friends dad 20m to find the tranny fluid to fill it up.

Thing is the car is overheating, especially if it idles a while. I can't drive it more than 30m before the engine temp skyrocets. I may need a new radiator but I don't think that's it.

Fairly vague with my assessment here but any advice appreciated, I love the crap out of Third Gen's. Goal is to keep mine as a parts car & find one with 4WS


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