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Old 11-30-2018, 02:42 PM
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Everybody tell him *not* to install it now and to wait until spring. That way he'll put it on now to spite us all. It's called Reverse Cowboyology.
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The screw is to show how quick things can go to shit in this weather, nothing more. Point being I'm not going to take a 1.5K roof rack and slap it on in the middle of this shit. That is the point
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Nope, I don't give a crap about the screw, I have ones to replace the screw in the spring. I'm just showing Colts why I don't keep my wheels on or install brand new parts in the dead of winter
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I only see a point in avoiding the weather if you will take precautions to avoid the weather every single time.
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Installed a PNP remote starter module this weekend. Wiring was pretty straight forward minus tapping a couple wires for the alarm. Sorry for the blurry pic, but it was raining when I was finishing up and I was trying to not get any water into the wiring area behind the dash. The remote start utilizes the stock key and is programmed to the key chip. I tucked everything back and wire tied everything, just didn't snap any pics after this.



And here's the car running, locked with the remote starter. You can see that it's pouring rain here too


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Old 12-05-2018, 09:43 AM
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Remote start is always nice to have. Those new plug and play kits are great. I assume the Toyota has the same stupid feature with remote start systems Lexus does when you open the door then the car shuts off and you have to start it again manually?
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Remote start is always nice to have. Those new plug and play kits are great. I assume the Toyota has the same stupid feature with remote start systems Lexus does when you open the door then the car shuts off and you have to start it again manually?
The OEM one does, this one doesn't. It locks the doors when it starts, and only shuts off if you hit the brake pedal or try to put it into gear without the key. The reason I like this kit is that it's programmed to the key so you insert the key and you can then put it in gear and drive without it shutting off and needing restarted.
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I'm trying to think of what we can tell you to do this week that you won't do and then make you mad about it.
Remote start with heat running is a no brainer where you're at, brother...fuck yeah
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should put on his roof rack or basket...
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It does get delivered Monday
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Not sure how I can hide a box that big
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What rack did you go with? That's too quick for a Gobi.
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Yeah no way it can be Gobi that fast. I tried to convince him to go with that one though. Still think he should just install it. Will be the easiest way to hide the box.
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d*ck in a box?
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Box is way bigger than needed for that
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Nope, not a Gobi
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Box is way bigger than needed for that
Maybe for you
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You want pics of Colts' junk?
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he already has those pics... you were the one that alluded to saying you could fill that big box...
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J, we all know that you like big packages
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Si, but not big boxes.
And I looked up those roof baskets, fucky my lifey....1600 bucks!
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Where is the big box at?
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Took a road trip to Cleveland last week, pulled into a rest stop right as I hit 12K miles on the old girl. They grow up so fast!
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Roof rack being delivered Friday!
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Who gives a fuck if we have to wait a year to see it on the car!
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You gonna go ahead and put the tassels on the mirrors though? or wait for spring as well?
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Who gives a fuck if we have to wait a year to see it on the car!
3 months bruh....

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You gonna go ahead and put the tassels on the mirrors though? or wait for spring as well?


It would compliment the 25 pounds of salt nicely
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