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#2855141 - 01/01/13 08:41 PM Where's Gearheadtool?
jigen Offline


Registered: 10/28/08
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Hasn't posted in quite a while... Is he still around?
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#2855147 - 01/01/13 08:47 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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Quite a while for him is measured in hours...

I am concerned that he might have wrecked the Volvo - his habit of taking pictures and video while driving might have caught up with him....
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#2855159 - 01/01/13 08:55 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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I wouldn't be surprised if the mods have him a vacation.
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#2855207 - 01/01/13 09:34 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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Registered: 11/23/12
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shrug

If you type Gearheadtool into the search for the user list, it says: No users were found matching that criteria.

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#2855211 - 01/01/13 09:40 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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His last post was Christmas eve according to his profile.
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#2855232 - 01/01/13 10:00 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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I think he was banned. Temporarily? I don't know.
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#2855247 - 01/01/13 10:09 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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Registered: 12/14/02
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I didn't do it, but it appears he was given a temp ban.

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#2855258 - 01/01/13 10:15 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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Have it your way Burger King says.
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#2855272 - 01/01/13 10:26 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: JHZR2]
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Originally Posted By: JHZR2
I didn't do it, but it appears he was given a temp ban.

What did he do to get a vacation(temporary ban) ?
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#2855505 - 01/02/13 08:33 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: HTSS_TR]
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Originally Posted By: HTSS_TR
Originally Posted By: JHZR2
I didn't do it, but it appears he was given a temp ban.

What did he do to get a vacation(temporary ban) ?
my guess is that he shed more of his "wisdom" with this forum. hide
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#2857198 - 01/03/13 05:20 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: Quattro Pete]
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Registered: 02/21/11
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Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete
I wouldn't be surprised if the mods gave us a vacation.


Fixed that for you.

BC.


Edited by Bladecutter (01/03/13 05:20 PM)
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#2857209 - 01/03/13 05:30 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: Bladecutter]
Quattro Pete Offline


Registered: 10/30/02
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Originally Posted By: Bladecutter
Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete
I wouldn't be surprised if the mods gave us a vacation.


Fixed that for you.

BC.

LOL

Took me a while to figure this one out.

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#2857556 - 01/03/13 09:33 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: Propflux01]
Papa Bear Offline


Registered: 08/11/05
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Loc: Leamington, ON, Canada ..... r...
Originally Posted By: Propflux01
His last post was Christmas eve according to his profile.


About the same time as carnoobie's last post ....... popcorn
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#2857565 - 01/03/13 09:43 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: Papa Bear]
Clevy Offline


Registered: 11/11/10
Posts: 8790
Loc: Saskatoon canada
Originally Posted By: Papa Bear
Originally Posted By: Propflux01
His last post was Christmas eve according to his profile.


About the same time as carnoobie's last post ....... popcorn


I might be to blame for that one. I was ready to post his home address but I thought that might be going a bit far.
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#2857567 - 01/03/13 09:44 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: dwcopple]
Clevy Offline


Registered: 11/11/10
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Originally Posted By: dwcopple
Originally Posted By: HTSS_TR
Originally Posted By: JHZR2
I didn't do it, but it appears he was given a temp ban.

What did he do to get a vacation(temporary ban) ?
my guess is that he shed more of his "wisdom" with this forum. hide

Hehehe. Or the timing belt finally snapped and it was pay for that or Internet.
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#2860057 - 01/06/13 09:12 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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Maybe he learned how to SAVE money, and not go joyriding around in a Volvo. Some people dont like to take advice. I take Astro14 and Clevy's advice.

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#2860121 - 01/06/13 10:26 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: shell_user]
Clevy Offline


Registered: 11/11/10
Posts: 8790
Loc: Saskatoon canada
Originally Posted By: shell_user
Maybe he learned how to SAVE money, and not go joyriding around in a Volvo. Some people dont like to take advice. I take Astro14 and Clevy's advice.


Awwwww. Thanks buddy.
Hug
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#2860313 - 01/06/13 01:50 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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Registered: 04/13/09
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Loc: Miami-Dade County
Originally Posted By: jigen
Hasn't posted in quite a while... Is he still around?


This has to be only forum where someone has to post asking where one of the trolls are.

This place is actually a pleasure now without seeing on going troll posts from Gearheadtool,Dakota [chevyboy14] and Cannobie.

Instead of asking where the trolls are you should be asking where some of the awesome people went like Johnny,John Browning,Mori and a lot of other awesome people.
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#2860480 - 01/06/13 04:54 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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Registered: 12/08/06
Posts: 6970
Loc: Illinois
Where is Gearhead Troll?

Who cares.
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#2860690 - 01/06/13 07:31 PM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
Propflux01 Offline


Registered: 09/26/02
Posts: 3208
Loc: Arkansastan
Come now, guys... If you didn't want the (What you consider) Trolling, you wouldn't be in this thread wondering where they went!! crackmeup

Cheers2
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#2862449 - 01/08/13 07:21 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
Quattro Pete Offline


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Loc: Great Lakes
And he's back. Making up lost time pretty quickly this morning. smile
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#2862458 - 01/08/13 07:28 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
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Registered: 03/31/12
Posts: 1711
Loc: Boston, MA
blush

"You LIKE me! You REALLY like me!"

Really. I'm touched.. and honored!
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#2862459 - 01/08/13 07:32 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: Astro14]
GearheadTool Offline


Registered: 03/31/12
Posts: 1711
Loc: Boston, MA
Originally Posted By: Astro14
Quite a while for him is measured in hours...

I am concerned that he might have wrecked the Volvo - his habit of taking pictures and video while driving might have caught up with him....


You have to be talking about this one (video below.) *I drove it like that yesterday, too. Shut the car off with the coolant fan screaming. It runs better today.. I think I Italian Tuned-Up it real good...



Originally Posted By: Clevy
Originally Posted By: Papa Bear
Originally Posted By: Propflux01
His last post was Christmas eve according to his profile.


About the same time as carnoobie's last post ....... popcorn

I might be to blame for that one. I was ready to post his home address but I thought that might be going a bit far.


Hehe. You killed Carnoobie? You crazy Canadians! The both of you.

Originally Posted By: MrQuackers
Have it your way Burger King says.


Correct! I like MrQuackers. smile



Quote:
Instead of asking where the trolls are you should be asking where some of the awesome people went like Johnny,John Browning,Mori and a lot of other awesome people.


Maybe THIS happened to them.. shocked


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#2862470 - 01/08/13 07:41 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
Clevy Offline


Registered: 11/11/10
Posts: 8790
Loc: Saskatoon canada
Definitely making up for lost time.
Well to be honest it wasn't the same without him. Define that how you see fit
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#2862476 - 01/08/13 07:45 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: shell_user]
GearheadTool Offline


Registered: 03/31/12
Posts: 1711
Loc: Boston, MA
Originally Posted By: shell_user
Maybe he learned how to SAVE money, and not go joyriding around in a Volvo. Some people dont like to take advice. I take Astro14 and Clevy's advice.




And, this was from a storm last year.


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#2862478 - 01/08/13 07:46 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
GearheadTool Offline


Registered: 03/31/12
Posts: 1711
Loc: Boston, MA
I am happy to be back. Let's let bygones be bygones, and Happy new Year to all! cheers
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#2862491 - 01/08/13 07:52 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: GearheadTool]
Clevy Offline


Registered: 11/11/10
Posts: 8790
Loc: Saskatoon canada
Originally Posted By: GearheadTool
Originally Posted By: shell_user
Maybe he learned how to SAVE money, and not go joyriding around in a Volvo. Some people dont like to take advice. I take Astro14 and Clevy's advice.




And, this was from a storm last year.



I was expecting it to break into a George Michael song. Father figure maybe?
Are those wipers flexing side to side,like flopping. How much extra did those cost over just cheap ones that effectively wipe water off the windshield?
I wonder if that other Volvo has their timing belt changed?
With driving habits like those I wouldn't even bother changing the timing belt,your gonna totl the car before it snaps.


Edited by Clevy (01/08/13 07:56 AM)
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#2862533 - 01/08/13 08:37 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: Clevy]
GearheadTool Offline


Registered: 03/31/12
Posts: 1711
Loc: Boston, MA
Originally Posted By: Clevy
Originally Posted By: GearheadTool
[quote=shell_user]Maybe he learned how to SAVE money, and not go joyriding around in a Volvo. Some people dont like to take advice. I take Astro14 and Clevy's advice.




And, this was from a storm last year.



Quote:
I was expecting it to break into a George Michael song. Father figure maybe?


LOL

Quote:
Are those wipers flexing side to side,like flopping. How much extra did those cost over just cheap ones that effectively wipe water off the windshield?


Actually, I got a new tire on her, too. The wipers.. I have to change them, yes.

Here is the new tire.



The wheel aligns correctly, after the new tire.



Here is what came OFF of her, and is no longer on the car.





Quote:

With driving habits like those I wouldn't even bother changing the timing belt,your gonna totl the car before it snaps.


April. And I don't do the Italian Tune Up every day..
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#2862539 - 01/08/13 08:40 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
GearheadTool Offline


Registered: 03/31/12
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Oh.. and, by the way: This movie kicks tookus.

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#2862749 - 01/08/13 11:26 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
GearheadTool Offline


Registered: 03/31/12
Posts: 1711
Loc: Boston, MA
Just thought I'd bump this thread one last time before it fades into obscurity.

I am really happy that I was missed. I love you all.


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#2862756 - 01/08/13 11:32 AM Re: Where's Gearheadtool? [Re: jigen]
GearheadTool Offline


Registered: 03/31/12
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Once more.. And: Obscurity (if nobody else posts.)

I love you all, and let's kick the New Year off RIGHT!

Cheers. Cheers1

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