Monthly Archives: May, 2016

The Man with the Boulder Head – Consumer question

A couple of years ago, I moved to a quiet, domestic town just outside of a major U.S. city. Based on the population — middle-aged parents with kids and boring hobbies — I had always thought of it as a pretty safe place to live. I'm an unemployed night owl, so I like to walk …

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TIFU by buying a sled and wasting 3 grand. – Consumer question

This FU has been in progress for the last few weeks and was more or less resolved this last weekend. This needs some context so bear with me. This all started back in March with my sister running away from my moms house for the third or fourth time, I forget which. She's always been …

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Bought a truck from boss/landlord almost a year ago and he hasn’t finished his part of the deal. What can I do? – Consumer question

Around last year I purchased a truck from my boss that I've known for around 11 years now. I worked for the guy for 6 years on and off. When I bought the truck the deal was that he would fix the transmission, fix the high idle problems, put new tires on it and other …

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Bringing a neglected bike back into my life – Consumer question

About 5 years ago I bought a 2003 Harley Sportster and rode it the little I could for about 2 years whenever the Buffalo weather permitted. 3 Years ago I moved to NYC and left the bike in my parents garage in Buffalo. I've come back to visit a few times, replaced the battery earlier …

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I have a 26′ mountain bike frame. What do I do to create a commuter bike? – Consumer question

Hello! I have a spare 26' mountain bike frame at home given to me as a gift. I would like to know, what should I buy next in order for me to build a commuter? I wanted a road bike, but doesn't have time to build one or enough budget as of the moment so …

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Replace 4 New or 1 Used for 5k Miles – Consumer question

Have a set of pirellis and just had one blow out. Tread on the remaining 3 looks like they have a about 5k left in them. This is on a commuter car for to and from the train station ❤ miles round trip 5 days a week then local driving on the weekends. I see …

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Best place for buying tires in Ottawa? – Consumer question

Had the good fortune of running over a screw in the Home Depot parking lot over the weekend. Had the hole patched but am now being told that there is 'abnormal wear' on my 2 year old tires. I'd like to think that I wear them in traditional fashion but needless to say, I am …

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KOTK Suggestions :) – Consumer question

Fix Mailboxes , fences , stops signs etc , I've been blowing up more than recently idk if it's a bug but getting quite annoying Viewing Airdrop Crate from all render distance AirDrop smoke needs to go higher in the air and with more opacity in the smoke Increase the AK fire rate , making …

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Every Time I Go To My Car – Consumer question

It’s similar to that feeling you get as you lie awake at night. Nothing has changed from the moments prior, but suddenly you find yourself full alert. Once again that familiar thought has wriggled its way into your mind. You become totally aware of the shadows in your immediate surroundings. Your ears are listening for …

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I know it’s almost summer, but… What’s your winter setup? – Consumer question

I want to buy steelies and winter tires now, as I have an unexpected influx of money and I don't want to spend it on something stupid. So… I was thinking 17×7 steelies with winter tires (w/o studs) and chains. That's what I want, but what kind of set ups do you have? Specific tires, …

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