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Offline Arcrider

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Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« on: February 27, 2012, 09:54:14 PM »
Hi all! I was bit by the Solstice bug last May and here's a pic I took in October looking for pics of fall colors. My Sol is a 2008 w/ 10,000 miles. Put a lot of lil mods on her and a tune.   Thanks for looking!

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2008 Mysterious GXP, Blinker Mod, Horn Mod, Lil` Chromies, GXP Red Lighted Windscreen, JCM Leather Alcanterra Console, arm rests, visors, center console cover, Seat belt loops, Black wetocole w/ red piping seat covers, custom dash plaque on seat belt light, turbo brake light appliqué, Trifecta Tune, Chromed American Flag, Stubby Antennae

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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2012, 10:13:25 PM »
Love the picture Arcrider, welcome to the forum!  :thumbs:
Just trying to do my part...

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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2012, 03:27:01 AM »
welcome arcrider!
is this near the place u live? great landscape and of course cool ride!!!
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2012, 06:24:52 AM »
Where are you in Ohio?
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2012, 09:06:41 AM »
Welcome aboard.
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2012, 10:20:07 AM »
I am near Twinsburg, that picture was taken at Hale Farms.  Cuyahoga area is a great place for a Sol!
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2012, 10:40:01 AM »
Interesting! I work over in the streetsboro area (just south of aurora.)

Hope to see you make one of the events in the spring/fall!
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #7 on: February 28, 2012, 11:02:14 AM »
Great photo and I like the plate.  Solstice Rider...  Welcome :-)

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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #8 on: February 28, 2012, 11:17:59 AM »
Welcome Arcrider to Kappa Performance!  Thanks for the great shot of your 2008 Mysterious GXP!  And how virgin indeed wirth only 10,000 miles and the fun of adding a Tune and mods!  How sweet does it get!!!
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #9 on: February 28, 2012, 11:51:56 AM »
Re; Relatively New Guy (ARCRIDER)..........WELCOME       stanich1
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #10 on: February 28, 2012, 12:08:11 PM »
welcome arcrider!
is this near the place u live? great landscape and of course cool ride!!!
You're not refering to the sheep are you?  Kelu warned us about you Greek guys. :poke:
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #11 on: February 28, 2012, 01:15:26 PM »
 Great roads in that area!  Hope you've discovered some of them.  Welcome aboard and don't be afraid of the riff raff...they really are harmless.  :lol:
Just here to help a friend! :thumbs:
True Lady Gearhead :)
We'll Miss You PONTIAC! :cryin:


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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #12 on: February 28, 2012, 06:32:35 PM »
Wow, that's a great pic.

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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #13 on: February 28, 2012, 07:32:29 PM »
I am near Twinsburg, that picture was taken at Hale Farms.  Cuyahoga area is a great place for a Sol!

Cool! My job is based in Solon, but I'm working in Cleveland for the next year or so. I make it to your area about once a month for a few days usually! You should have lunch with the locals Saturday!

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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #14 on: February 29, 2012, 02:18:04 AM »
Cool! My job is based in Solon, but I'm working in Cleveland for the next year or so. I make it to your area about once a month for a few days usually! You should have lunch with the locals Saturday!

Having lamb chops?  :lol: :rofl:
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #15 on: February 29, 2012, 04:15:13 AM »
You're not refering to the sheep are you?  Kelu warned us about you Greek guys. :poke:

 :lol:
Kelu who? the Dracula Kelu who will drink the sheeps' blood?  :lol:
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #16 on: February 29, 2012, 08:09:12 AM »
Having lamb chops?  :lol: :rofl:

:lol: Nah...I'm prolly skipping this lunch this month!  I was gonna head west, but I think that fell through so I'm gonna go to the Auto Show.

But next month...I know where I can get some!  :rofl:
« Last Edit: February 29, 2012, 08:12:32 AM by ihawk95 »

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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #17 on: February 29, 2012, 11:07:30 AM »
Welcome to the insanity ;)

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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #18 on: February 29, 2012, 02:40:14 PM »
:lol:
Kelu who? the Dracula Kelu who will drink the sheeps' blood?  :lol:

Yeah that's the one, he thinks the blood makes him drive faster. :nuts:
But I guess he can use all the help he can get.
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #19 on: March 01, 2012, 03:58:46 PM »
Welcome Arcrider, very nice ride, many can do nice picture but not many have such a nice car ;)

SA: I will video your reaction if we will have the chance to drive on Transfagarasan, of course you will be my passenger ;)
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Re: Hi - Relatively new Guy and first GXP Pic Post
« Reply #20 on: March 01, 2012, 04:09:21 PM »
I'll be looking forward to it!
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