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Old September 12th, 2017, 13:57
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Unhappy An old friend passes on

Buster, my '86, finally suffered catastrophic uni-body failure brought on by thirty years of northern Illinois salt and corrosion. My wife, an xj owner and lover herself allowed me to keep him around for a few extra months just so I could say

"I have owned that truck TWENTY years!"

I'll be depressed for the next few days. I figured you folks would understand the most.
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Old September 12th, 2017, 15:27
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Re: An old friend passes on

Sorry to hear that. I'll hit the "owned 20 years" mark with my '92 around Christmas time.
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Old September 13th, 2017, 11:14
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Re: An old friend passes on

I've never owned a vehicle for twenty years, current record is about 15, and I'd be devastated to lose it then. Sorry for your loss.
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