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Adding booster to manual drum car.
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getting old sucks. Im now 53 years of age and too many problems are starting to rear their ugly head.

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(11-21-2018, 04:52 PM)jowens1126 Wrote: getting old sucks.  Im now 53 years of age and too many problems are starting to rear their ugly head.

 You're just a young pup, wait till you're 71 and closing in on 72. I'm starting to collect 'parts' as in a new hip, also shoulder surgery last year. But at least I'm on the right side of the "ash pile!!" and that's the main thing.
Geoff.

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(11-21-2018, 12:07 PM)jowens1126 Wrote: One tip for parents on a budget.....  Buy your teenager a classic car.  Then get Haggerty insurance.  Since its a classic, agreed value insurance is much more lenient on younger drivers.  You still get all the liability and coverage as on a modern car, but if you list yourself as the primary driver and your teen as a secondary driver and limit the miles to something reasonable  you can save thousands a year.  I got a quote from progressive for my 19 year old to drive my 2006 Durango and it was $250 a month.  With Haggerty, I pay $150 a year.  On top of that if he ever decides to sell the car, he will be able to sell it for more than we paid for it.  With a modern car, it looses value every day.  Just another plus side to owning a classic.

Just a little heads up - you are violating the terms of your policy. Hagerty doesn't insure cars for only-vehicle daily use. One has to have another vehicle registered and insured in your own name for a daily. If he wrecks the car and they start digging, you might be denied your claim.

https://www.hagerty.com/insurance/Classi...ligibility


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(11-21-2018, 04:52 PM)jowens1126 Wrote: getting old sucks.  Im now 53 years of age and too many problems are starting to rear their ugly head.

Ha, you young guys...



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(11-21-2018, 07:26 PM)Hemikiller Wrote:
(11-21-2018, 12:07 PM)jowens1126 Wrote: One tip for parents on a budget.....  Buy your teenager a classic car.  Then get Haggerty insurance.  Since its a classic, agreed value insurance is much more lenient on younger drivers.  You still get all the liability and coverage as on a modern car, but if you list yourself as the primary driver and your teen as a secondary driver and limit the miles to something reasonable  you can save thousands a year.  I got a quote from progressive for my 19 year old to drive my 2006 Durango and it was $250 a month.  With Haggerty, I pay $150 a year.  On top of that if he ever decides to sell the car, he will be able to sell it for more than we paid for it.  With a modern car, it looses value every day.  Just another plus side to owning a classic.

Just a little heads up - you are violating the terms of your policy. Hagerty doesn't insure cars for only-vehicle daily use. One has to have another vehicle registered and insured in your own name for a daily. If he wrecks the car and they start digging, you might be denied your claim.

https://www.hagerty.com/insurance/Classi...ligibility

well thats something I didnt know.  IM going to have to re-think that strategy now.

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