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    Just another "big weather event" thread

    Hey East Coasters, how's that big snow going? Hang in there, and keep us posted!
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    A Local Lincoln car show

    Luke brought my attention to a Lincoln show at a dealer near the Mall of America this past weekend, and we both made a point to attend. It turned out to be hosted by our friends at the LCOC, and was a nice event. Kirk even made a surprise guest appearance. Luke, I somehow don't have a photo...
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    2021 Carlisle check in and photos

    A few photos from last night. It's good to see everyone again.
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    Mike's 1997 LSC Deep Navy

    I just noticed that my old car has a thread here, but not the current one. There's no time like the present. First drive of the year - just across town for a sandwich. I wasn't even planning a photo, but she looked so good in the light.
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    Climate control blower motor connector - quick fix.

    The blower motor for my climate control has been intermittent for a couple years now. I had a kid trained to wiggle the wire on command, so it was easy to put off. It's so easy to get to, I didn't take photos of the location. Remove the plastic shroud beneath the glove box for access - it's 3...
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    Product Placement

    Browsing Craigslist today, I happened to notice someone selling some "car stop mats," and immediately recognized one of the fanciest wheels ever created. :) I had to find the website the photo was swiped from, and sure enough. Our cars are still being used to model a product, today. This...
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    Rear quarter window removal details

    I know this came up recently, and I didn't have the photos at the time. I just stumbled across them, so I'm uploading them now. :) Here's about what it takes to get those "back seat" windows out (and back in) on our Mark VIIIs. Special guest stars - Beerdog and Mad1stGen
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    Sexy car Saturday

    Since it seems I keep missing the Friday thread, and I'm busy playing musical cars... I'll have to come up with a different thread if I want to Include the decidedly-less-sexy members of the fleet.. here are the two pretty ones. :)
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    We're Back!!

    We apologize for the fault in the forums. The previous forum software has been sacked, I'm pleased to report that with some trepidation, and significant effort, our forum admin Mike P, and president Driller, made the call to drop the software we'd been using to date. We are now back up and...
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    LOD and friends NYE in Minnesota

    LOD has something of a tradition of having spectacular New Year's parties. Although it's been a while since we've done an LOD-specific blowout, I've tried my best to continue the tradition here in Minnesota. If anyone is in the mood for a drive (or in the area already,) you're all welcome. Stop...
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    Carlisle check-in and show thread

    Made it! I encountered some of the heaviest rain I've ever driven through in Chicago, but other than that, weather was good, traffic was light, and the car performed admirably .let the show (and more rain) begin!
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    LOD NYE in MSP

    Here's my annual invite to the New Year's Eve party at my place in Minnesota. It's friends from all over, and the Lincoln crew is welcome, too. Swing by sometime on Monday evening and enjoy the festivities! Families and well-adjusted children, are welcome. My friends can be a profane bunch, and...
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    Merry Christmas, LOD members and families

    I hope everyone has a great day today, spent largely with the people they care the most about. After that, go out and hug your Lincolns.. :D
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    NYE in Minnesota

    Come ring in the new year, LOD style! I'm throwing my regular New Year's Eve party at my place in the East Metro. December 31st, Obviously. - Although this is not an exclusively LOD event, LOD'ers are welcome and encouraged to attend. It's a good time. This event is super casual, and super...
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    Minnesota Markfest 2017 - October 6-8

    Greetings everyone! We're doing this again - October 6-8, 2017 - North Saint Paul, Minnesota All are welcome. Thoughts? Ideas? suggestions? We've got a "clean slate" this year, too.
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    2017 Street Machine summer nationals

    So.. I don't know why Eric didn't start a thread for this, but here we are. THIS WEEKEND - July 14-16, 2017 -At the- Minnesota State Fairgrounds "Hey look, the new Oldsmobiles are in early this year" Hit this link for event details -->...
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    Carlisle 2017 Schedule of Events

    This is a new idea (for me,) but I thought it might be useful to put together something of a calendar for this thing. Everyone is welcome to add recommendations. I'll update this list as items are added. I'm also tinkering with a dedicated Google calendar, but in reality, I think this might...
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    2017 Carlisle Tent Theme

    This thread is a little overdue. Most years, we attempt to plan a (relatively) coherent tent theme. It seems we're pretty good at it, too. We've won "coolest club" on several occasions. This year, is the 100th Anniversary of the Lincoln brand, and the show is featuring Lincoln, as a...
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    New pair of running shoes

    The "before" picture. Huh.. so that's what they should look like..
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    Spring Flowers 2017 - a.k.a. How's the snow??

    So I know you east coasters are busy getting your annual "once in a lifetime" storm right now. How's it going? Here's spring in Minnesota, from yesterday.