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Happy Birthday MVS!!

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Good stuff =)

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:D :D :D Eighteen!
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The best, most informative, thorough and trustworthy site - a wealth of knowledge and a great bunch of people. Thank you for all your efforts Matthew,and all the mods too!

Might be time for more tee shirts ? This time world wide shipping (crosses fingers)?
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Thanks Stu and yes, it's time for more shirts. I'll start cooking some designs up. I'll work with you to get yours shipped to NZ.
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Hip Hip Hooray! Many thanks to Matt for helping us to keep these Swedish machines in good repair!
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Moved to the P2 Forum for visibility

And now back to the XC90 Forum

..and back to the P80 Forum, the Forum of Champions...
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Happy Birthday, MVS! I don't know how to quit you (nor do I plan to).
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HBD MVS!!!

#18, that's makes it an adult forum now???? Ummm never mind. Will clip off 18 more before you know it, 3 cheers!
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'96 855 NA, 145k
'98 S70 NA, 220k (living out west)
'98 V70, T5 tune-injectors-turbo, LPT engine, 293k
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'99 Camry V6 :shock: 130k
gone: '96 NA 850 210k, '98 NA V70 182k
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And we turn 19 today!

Congratulations Matt, and to the best forum users anywhere

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