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Old June 20th, 2018, 13:43   #1
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West Michigan Fall TDI GTG - Oct. 2018

Come enjoy the Fall Colors in West Michigan, while socializing and light wrenching on TDI's w/ good TDI folk!

Saturday, October 27th, 2018 - (6th Annual)
9am to 7pm

11877 Ritchie Ave NE, Cedar Springs, MI 49319

We will have a good outdoor fire going all day long, some form of chili in the pot, and some jalapeno swiss dogs on the grill.

Bring your own beverages, and if you'd like to bring a dish or snack to share, feel free.

General Housekeeping Note:

When you arrive, PLEASE make an attempt to park in my property first, and not out on the road, we will save parking along the road as a last resort, if the site fills up.

I have opened up the backyard, so we have a parking "annex" now too.


The South drive into my property will be the entrance, while the North drive will be designated as the exit.
Thank-you,
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Potential for two different options to the Fall GTG -

I had an alloy wheel refinisher setup in his mobile trailer on-site last year, so there is the possibility of that. One downside is he could not do more than about 4-6 rims in the time period he was here.


The other possibility is a Key guy, who has a business that specializes in programming the keys/fobs, and he can get reasonably priced new fobs and keys.

Please Indicate if you have real interest, I'll start a sign up list if there is interest.


TUNE NOTE: - Jeff Robertson from Rocketchips has committed to this date, so let the TUNE sign ups begin.

1) jmodge - asv delete to exist ALH tune
2) TDIjettaz - tune 14 JSW (6M)
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4)

USED PARTS NOTE: I believe My granddaughters will be manning my stash of parts (mostly MK4), and I'll find out Chris Thompson (username CTTDI) will be here (as he has been in the past) - feel free to bring some of your own to sell/swap/trade.

LODGING OPTIONS

http://www.americinn.com/hotels/mi/g...telCode=AAGRVL (about 12.5 miles east in Greenville)

http://www.comfortsuites.com/hotel-c...t5=1&nchild5=0 (about 9 miles south back towards Grand Rapids)

http://www.marriott.com/hotels/trave...-rapids-north/ (about 12.5 miles south back towards Grand Rapids)

Looking forward to it again,
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Old June 20th, 2018, 14:43   #2
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Sounds nice, I can get some hunting in beforehand, maybe bring some speedbeef over. I would like to get the ASV deleted on my RC2+ if Jeff would do that. Keyfob with key sounds interesting, Mine is screwed and glued(came to me broken off).
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Old June 21st, 2018, 09:09   #3
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I can NOT believe that I already have gotten myself scheduled to be out of town (in Dayton, OH, much less) on that very weekend! Was hoping to celebrate a half-million miles on my variant and do my fifth timing belt. Kirk, I guess that will free you up to work on some sort of illegal TDI.
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Old June 25th, 2018, 17:12   #4
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Hey Kirk, long time no see. Hope all is well and thank you for all that you do for the TDI community.

Finally, after 8 years of going to school on and off while working full-time, I will have time to come to your GTG! Please put me down for a tune to my '14 JSW, which I recently bought. I will go with whatever Jeff recommends. Can't wait until then!
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Old June 26th, 2018, 03:24   #5
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man, I might just have to come. if Peter is coming too I might even have him bring me a 40k service kit and do the dsg fluid change there..

Ill have to see what the football/soccer schedule looks like and come on up again.
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Keep Frank off the Polaris!! We don't want him hurt. By the way, will he be there?
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Hey Kirk, long time no see. Hope all is well and thank you for all that you do for the TDI community.

Finally, after 8 years of going to school on and off while working full-time, I will have time to come to your GTG! Please put me down for a tune to my '14 JSW, which I recently bought. I will go with whatever Jeff recommends. Can't wait until then!

Tunes added to the list Fellas!
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man, I might just have to come. if Peter is coming too I might even have him bring me a 40k service kit and do the dsg fluid change there..

Ill have to see what the football/soccer schedule looks like and come on up again.
Hope to have you there Aaron. Have not from Peter yet, as to whether he is coming or not.
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Keep Frank off the Polaris!! We don't want him hurt. By the way, will he be there?

I don't think Mary will let him get on one again!
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Looking forward to it, Kirk. I finally got the MB back from Matt and it's running pretty sweet. Now for the bodywork on my '03 Jetta. I hope to have it done by then so I can bring it instead of the MB. See ya around.

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Looking forward to it, Kirk. I finally got the MB back from Matt and it's running pretty sweet. Now for the bodywork on my '03 Jetta. I hope to have it done by then so I can bring it instead of the MB. See ya around.

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it'll be good to have you there Mike!
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I'm putting this one on my calendar, I'd be a first timer in western Michigan!
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I don't think Mary will let him get on one again!
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LOL, but would everybody else?
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