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Old 12-20-2013, 04:27 PM   #18
Loyale93
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Location: Tripoli, Libya
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'13 XV Crosstrek,
1050 Triumph Speed Triple

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Originally Posted by Dpik View Post
Well I make like $15 in tips a day and I'll just use all of my tip money for gas. My friend used all his tips for gas and didn't struggle. And I live in alaska so I'll pretty much be driving in the snow a lot so do I really have to worry about tires being worn out?
$15/day in tips. Do you work 7 days a week? Is that a solid $15 every single day? Is there the possibility that could change?

Did your friend have the same car? Same parents? Same expenses?

You live in Alaska. So your mileage is even worse than what I had done the math on.

Are you always driving on snow? No pavement at all?
Can you afford oil changes?
Can you afford air filters?
Can you afford anything a blown turbo?
Can you afford major maintenance ($500-$1000) every so often?

Seriously, stop trying to live the dream and live the reality.
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