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Running un-evenly Hello all, my truck runs un-evenly, before it used to play up on the motorway as i was about to do 80km it started missing, i had it serviced for $600.00, my wife took it for me to have it serviced, a month and a half later it started missing again, then my wife said "Oh yeah! thats right! the mechanic said one of the spark plug THINGIES need swapping? or was it changing or replacing?, something like that!", "i told him(my wife) oh its ok dont worry about it", my reply was, ARE YOU #%&*~: FOR REAL!, my wife smiled kissed me on the cheek and took my wallet out of my pocket and took my credit card and spent $500.00 on shoping and $300.00 on herself and a 4Litre pack of oil for me, i got used to that spare room. PLEASE HELP

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Hi, Sounds like the truck is the least of your troubles. Take it back yourself and get the "Thingies" replaced. As for the rest of it, I Think you could get her a card with (Just Because) on the front. Don't tell her its just because you don't want to stay in the spare room anymore. Make sure it has some mushy stuff in the card. Make a little note inviting her on a date to a nice restaurant. Red Lobster or something. In my case, it would say something like.... Sorry about the little truck misunderstanding. I will try to be the one that takes it for service the next time. I have made reservations at the local Waffle House for this evening and would be delighted if you would join me in a make up time celebration..... Or something like that. Anyway, I think that if you spent $100 on a good meal with her it might actually save you some and get you back where you would like to be. Hope this helps. Thingies for the truck, $200. A bottle of wine, $30. A good meal at a steak house $70. Being able to get out of the spare bedroom, PRICELESS........ kstfas

Posted on Sep 14, 2007


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