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Breaking the law....

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09 May 2020 14:44 - 09 May 2020 14:45 #222057 by mlines
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Please note that driving past BigJimny Towers (twice because the end of the road is closed), when the team is on the drive and the Jimnys are parked out on the road, in your Grello Gen4 without tooting, waving or even stopping for a socially distant "Hi" is against the law.

Its not as if we could have missed spotting a Jimny in Grello.....

;) :)

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2003 M13 early KAP build.
3" Trailmaster lift with 1.5 Spacers on front
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235/85R16 Maxxis Bighorns on 16" Rims, 4:1 Rocklobster, Rear ARB locker and on-board air
Corrected arms all-round, rear disks, Recaro seats and harnesses
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09 May 2020 18:49 #222068 by Lambert
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Some people are just rude! There's 3 Jimny within 300 yards of my house and even attempting to initiate conversation has never got me beyond a cursory hello so far. And I will talk to anyone about anything!

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09 May 2020 19:57 #222073 by kirkynut
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I might pop by one day just to say Hi when I'm heading down the M4 to Wales or back and fancy a little detour!

I'd call ahead to make sure that the kettle wasn't faulty though!

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09 May 2020 20:02 #222076 by Soeley
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Just no manners some people!

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10 May 2020 07:28 #222088 by Keirravn
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Struggle to get a wave from jimny drivers! Never a problem in my old Clio sport, Leon cupra r, Impreza, any unique ISH vehicle.

I even parked next to one outside Halfords a few weeks back. Then saw the other owner approach and get in his jim without even glancing at mine. Brutal.

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11 May 2020 23:11 #222153 by Bob1050
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My record is passing three G4 Jimny's in one day - only got one wave. However I often get folk approaching me in car parks for a chat about the reality of ownership and the rarity aspect. Most of these unsolicited conversations range from very interesting to boring/benign. However there are a number of extremely lonely people out there, in supermarket carparks, with an very unhealthy interest in the minutiae of Jimny technical specifications - be sure to have your excuses ready and beat a hasty retreat.

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12 May 2020 12:42 #222162 by RumbleAndSway
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Lost count of the number of people who ask about the Jimny. In town, petrol stations, supermarket carparks.
That said, Defender owners a bit sniffy on shoots.

In my part of the world every Jimny Owner smiles and waves.

My other car, a thing of power and beauty, not once, EVER!

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