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#1605415 - 01/08/2017 06:59 He's finally done it.......
Countrycruising Offline
Club Rep Europe, member 914
I AM a Coop

Registered: 12/09/2006
Posts: 14459
Loc: FCSS 01684 593187
..... and passed his driving test yesterday, well done Jake smile
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#1605416 - 01/08/2017 07:01 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
Jim_Clennell Offline
Club member 105
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Registered: 16/12/2005
Posts: 16223
Loc: Corridor of Uncertainty
Awesome! Congratulations Jake! When does he get to drive the Coupé...?
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#1605417 - 01/08/2017 07:33 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
nismo Offline
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Registered: 21/12/2007
Posts: 15137
Loc: London
Good lad Jake .
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#1605418 - 01/08/2017 07:34 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
Countrycruising Offline
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As soon as he can afford the insurance Jim, for now he's happy with his 206 smile
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#1605419 - 01/08/2017 07:55 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
MeanRedSpider Offline
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Registered: 25/03/2006
Posts: 8542
Loc: Cambridge & Cotswolds
Very cool. Well done him
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#1605421 - 01/08/2017 08:51 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
BBR Offline
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Registered: 15/05/2011
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Loc: Hemel of the Hempstead
Woohoo well done Jake - my eldest daughter has her second driving test Thursday :fingers crossed:


Edited by Blueboyracer (01/08/2017 08:53)
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#1605422 - 01/08/2017 08:57 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: BBR]
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Registered: 18/12/2005
Posts: 13193
Loc: england
Yey well done young man. it's a great feeling. I remember the fellah who walks in front with the red flag turning round and giving me the thumbs up as I turned into the test centre, I knew than that I had passed smile
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#1605426 - 01/08/2017 09:15 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
Edinburgh Offline
Club member 225
Je suis un Coupé

Registered: 04/03/2007
Posts: 9957
Loc: Auld Reekie
Welcome to the club Jake driving
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So there, Photobucket...

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#1605436 - 01/08/2017 10:44 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Edinburgh]
Theresa Offline
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Registered: 04/06/2006
Posts: 22716
Loc: North Wales
Well done Jake cool

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#1605440 - 01/08/2017 11:33 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
X19_pilot Offline
Club member 1155
Enjoying the ride

Registered: 03/10/2009
Posts: 1167
Loc: Sheffield
Well done Jake

Happy motoring, drive safe! driving

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#1605441 - 01/08/2017 12:46 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
adder58 Offline
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Registered: 16/12/2005
Posts: 3295
Loc: Paddock Wood, Kent
top stuff, drive safely Jake smile
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#1605443 - 01/08/2017 13:02 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
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Club member 1144
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Registered: 20/12/2005
Posts: 3017
Loc: S. Wales. Way beyond my means
Well done Jake. He can ferry his drone to new filming locations now. laugh
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#1605460 - 01/08/2017 19:40 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
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Registered: 17/12/2005
Posts: 31764
Loc: Hemel in the Hempstead
About bloody time, Jake! tongue

(Well done. I'll be sure to criticise your driving next time we're over laugh )
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#1605466 - 01/08/2017 22:12 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
Jake1995(FCSS) Offline
On a journey

Registered: 20/01/2012
Posts: 104
Loc: under a coupe....
Thanks to everyone for giving thanks laugh been out driving all day today and loved it, freedom and being able to get in and drive... awesome feeling!

As for the coupe, one day perhaps, depends if there are any on the road for me to drive by the time insurance comes down ^_^

Many thanks people tongue

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#1605552 - 03/08/2017 11:21 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
mikndo69 Offline
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Registered: 29/09/2010
Posts: 1062
Loc: Alcester
Well done Jake
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#1605556 - 03/08/2017 12:44 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
Gunzi Offline
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Registered: 30/08/2007
Posts: 6522
Loc: Southsea
Well done Jake smile

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#1605558 - 03/08/2017 12:54 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Gunzi]
Robotrish Offline
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Registered: 26/02/2012
Posts: 731
Loc: Yorks (near Rhubarb Triangle)
Well done Jake, surely daddy will put you on his insurance

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#1605577 - 03/08/2017 21:02 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: BBR]
BBR Offline
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Registered: 15/05/2011
Posts: 1626
Loc: Hemel of the Hempstead
Originally Posted By Blueboyracer
Woohoo well done Jake - my eldest daughter has her second driving test Thursday :fingers crossed:


Failed :-(
For taking a junction in 2nd as not required to stop, but examiner said it was a 1st gear corner, but also had spent the approach not looking and filling in the form...
Hey ho here goes another £62 for test 3
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#1605590 - 04/08/2017 06:34 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
barnacle Offline
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Registered: 17/12/2005
Posts: 31764
Loc: Hemel in the Hempstead
Ah well.

Daughter took six attempts, and then the one and only time she drove the coupe got nicked for speeding...
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#1605601 - 04/08/2017 12:09 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: barnacle]
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Loc: Hemel of the Hempstead
Originally Posted By barnacle
Ah well.

Daughter took six attempts, and then the one and only time she drove the coupe got nicked for speeding...


I have got all that to look forward to then smile
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#1605625 - 05/08/2017 09:16 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
Countrycruising Offline
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Registered: 12/09/2006
Posts: 14459
Loc: FCSS 01684 593187
... and today Jake has now experienced the Bugatti circuit from behind the steering wheel, he's done really well so far smile

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#1605627 - 05/08/2017 09:48 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
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Club member 225
Je suis un Coupé

Registered: 04/03/2007
Posts: 9957
Loc: Auld Reekie
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So there, Photobucket...

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#1605628 - 05/08/2017 11:00 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
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Registered: 18/03/2008
Posts: 4214
Loc: highlands
I'm a bit slow here. I take it Jake is your son Joe? Well done & may you experience all good things associated with driving.... driving
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#1605636 - 05/08/2017 14:32 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
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Posts: 31764
Loc: Hemel in the Hempstead
He does know that's the last time he'll get to drive a coupe for the next ten years? tongue
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#1605710 - 07/08/2017 12:30 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: jimboy]
Countrycruising Offline
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Posts: 14459
Loc: FCSS 01684 593187
Originally Posted By jimboy
I'm a bit slow here. I take it Jake is your son Joe? Well done & may you experience all good things associated with driving.... driving


Yes Jim, he's my Son... and a pain at times like all children laugh
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#1605711 - 07/08/2017 12:31 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: barnacle]
Countrycruising Offline
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Registered: 12/09/2006
Posts: 14459
Loc: FCSS 01684 593187
Originally Posted By barnacle
He does know that's the last time he'll get to drive a coupe for the next ten years? tongue


.... before being able to afford the insurance, yes I made that very clear wink
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#1605774 - 08/08/2017 13:19 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: Countrycruising]
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Loc: ,
Originally Posted By Countrycruising
Originally Posted By barnacle
He does know that's the last time he'll get to drive a coupe for the next ten years? tongue


.... before being able to afford the insurance, yes I made that very clear wink


And tyres tongue
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#1605777 - 08/08/2017 13:35 Re: He's finally done it....... [Re: samsite999]
Countrycruising Offline
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Registered: 12/09/2006
Posts: 14459
Loc: FCSS 01684 593187
Originally Posted By samsite999
Originally Posted By Countrycruising
Originally Posted By barnacle
He does know that's the last time he'll get to drive a coupe for the next ten years? tongue


.... before being able to afford the insurance, yes I made that very clear wink


And tyres tongue


... and cam belt changes, servicing, clutches, turbos.... etc etc etc crazy
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