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  1. Mark W. Martin
    05-07-2016 11:46 AM - permalink
    Mark W. Martin
    Hello,


    I saw your name posted in a thread mentioning that you had recently gotten a 2008 Outback LL bean addition.


    I am currently searching for either a 2008-2009 LL Bean or 2008-2009 XT limited to replace my 1997 Legacy GT wagon that has 245,000 Miles on it.


    I was just wondering if you could tell me how you like it and if you are familiar with the XT Limited? What things I should look for in either model? Do the H6's have the same head gasket issues as the four cylinder models? I had mine replaced at 97K which I guess is pretty typical.


    I found an 2008 LL Bean with 79k miles that I am going to drive today. I haven't driven either of the cars I am interested in but I did drive a 2008 Outback limited but I felt that the shift points with the AT made it sluggish and not as responsive as my GT. Some searches on that is what got me interested in cars with the 5 speed AT.


    Any info would be appreciated.


    Thanks


    Mark
  2. DavidPeab
    02-09-2015 08:44 AM - permalink
    DavidPeab
    Sorry Paul, I haven't surfed down there in 20 years. This is another activity like back woods X-country skiing that ends with "and then I had kids." Hit Rt 12, the local road that runs closest to the ocean, not the highway and look for surf shops when you get as far as NC. There used to be a fairly decent one in Duck. Also, search for them on your phone. The folks there might be willing to share a break or tell legend of a good one further south. BTW, bring a wet suit. The waters probably still 40-50 degrees F.

    I had an 8' Hobie that should be in a museum. :-) Hang ten dude.
  3. grimsurfer
    02-07-2015 06:12 PM - permalink
    grimsurfer
    Hi David,

    I got your contact details from @eagleeye, who thought you might be able to provide some info on surf breaks in the Hilton Head, SC area. I'm going down there in a few weeks. It's not the best time of the year, but it's way warmer (and has better surf) than Canada!

    I'm a mal rider (8' Walden), but have a 7' fish (Superfish II). Any good breaks or handy beach entrance points?

    Oh yea, I'll also swing by Myrtle Beach for a few days as well.

    TIA,

    Paul
  4. Reece-e-moe
    10-17-2014 11:46 AM - permalink
    Reece-e-moe
    Thanks ill keep you updated going to check out the wagon sunday
  5. DavidPeab
    11-15-2013 08:06 AM - permalink
    DavidPeab
    I used a buffer which made a huge difference. More than a year later now and they are maybe only 85% as clear, but no yellowing.
  6. batmobile
    11-13-2013 03:06 PM - permalink
    batmobile
    hey just read an old thread on headlight restoration but was wondering if your windex, blue cleaner and mineral spirits restoration is as good as other products? seems easy and cheap. but...does the headlight re-fog often or re-yellow often? if so how much...
    dont want to start making the surface of them yellow by using products.

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  • About DavidPeab
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    Male, 50 something (The new 40!)
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    Pasadena, MD
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    Sailing
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    Graphic Artist
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    Little Red, 2000 Outback H4 "Limited" - Onyx, 2008 LL Bean 3.0R
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    Set the Wayback machine to the year 2000 Sherman... when Little Red was problem free.

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08-19-2016
07:04 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post Empty Space at Rear?
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05:46 PM - traildogck mentioned DavidPeab in post TDCK's Redneck Denver Repair Facility
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08-15-2016
10:30 AM - DavidPeab mentioned gbhrps in post $540 too much for bearing replacement?
... types of a repairs gbhrps described as well. N...
08-12-2016
05:42 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post What did you do with your 2nd gen OB today?
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07-28-2016
12:05 AM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post 2002 OBW front end vibration, with a twist!
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07-14-2016
12:09 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post Lost radio and interior lights. Resolved.
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07-13-2016
07:01 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post mcintosh HU quick question
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07-07-2016
08:30 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post Leather to Cloth? 02
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07-02-2016
10:48 AM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post WTB: 00-04 Outback H6 Steering Wheel
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06-24-2016
01:17 PM - cracklincrotch mentioned DavidPeab in post Why is PS pump sending my morse code
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06-11-2016
06:07 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post Northern Rust vs the Subaru Outback-Who Will Win??
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06-09-2016
08:59 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post Considering buying '06 H6 - 170k miles
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06-08-2016
06:42 AM - cracklincrotch mentioned DavidPeab in post Why is PS pump sending my morse code
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06-02-2016
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05-06-2016
07:54 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post Considering purchasing a 2007 Outback LL Bean and need some feedback
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05-04-2016
08:29 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post Eyesight Almost got me killed!!
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04-30-2016
05:42 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post Sam's 2002 Outback H6-3.0 VDC repairs
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04-25-2016
02:33 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post This thread is about my new car.
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04-17-2016
06:48 PM - smorris mentioned DavidPeab in post What did you do with your 3rd Gen OB today?
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04-04-2016
09:24 PM - eagleeye mentioned DavidPeab in post 2003 H6 Fender Bender - Now Cannot Remove Key
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08-29-2016
12:13 PM - AWDFTW quoted DavidPeab in post For sale: Gen 2 L.L.Bean parts
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08-28-2016
09:09 AM - Nemick quoted DavidPeab in post Please help with P0037 code
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08-27-2016
03:57 PM - traildogck quoted DavidPeab in post More famous than Donald Trump
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01:30 AM - DavidPeab quoted traildogck in post More famous than Donald Trump
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08-19-2016
05:43 PM - eagleeye quoted DavidPeab in post What did you do with your 2nd gen OB today?
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03:32 PM - Bgilly quoted DavidPeab in post What did you do with your 2nd gen OB today?
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11:40 AM - DavidPeab quoted Bgilly in post What did you do with your 2nd gen OB today?
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08-18-2016
10:30 AM - DavidPeab quoted Glennda5id in post Front end noise
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12:51 AM - gen2lover quoted DavidPeab in post New Tires Causing Steering Wheel to Shake on Brake and Tires to Grind
Google: Brake Judder. That sou...
08-17-2016
01:08 AM - johnre quoted DavidPeab in post Purchase New? Nahhh...learn new hobby.
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08-16-2016
11:50 AM - H61 quoted DavidPeab in post 01 H6 LL Bean Trans Filter
It screws on so that they can ...
11:10 AM - DavidPeab quoted H61 in post 01 H6 LL Bean Trans Filter
I change the trans filte...
11:07 AM - Plastixx quoted DavidPeab in post Harman-Kardon amplifer ABS/VDC?
I got the last year before the...
06:34 AM - Plastixx quoted DavidPeab in post 01 H6 LL Bean Trans Filter
Not sure if this applies to th...
08-15-2016
10:29 AM - DavidPeab quoted kev312 in post $540 too much for bearing replacement?
Thank you everyone for your...
08-08-2016
01:14 AM - johnre quoted DavidPeab in post Paint Issue - Need Advice
My question is, if DEET can st...
08-04-2016
01:11 AM - MNLancaster quoted DavidPeab in post What did you do with your 2nd gen OB today?
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08-03-2016
10:41 PM - KennyJB quoted DavidPeab in post What did you do with your 2nd gen OB today?
Call your local dealership and...
07-29-2016
09:34 AM - Scoobiegrl quoted DavidPeab in post '02 Outback fr/center diff bearings question
Oh, it is the roller (ball) be...

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