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Old 05-15-2016, 09:10 AM
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First spring drive

Took my MY 14 V8V out for the first time since last November.
Purchased it new in May of 15'-Volcano red/Obsidian leather/MT.
It has the standard suspension and I find it quite firm and perfect for the vehicle.
Although I have never driven a Vantage with the sports suspension, I can't imagine wanting anything other than the standard setup.
I don't track the car.
BTW, the Vantage is a wonderful car.
 
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Good for you! Did you just let the car sit for half a year?? Wouldn't some fluids have settled or tires get deformed, not to mention the battery?
 
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Old 05-15-2016, 12:13 PM
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During the CT winters, my special cars are stored in my climate controlled garage.
Tires are inflated to 45 psi and a battery trickle charger does the rest.
Have been doing this for 30 years.
Never a problem.
 

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Originally Posted by larryg View Post
During the CT winters, my special cars are stored in my climate controlled garage.
Tires are inflated to 45 psi and a battery trickle charger does the rest.
Have been doing this for 30 years.
Never a problem.
Interesting, so all the fluids (oil, gas) are okay? I wonder how long you can store a car like that for..
 
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Old 05-15-2016, 02:30 PM
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I do put gasoline stabilizer in the tank
 
 
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