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rckvinson

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Welcome to quadcrazy. There are plenty of member that know alot of useful information. If it once ran. One of us can fix it. So don't be shy to ask questions. The only stupid question is the one that isn't asked.

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On 12/23/2018 at 6:06 PM, rckvinson said:

Hello to all, New to the forum, new to atvs. I'll do my best not to ask too many stupid questions.

Welcome to QUADCRAZY!

13 hours ago, 06kfx440 said:

The only stupid question is the one that isn't asked.

That's a great phrase!

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