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Old 05-07-2009, 09:00 PM
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Rear engine 240D

Back from engine pickup, 180 miles like this. Mileage about the same.
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Old 05-07-2009, 09:24 PM
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Nice Corvair!
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Old 05-07-2009, 10:01 PM
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Was the suspension bottomed out?
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Old 05-07-2009, 10:13 PM
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Jeez, get a truck.
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Old 05-07-2009, 10:28 PM
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I think you could have fit another in there.
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Old 05-08-2009, 12:04 AM
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Would bottom out over a bump, but floated all other times. Never heard the tires rub. I was worried about the cops, but was passed by at least one trooper on the thruway. Lane changes and turns were cautious.
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82 Benz 240 D, Kuan Yin
12 Ford Escape 4wd

You're four times
It's hard to
more likely to
concentrate on
have an accident
two things
when you're on
at the same time.
a cell phone.


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Old 05-08-2009, 12:56 AM
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That is awesome.
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Old 05-08-2009, 01:25 AM
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Would bottom out over a bump, but floated all other times. Never heard the tires rub. I was worried about the cops, but was passed by at least one trooper on the thruway. Lane changes and turns were cautious.

you must live in Jersey...


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Old 05-08-2009, 03:14 AM
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That is awesome.
x2!! That's what these cars are built to..
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