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Old 09-29-2009, 12:17 AM
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Hood ornament upgrade

http://www.dealextreme.com/details.dx/sku.27845

"Makes impressive effects which vary with speed"


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Old 09-29-2009, 12:32 AM
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The precautions and installation is a laugh great translation.

So the Hood Star becomes a sparkler?

those Chinamen sure are creative

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Old 09-29-2009, 12:51 AM
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On the packaging:

"Warning to other vehicles and passers by"

Warning that the driver has ridiculously bad taste? That last precaution is a doozy!

Only clean grease is permitted on the installation location.
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Old 09-29-2009, 01:06 AM
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The precautions and installation is a laugh great translation.

So the Hood Star becomes a sparkler?

those Chinamen sure are creative

Charlie
Chances are an American thought of the design, or God forbid, a German and then outsourced it to Asia.

$4.71 US for the item - $20.20 for (express) shipping - go figure...
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Old 09-29-2009, 01:37 AM
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i would sooo rock that hood ornament it's crazy. i'm going to throw that on my w123 300d-t

the way i see it, you can either be a playa, or a playa hata. there's no half-a$$ing it
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Old 09-29-2009, 01:38 AM
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Chances are an American thought of the design, or God forbid, a German and then outsourced it to Asia.

$4.71 US for the item - $20.20 for (express) shipping - go figure...
i heard it was a guy from Oregon who designed that hood ornament for his red 190e
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Old 09-29-2009, 02:18 AM
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i heard it was a guy from Oregon who designed that hood ornament for his red 190e
Dangit - you got me - and my grandmother was German
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Old 09-29-2009, 02:22 AM
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I think if you tape it to a stick give it to your kids drive 75 MPH open the window and let it glow. its the PERFECT kid distraction toy!!!!
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Old 09-29-2009, 02:24 AM
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Dangit - you got me - and my grandmother was German
so you admit that the sasquatch race of beings originated in the black forest?
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Old 09-29-2009, 02:26 AM
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Wow.....Chinese Junk at its finest! That is one of the worst translations I've ever seen!

I'm going to guess they don't have permission to use the star either....or anyone else's logo.
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Old 09-29-2009, 02:56 AM
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so you admit that the sasquatch race of beings originated in the black forest?
Sure - you ever see a picture of a Visigoth? I would say that the modern-day run-of-the-mill Sasquatch has evolved!


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