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Old 07-09-2008, 09:42 PM
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Well you called it at dinner tonight, after Zac told you.... man I'm just reading this and wow...LOL I think you should have gotten out the blackberry but I guess that to later for that...
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Old 07-09-2008, 09:46 PM
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This is appropriate...sorry, nbennettksu!

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Old 07-09-2008, 10:26 PM
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Old 07-09-2008, 10:45 PM
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wow..I never knew a Acura such an engine. Good to know!
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Old 07-09-2008, 11:16 PM
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Lol, thanks yum. Yea Joe, I knew I was f'd
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Old 07-09-2008, 11:22 PM
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Lol, thanks yum. Yea Joe, I knew I was f'd
Live and learn!


Nothing hurt just a slightly bruised ego, right?
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Old 07-09-2008, 11:43 PM
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I'll give the benefit of the doubt and say he was pushing the V5 card, though that would make this thread far less funny.
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Interesting, it has the 3.2 TL bumper on it too...

Salvage?
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Old 07-10-2008, 01:17 AM
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Old 07-10-2008, 04:06 AM
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Old 07-10-2008, 04:16 AM
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Hmmm...takes note..
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Old 07-10-2008, 04:53 AM
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Old 07-10-2008, 04:53 AM
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Originally Posted by Ken1997TL
Interesting, it has the 3.2 TL bumper on it too...

Salvage?
probably is.. interior looks pretty clean for a 97 though
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Old 07-10-2008, 06:47 AM
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Live and learn!


Nothing hurt just a slightly bruised ego, right?
Haha yea. Man, I thought I pwning that lady too ha
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:17 AM
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:20 AM
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Originally Posted by Sarlacc
Oh yeah...the new jetta and rabbit 2.5s are 5s...

lots of 5cyl engines.
Yeah, the VW Eurovan had the 2.5L I5 option from 1990 thru 2003 IIRC...
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:29 AM
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:45 AM
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You about to get owned man.

Try to have the thread deleted, QUICK!
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:49 AM
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Originally Posted by agranado
I'll give the benefit of the doubt and say he was pushing the V5 card, though that would make this thread far less funny.
That was my thought upon first reading. I was thinking he must really be bored at work to get such a kick out of that.
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:57 AM
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Honda has made v5 engines before. Their MotoGP bike had one for a while. It was a very good design choice because the bank with 2 cylinders was between the frame rails allowing the designers to make the bike exceptionally narrow. As far as I know, Honda was the only company who did this. Eventually they went back to an I4 because they can make the engine a good bit lighter. If working on V4 bikes is any indication, I'm sure the mechanics were very happy about the change.
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Old 07-10-2008, 09:09 AM
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I love threads like this because among all the chatter you always get at least 1 or 2 scientists such as the one above who come in and clarify everything to a scintillating detail and I always learn so much from those posts.
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Old 07-10-2008, 09:45 AM
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Its not as much fun when the OP admits to the ownage.

These threads usually end up in denial, personal attacks and then a banning.

No fun.
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Old 07-10-2008, 10:07 AM
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Old 07-10-2008, 10:35 AM
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Originally Posted by dom
Its not as much fun when the OP admits to the ownage.

These threads usually end up in denial, personal attacks and then a banning.

No fun.
He took it like a man, we've all made mistakes and I can't hold it against him. It is funny and I did laugh, but he's not going to be brought down to Water-S level based on this single event.

to the OP, lesser men would run and hide
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Originally Posted by dom
Its not as much fun when the OP admits to the ownage.

These threads usually end up in denial, personal attacks and then a banning.

No fun.
Bloodthirsty, arentcha?
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Where is the OP now

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Its not as much fun when the OP admits to the ownage.

These threads usually end up in denial, personal attacks and then a banning.

No fun.
I don't want to be banned
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Old 07-10-2008, 11:49 AM
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Where is the OP now
I've been back since the gang bang started

Between here and the BM...
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Old 07-10-2008, 11:55 AM
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almost let this thread slip past me...classic stuff right here
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Its not as much fun when the OP admits to the ownage.

These threads usually end up in denial, personal attacks and then a banning.

No fun.
You'd think a person with such humility wouldn't be the type to trash on a used car salesmen in the first place. I guess he sinks to the occasion.
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Old 07-10-2008, 12:12 PM
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Owned by you own thread.


Props to nbennettksu for showing back up, participating and taking his ownage like a man.
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Old 07-10-2008, 12:22 PM
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He took it like a man, we've all made mistakes and I can't hold it against him. It is funny and I did laugh, but he's not going to be brought down to Water-S level based on this single event.

to the OP, lesser men would run and hide
lol, thanks Timmy
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