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Forum: Car Talk
Today, 09:49 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 799
Posted By SamDoe1

Me too!

Me too!
Forum: Car Talk
Today, 08:44 AM
Replies: 11,634
Views: 504,703
Posted By SamDoe1

Bridgestone Potenza S04 Pole Positions. There's...

Bridgestone Potenza S04 Pole Positions. There's no snow on the road and the air temperature was 65F when I took that picture, I wouldn't have left the garage if there was even a chance of snow on the...
Forum: Car Talk
Today, 08:42 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 799
Posted By SamDoe1

Stopping is for pussies. Also, this thing will...

Stopping is for pussies. Also, this thing will win whatever impact fight it gets into. Rear drums FTW!
Forum: Car Talk
Yesterday, 10:05 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 799
Posted By SamDoe1

You should LS swap tha...oh wait never mind. ...

You should LS swap tha...oh wait never mind.

Edit to add: Supercharging that 15 year old Yukon without totally changing the suspension and brakes will quickly transform it into the most neurotic...
Forum: Car Talk
Yesterday, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11,634
Views: 504,703
Posted By SamDoe1

I actually took it out Saturday, just been too...

I actually took it out Saturday, just been too busy to post up the occasion until now. It was in the 60's all weekend (and today it's near 70 so I took the day off to enjoy and massage some wood...
Forum: Car Talk
Yesterday, 09:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 563
Posted By SamDoe1

Nice, congrats man! Car looks sweet. Also,...

Nice, congrats man! Car looks sweet.

Also, I had no idea Menards sold LED bulbs for cars...are they cheap there?
Forum: Car Talk
Yesterday, 09:10 AM
Replies: 11,634
Views: 504,703
Posted By SamDoe1

Good morning beautiful... Finally left the...

Good morning beautiful... Finally left the garage after resting for 6 months. Working on burning down this tank of gas now lol.
...
Forum: Car Talk
04-20-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 799
Posted By SamDoe1

Best mileage and a tow hitch. What more do you...

Best mileage and a tow hitch. What more do you need?



This.

If you drive the S2000 like a raped ape, it returns very poor fuel economy (like 14ish) but who cares?
Forum: Car Talk
04-20-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 291
Posted By SamDoe1

Awesome! Is this a kit or a custom system? The...

Awesome! Is this a kit or a custom system? The CRZ plus FI makes for a fun (and cheap) package!
Forum: Car Talk
04-18-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 347
Posted By SamDoe1

If you want looks over function then that's a...

If you want looks over function then that's a different story. FWIW, if you plan on doing any Jeep Jamborees (and you should, they are fun) they do not allow tires bigger than 37's and will turn you...
Forum: Car Talk
04-18-2018, 08:06 AM
Replies: 11,634
Views: 504,703
Posted By SamDoe1

No, like we write it. The Canadians write it...

No, like we write it. The Canadians write it that way because the looney isn't worth much. ;)
Forum: Car Talk
04-18-2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 347
Posted By SamDoe1

Congrats! The highway driving is a Jeep...

Congrats!

The highway driving is a Jeep thing, get used to it lol. This is why I'm not buying a Wrangler for a daily but will grab one for fun hopefully next year. For now, the Cherokee does...
Forum: Car Talk
04-18-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 11,634
Views: 504,703
Posted By SamDoe1

Change that period to a comma and you've got a...

Change that period to a comma and you've got a deal.
Forum: Ramblings
04-17-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 17,010
Views: 497,532
Posted By SamDoe1

Yep, Mk4 Target in stainless.

Yep, Mk4 Target in stainless.
Forum: Ramblings
04-17-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 17,010
Views: 497,532
Posted By SamDoe1

Noted, I'll make sure to grab one. If you...

Noted, I'll make sure to grab one.

If you didn't try to shoot out the whole box then you'd probably have had more fun...



Ever have any issues with the P22? I've heard of people having...
Forum: Ramblings
04-17-2018, 07:51 AM
Replies: 17,010
Views: 497,532
Posted By SamDoe1

Picked this guy up over the weekend. Got tired...

Picked this guy up over the weekend. Got tired of paying a butt load to shoot 9mm. Now I can pew pew for next to nothing.
...
04-17-2018, 07:05 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,321
Posted By SamDoe1

^ el oh el.

^ el oh el.
Forum: Car Talk
04-16-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11,634
Views: 504,703
Posted By SamDoe1

...and we got 22 inches of snow over the weekend....

...and we got 22 inches of snow over the weekend. W. T. F.
Forum: Car Talk
04-16-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 3,812
Posted By SamDoe1

Was your test drive in the turbo model? ...

Was your test drive in the turbo model?

Also make up your damn mind, you're almost worse than me at deciding what to get next. My decision is imminent too.
04-13-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,321
Posted By SamDoe1

^ That's in Monopoly money (Canadian dollars)...

^ That's in Monopoly money (Canadian dollars) though right?
Forum: Car Talk
04-12-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 961
Posted By SamDoe1

I highly doubt it and even if you could, it would...

I highly doubt it and even if you could, it would probably be prohibitively expensive. You can for sure add the parking sensors later though. There are even dealer installed options for those.
04-12-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 18,152
Posted By SamDoe1

How so? It's designed and marketed to be a...

How so? It's designed and marketed to be a competitor to the 3 series.
04-12-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 18,152
Posted By SamDoe1

I know it's supposed to be trendy or whatever but...

I know it's supposed to be trendy or whatever but it just looks cheap in the end. I get that it's more expensive and that's fair but you'd think that your $60k would take you a lot further than it...
04-12-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 18,152
Posted By SamDoe1

Saw one for the first time in real life...

Saw one for the first time in real life yesterday. It's so unassuming and boring looking that I really don't care to have one. The Model S just has such a presence about it that makes it...
04-11-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1,185
Views: 84,594
Posted By SamDoe1

Man, they had the perfect opportunity to put in a...

Man, they had the perfect opportunity to put in a stunning gauge cluster like the mk7.5 Golf....and they blew it. This just looks like a crappy Cadillac ATS cluster. Other than that it looks good...
Forum: Car Talk
04-11-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 961
Posted By SamDoe1

:bored:

:bored:
Forum: Car Talk
04-09-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 961
Posted By SamDoe1

Ceramic coating is basically mud and dirt right? ...

Ceramic coating is basically mud and dirt right? If so, I'm good.
04-09-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1,384
Views: 97,518
Posted By SamDoe1

The engines aren't underrated so to speak, they...

The engines aren't underrated so to speak, they are rated at a specific HP rating under worst case conditions. So if you max out all the design constraints, this is what they'd expect the engine to...
Forum: Car Talk
04-09-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 961
Posted By SamDoe1

My solution to the black car problem is to just...

My solution to the black car problem is to just never wash it. Black Jeep being dirty all the time looks intentional and therefore not bad. :rofl:

I wouldn't buy a black car again though.
Forum: Car Talk
04-09-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 444
Views: 24,544
Posted By SamDoe1

^ You're apparently not at all worried about...

^ You're apparently not at all worried about warranty being voided. :rofl:

Awesome dude, car looks sweet!
Forum: Car Talk
04-06-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 248
Views: 3,812
Posted By SamDoe1

I think the take rate on the MT Mazda would be...

I think the take rate on the MT Mazda would be higher than on the MT Accord given that they are positioning it as a "sport sedan" but oh well. That's literally the only thing keeping me from the...
Forum: Car Talk
04-05-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 3,812
Posted By SamDoe1

I'd buy the Mazda in a heartbeat over the Accord...

I'd buy the Mazda in a heartbeat over the Accord if it came with three pedals...unfortunately they decided against that.
Forum: Car Talk
04-05-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 248
Views: 3,812
Posted By SamDoe1

Read online that Costco has some epic discounts...

Read online that Costco has some epic discounts on the Accord if you buy through their program. Found that the 2.0T Sport goes for ~$26800 with a MSRP of $31200. This is of course second hand...
Forum: Car Talk
04-05-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 468
Posted By SamDoe1

Yes, but you'll need a more powerful charger. ...

Yes, but you'll need a more powerful charger. The trickle charger I linked is more of a "maintain" rather than a "charge". Also, I think it would take a lot longer to charge than 20 minutes a week...
Forum: Car Talk
04-05-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 468
Posted By SamDoe1

Can you run an extension line? The charger...

Can you run an extension line? The charger itself doesn't draw much power, it's 1.5A max.
Forum: Car Talk
04-05-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 468
Posted By SamDoe1

You definitely need a trickle charger. Jumping...

You definitely need a trickle charger. Jumping it all the time is a great way to need a new battery. The battery being in the trunk isn't a problem, just run the lines out of the trunk. The one I...
04-05-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,719
Posted By SamDoe1

That's probably just your part of the world...

That's probably just your part of the world though. I just filled up for $2.39 (reg) yesterday. Gas will for sure go up, just don't know when. It's a good time to plan accordingly if you're a buyer...
Forum: Car Talk
04-04-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 961
Posted By SamDoe1

I'm going to do what these threads usually end up...

I'm going to do what these threads usually end up doing...

Why not that sweet red color that they offer?
04-04-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 796
Posted By SamDoe1

There are some CVT's that are good, the Honda...

There are some CVT's that are good, the Honda ones being the best examples, and there are some that are horrendous (cough, Nissan, cough). Subaru falls somewhere in the middle. For these engines...
04-04-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 796
Posted By SamDoe1

It's not just the stocking of the car that is the...

It's not just the stocking of the car that is the problem, it's that the overall logistics of offering such a thing would be insane. You'd have to manufacture different mold tooling for the interior,...
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