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Forum: Car Talk
06-15-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 414
Posted By majin ssj eric

Narrowing down the field....

Ok, so I'm sure some of you guys are getting a little sick of my car-search threads but please bear with me. After what seems like an eternity (to me) my retirement loan will finally be paid off on...
Forum: Car Talk
05-19-2019, 12:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,358
Posted By majin ssj eric

The Genny is still trucking right along. 220k...

The Genny is still trucking right along. 220k miles and the only issue I've had with it in 7+ years was the brake master cylinder recall many years ago and a faulty O2 sensor I replaced at about 110k...
Forum: Car Talk
05-18-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,358
Posted By majin ssj eric

Just a quick revival of this thread... So I...

Just a quick revival of this thread...

So I was about a year early last year when I was looking around at new cars but the time is rapidly approaching for me to make a decision and go all-in on my...
Forum: Car Talk
04-20-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,675
Posted By majin ssj eric

Probably just me but I actually prefer the way...

Probably just me but I actually prefer the way the stock intakes look. But I've never liked the look of aftermarket intakes personally (they perform a lot better though).
Forum: Car Talk
04-20-2019, 12:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 565
Posted By majin ssj eric

Good lord!!! I didn't think anybody on here...

Good lord!!! I didn't think anybody on here would have more miles than me in my Genny! I'm almost to 215,000 myself...
Forum: Car Talk
04-18-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,568
Posted By majin ssj eric

Seeing all these AZine members' amazing rides...

Seeing all these AZine members' amazing rides really has me wondering what the hell I'm doing wrong with my life.... :bawling:
Forum: Car Talk
04-18-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 4,633
Posted By majin ssj eric

Interestingly I have also been intrigued by the...

Interestingly I have also been intrigued by the new Mazda 3 myself lately (only I really dislike the hatch and would much prefer the sedan version). Personally, I don't really think the 3 has nearly...
04-13-2019, 01:09 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 16,744
Posted By majin ssj eric

You have to remember that the Stinger is...

You have to remember that the Stinger is (overall) a pretty expensive car, it is in no way conservatively styled to appeal to a mass audience, and Kia itself is still trying to reverse the stigma and...
04-12-2019, 12:16 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 16,744
Posted By majin ssj eric

Man, I dunno what you were expecting to be...

Man, I dunno what you were expecting to be honest? Kia sold 17k Stingers in 2018 which is a pretty solid number considering its a niche vehicle ($40-$50k sport sedan/hatchback made by KIA!!!),...
04-06-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 16,231
Posted By majin ssj eric

Ford killed the "Car" here in the States so I...

Ford killed the "Car" here in the States so I officially have zero interest in them whatsoever. I can't even say just how much I despise crossovers (and the associated herd-like fad mentality that...
04-06-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 16,744
Posted By majin ssj eric

Wow, that G70 coupe render looks amazing (I know...

Wow, that G70 coupe render looks amazing (I know its just a fan render but still)! I could definitely see something like that finally offering real competition to the likes of the M4 and RS5...
Forum: Car Talk
03-30-2019, 12:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,675
Posted By majin ssj eric

Damn I'm so jealous! The Stinger GT2 is my...

Damn I'm so jealous! The Stinger GT2 is my current dream car and I love everything about it except for the price! Kia is actually providing a massive bargain to Stinger buyers since if you were to...
Forum: Car Talk
03-23-2019, 12:28 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,676
Posted By majin ssj eric

Anecdotes are completely irrelevant so please...

Anecdotes are completely irrelevant so please allow me to contribute my own personal one! Just clicked over 210,000 on my 2009 Hyundai Genesis 3.8 sedan and the only thing I've ever had to fix (so...
03-07-2019, 12:54 AM
Replies: 1,211
Views: 123,390
Posted By majin ssj eric

I really like it for the most part (need to see...

I really like it for the most part (need to see it in person to be sure though). What is really stunning is the massive upgrade in tech there seems to be inside. A full LCD gauge cluster with a...
Forum: Car Talk
01-27-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 9,343
Posted By majin ssj eric

The massive depreciation of older German luxury...

The massive depreciation of older German luxury cars is perfectly logical though. I know that I wouldn't ever touch a BMW (for instance) out of warranty, and I suspect most other buyers feel the...
Forum: Car Talk
01-26-2019, 01:18 AM
Replies: 874
Views: 29,979
Posted By majin ssj eric

Is the roof not fully blacked out? Looks like...

Is the roof not fully blacked out? Looks like the back section is white in the pic. I'd definitely black it all out between the roof rails if so (but that's just me)...
Forum: Car Talk
01-25-2019, 12:25 AM
Replies: 874
Views: 29,979
Posted By majin ssj eric

I was in my Genesis with all-seasons on it. I...

I was in my Genesis with all-seasons on it. I live in south GA and as I said it hadn't snowed here for over 30 years. What happened was I was coming to a red light and just didn't consider that it...
Forum: Car Talk
01-24-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 1,142
Views: 151,824
Posted By majin ssj eric

Amazing amount of work you've done on that NSX...

Amazing amount of work you've done on that NSX but am I the only one that would be perfectly satisfied with the performance of a stock NSX??? I mean, if I had one of the late-model ones with the...
01-24-2019, 12:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,150
Posted By majin ssj eric

Just take it up to Autozone and have them check...

Just take it up to Autozone and have them check the code. CEL's can oftentimes be caused by something as simple as not tightening the gas cap enough (or even the seal of the gas cap wearing out). ...
Forum: Car Talk
01-22-2019, 12:19 AM
Replies: 451
Views: 35,396
Posted By majin ssj eric

Episode 1 was great! Classic Top Gear formula...

Episode 1 was great! Classic Top Gear formula (Richard having to rebuild his Chally for drag-mode was particularly hilarious and reminiscent of the old days)! Only thing I do wish is that they...
Forum: Car Talk
01-22-2019, 12:12 AM
Replies: 874
Views: 29,979
Posted By majin ssj eric

In 24 years of driving I have driven on actual...

In 24 years of driving I have driven on actual snow precisely one time; last January. And that turned out to be a total fiasco (slid right between cross-traffic at a red light with brakes locked and...
Forum: Car Talk
01-18-2019, 11:28 PM
Forum: Car Talk
01-18-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 1,925
Views: 174,422
Posted By majin ssj eric

Today's sport bikes are absolutely incredible to...

Today's sport bikes are absolutely incredible to be sure, but for me (and maybe this is just nostalgia kicking in) the mid-to-late 2000's had the absolute best looking sport bikes ever!
...
Forum: Car Talk
01-17-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 451
Views: 35,396
Posted By majin ssj eric

These guys really are, like, the absolute...

These guys really are, like, the absolute greatest of all time!!!! Bring on TGT already!!!!
Forum: Car Talk
01-17-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 874
Views: 29,979
Posted By majin ssj eric

Agreed, and as I said, the original S5 is still...

Agreed, and as I said, the original S5 is still one of the sexiest cars I've ever seen. The only issue I have with the current one is that Audi has basically sharpened the original design, with more...
Forum: Car Talk
01-17-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 874
Views: 29,979
Posted By majin ssj eric

Hmmmm, welp that one looks pretty damn good!! ...

Hmmmm, welp that one looks pretty damn good!! :tomato:
Forum: Car Talk
01-17-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 874
Views: 29,979
Posted By majin ssj eric

I really like the Stinger GT's styling. The...

I really like the Stinger GT's styling. The 2016+ Camaro SS and Mustang GT are two of my favorites. The new Supra looks legit. Love the Cayman. Ditto the new Accord (unpopular opinion I know). ...
Forum: Car Talk
01-15-2019, 01:06 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,039
Posted By majin ssj eric

Oh good, another SUV. Jeez, no wonder the actual...

Oh good, another SUV. Jeez, no wonder the actual "Car" is dying...



Jk, sweet pick up! ;)
Forum: Car Talk
01-11-2019, 12:53 AM
Replies: 874
Views: 29,979
Posted By majin ssj eric

So exciting to get a new car especially when you...

So exciting to get a new car especially when you have to wait so long! Congrats Yummy! I am personally kind of over Audi's styling these days but they are still incredible cars (and you definitely...
Forum: Car Talk
01-05-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By majin ssj eric

I'm like a broken record here but my 1G Genesis...

I'm like a broken record here but my 1G Genesis with the Tech package is the best car I've ever owned. Its not the fastest (though it does have 290 hp), its not the prettiest (though it still looks...
Forum: Car Talk
01-04-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By majin ssj eric

Oh I'm sure the car itself is quite fine at 100k...

Oh I'm sure the car itself is quite fine at 100k miles but it definitely hurts resale value.
Forum: Car Talk
01-04-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By majin ssj eric

The Equus definitely has suffered in resale value...

The Equus definitely has suffered in resale value but keep in mind that that particular $15k Equus has close to 100k miles on it (iirc). If you want a similar Equus with decent mileage its gonna...
Forum: Car Talk
01-03-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 904
Posted By majin ssj eric

What's really surprising to me is finding out...

What's really surprising to me is finding out that the Legend (back in the early nineties) had such luxury features as soft-closing doors and heated seats! I never knew that!
Forum: Car Talk
01-01-2019, 09:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 904
Posted By majin ssj eric

I was so stoked when I saw Doug's video pop up in...

I was so stoked when I saw Doug's video pop up in my subs this morning! The 2G Legend Coupe 6MT was one of my dream cars before I got my driver's license and it remains a classic for me to this day....
Forum: Car Talk
01-01-2019, 12:44 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By majin ssj eric

I've said it a million times already but my 2009...

I've said it a million times already but my 2009 Genesis sedan (with over 200k miles and going strong) is the BEST car I've ever owned. Period. Hyundai (Genesis/Kia) makes incredible cars these...
Forum: Car Talk
01-01-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 878
Posted By majin ssj eric

Yep! I had a 93 Accord SE at the time and it was...

Yep! I had a 93 Accord SE at the time and it was still a blast to wind out that 140 hp BEAST up and down the PCH! There are so many gorgeous and amazing roads out in SoCal!
Forum: Car Talk
12-30-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By majin ssj eric

Let's just try to remember that his assertions as...

Let's just try to remember that his assertions as to handling quality are his OPINION and therefore can't be wrong. If he subjectively feels (from his own personal experience owning both vehicles)...
Forum: Car Talk
12-29-2018, 12:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 878
Posted By majin ssj eric

I haven't lived in LA since 2003 but I still miss...

I haven't lived in LA since 2003 but I still miss the PCH every single day! Just about the world's perfect road for people who just love to drive.
Forum: Car Talk
12-29-2018, 12:17 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 8,041
Posted By majin ssj eric

What makes this look even worse for Hyundai is...

What makes this look even worse for Hyundai is how Honda, Toyota, and Nissan even provided them a template for how to do this properly 30+ years ago!!!
Forum: Car Talk
12-28-2018, 12:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 878
Posted By majin ssj eric

I wasn't actually tracking it to be honest. My...

I wasn't actually tracking it to be honest. My buddy was doing a true track event there that day in his STi and I was there with him. At the end of the day the sponsors of the track day allowed...
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