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Discussion in 'General Nonsense' started by TheMailMan78, Jul 29, 2008.

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  1. DaedalusHelios

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    Too loud. I am looking for something that just provides good flow. I could unhook my exhaust after the mandrel bent header(or something like that LOL) and do the same thing you are suggesting with maybe even better flow but thats too loud. I use this car as a daily driver and I am not trying to wake up my neighbors at night or make a scene when going out to eat etc.
     
  2. candle_86 New Member

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    there where a few good ones from others though, the Chevy SS, Pontiac GTO, GTX. Ford Fairlane and Galaxy
     
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    :shadedshu camaro a girl's car? :laugh:

    look's like someone is forgetting about the chevelle SS 454 LS6 amongst other's ;)

    the chevelle pwnd ALL! even my beloved mustang's.....
     
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  4. niko084

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    Ummm... Not really...

    But ya a Girls car, ask a muscle car head that had a 400-700 hp car in the 70's..

    Not to take anything away from them, I love them and have a '97 SS myself.
     
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    :laugh::laugh::laugh:

    that's why when you go to a track you don't see any early camaro's..... :rolleyes:
     
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    no chevette is a girls car lol. that or any volvo seriouslu check the logo.
     
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    i used to laugh at volvo driver's untill i owned one, GREAT car.
     
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    I still haven't seen any proof saying otherwise. If you want to say it's wrong, you could at least post proof. Until then, you haven't said anything meaningful at all.

    You know what's funny? I only know one person personally that owns a 69 Camaro. It's a girl, and the car is hot pink. Tho it does have a built 396 with a rock crusher, and runs mid 11's with her behind the wheel. lol.

    I don't believe that Camaro = girls car for a second. Thought that was a funny coincidence tho. lol.

    I recently had my ass handed to me by a built AWD S60 pushing out about 500whp. Talk about a sleeper. I have a newfound respect for the newer Volvos. lol.
     
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    The C30 looks amazing :O

    I want one!
     
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    VW's and their wiring woes, lol... ty EROCKER... I know EXACTLY what you mean
     
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    Yeah, it really befuddles me. Germans engineer such great chassis and drivetrain designs, but then they use substandard electrical components. One of life's great mysteries. lol.
     
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    the component's are good but the placement of the fuse panel's and running a million wire's through the door jam is a no-no :shadedshu

    from my experience's anyway.......
     
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    One of your salesmen bought his wife a turbo beetle.



    Multiple wheels cracked at the hub, clutch went out twice, wiring was crap too, it overheated in the summer, the service engine soon light was on most of the time for reasons unknown (probably wiring) and it refused to provide boost when it was below 40F whatever the temp of the engine.



    Today I am going to buy my wife a Toyota Highlander 07. Got a good deal on one if they still have it.
     
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    Problem - driven by a woman.



    Rofl.
     
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    problem is poor design, a woman can drive a car just as well as a man, and saying otherwise proves your a sexist.
     
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    Get off your damn high horse. It was a joke. I'm an American just like you. My family came over as indentured servants BEFORE this country was even established and has served in EVERY conflict we have been in. But your little "ideal polluting" of "America makes the best of everything an we can do no wrong" is as bad as the crap Hitler used to say. Open up your mind man!

    Japs make good cars. Germans make good cars. Americans make good cars. And no one cares about you being a hero of any subject on their forums. I also want you to know my wife CANT drive. I guess because I said that Ill be smite down by you. :respect:
     
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    Most women in my area of the US drive like crap. But black drivers are very aggressive here. Mexican drivers seem to be the slowest drivers in my region which is very refreshing actually.

    Every white guy that drives a Wrangler here swerves like crazy. Must be the big tires. LOL

    White women with SUV's don't watch where they are going here. :(

    ~Just in NC though. I don't know about other regions really.
     
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    Yeah Volvo's logo is masculinity so you fail
     
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    Eh, don't take him so seriously, he is about as open minded as a brick wall, if only he were silent like one too :rolleyes:
     
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    Russianboy shut up, and your right im not open minded about anything, i have no reason to be open minded, my mind is made up, and i see Jap cars as forigen pos's that are interfering with the US Economy, and I see Euro cars as over priced, unrealible piles of shit, that you can spend less to get the same power, except it won't spend half its life in a shop. If you buy an import you support Forigen governments, its that simple.
     
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    "If you buy an import you support Forigen governments, its that simple."

    I'm sure OP wouldn't mind me asking the following question:
    and why is it wrong to "support Forigen goverments"?
     
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    because it takes money away from your own government, if your German by a German car, American buy American. It supports your economy. Our economy has always been better when we supported our own industry, now while most domestics are made in Mexico and Brazil, the big bucks don't go there, they go to local dealer ships and to the headquaters of the compaines which are in America for American cars. Supporting the cars that are headquatered in your nation builds your economy.
     
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    But if I buy from a dealer in America, and make the payments to that dealer, they are the ones that get the money/profit. Regardless of the origin of said vehicle.
     
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    Why are you so closed minded? If we didn't trade with other countries, you think we would be able to drive? I mean that's like saying, if you're American, buy American oil, if you're Saudi, buy Saudi oil....it doesn't work. People buy the best valued product out there and depending on what they see as the best value product they buy that.
     
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    In other words, it's called competition.
     
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