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by nabrum
Wed Jun 25, 2008 9:47 am
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

still waiting! The answers are on MY posts read the english nabrum! It's obvious to all here that haven't been turned off by this thread that you can't provide links to your assertions. As with all bullies when cornered with no way out, you're now trying to change the subject and divert attention f...
by nabrum
Tue Jun 24, 2008 8:20 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

I am still waiting! Nice try. But I have no idea what you're waiting for. If you think I said Toyota invented something for the Prius, show us the link. I never said Toyota invented anything in the Prius (actually I have no idea one way or the other). What I did say was: Of course all the pieces an...
by nabrum
Tue Jun 24, 2008 3:34 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

Nabrum....YOU ARE STUPID! If you do not read english, then that is your problem. All the answers are there. I like calling you stupid because you do it so well. Show me your answers to what I asked w/r/t your assertions. And, as long as you continue to be insulting and blustering and not answering,...
by nabrum
Tue Jun 24, 2008 2:56 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

Turdota Inc......is nothing but engineers who have COPIED! Try and face the FACTS! Something that West Coast people never face! In particular.....Energy, Global warming BS, Enviromental and eco wackoists. It's not name calling it's something that people allover the USA see. I repeat my challange: I...
by nabrum
Tue Jun 24, 2008 11:13 am
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

Turdota Inc......is nothing but engineers who have COPIED! Try and face the FACTS! Something that West Coast people never face! In particular.....Energy, Global warming BS, Enviromental and eco wackoists. It's not name calling it's something that people allover the USA see. I repeat my challange: I...
by nabrum
Tue Jun 24, 2008 9:41 am
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

I am very proud to say the orientals of the world are the best COPYCATTERS by far! And....if you don't think that is the truth talk to any patent attorney, they will educate you also. Ah, like I should contact Granaries, to prove your contention that there is a corn surplus? I noticed that when you...
by nabrum
Tue Jun 24, 2008 9:25 am
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: Credit card fees: Some gas stations say 'no more'
Replies: 11
Views: 1401

Re: Credit card fees: Some gas stations say 'no more'

Why? And actually have to carry cash? I f my station did this, I would be buying my gas elsewhere. :) Why not give us the option? If I remember the article, it was 10c/gal for $4/gal and that adds up fast. Maybe that's why the ARCO station across the street from the Shell station is 15-20c less tha...
by nabrum
Mon Jun 23, 2008 10:36 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

not bigotry....THE TRUTH! All they make is junk and have millions fooled. Have you noticed their quality is not getting any better? Murphy's law.....The more cars you make the more that break down. As I said.....run along and do your homework and READ up before you put the slap happy orientals and ...
by nabrum
Mon Jun 23, 2008 6:53 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

nabrum.....go run along and DO YOUR HOMEWORK! American manufacturers were way ahead of the orientals when it comes to alternative fuels for automobiles and tractors. Why do you put that crappy company on a pedestal when all they do is COPY and then wave their magic wand over gleamy eyed Americans w...
by nabrum
Mon Jun 23, 2008 2:52 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: New auto roof rules delayed
Replies: 25
Views: 2153

Re: New auto roof rules delayed

nettysmontego wrote:LOL!!
the big oriental three doesn't have what it takes to do something from SCRATCH and make it successful :roll: :lol: COPY COPY COPY!!!
You mean like the Prius?
by nabrum
Fri Jun 20, 2008 10:32 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: The Geo Metro Rides Again, Sort Of
Replies: 5
Views: 844

Re: The Geo Metro Rides Again, Sort Of

Geo Metro.. ?? Ford Fiesta... ?? Bah! I'd rather put one of these together with a non-turbo Subaru engine: http://www.meyersmanx.com/manxter2+2.shtml There's even a guy who will weld/build a chassis for you if you don't have an old Beetle laying around: http://manxchassis.com/Home_Page.php More sty...
by nabrum
Fri Jun 20, 2008 3:51 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: Ford says U.S. sales weaken further
Replies: 2
Views: 501

Ford says U.S. sales weaken further

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co (F.N) said on Friday it would slash output and delay a new version of its top-selling F-150 pickup truck due to a deepening slump in U.S. sales it warned would weigh on results this year and next. But there is hope: But Mulally and Ford have both won an endorsement...
by nabrum
Fri Jun 20, 2008 9:48 am
Forum: Under the Hood
Topic: Synthetic Oil Change Intervals
Replies: 17
Views: 2699

Re: Synthetic Oil Change Intervals

....So over on the Accord forum I participate in, many people do oil analysis over extended OCI's to see how the oil holds up. Mobil 1 has been lasting a good 7-9K miles with no degredation in properties. But what's interesting is how the Motorcraft Synthetic Blend holds up - at 5K miles it has alm...
by nabrum
Fri Jun 20, 2008 12:10 am
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: Best fuel economy for the buck
Replies: 2
Views: 539

Best fuel economy for the buck

What to buy when you need to make every dollar count Top 10 in price per mpg Model As tested.............Price Overall..mpg...Price per mpg Honda Fit Sport (manual).........$15,765....34....$464 Honda Fit (base)....................15,245....32....476 Toyota Prius (base).................23,780....44....
by nabrum
Thu Jun 19, 2008 11:48 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: GM stops major overhaul of pickups, SUVs
Replies: 0
Views: 365

GM stops major overhaul of pickups, SUVs

  • DETROIT — General Motors (GM) is indefinitely halting a major overhaul of its full-size pickups and sport-utility vehicles as it deals with a drastic drop in sales of those products.
USA Today
by nabrum
Thu Jun 19, 2008 11:14 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: Rising corn prices threaten U.S. ethanol output
Replies: 2
Views: 528

Re: Rising corn prices threaten U.S. ethanol output

Corn price is factor in rising movie ticket prices “It used to be that only 5 percent of our corn crop went to ethanol. In the next few years it will be more like 30 percent,” Haffenberg said. “That has an effect on food costs, since corn that used to be fed to livestock is now diverted to biofuels...
by nabrum
Thu Jun 19, 2008 10:55 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: Rising corn prices threaten U.S. ethanol output
Replies: 2
Views: 528

Rising corn prices threaten U.S. ethanol output

....ethanol's nascent success has come back to bite the industry. Corn futures have more than doubled in less than one year, a rise that's partly due to increased ethanol demand, says the U.S. Department of Agriculture and others. The Environmental Protection Agency is currently considering comment...
by nabrum
Wed Jun 18, 2008 2:28 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: Credit card fees: Some gas stations say 'no more'
Replies: 11
Views: 1401

Re: Credit card fees: Some gas stations say 'no more'

Why? And actually have to carry cash? I f my station did this, I would be buying my gas elsewhere. :) Why not give us the option? If I remember the article, it was 10c/gal for $4/gal and that adds up fast. Maybe that's why the ARCO station across the street from the Shell station is 15-20c less tha...
by nabrum
Wed Jun 18, 2008 1:26 pm
Forum: Automotive Industry News / Links / Articles
Topic: Credit card fees: Some gas stations say 'no more'
Replies: 11
Views: 1401

Credit card fees: Some gas stations say 'no more'

I wish gas stations in my area would do this.