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Old December 13 2013, 12:43 AM   #76
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Re: What make of car(s) do you currently own?

2006 Honda Pilot. Runs as good now as it did the day I drove it off the lot brand new.
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Old December 13 2013, 02:41 AM   #77
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Never driven an automatic. Logicaly it should be simple but having less control makes me slightly nervous!
I'm totally comfortable with automatic, but I kind of understand where you're coming from. I'm not comfortable with cruise control.
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Old December 13 2013, 03:16 AM   #78
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Never driven an automatic. Logicaly it should be simple but having less control makes me slightly nervous!
I'm totally comfortable with automatic, but I kind of understand where you're coming from. I'm not comfortable with cruise control.
Whenever I drive an automatic, my foot instinctively looks for the clutch peddle.
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Old December 13 2013, 03:29 AM   #79
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Re: What make of car(s) do you currently own?

Here's Nyx, all dark and mysterious, prowling around in the snow:

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Old December 13 2013, 03:42 AM   #80
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^ I've never even owned a car but I just wanted to post to say that is an awesome shot.
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Old December 13 2013, 03:53 AM   #81
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^ I've never even owned a car but I just wanted to post to say that is an awesome shot.
I thank you.
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Old December 13 2013, 11:03 AM   #82
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Never driven an automatic. Logicaly it should be simple but having less control makes me slightly nervous!
I'll be the snob here and say it: manual is driving; automatic is just pointing the car.

But to be honest, sequential manual transmission is the best.
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Old December 13 2013, 02:22 PM   #83
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Das Auto.

Passat specifically.
That's what I'm talking about!



2008 Passat Turbo.
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Old December 13 2013, 04:39 PM   #84
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I really like manual transmissions, I learned manual shifting around age 12 on a 1950 Ferguson TO-20 tractor and a 1954 GMC, no synchromesh. I taught a number of my classmates to drive a manual at the school driving range. When I bought a new car after I got married, I thought I would get a manual-shift, save $800, and teach my wife to drive it. What I learned from that experience was: I should have just bought an automatic.
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Old December 15 2013, 04:43 PM   #85
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2007 mini cooper.
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Old December 15 2013, 05:22 PM   #86
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Here's Nyx, all dark and mysterious, prowling around in the snow:

"Michael, are you sure this is your house? Michael? Are you awake?"
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Old December 16 2013, 05:15 AM   #87
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Re: What make of car(s) do you currently own?

Two Toyotas, both bought new:

2003 Highlander with ~80k miles

2006 Camry Solara with ~29k miles

There's nowhere to go in Fresno unless you're going OUT of Fresno, so low mileage.
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Old December 16 2013, 05:17 AM   #88
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^ "Last spring we did Europe in nine days...and then we went to Bakersfield...and then we ended up in Fresno. Fresno? No one goes to Fresno anymore!" - Airplane II
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Old December 16 2013, 05:25 AM   #89
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Ru ru, chu wrote: View Post
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Here's Nyx, all dark and mysterious, prowling around in the snow:

"Michael, are you sure this is your house? Michael? Are you awake?"
I assume all of my cars have high levels of intelligence, along with the ability to navigate streets without my input.
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Old December 16 2013, 05:48 AM   #90
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^ And I think we all know about your Super Pursuit Mode.
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