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Old 10-31-2009, 06:12 PM   #27 (permalink)
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The Golden Egg - '93 Toyota Previa DX
90 day: 31.91 mpg (US)

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90 day: 57 mpg (US)

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Transaxle failure diagnosis:

Impact with hard object tore a slit in the transaxle pan. Slow know the rest.

I'm actually happy about this since I already knew the tranny was shot but I thought it was a reliability/manufacturing defect. This was just an accident. One less negative reliability statistic.
Vortex generators are old tech. My new and improved vortex alternators are unstoppable.

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