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Old 11-04-2012, 11:41 AM   #1378 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by euromodder View Post
Handcranking may be the worst example
But our cars used to be part human-powered :
- hand cranking windows
- manual seat adjustments
- manual wheel adjustments
- manual boots (and doors)
- manual steering
- manual (footual ? ) brakes
used to be?

my truck is all of those except the wheel adjustment - there is none, manual or otherwise.

I guess that means I know I'm a ecomodder

Originally Posted by Piwoslaw View Post
A few months ago I returned home just as my neighbor pulled into his driveway. It was cold (around freezing) with some rain and sleet, and he yells to me: You rode your bike? In this weather?!?

So the other day we both returned home at the same time again, only now the weather is warm, sunny, with no wind. And I yell to him: You took the car? In this weather?!?
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