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Old 06-05-2017, 05:58 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Old 06-06-2017, 01:40 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Probably a waste of $25.
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Old 06-06-2017, 09:34 AM   #3 (permalink)
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That's what I was thinking!
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It's about 25 cents of Radioshack resistors in a cool 3D printed module
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Dude... that's from the makers of NitroOBD...

Worst junk ever to come out of the fake-tories they make fuel savers at.

Didn't even spend money on fancy whirring sounds... just soldered a bunch of LEDs and a resistor to a board and called it a day.

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