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Old 01-29-2015, 11:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello everyone! iv been a fan the site for the past couple months, and finally decided to join. I have experience building muscle cars, and am looking forward. to building my civic vx for economy .

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Old 01-30-2015, 07:47 AM   #2 (permalink)
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The New Focus - '07 Ford Focus ZX5
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Old 01-30-2015, 09:30 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Al the Third, year four - '13 Honda Fit Base
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It's the same fun, just with a different focus. It's good to have you here.
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Transmission type Efficiency
Manual neutral engine off.100% @MPG <----- Fun Fact.
Manual 1:1 gear ratio .......98%
CVT belt ............................88%
Automatic .........................86%

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Old 01-30-2015, 10:35 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Welcome - VX is a great choice. Lean burn magic.
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Old 01-30-2015, 10:53 AM   #5 (permalink)
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CM400E - '81 Honda CM400E
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Welcome to the site. What kind of mileage do you currently get with the VX?
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Old 02-01-2015, 01:35 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Welcome! I've been lurking on here for a few years myself, learned quite a bit too.
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Old 02-01-2015, 04:39 PM   #7 (permalink)
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http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...e-10912-2.html

Third: Full underbelly pan
http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...q45-11402.html

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http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...tml#post247938
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