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Old 04-11-2014, 01:25 PM   #31 (permalink)
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Old 04-11-2014, 01:41 PM   #32 (permalink)
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So, the new one is for the wife?
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So, the new one is for the wife?
yeah,

it replaced our Family vehicle (2001 Tahoe)

we still have a Crew Cab F350 Turbo Diesel if we need to haul/tow
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Old 04-11-2014, 05:00 PM   #34 (permalink)
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Sounds like a good combo there.
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Old 04-12-2014, 01:46 AM   #35 (permalink)
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we still have a Crew Cab F350 Turbo Diesel if we need to haul/tow
It would be kinda odd if a stereotypical tree-hugging Prius owner would come chimping-out at you for driving a truck, and you telling that your other car is a Prius...
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It would be kinda odd if a stereotypical tree-hugging Prius owner would come chimping-out at you for driving a truck, and you telling that your other car is a Prius...
and my other other car too





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I like Diesel engines, hate Priuses, but actually I'm not so much favorable to rolling coal. Since the "coal" is basically poorly-burnt fuel getting wasted, it goes against the fuel-savings and range-extending reasons I became favorable to Diesel.
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and I just got another....


last night, I traded my 2001 Tahoe (5.3L V8, 4wd, and 15-17mpg) for a 2010 Prius II (certified Toyota with 44K miles)

well,
we've still got the 2010 prius
she's got another 100,000 miles since we picked her up
overall doing pretty well, the fuel economy dropped off over the winter (also got new tires) and hasnt come back

it was as low as 44-45mpg, now it's getting about 47-48mpg
the best tank this year was 50mpg (alot less than a few years ago)

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