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Old 01-12-2016, 11:52 AM   #751 (permalink)
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90 day: 61.98 mpg (US)

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90 day: 58.72 mpg (US)

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Old 01-12-2016, 02:07 PM   #752 (permalink)
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Crown Vic - '99 Ford Crown Victoria Base (P74)
90 day: 24.1 mpg (US)

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I'm a Journeyman Maintenance Machinist who works in a fence and steel producing factory.
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Old 01-15-2016, 05:23 AM   #753 (permalink)
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Hello all, my name is Cristian. I live in Bucharest - Romania and my daily driver is a '93 BMW 318is.
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Old 02-10-2016, 07:48 AM   #754 (permalink)
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Hello easterner's! Nice to see so many from NS too.
I got my automotive diploma in college and got most experience with bikes and sleds.
I'm good with electronics and fuel systems too.
Eco-hacks for winter driving!? Does it ever hurt seeing mileage plummet so much in snow! Down to $10/100km, what the heck...
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Old 05-05-2016, 01:10 PM   #755 (permalink)
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hello , I am so New here but weeee , i found my fellow [ crazies ! ? }
trained Electronic tech and was in military/industrial complex for a decade
side courses in some programing to help with the job
A+ tech since 2k [used only for hobby]
in the manufacturing world i have built fire equipment simulators = i now cane do gas work
home ownership = plumbing And electrical [ hay i learned it with the above jobs ]
since migraine , loss of job = learning to trade on my own

hopes ,
reverse 2f1r covered trike
aquaponics [ google friendlyaquaponics ]

and after reading "you know u are an eco moder"
mode my Toyota rv motorhome
and now looking for a wrecked one to rebuild from scratch !
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Old 05-22-2016, 10:25 PM   #756 (permalink)
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Old 06-07-2016, 12:33 AM   #757 (permalink)
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NO background! Just a community college student who wants to get into high-efficiency vehicles.

Come from a family of engineers, seems to be a place for me.
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Old 06-07-2016, 12:16 PM   #758 (permalink)
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I'm a mechanical engineering student and I go to school 200 miles away from my hometown. Also, I currently work about 70 miles from my current place so I drive about 1000mi/wk during the summer and about 25k a year. Going from a 2010 GT to a 96 civic so its a lot better on my wallet.
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Old 06-19-2016, 06:20 PM   #759 (permalink)
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Old 06-21-2016, 08:19 AM   #760 (permalink)
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Shorty - '00 Ford F150 XLT super cab flare side
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Ummm, apprentice wrench turned electrician turned software engineer that did mostly EE work turned crash test dummy turned small business owner grease monkey chicken farmer.

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