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Old 11-23-2012, 07:15 PM   #1401 (permalink)
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when others have a hard time not getting 40% over epa in your car

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Old 11-24-2012, 01:48 PM   #1402 (permalink)
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You don't even have any images of your car before its been modified...

...because you can't go more than a few days without at least a grill block.

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Old 11-24-2012, 09:23 PM   #1403 (permalink)
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You know you're an ecomodder if your all-time worst fill-up was 24.9% over EPA combined.... 15 months before you found ecomodder.com.
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Old 11-25-2012, 11:39 AM   #1404 (permalink)
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When on snowy roads you still get 40% over EPA .
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Old 11-26-2012, 11:04 PM   #1405 (permalink)
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lotus esprit mirror got me!

Lotus Esprit all but ready to go, but held back by management issues
Yes, the car is at least somewhat interesting, but if one HAS to have an exterior
mirror, this one captivates the ecomodder in me!!!
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Old 11-30-2012, 04:11 PM   #1406 (permalink)
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Old 12-01-2012, 08:06 AM   #1407 (permalink)
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YKYAEI you get passed by a mail truck, on a tow truck. *truestory
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Old 12-01-2012, 08:12 PM   #1408 (permalink)
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when you slow down a wind turbine convoy
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Old 12-01-2012, 11:53 PM   #1409 (permalink)
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when you slow down a wind turbine convoy
*truestory, haha.
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Old 12-02-2012, 09:44 AM   #1410 (permalink)
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Saw a gen 1. Honda Insight the other day.
Was jealous for just a split second before I realized I was getting better fuel economy than he was.

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