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Old 11-15-2013, 10:20 AM   #1651 (permalink)
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That was funny.

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Old 11-15-2013, 10:47 AM   #1652 (permalink)
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I was with my roommate as she was leaving the gas station (who won't drive smarter or use any ecomods she acknowledges work), and I mistook her mileage for her battery voltage. I asked when she added voltage to her SCii, and she couldn't figure it out- shortly after I realized when it hit 15 it isn't the voltage lol
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Old 11-15-2013, 11:44 AM   #1653 (permalink)
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mistook her mileage for her battery voltage.
Now that is funny!!

NachtRitter... it has to be the right kind of cardboard. I'm getting picky about that now.
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Old 11-15-2013, 11:52 AM   #1654 (permalink)
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...it has to be the right kind of cardboard. I'm getting picky about that now.
YKYAEM when you are picky about cardboard!
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Old 11-17-2013, 12:29 AM   #1655 (permalink)
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... You keep asking "What else can I insulate under the hood?"
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Old 11-28-2013, 10:52 AM   #1656 (permalink)
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Old 12-02-2013, 10:23 PM   #1658 (permalink)
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going 45 mph sounds like a great idea because it is the slowest speed your slushbox will stay in overdrive for.
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Old 12-03-2013, 07:17 AM   #1659 (permalink)
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YKYAEM when you are comparing the dimensions of the old rusty convertible in the garage with the Prius in the driveway to see what would fit where...
That's sort of extreme, Bill

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Old 12-03-2013, 07:43 AM   #1660 (permalink)
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