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      And I had a P38 that didn't. So there. I also had...

      And I had a P38 that didn't. So there. I also had 2 Classics. The SWB classic was better for wheeling, but for daily use, give me the later P38 every day.
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      As I said, that was a problem with the porosity...

      As I said, that was a problem with the porosity of some of the engines. But, like the nikasil issue with the BMW V8s and Jaguar V8s, if the thing is still running good these days, it wont' be a...
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      So replace the bags before they age to the point...

      So replace the bags before they age to the point of doing that. It's cheap AND easy to do. I'd have another P38 HSE in a heartbeat if I didn't need the towing capacity of my Suburban.
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      Only for wheeling. I'm not as impressed with the...

      Only for wheeling. I'm not as impressed with the quality of those Discos. But I haven't lived with one one, so I can't give good insight on them.
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      I prefer the 4.6 due to the better power and fuel...

      I prefer the 4.6 due to the better power and fuel mileage, and the fact that they came in the better equipped HSE models. In the past there were some problems with some of the engines having really...
    6. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A295...

      http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A29583-2004Jul5.html



      There have been many such scandals in the Japanese automotive world where defects were swept under the rug in order to...
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      How many here have had access/lived with both,...

      How many here have had access/lived with both, firsthand? I have.

      http://www.supercars.net/pitlane/pics/69439/3388469d.jpg

      http://www.supercars.net/pitlane/pics/69439/3388469c.jpg
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      And there's my E38 next to the Golf Country...

      And there's my E38 next to the Golf Country...
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      Well, Katie's was packed yesterday, but I didn't...

      Well, Katie's was packed yesterday, but I didn't see any Vortexers when I cruised around in the 7.
    10. And race cars tend to need to be rebuilt every...

      And race cars tend to need to be rebuilt every few hundred miles or so. Performance cars, when driven sportingly, tend to wear out faster than economy cars driven lightly. And performance car parts...
    11. Poll: I've always liked to change things up, but a...

      I've always liked to change things up, but a couple of the cars I've had over the last 37 years of driving have actually been driven for 5 years (not counting the Comet I had for 20 years, as it...
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      https://bobbiblogger.files.wordpress.com/2012/10/g...

      https://bobbiblogger.files.wordpress.com/2012/10/girlsandboys.jpeg

      lol.

      My wife has driven many modded cars, both her own and mine, but since my last E38 BMW was killed on her watch (and she...
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      Cool. I won't be there until about 7:30, as I'm...

      Cool. I won't be there until about 7:30, as I'm leaving the house here between 6 and 6:30, depending on when I can get my passengers to wake up.
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      Considering that the original Mustang was simply...

      Considering that the original Mustang was simply on a Falcon chassis, so that the Falcon was basically a 4 door Mustang, it should be fairly easy to make a new American Falcon from the Mustang...
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      Flowmaster mufflers and Magnaflow tips with stock...

      Flowmaster mufflers and Magnaflow tips with stock resonators:


      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WTK9gwrUfj8
    16. Tried to get a shot of the BMW in a decent...

      Tried to get a shot of the BMW in a decent location, and once you use the zoom feature on the iPhone, the quality, while not SLR levels to start with, goes completely to ****e, blurring and aliasing...
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      Supposed to be nice this weekend. Anybody going?...

      Supposed to be nice this weekend. Anybody going? I'll be there in the E38...
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      Yup, One relatively small one on the hoo and one...

      Yup, One relatively small one on the hoo and one on each side doens't even come close to the HUGE fake brake ducts front and rear and all the fake rear grillework on many modern cars, including VWs...
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      OP said NON exotics.

      OP said NON exotics.
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      I love the extended cab microtruck look. It's...

      I love the extended cab microtruck look. It's cool, unique and well done. Id' drive it.
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