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    1. It seriously is "run red and ticket" or "slam...

      It seriously is "run red and ticket" or "slam brakes and cause accident."

      The other thing that I've seen happen is people coming to make a right hand turn and you see the camera light up taking a...
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      Just like the other 2 said, the V10 is atrocious...

      Just like the other 2 said, the V10 is atrocious compared to the GM counterparts. Compared to the 5.4L V8 in the lesser models, sure it's a beast. However a 6.0L GM can do everything the 6.8L V10 and...
    3. I am saying, try starting your car without glow...

      I am saying, try starting your car without glow plugs next time. The grid heater is to facilitate the the running of the cold engine after startup.

      I don't know where you get your information...
    4. What if I told you grid heaters are an emissions...

      What if I told you grid heaters are an emissions aid? And not a cold start aid though they do help on startup?
    5. That and the right weight of oil goes a long way

      That and the right weight of oil goes a long way
    6. While I have more experience with old 12v's, I've...

      While I have more experience with old 12v's, I've also dealt with and watched my peers and neighbors pickups. Guy across the street with a 6.7 Ford has to plug in below 10*. It won't start otherwise....
    7. If you know diesels, you know that's Damn...

      If you know diesels, you know that's Damn impressive
    8. I can counteract that one... ...

      I can counteract that one...


      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FzbbMlWp5Xg
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      Here is MY personal experience selling vehicles...

      Here is MY personal experience selling vehicles on Craigslist.

      I've been in the same position before. Waiting on a CU or Bank loan. I've turned cash people away do to $300 difference and this...
    10. Or like my buddies employer does with some big...

      Or like my buddies employer does with some big earth movers that have low compression. Take a small can of ether, hit the starter, have boss throw the can into the airbox with the top broke off.
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      Do you do anything but start new threads?

      Do you do anything but start new threads?
    12. What if I don't have glow plugs?

      What if I don't have glow plugs?
    13. I've been thinking real hard. The only one I...

      I've been thinking real hard. The only one I wouldn't buy is Smart. Everyone else I may buy. If I had the money, I'd buy a Mercedes C-class tomorrow. More realistically I'd buy a Cadillac. But I'm...
    14. Thread: My wife's GLA

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      Steering wheel is on the wrong side...

      Steering wheel is on the wrong side...
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      Expedition XL.

      Expedition XL.
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      Less expensive parts to break. The passenger side...

      Less expensive parts to break. The passenger side is the worst to adjust manually without a passenger.
    17. Thread: Toy hauler?

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      Also the Suburbans mentioned drive smaller than...

      Also the Suburbans mentioned drive smaller than they look. Turning radius is surprisingly great.
    18. One set the engines up for Dyno testing which...

      One set the engines up for Dyno testing which includes things like durability testing, emissions, fuel consumption, etc.

      The other one teaches teachers so they can train the next gen of mechanics...
    19. I am telling you, they are serious about dropping...

      I am telling you, they are serious about dropping SCR. Cummins went a LONG time with out an active EGR before succumbing. They had designed a way for emissions to be done in-cylinder. They lacked...
    20. I am on the search for a decent headlight...

      I am on the search for a decent headlight housing. Sucks because I need to take myself, my wife, and 2 of her friends to Chicago tomorrow night. My wifes book release party is happening and I don't...
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