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      Yes. A Cobalt SS... The Redline isn't as...

      Yes.

      A Cobalt SS... The Redline isn't as nearly well built/well sorted.
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      A 911 is my realistic dream car. New they start...

      A 911 is my realistic dream car. New they start at around what I make per year, nicely loaded... quite a bit more.

      My fiancee and I plan to save for one, but go used/well maintained. Makes no...
    3. Poll: Golf TDI engine Upgraded sound system Cloth...

      Golf

      TDI engine
      Upgraded sound system
      Cloth interior
      Xenon/adaptive lighting

      One very nice car.

      I'll consider a Golf wagon as my next car. Hope they bring AWD tho.
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      Not even a spare tire... so no need even for a...

      Not even a spare tire... so no need even for a jack/tire iron :laugh:
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      You might find the refinement is a bit lacking...

      You might find the refinement is a bit lacking compared with your Infiniti.

      I've never owned a Subaru, but I keep test driving them and finding they never fix their issues which keep me away....
    6. More like an output module that doesn't see...

      More like an output module that doesn't see enough load on it.

      You likely need to use resistors with the LED's like they do with signal lamp conversions. LEDs have very high resistance (hence the...
    7. As someone who has programmed (far less...

      As someone who has programmed (far less sophisticated, no real decision making algorithms) vision systems and robots before... I would think it would be safe to say that the car would never jump onto...
    8. Most people who can afford a mid-size end up in...

      Most people who can afford a mid-size end up in an AWD cross over here... because they make a lot more sense. The Venza was a good idea (Camry wagon with AWD) that resonated with Canadian buyers......
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      This issue has stopped me from buying Japanese...

      This issue has stopped me from buying Japanese cars in the past (all Subaru's I've driven, almost every Honda save for the Accord... and the entire Acura brand, which seems to get seats right)......
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      My friend had one from new from 2003-2010. Put...

      My friend had one from new from 2003-2010. Put about 200k kms on it... he said all it ever needed were new sway bar links under warranty. Pretty damn good for 7 years as a commuter car + weekend fun...
    11. Did it in Vegas about 5 years ago on the inner...

      Did it in Vegas about 5 years ago on the inner track (road course, not the oval) at the Speedway. Cost about 700 bucks for extra laps and two different cars (Audi R8 and the Ferrari F430 Scuderia)....
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      Loved and greatly miss my 335i (2008). ...

      Loved and greatly miss my 335i (2008).

      -Fantastic power
      -Great fuel economy (for 300hp)... over 30mpg highway (Toronto to Boston, and Toronto to Greenville SC. Both trips I got over 31mpg...
    13. The Jetta at the time was like a mini-Mercedes....

      The Jetta at the time was like a mini-Mercedes. You have to remember how seriously Piech was trying to push the brand upmarket. W8 Passats trimmed with real wood and good leather and Audi AWD...
    14. The car wash is almost never closed where I live...

      The car wash is almost never closed where I live in Ontario... -20C or not. That's the automated ones, with an air dryer at the end... which is what you need or else the water tends to freeze up your...
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      I think many cars will make it, electronics or...

      I think many cars will make it, electronics or not.

      15 years later, I still see some really 'bad' for electronic problems when new cars driving around... Cars like the first CANBUS equipped...
    16. Chains AFAIK are illegal in Southern Ontario, as...

      Chains AFAIK are illegal in Southern Ontario, as are spiked tires... causes too much road damage. They are illegal because of how few major snow storms we do get, and how effective our salting,...
    17. Too many super/hypercars in here... and cars...

      Too many super/hypercars in here... and cars costing 6 figures.

      I would nominate the Volvo 700 series. It was a clean sheet design that was designed to have double the life span of a typical...
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      The seats are just a looks thing... My 335i...

      The seats are just a looks thing... My 335i didn't have a sport package that I knew of, and the seats looked flat-ish. I had more pronounced lateral support bulges with my TDI Golf... but those seats...
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      In the 2 years and 60k kms I had my E90 I spent...

      In the 2 years and 60k kms I had my E90 I spent about $1000 in maintenance.

      -Few hundred bucks for the spark plug service (among other things they do)
      -Few hundred bucks for transmission and...
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      Exactly, they don't filter as well... Filters...

      Exactly, they don't filter as well... Filters that are best at filtering are worst at flowing air thru them.

      Also, K&N filters need to be oiled... over oiling even slightly causes contamination of...
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