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    Thread: Mix the letters

    1. 02-17-2008 03:43 PM #1
      The name Routan is derived from the name Touran which is VW's Minivan in Europe
      I do not get why did not use that one in stead!

    2. 02-17-2008 05:53 PM #2
      Just be glad they used "TOURAN" to get the letters....

      I wouldn't want to be driving an TAPASS or a FLOG...


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      06-27-2012 12:52 PM #3
      Has anyone with a Routan done this? Reversed the "T" and the "R" on the back of thier Routan to read "Touran"?
      If so have any pics?
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      06-28-2012 12:36 AM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by nltomba View Post
      The name Routan is derived from the name Touran which is VW's Minivan in Europe
      I do not get why did not use that one in stead!
      Because the Touran is a lot smaller and the Routan is a repackaged Dodge Caravan / Chrysler Town & Country

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      06-28-2012 05:08 PM #5
      The European VW vans are designated by the suffix "AN". Route 66 must play well in Germany because they picked Rout-an for our vans, but it could have been worse.

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      06-28-2012 08:38 PM #6
      I'm gonna rearrange mine to read "ran out" because that's what I should have done when signing the paperwork for this baby.

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      07-01-2012 05:11 PM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by nater View Post
      I'm gonna rearrange mine to read "ran out" because that's what I should have done when signing the paperwork for this baby.
      Perfect! Absolutely perfect. ...and I totally agree.

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      07-09-2012 11:17 PM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by nater View Post
      I'm gonna rearrange mine to read "ran out" because that's what I should have done when signing the paperwork for this baby.
      Yep, same here ! I do miss it a lot, but I don't miss the maintenance nightmare.

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