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      10-07-2012 11:49 PM #1
      This thread is for sharing your reasons for not getting a certain brand, because of some observance (real or otherwise).

      I'll start:

      I would get a Subaru, but for some reason the doors feel and slam "tinny". Never mind that I know they have great crash ratings, and all wheel drive would be very beneficial to me; whenever I go to the showroom all it takes is for me to sit in the driver's seat and reach for the door to close, and it's all over for me.
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      10-08-2012 12:01 AM #2
      I feel the exact same about some of their older stuff, but it seems like some of the newer cars are a little more solid feeling.
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      10-08-2012 12:04 AM #3
      I would get a Subaru but I hear they are only for the gays.

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      10-08-2012 12:05 AM #4
      I would get a 335i, but they're expensive and they break a lot.

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      10-08-2012 12:07 AM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by Chris Stack View Post
      I would get a 335i, but they're expensive and they break a lot.
      Did some catch on fire?
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      10-08-2012 12:08 AM #6
      I'd get a BMW, but the only car of theirs I'd want, the new 5-series Touring with a diesel engine is not sold here.

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      10-08-2012 12:10 AM #7
      Mazda but they all seem to rust up within 4-5 years (compact class anyway the midsizes arent as bad for some reason).

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      10-08-2012 12:13 AM #8
      I'd get a Ford/GM/Chrysler, but American cars are all junk.



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      10-08-2012 12:15 AM #9
      I would love to get a Honda, but for some reason they keep **** blocking me when it comes to features and manual transmissions.

      For Christ's sake - I can get a manual transmission Hyundai Elantra GT with leather, navigation, panoramic sunroof, and proximity keyless entry/push-button start....but that in a Honda Civic....no.

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      10-08-2012 12:17 AM #10
      I'd love to get an Audi. Any Audi, except for the fact that they STILL mount their engines so far forward. The driving dynamics just don't sit right with me, but I love the styling, the fit & finish, and the Quattro system.
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      10-08-2012 12:19 AM #11
      I would get a Honda if they had one single engine that spun to 8000RPM

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      10-08-2012 12:26 AM #12
      i would get a Ford but i talk to much s**t and that would ruin my "street cred"
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      10-08-2012 12:31 AM #13
      There's a lot of people on this car lounge that like hyundai damn ugly cars and every time i get in one it feels like its ready to fall apart same thing with toyota,honda,kia and as i would like to think Subaru is better there just not. Id just buy 4MATIC C-Class and call it a day..
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      10-08-2012 12:33 AM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by 2.0TJett View Post
      There's a lot of people on this car lounge that like hyundai. But every time i get in one it feels like its ready to fall apart same thing with toyota,honda,kia and as i would like to think Subaru is better there just not. Id just buy 4MATIC C-Class and call it a day..
      Uhm...comparing a $60k luxury barge to a economy cars and you're complaining about quality of parts?

      I would get another Honda except that Hondas suck now.

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      10-08-2012 12:36 AM #15
      i really want a VAG product but the reliablity problems scare me

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      10-08-2012 12:42 AM #16
      Quote Originally Posted by caliatenza View Post
      i really want a VAG product but the reliablity problems scare me
      Do it. It's worth it.

    17. 10-08-2012 12:42 AM #17
      Hyundai / Kia: I would have bought one had they offered a spare tire kit option.

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      10-08-2012 12:44 AM #18
      All im saying is .. That if you don't want somthing that feels like Tin can then you almost have to suck up the price of the car and just buy German and call it a day. . If you don't care about ride /quality then cars like honda,toyota,hyundai are fine . The only other car i have got into that don't feel like this is a the caddy CTS new ones but there goes your price up again. Subaru you can beat the crap out of them and they last for ever. Just got to think about $/Quality

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      10-08-2012 12:45 AM #19
      I would buy a Korean car but I haven't given up on life yet.

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      10-08-2012 12:48 AM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by Chris Stack View Post
      I would buy a Korean car but I haven't given up on life yet.
      You haven't?

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      10-08-2012 12:51 AM #21
      Quote Originally Posted by Chris Stack View Post
      I would buy a Korean car but I haven't given up on life yet.

      I would buy a Korean car but i don't do drugs and i wouldn't want too make my garage want to burn itself down.

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      10-08-2012 12:58 AM #22
      I'd buy a Korean car but only if it played Gangham style on infinite loop.

      Quote Originally Posted by 2.0TJett View Post

      I would buy a Korean car but i don't do drugs and i wouldn't want too make my garage want to burn itself down.

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      10-08-2012 01:28 AM #23
      I'd get a Cadillac, except I can't afford a single thing I'd want from them.
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      10-08-2012 01:30 AM #24
      I would buy any reasonable econo car but racecar

    25. 10-08-2012 01:35 AM #25
      I would buy a Corvette, but dashboard.

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