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    1. Big sigh of relief here, all this time I thought...

      Big sigh of relief here, all this time I thought wealthy people were also getting a big break on capital gains and their business holdings too. ;)
    2. Nobody here has mentioned the diesel particulate...

      Nobody here has mentioned the diesel particulate filter?? I think the biggest risk if the Jet A is high sulfur content would be the impact to the DPF. It could clog it permanently, or maybe just...
    3. Oops, miles are 67,500!

      Oops, miles are 67,500!
    4. 2014 Mazda 3 S Touring Hatchback for Sale, Seattle

      Up for sale is our 1 owner 2014 Mazda 3 S touring. This has been our primary car for nearly 5 years and served us great. Weve taken it on numerous short road trips and Ive never had a mechanical...
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      my two cents

      2014 MZ3 S Touring owner here:

      I think the paint is terrible. I have 50,000 on mine (pearl white) and the paint is not holding up well, lots of chips on the front bumper. If you're particular...
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      so if the rotors are not warped why do i need...

      so if the rotors are not warped why do i need higher quality rotors? The only option I could find to upgrade the rotors was to purchase a CX-5 brake kit which is new rotors, calipers, carriers,...
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      -Got it, that's what i was thinking yea, I...

      -Got it, that's what i was thinking



      yea, I was probably not cooling down enough.




      definitely didnt set the e-brake, but might have been on the brakes while stopped and talking to the...
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      1st track day, now "warped" brakes?

      Hey TCL!

      last fall I had my 2014 Mazda 3 S out for a novice track day at the Ridge in Shelton Wa. Had a great day, 1st half some training and instruction and 2nd half doing some lapping sessions....
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      i've had a 2014 Mazda 3 S touring for two years...

      i've had a 2014 Mazda 3 S touring for two years now, and I came from a Mk6 2.5L golf... I'm sick of the Mazda 3. As other have said, its loud, paint is poor quality, and interior looks really nice at...
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      huh, i think the 4 cylinder BMW engine is...

      huh, i think the 4 cylinder BMW engine is absolutely splended paired with the ZF 8 speed transmission. Sure it may not have the torque or sound of the 6 but its still highly entertaining and is light...
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      something about this thing is just so rad. Is it...

      something about this thing is just so rad. Is it the headlights? looks very unique relative to other 1st gen Fusions I've seen. Cool powerplant too, is that an aftermarket turbo setup?
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      Poll: I have a female friend looking to offload her 2...

      I have a female friend looking to offload her 2 at a good price.
      When she means meticulous care, she means it. This girl is crazy anal and super protective of her affects:

      ...
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      another vote for "no". I recently came from a Mk6...

      another vote for "no". I recently came from a Mk6 Golf to a 2014 Mazda 3. While the 3 is definitely a better car, I still miss the Golf quite a bit.


      The rabbit is:

      better looking
      better...
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      I have a 14 S touring: regarding the road...

      I have a 14 S touring:

      regarding the road noise. It is quite loud on concrete roads. Most of the highway travel I do is on concrete, between that and the rain I would say that people notice I'm...
    15. Do you support a gas tax? what about...

      Do you support a gas tax? what about mileage-based fees?


      I (sort of) get your point about all the fees being added on, and the fact that the government isn't "respecting the voters decision" ....
    16. way to go Ved! I sure hope to see it in person...

      way to go Ved! I sure hope to see it in person some day :-)

      Happy holidays buddy.
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      looks like a natural gas or propane dispenser......

      looks like a natural gas or propane dispenser... In the 90's you filled bi-fuel vehicles through a fitting usually found under the hood...

      #doingitright
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      Ethanol is a substitute for oil, not a perfect...

      Ethanol is a substitute for oil, not a perfect substitute but a substitute none the less. It's blended with gasoline as an oxygenate as well as an energy substitute . More ethanol means less oil...
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      I work as a "Clean Cities Coordinator" for the US...

      I work as a "Clean Cities Coordinator" for the US Department of Energy's Clean Cities program. The singular focus of which is to reduce petroleum-use in on-road transportation. As such, understanding...
    20. Last year I went from a 2011 golf 2.5 manual to a...

      Last year I went from a 2011 golf 2.5 manual to a Mazda 3 s touring... needed an auto for the wife and was really sick of two doors...

      Some observations on the thread:
      - infotainment on the 3 is...
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