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>put AT tires on my gmt400 5000lb suburban
>drive on logging roads occasionally

Am I a super cool pro off-roader yet?
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I've driven up rocky mountain logging roads on bald potenzas and a stock ride height civic si because I plainly don't give a fuck and bottomed out in the ruts at least twice but kept momentum.
You're cool as fuck, I approve.
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>>27595285
True, before I'm a real off road master I need to perfect my Suburban inertia drift skills
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>>27595294
i can smell the clutch from here
at least i had the decency to do it in an automatic accord. 2 range all the way
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>>27594894
Sorry, but no. Until it has sustained major body damage and you have broken out a side window, by bouncing your head off of it, you're just larping.
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>>27595313
Suburban shouldn't inertia drift it would probably roll in many cases. Just floor it on gravel/mud corners

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>Can be updated for free with 2024 maps and 2024 Speed cameras with TTactivator

>Can be bought for less than a car phone mount (these are literally selling for around £8, $10 dollars on ebay)

Why don't you just use a Tomtom One V2
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>>27595752
>Waze
>Google
>Jews
>Jewgle
It's no secret
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genuinely speaking, if i buy one of these does it still work?
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>>27597192

Garmins do, I don't know about Tom Toms. I'm updating the maps in my Garmin right now. If you get one I recommend getting one of these little clip on ball mounts for it. You can screw them onto your AC vents and they give you a good viewing angle.
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>>27593260
As if tomtom doesn't sell all the user gps data
Do you think the device just magically knows where to go? That it isn't in constant communication with a satellite?
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>>27597626

My Garmin has an option not to share that data. Not sure I believe it; but I opted out of data collection.

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How do I stop having anxiety attacks when driving on the freeway? Driving anywhere else is fine.
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>>27596929
Your advice is fucking retarded. It doesn't even address the issue. Broo just listen to eurobeat! What an absolutely pleb response. Also you originally said only driving shit cars could cause anxiety due to your own (lack) of experience and now you're saying nice cars can too when people say they're still anxious driving in their own nice cars, or whatever they feel comfortable in. Not once did they say the car was the issue you just started saying retarded ass shit.
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>>27597446
>Your advice is fucking retarded.
Im not the one with anxiety
> It doesn't even address the issue.
But it does
>Broo just listen to eurobeat!
You missed the other steps - gotta drive fast.
>What an absolutely pleb response.
Plebs arent anxious when driving around
>Also you originally said only driving shit cars could cause anxiety due to your own (lack) of experience
No, I said that shitty cars give you anxiety, and you cant listen to eurobeat and thread traffic if the stereo and everything else is broken and shitty, so your always going to feel anxious driving them.
Other suggestions are grab a sippy - cant be anxious if you're sippin a good drink

You're the retard.
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>>27596570
Drive faster than traffic
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>>27596570
driving on the highway/freeway is statistically safer. Intersections are where you should have extreme anxiety.
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Highways are the safest place.

>old cars are unsafe
>look at this crash test of an old car with a new car. The driver of the old car would have died
>see, that's why you can't sell a sub-1000kg shitbox anymore. you just can't
Meanwhile, this is what happens when any morcycle collides with a car.

How can anyone justify safety regulations while motorcycles are road legal? If I want to drive a deathtrap, why can't it have 4 wheels?
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>>27594984
Because domestic car corporations want to keep superior foreign vehicles out of our markets. They lobby to bloat vehicles because they can sell them at a higher profit point when there's more shit added.
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>>27595156
>>no one does this for some reason
too much effort for 99.999% of people. they just want a car that works and doesn't need to be fucked with and has all the modern amenities like bluetooth and heated seats and AC
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>>27595625
not true, they all lobbied as hard as possible against making airbags mandatory
https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1985-02-19-mn-546-story.html
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>>27594984
because the big nose clan would sell you the most unsafe deathtrap possible (like they did before crash regs came in).

many companies were still using 70s designs when the regs came in late 90s early 2000s and the crash tests from the period really show the difference. You can look up Rover 100 crash test to see this.

the other thing is that its completely possible to build a modern car that weighs little.

A modern MX5 weighs the same as the original 80s model. The original Toyota aygo from 2005 weighed only 890kg. Even the much more usable MK3 MX5 was only 1150kg with the power hard top.
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>>27597309
Why is that an invalid argument?

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You "NEED" more?
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You don't need anything after crashing a car like that.
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>>27597419
Unironically, yes, yes I do.
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>>27597419
>HOLD ON!

Anyone ever use balance beads in their tires?
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>>27595014
Does any professional racing leagues use them or have rules against them?
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>>27595490
>what is centripetal force
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>>27595014
no but actually having wheels balanced seems to work
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>>27595769
This helps out as your tires wears
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gay psyop, doesn't work. imagine a shitload of beads rattling around in your sidewall

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>me checking to see if my front heater is working
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>>27587145
https://youtu.be/kL-m5Nocb-g?si=FGGIM1LxFw7Yx90z
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4/20 was the birthday of Austrian-born German politician and the leader of the national-socialist German workers party. A fellow went by the name Adolf Hitler.But this guy.. there's a picture of him... Adolf Hitler..very compelling kind of a figure.. odd looking duck.. there's something about his eyes..hypnotic.His eyes are almost entirely black. He was a decorated veteran of WWI and he joined the...hold the fort..he hated Jews!
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>>27593470
Be army tanker.
Roll into Berlin to coordinates where intel says Hitler is hiding in a bunker.
See SS troopers in the street with hands up.
Ask "where's Hitler"?
>he's over there
Where?!
>that smoldering pile
What happened?
>well uh, he shot himself then we dragged his body out here to the road and burned it.
Great, we're done here, move out!

The piece of skull that's been sitting in a museum and was supposedly from the burnt corpse recently had a DNA test performed on it.
Its was from a female.
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>>27587145
heh
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My dick is a NatSoc because it wakes up every day like that.

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Need help on diagnosis and repair of my mom mobile 2012 automatic rav4. 120k miles and generally well maintained so far. Do all the basic maintenance myself.
The behavior is a a loud and tactile rumbling while in low (1500) rpms in 3rd gear or so, around the 35 to 45 mph range. Accelerating beyond this rpm, or simply releasing the accelerator will stop this behavior.
When this occurred I changed transmission fluid. Didn't work, so I added Lube guard and there was still no change. Didn't appear to be excessive wear or metal when changing fluid.
Some research leads me to believe this may be the torque converter. Ironically, the next few years after 2012 had a recall for this issue but not mine.
Called a tranny shop but the guy wasn't really willing to do much consultation on the phone and merely suggested a whole new tranny.
Any ideas on what else this could be? Any potentially fixes or bandaids? Can I just keep running it? Probably not worth a new tranny given the age and value of the car.
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>>27596837
Yes, it appears that this is a similar, if not the same issue. This is the first I'm hearing that it may in fact be the rear differential instead of the transmission itself. My primary concern is whether or not I can keep driving this thing safely for a few more years or not. The audible and tactile "feel" of the problem would lead anyone with common sense to believe that it's a pretty major mechanical issue with some excessive wear occurring somewhere.
I have changed my driving habits while operating in the speed and gear this occurs in already, but maybe the change from D to 3 is easier.
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>>27596809
>The behavior is a a loud and tactile rumbling while in low (1500) rpms in 3rd gear or so, around the 35 to 45 mph range. Accelerating beyond this rpm, or simply releasing the accelerator will stop this behavior.

Probably engine noise. Known as lugging. Just manually shift to keep the rpm over 2000. Also change the oil
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>>27596900
Yes, I have been changing my driving behavior to avoid the issue.
I'm curious why the supposed engine lugging would occur only in the past couple thousand miles of the car's life. Obviously it's getting old, but the actual wear on the components is seemingly low given it's relatively low mileage my grandma like driving style. Is this a common issue?

I recently changed the oil too. Throughout the cars life it has had the recommended 0w20 full synthetic, and I don't think I've ever waited more than 7500 miles at max between changes.
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>>27596809
How long ago did you change the tranny fluid? I've had a transmission clunking noise issue that didn't go away immediately upon changing the fluid, it tool a few thousand miles with the new fluid to go away.
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>>27597373
It's been between one and two thousand miles. I went on a trip right after I changed the tranny fluid. Still no difference from before the change.

for you, what is the French car that deserves more visibility in the world as in anime, series, gathering or film
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>>27594693
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>>27546007
A toy compared to some earlier cars.
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The Laguna 2 is my fav gen, but it was a literal crapshoot in terms of reliability. You could have a lemon, like you could have one last well into the 350.000 km.

Post your Hondas
Talk about Hondas
Put loud exhausts on Hondas
Reply to every troll about Hondas

Need help identifying a chassis?

>http://www.superstreetonline.com/how-to/chassis-suspension/1312-honda-chassis-code-checklist/
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>>27596886
Idk now my ride feels stiff probably because they're overinflated. Gonna kms
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Rsx is home.

Built shortblock in my area with:
"86.5mm 11.7:1 wiseco pistons, Manley rods, ACL race bearings. Was a 93 tune, NA build with about 25k miles, never on boost or spray."

Should i jump on this, have my head port and polished, and drop it in?
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Header install is stalled
My catalytic converter was stolen while parked at a mechanics
They cut behind the flange and the guy repaired my shit for free but he just welded on a universal
Now I'm going to have to find a way to cut the pipe and clamp some connectors on that i picked up at vatozone
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>>27597375
That sounds nice. How much is it going for?
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>>27597400
1k obo. My options are that, 2k for a 222k mile k20a2 with trans, or hope this shortblock can be rebuilt. Car was never overheated, but low comp cyl 1 and 3. Assuming pistons are shot.

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What steps would you take to make it feasible to have here in the US?

>captcha VW T2
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>>27594364
Germans are retarded tho. Also they tried that and couldn't even take over fucking Britain let alone the USA
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>>27593435
Interdasting
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>>27590465

This.

Americans are sadly to self-entitled and self-centered to have an autobahn.

They drive with their ego and pride in one hand and a cell phone in the other.

90% of them can't even do something simple as merge on the freeway correctly and none of them have any lane discipline.
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>>27584073
>Kick out non-whites, especially spics
>Ban women from driving
>Reinstate the Final Solution
Driving would unironically be so much more efficient and safe if we did this, but of course we can't have anything good.
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>>27597087
>muttgroid larping as an SS officer
Fascinating.

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Europoors are waking up, post trucks
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>>27594755
They are. G*rmans cannot into trucks.
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It must suck to be anybody who isnt me.
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What's the best V6 truck on the market right now /o/
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>>27596612
4Runner
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yep, buying a truck will surely save them from the 10:1 muslim breeding hordes.
>INB4 the Home Office makes them illegal

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Why are Australians praising fucking Opels? IMAO
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>>27591839
Opels are fuckin based.
Want me some mantas and calibras ngl
https://youtu.be/2ph0geDafIs
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The Euro fears the Americhad wagon. Literally no yurop vehicle can compare.
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>>27596915
bad bait
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>>27596915
doubt [x]
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>>27593873
More like nice merc

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>>27597177
minidiscs made to sony's MD standard all fit in the same players. there are technically other "mini discs", even some made by sony, but they aren't used for music.
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>>27597232
picrel an earlier "mini disc" device, the 1st consumer sony mavica which used funky little micro-floppies to store still video frames as pictures.
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>>27597177
>>27597162
>>27597150
>>27597145
>>27597118
>>27597232
>>27597247
Speaking of Sony, when was the last time they were actually relevant? 2008?
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>>27597251
yeah i'd say about the time the ps3 came out they were permanently relegated to being the butt of jokes, because the height of their hubris was on full display

>achieving backwards compatibility by including most of their old console inside the new console, but not in an efficient nintendo way where the old consoles cpu is the sound chip or something
>immediately turned around and deleted that feature from future products because it was too expensive to make
>initially sold with custom os support, backtracked when they found out that would technically let people play games they didnt pay for
>pointless new media format just because
>pack in movie instead of game
>because basically no games at launch
then vita
>drops memorystick for a exclusive, proprietary sd card that is 2x as expensive
>goes OLED at first then drops it because its too expensive to make
>ergonomics suck because of touch screen memes
>NO FUCKING GAMES


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>>27597251
The PS2 era

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How can it be a M60, I thought new Ms only come as a single digit name or the letter "i". Also what the fuck is a "IS"?
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>>27592745
>That M badge hasn't meant anything for a looooooong time
M stands for Mashallah
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>>27592439
Because chinks love this shit, I noone knows why
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Nice Hongda.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lo52XD3XTwM
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>>27592426
They need to produce the M80. 60 isnt enough M
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>>27592439
Why not, BMW wants some of the Tesla's fast EV sedan market share


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