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Old 09-18-2012, 03:49 AM   #4861
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The Astro was so much fun this morning. Working climate control was amazing. The interior heats up so much faster now that the vents can be controlled, and using the vents is awesome in itself. Since they are all vacuum powered, you get awesome Startrek doorway noises when you choose which vents you want open. PTSH-SSSssssss...
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Hmm, my realistic four car garage would be:

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I like the Astro van. I didn't like the lack of AC, but apparently that's been remedied. I like utilitarian cars.
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I imagine those would look ok on the Jazz if it were a bit more modded
Screw that, I'm not cleaning those wheels on a daily driver. I'll stick with Compomotive.
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Hmm, my realistic four car garage would be:

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Actually, ride comfort and sound levels in the Astro are horrid. Would upgrade to a newer Chevrolet Express.
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I like the Astro van. I didn't like the lack of AC, but apparently that's been remedied. I like utilitarian cars.
AC still doesn't work. Need to research how AC systems work a little more before buying a bottle of refrigerant and injecting it somewhere.
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Daniel started this 4 cars or less fantasy garage of realistically obtainable cars within the next 5 years.

Or at least those are the rules I made up.
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Screw that, I'm not cleaning those wheels on a daily driver. I'll stick with Compomotive.
Quit picking at your daily driver or it'll get infected.

Get a special project car already.
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Hmm, I think I will stick to the Ford Transit as my utility vehicle, the Fit as my daily, the W140 for ribbon-cuttings, and something sporty and juvenile.
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Get a special project car already.
I'm wanting an E36 more and more...
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Besides, I like tinkering with the Fit. It's like risk-free modding/tampering. You move a hose in the BMW and everything falls to pieces.
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And you need more padding and pillows in your living room.


I'll try to keep that in mind for next time.
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