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    Subaru Quality Strikes Again!!!

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Toros</div><div class="ubbcode-body">They n ever did fix the head gasket issue.</div></div> Yes, they did. But they did it by redesigning the engine, and didn't fix all the existing engines. No problems here with the...
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    Airlines, will they survive?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by grampi</div><div class="ubbcode-body">common sense tells me we SHOULD be back to normal before the end of the year, but then again, common sense seems to be a thing of the past...</div></div> As far as I can see...
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    Will This Pandemic Be the Nail in the Coffin for Some Automakers?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by JeffKeryk</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Yes, they were started earlier. Never mass produced.</div></div> They were by the standards of the time (when basically nothing was mass-produced in the modern sense). In 1900...
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    Will This Pandemic Be the Nail in the Coffin for Some Automakers?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Quote</div><div class="ubbcode-body">EVs are not for everyone. But remember they are in their infancy as mass produced vehicles. This is the pioneering stage.</div></div> No, the pioneering stage for EVs was back in the 1800s. People have...
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    Unplanned shutdowns

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by javacontour</div><div class="ubbcode-body">IIRC, NTFS is a journaling file system, meaning writes go to a journal before they are applied to the file system. Meaning there is a good chance the write gets to the disk and...
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    Will This Pandemic Be the Nail in the Coffin for Some Automakers?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by CKN</div><div class="ubbcode-body">We get it- "new tech phobia" is alive and well on BITOG. It sounds like there is a Crown Vic in your future.</div></div> Electric cars aren't 'new tech'. They're 19th-century tech...
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    Starting to see more made in USA

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by ZZman</div><div class="ubbcode-body">And more manufacturing here is probably just going to mean more machines. </div></div> That still means more jobs in the US to install and maintain those machines (and, hopefully, to...
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    Will This Pandemic Be the Nail in the Coffin for Some Automakers?

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by MaximaGuy</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Auto makers need to change and change real fast - they need to start exploring and investing in EV and make EV vehicles cheap.</div></div> That's kind of like telling aviation...
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    Subaru Battery Woes

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by dkryan</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Has any Subaru owners gotten the dealer to replace the POS (I ain't referring to "positive") OEM battery under warranty?</div></div> Yes. It had a hard time starting in cold weather...
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    Bad rust pitting on old Mauser

    The obvious answer is: ask a gunsmith. I've fired a Lee-Enfield with similar or worse pitting, which the local gunsmith had passed as safe. So while I'd be wary of shooting it without getting a second opinion from someone who knows what they're doing, it may well be safe to do so. As others...
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    Caliber Question

    Unless you're planning on long-range shooting, I'd just go for 7.62x39. Ammo is plentiful and cheap, and it's accurate enough for government work.
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    Feral hogs in Canada?

    Yeah, a year or two back we were given permission to shoot them on sight. If this virus thing goes on much longer I may have to go and get some free bacon.
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    Question about Apple TV

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by Quattro Pete</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Google not playing well with Apple? Who would have thought? <img src="/forums/graemlins/smile.gif" alt="smile" title="smile" height="15" width="15" /></div></div> Thing is...
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    2019 Crosstrek

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted by buster</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Has Subaru fixed the oil consumption issue in these engines?</div></div> I don't see many people complaining about it in the current models, and it's mostly manual transmissions...
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    RIP Clive Cussler

    Crap. I've been reading one of his books and wondering which to buy next.
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