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    svtrit reacted to BrianF's post in the thread Salt with Like Like.
    I will take the poor winters, salted roads, miles of grid roads to drive, wear and tear on my vehicles because its all worth it when you...
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    svtrit replied to the thread Swaybar bushings.
    Same on my sons’ car, but I did struts all around anyway because it floated like a boat.....198k miles on original struts will do that I...
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    svtrit replied to the thread Salt.
    I spent 5 years in CA. Great environment for cars, but there is more to life than the longevity of my cars. Better quality of life in...
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    Around here, cattle trucks think they are invincible, and will drive at high speed no matter what the conditions.
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    We raised our family of 6 with three minivans (2 at the same time at one point), then got a sedan, and now have another minivan because...
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    svtrit reacted to aquariuscsm's post in the thread 2021 Nissan Altima SR rental review. with Like Like.
    I really loved the feel of the Altima’s CVT transmission.
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    I’d buy an Altima in a heartbeat. The CVT is just fine with the right maintenance, which you won’t hear. Only complaints are heard. I do...
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    svtrit replied to the thread Snow Question.
    The pickup has a limited slip. 200lbs of sandbags, a set of chains, and a shovel will be fine. My 86 Dodge was awesome in blizzards...
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    svtrit replied to the thread Spray Wax - What is the Point?.
    I got to thinking about this post after realizing why both of my cars are staying so clean this winter. Usually, as we go through our...
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    5000 miles on the Town and Country, as it is the kid hauler, short tripper. Havoline 6 quart conventional 6000-7500 on the Rouge, as...
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    svtrit reacted to FlyNavyP3's post in the thread Oedro floor mats with Like Like.
    Maybe I'm just on a soap box, but these look like outright copies of Weathertech mats. That [censored] me off for a few reasons, for...
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    svtrit replied to the thread Boxed Motor Oil WARNING.
    Thanks for the heads up. I used a Havoline 6qt for an oil change yesterday, and really liked it overall. I’ll keep using them based on...
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    svtrit replied to the thread Winter gas mileage.
    I was in Winnipeg once when it was -50 outside. My coworkers could not believe that Enterprise gave me a rental without a block heater...
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    svtrit replied to the thread Why the dislike for CVTs?.
    It doesn’t take long to get used to it. I actually dislike the fake shifting in my Rouge. You can avoid that by not pushing the pedal...
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    Actually I just came across the article on NPR as my dad saw this. Several junk dealers in Guatemala of all places are buying up the...
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