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by potownrob
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:34 am
Forum: Tranny Talk
Topic: How Many Speeds?
Replies: 8
Views: 200

Re: How Many Speeds?

My driving is a bit of everything. I commute in semi-regular stop and go traffic, I drive from MA to PA often enough. Sometimes I just drive half an hour or more of pure empty highway to see friends. I tow excessively heavy loads for a little wagon. I want six gears. My current five doesn't cut it....
by potownrob
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:33 am
Forum: Tranny Talk
Topic: How Many Speeds?
Replies: 8
Views: 200

Re: How Many Speeds?

3 gears definitely not gonna cut it in hill country, at least not if you don't want to move like a snail. reminds me of my online friend who doesn't believe in AWD/4x4 or even snow tires at all. didn't make sense til i realized it's rather flat out where he lives.
by potownrob
Sat Mar 20, 2021 1:07 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Ahm Agonna Have to Have a Torque with that Boy
Replies: 1
Views: 371

Re: Ahm Agonna Have to Have a Torque with that Boy

well, hope fully they gave the poor lad a second chance :o :twisted:
by potownrob
Sat Mar 20, 2021 1:05 am
Forum: Manuals in the News
Topic: If You Want To Learn To Drive Stick, Just Learn How To Ride A Motorcycle
Replies: 6
Views: 450

Re: If You Want To Learn To Drive Stick, Just Learn How To Ride A Motorcycle

inn deed seams like a roundabout whey to learn how to shift and werk the clutch, unless you plan to ride a bike off course. plus, a car and bike are not the same. just take an old beater car to a dead parking lot and have at it. :D
by potownrob
Tue Mar 09, 2021 12:50 am
Forum: The Photo and Video Gallery
Topic: Hairy chests
Replies: 10
Views: 5435

Re: Hairy chests

ClutchFork wrote: Mon Mar 08, 2021 9:35 pm
potownrob wrote: Sun Mar 07, 2021 2:10 am it'll probably take you a wile to get used to rope's writing styles... :twisted: :mrgreen:
I still haven't gotten used to it. :lol:

If I tried to write like that it would take me a lot longer to write.
Speak fur yer self Herr Kupplung :mrgreen:
by potownrob
Mon Mar 08, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Tranny Talk
Topic: I think I found the worst thing about interior design for manual transmission cars
Replies: 25
Views: 4871

Re: I think I found the worst thing about interior design for manual transmission cars

witch wuss an afterthought, the shifter or the cupholder? :? :arrow: :| If it comes down to shifter or a cup holder, well in the olden days we stuck the cup between our legs (not coffee--dangerous). I once got a beer soak that way though. way back in the day (1970s). https://memegenerator.net/img/i...
by potownrob
Sun Mar 07, 2021 11:38 pm
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi
Replies: 55546
Views: 2322602

Re: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi

In my two auto climate control cars, there's nothing to do except maybe turn on the defrost once in a while. Otherwise they're set to auto and never adjusted. In the two manual climate vehicles I need to constantly adjust to find then maintain a good temperature. Give me the set-and-forget option e...
by potownrob
Sun Mar 07, 2021 11:23 am
Forum: Tranny Talk
Topic: Modern Amish Transportation
Replies: 55
Views: 7731

Re: Modern Amish Transportation

VW DROPPING GOLF FROM THE U.S. - KINDA The Volkswagen Golf is an icon in the industry. It’s usually the best selling car in Europe and one of the best in the world. But yesterday VW announced it’s dropping the Golf in the American market. Last year VW sold fewer than 15,000 in the U.S. Fortunately,...
by potownrob
Sun Mar 07, 2021 9:37 am
Forum: New Member Introductions
Topic: New member
Replies: 15
Views: 8798

Re: New member

Sew cun fused rite aboot now :o
by potownrob
Sun Mar 07, 2021 2:10 am
Forum: The Photo and Video Gallery
Topic: Hairy chests
Replies: 10
Views: 5435

Re: Hairy chests

it'll probably take you a wile to get used to rope's writing styles... :twisted: :mrgreen:
by potownrob
Sun Mar 07, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi
Replies: 55546
Views: 2322602

Re: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi

deafeningly prefer simple HVAC knobs to the new-age auto climate control setups ive dealt whiff inn recent years. took me a hot minute (or month) to figure out the controls on my '15 accord. even the bass accord had the auto setup on the neinf gen on up (from MY '13 on), sew there wasn't even the op...
by potownrob
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:57 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Stop Polishing Your Car!
Replies: 14
Views: 504

Re: Stop Polishing Your Car!

wut a lode off dunk key dung that is. the natives in that article come off as irrational, high and out of touch. that chief must be smoking something strong. the lady at the end has no idea what she's talking about. what are they doing on google anyway?? knot two mensch shun the non-native PC warrio...
by potownrob
Sat Feb 20, 2021 8:44 am
Forum: Rants and Raves
Topic: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi
Replies: 55546
Views: 2322602

Re: Misc Thread VI: Return of the Threadi

rooks rike eye mist sum act tivity inn hier :o
by potownrob
Sat Feb 20, 2021 8:40 am
Forum: The Photo and Video Gallery
Topic: Recent long road trip
Replies: 14
Views: 4031

Re: Recent long road trip

SamuelRichards wrote: Fri Feb 19, 2021 12:26 pm The photos are just awesome, inspired by your trip, I look forward to the warmth to go on a trip, I really love the mountains, forest and camping in tents.
ewe wood off inn joyed the WV SS meats back inn the day :D