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19-06-2013, 07:55 PM
RE: Help me buy a car.
(19-06-2013 07:48 PM)Bows and Arrows Wrote:  click on each test and it will take you to a written report, some have crash photo's so you can see how the car crumpled. The roof strength ratings are fairly new (last few years), and I think its mostly for rollover accidents and whether the roof will support the car when its upside down.

I just looked up my car 2011 sienna..

I was happy -- I had little info when I bought it in 2010.


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19-06-2013, 08:04 PM (This post was last modified: 19-06-2013 08:15 PM by GirlyMan.)
RE: Help me buy a car.
(19-06-2013 07:34 PM)houseofcantor Wrote:  Well, my last car was a '66 Bel Air. Big Grin

Jesus Fucking Christ! I'm glad Manly wasn't hit by one of those. You put a fucking turret and a .50 cal on top of that and it'd fucking survive Afghanistan. ... Also looks like it could provide housing for a family of 4. Big Grin

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(19-06-2013 07:48 PM)Bows and Arrows Wrote:  click on each test and it will take you to a written report, some have crash photo's so you can see how the car crumpled. The roof strength ratings are fairly new (last few years), and I think its mostly for rollover accidents and whether the roof will support the car when its upside down.

Got it. Thanks!

(19-06-2013 07:19 PM)Full Circle Wrote:  $1160 price difference for the new car...$1,160/8450mi = $0.14/mi

They are giving you 14 cents per mile discount when 25 is more reasonable. If the model is not the issue I'd take the new one every time.

And if I buy a new Tucson I get a $500 discount for being a "valued Hyundai owner" and another $500 for being a Vet making the difference even less. Think it's gonna boil down to the additional cargo space available in the Santa Fe. We don't use it often, but it is nice when we need a new refrigerator and can just go to Costco and take it home.

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19-06-2013, 08:18 PM
RE: Help me buy a car.
(19-06-2013 07:26 PM)Full Circle Wrote:  
(19-06-2013 07:21 PM)GirlyMan Wrote:  Useless pieces of shit. Cantor owns a canoe, he ain't owned a car in years and Bucky's Benz was bought by his rich ass daddy. Useless pieces of shit. ... Wait Cantor actually answered my question. Useless piece of shit Bucky. Tongue


That's an interesting way to look at it. Thanks!

I'm just happy I didn't meet HoC and BB's fate!

I gots no damn Mercedes. I gots a Jeep. I wanna 135i Bemer convert, but my puppy gets so excited in it he pees on the seat. And I need the Jeep for carrying stuff on the top.

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19-06-2013, 08:22 PM
RE: Help me buy a car.
(19-06-2013 08:18 PM)Bucky Ball Wrote:  
(19-06-2013 07:26 PM)Full Circle Wrote:  I'm just happy I didn't meet HoC and BB's fate!

I gots no damn Mercedes. I gots a Jeep. I wanna 135i Bemer convert, but my puppy gets so excited in it he pees on the seat. And I need the Jeep for carrying stuff on the top.

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19-06-2013, 08:31 PM
RE: Help me buy a car.
Get a motorbike.

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19-06-2013, 08:51 PM
RE: Help me buy a car.
(19-06-2013 08:31 PM)earmuffs Wrote:  Get a motorbike.

There ya go. I get 50mpg (and my bike is not fuel efficient), I'm faster than 90% of cars on the road (and my bike is slow), my insurance is practically nil...

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19-06-2013, 09:31 PM
RE: Help me buy a car.
(19-06-2013 08:22 PM)Momsurroundedbyboys Wrote:  
(19-06-2013 08:18 PM)Bucky Ball Wrote:  I gots no damn Mercedes. I gots a Jeep. I wanna 135i Bemer convert, but my puppy gets so excited in it he pees on the seat. And I need the Jeep for carrying stuff on the top.

Is it blue?

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19-06-2013, 09:33 PM
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Get a Ferrari.
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19-06-2013, 09:40 PM
RE: Help me buy a car.
(19-06-2013 09:31 PM)Bucky Ball Wrote:  
(19-06-2013 08:22 PM)Momsurroundedbyboys Wrote:  Is it blue?

"Candy apple" red, and black. Weeping

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19-06-2013, 09:41 PM
RE: Help me buy a car.
(19-06-2013 08:51 PM)ridethespiral Wrote:  
(19-06-2013 08:31 PM)earmuffs Wrote:  Get a motorbike.

There ya go. I get 50mpg (and my bike is not fuel efficient), I'm faster than 90% of cars on the road (and my bike is slow), my insurance is practically nil...

Hell, even my ninja 250 was quicker than most cars haha. I got almost 70mpg on that bike.
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