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  1. BillLin liked xcel's post in the thread 2017 Toyota Prius Prime: Price + Content + Efficiency = WOW!!!.

    Hi All: After over 1,450 miles in the Accord Hybrid Touring trim last week due to that damn infernal capless refuel system forcing me...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 8:24 PM
  2. BillLin posted comment on media 2020 Toyota Prius Prime Limited - Costco Refuel Angle Pic

    I kind of like the white. Boring but practical for keeping out the sun's heat.

    2020 Toyota Prius Prime Limited - Costco Refuel 1.jpg Feb 19, 2020 at 8:03 PM
  3. BillLin liked Carcus's post in the thread "Toshiba engineers have cracked the Holy Grail of electric vehicle batteries...".

    Hi Wayne, I suppose it's possible that Tesla will trot something out to try and help justify their sky high stock price on "Tesla...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 8:01 PM
  4. BillLin liked xcel's post in the thread "Toshiba engineers have cracked the Holy Grail of electric vehicle batteries...".

    Hi Carcus: Rumor is that Tesla has some Solid State Battery tech they will be introducing very soon in one of their production...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 6:36 PM
  5. BillLin liked Gord's post in the thread Month of February 2020 (Nat’l Avg $2.477).

    Going home last Thursday, 3UP, detour #2, very busy, 43°F, 39.9 / 20.9 On vacation Friday so went to mother's, 50°F: 51.8 / 4.3 then...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 6:14 PM
  6. BillLin liked PaleMelanesian's post in the thread 2016 Nissan Versa SV Fuel Mileage Update.

    Right there with you, Carcus. My Fit handles better, but the old Civic had much better "feel". It was more alive, it spoke to me as we...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 4:28 PM
  7. BillLin liked PaleMelanesian's post in the thread Month of February 2020 (Nat’l Avg $2.477).

    Our temps dropped from 70 to mid 40's. 44.9 / 5.3 - home with a stiff headwind from the north 54.2 / 5.7 - out to band practice 46.6 /...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 3:48 PM
  8. BillLin liked Carcus's post in the thread 2016 Nissan Versa SV Fuel Mileage Update.

    Oh reliable/affordable (and if need be, repairable) Japanese import of the 80's, .. how do I miss thee? --- Let me count the ways: --...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 3:47 PM
  9. BillLin liked EdwinTheMagnificent's post in the thread 2016 Nissan Versa SV Fuel Mileage Update.

    Yes , the Mazda GLC steering was the benchmark , for me , until I got the Civic Si. Not that the Honda was much better , but I drove it...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 1:52 PM
  10. BillLin liked RedylC94's post in the thread 2016 Nissan Versa SV Fuel Mileage Update.

    Ultimate handling of my Mazda was mediocre even by 1980 small-car standards. However, its manual steering "feel" in normal sedate...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 1:52 PM
  11. BillLin replied to the thread 2016 Nissan Versa SV Fuel Mileage Update.

    That's an interesting source of recommendation for drivers' choice 'award'.

    Feb 19, 2020 at 1:52 PM
  12. BillLin liked litesong's post in the thread 2016 Nissan Versa SV Fuel Mileage Update.

    Longshoremen off-load cars from Japan. The great consensus was, Mazda's drove, handled & braked the best, through their entire line-up.

    Feb 19, 2020 at 1:48 PM
  13. BillLin liked EdwinTheMagnificent's post in the thread Month of February 2020 (Nat’l Avg $2.477).

    Today , 18 deg F in Naperville and 16 in Elk Grove. A NNW wind of 7 MPH was in my face for 2/3 of the way. 35.1 miles , 53.7 MPG. Not...

    Feb 19, 2020 at 1:48 PM
  14. BillLin replied to the thread The Horsepower wars are getting ridiculous, Dodge Demon.

    I get what you're saying and understand the difference. I could say more, but instead, I'll apologize to all for going off topic.

    Feb 18, 2020 at 10:26 PM
  15. BillLin liked litesong's post in the thread The Horsepower wars are getting ridiculous, Dodge Demon.

    I was talking about vehicle dealers & Hyundai being the best to deal. Wasn't talking about myself.

    Feb 18, 2020 at 10:17 PM