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  1. BillLin liked litesong's post in the thread Month of September 2022 (Nat'l Avg $3.829).

    Our 15 year old, 170,000+ mile Hyundai Accent, of which one dealer sold new Accents for $14,000 (yes, 2 for $14,000) seems to be...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 11:40 PM
  2. BillLin liked MaxxMPG's post in the thread Ioniq with a Boot (#BritishEnglish) - The 2023 Elantra Hybrid.

    Even sillier considering the cluster is just a laptop screen. They can program it to any range they want. It'd be easy enough to just...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 7:51 PM
  3. BillLin liked MaxxMPG's post in the thread Ioniq with a Boot (#BritishEnglish) - The 2023 Elantra Hybrid.

    Hyundai fuel gages usually read Full well before they're actually full, so I am not sure I will get a full 1000 miles out of the tank....

    Sep 30, 2022 at 7:51 PM
  4. BillLin liked RedylC94's post in the thread Month of September 2022 (Nat'l Avg $3.829).

    Not yet. Wheel bearings used to be more durable, and far less expensive to replace, before they required replacing the entire hub...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 5:56 PM
  5. BillLin replied to the thread Ioniq with a Boot (#BritishEnglish) - The 2023 Elantra Hybrid.

    Wow!

    Sep 30, 2022 at 5:55 PM
  6. BillLin liked RedylC94's post in the thread Ioniq with a Boot (#BritishEnglish) - The 2023 Elantra Hybrid.

    That 160-mph speedometer looks to me like a silly waste of valuable instrument-panel real estate. Unless you can show us another photo...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 5:55 PM
  7. BillLin liked MaxxMPG's post in the thread Ioniq with a Boot (#BritishEnglish) - The 2023 Elantra Hybrid.

    Thursday night (9/29), with almost 300 miles showing on the odometer, it was time to press up the tires. I took them to 48 for now. It...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 5:55 PM
  8. BillLin liked EdwinTheMagnificent's post in the thread Month of September 2022 (Nat'l Avg $3.829).

    Well , I took my car to the mechanic yesterday , and he replaced the right rear wheel bearing. $350 + $187.50 labor. Ouch. RedylC94 ,...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 1:03 PM
  9. BillLin liked xcel's post in the thread GM and OneD Battery Sciences Collaborate on Joint R&D of Silicon Anode Tech for More Efficient EV Ba.

    GM and OneD Battery Sciences announced the execution of a joint R&D agreement focused on the potential use of OneD’s silicon...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 12:28 AM
  10. BillLin liked xcel's post in the thread What's your current fuel prices?.

    Hi All: I had to refuel and Shell's Fuel Rewards Network had a $0.25/gallon deal plus $0.10/gallon off with T-Mobile Tuesday. $3.049...

    Sep 30, 2022 at 12:25 AM
  11. BillLin liked xcel's post in the thread Toyota Ends Vehicle Manufacturing In Russia.

    Last week, Toyota announced it will end vehicle production at its Saint Petersburg plant in Russia. On March 4th when Russia's initial...

    Sep 29, 2022 at 6:18 PM
  12. BillLin liked RedylC94's post in the thread Looking for new tires for the SportWagen TDI, anyone here try the Firestone Champion Fuel Fighters?.

    Yes, and lucky if they don't grossly overtighten the lug nuts.

    Sep 29, 2022 at 6:17 PM
  13. BillLin liked EdwinTheMagnificent's post in the thread All-new 2nd Gen 2023 Kia Niro Preview.

    I actually like this one. After seeing one up close , it's more like a station wagon than a crossover. Wish they would sell the EV here....

    Sep 29, 2022 at 6:16 PM
  14. BillLin liked litesong's post in the thread Looking for new tires for the SportWagen TDI, anyone here try the Firestone Champion Fuel Fighters?.

    I’ve got a great mechanic who has done all my cars for 25 years.

    Sep 29, 2022 at 4:37 AM