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What can Nurgun do to combat price gouging at his local Toyota dealership?

01.01.2005

I have been trying to buy a new Toyota Prius Recently two Southeast Florida dealers have told me they're in short supply They both say they'll put me on the waiting list if I give them a deposit of and...

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Is it worth putting snow tires on a rear-wheel-drive car?

01.01.2005

My wife said she heard you say that snow tires are useless on rear-wheel-drive cars Your Web site seems to say the opposite but it isn't specific enough about rear-wheel-drive cars to satisfy her I need an answer fast since...

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Car related gift ideas.

12.01.2004

It's getting to be that time of year again -- time to wonder what to get my male relatives for Christmas I'm sure I'm not the only female who is confronted with this dilemma every year When I ask them...

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What kind of auto parts might I take with me to Cuba?

12.01.2004

Hi guys As you've probably heard Cuba is full of classic American cars from the s imported before the Castro revolution of ' -- and they are still being driven A recent article in National Geographic Traveler states In fact...

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