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Your random post whore thread.

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by James92Scort, Dec 10, 2006.

  1. Intuit

    Intuit FEOA Member

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    Dodge/Chrysler engine in a Ford Fusion Mustang Cobra. Makes sense...
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    Your hot Goolant is on the right...
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    Cymmantix My old archenemy, RAKES!

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    This looks shopped.
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    Why?? Just why??
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    marclar Moderator Staff Member

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    substantially more reliable..
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    And alot less rust problems.
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    88ESCORTV6 The Alpha Of The Omega

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    Come on guy's no way a Dodge rust less then a Ford. And Ford is way more reliable. I'm a auto mechanic for over 30 years and worse rust I have seen are Dodge and Mazda reliability Dodge has none. There electric and electronic problems and gremlins are driving mechanics bonkers.
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    I was meaning that it would rust far less because its more or less a mustang.
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    88ESCORTV6 The Alpha Of The Omega

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    Ah ok then move along :)
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    Cymmantix My old archenemy, RAKES!

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    Still looks shopped, real or not. Sometimes when you get ideas, you just let them go.......
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    Factory installed Honda rotors have what looks like grey paint on them. It makes sense as much of the surface will flash rust on the lot.

    What really blew my mind was larger Acura rotors having a little groove of varying lengths cut into the outermost edge of the rotors.
    It occured to me they are so big, that they had to be balanced.
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    I'd like to know what kind of paint wouldn't be scraped off just pulling the vehicle to/from the transport and to the space on the dealer lot. They probably don't have as many "fast & furious" lot hands joy riding new cars at the Honda/Acura d'ships though.
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    I was asking the same question. It scratches off the braking surface and leaves the rest a nice satin silver. But clear as day, SOMETHING is sprayed on. The center of the hub is raw. It's enough to keep the fins and ''hub" from rusting where it's visible.
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    Cymmantix My old archenemy, RAKES!

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    So along this line of discussion, who here has used coated rotors?
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    i dunno man... i would rather deal with electrical can bus issues than fords poor design issues.. ford forgot how to build an engine after 2000.
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    88ESCORTV6 The Alpha Of The Omega

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    I have a 2011 Ford f150 v8 coyote with 466780 on the dial. And I use it a lot and I drive it everywhere.

    Dodge wireless control unit and corrosion totally Integraded box can beep beep beep My A$$
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