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Year Make & Model (0-60) (1/4 Mile)
1997 Acura 2.2CL 8.9 16.7
2002 Acura 3.2CL Type S 6.8 15.0
1996 Acura 3.2TL 8.1 16.4
1999 Acura 3.2TL 7.4 15.7
2002 Acura 3.2TL Type S 6.2 14.8
2003 Acura 3.2CL Type-S 6.5 14.9
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Ok guys, this thread is for all mechanical related questions, and hopefully Bobby will be making it a Sticky. Car not starting? Rough Idle? Vibrates at 30MPH? Or anything of the like? Go ahead and ask! Just give me the year, make, model, motor, and tranny of your car to start with. When describing...
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1. Wear eye protection:
a) Every time you use a power tool.
b) Every time you use a hammer.
c) Every time you're using a tap or other brittle, hardened tool. They can, and do, shatter.
d) Every time you're under a vehicle. Falling dirt and debris can go anywhere.
e) Any time you're in the shop...
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List of power to weight ratios
List of 1/4 mile and 0-60 times
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Okay my Aunt is looking for a used Auto. 2006-2008, wants fold flat rear seats, fwd or awd, good gas mileage, decent price. We've been looking at Cr-V's, Rav 4's, HHR's, and Saturn Vue's. Any other suggestions?
Well, okay, I partially saw it, because after I saw a man licking blood off his fingers, I rejected the notion of watching the movie, but I did fast forward through the piece of crap.
The movie was "Drive Angry". My god, that movie made me want to vomit. I don't expect hollywood car physics to...
Cool Car Facts:
Top fuel dragsters accelerate at up to 5g from standing start. The nitromethane injection produces 6000 BHP.
The fastest time for removing a car engine, and replacing it is 42 seconds for a Ford Escort, on 21 November 1985.
An airbag moves up to 4500 mph within a second...
Top Gear Season 17 Episode 4 Jaguar XKR-S vs New Nissan GT-R
Found this article about how to shift without the clutch.
I know cars pre-1959 were quite sturdy, but when talking about new cars, is there a large variance in body strength? I read forums about people with cars like Subaru Foresters and kias, hyundais, and many japanese vehicles, and how ridiculously easily they will dent. Does it have to do with...
Kid Sticks His Face In Front of Smokey Muffler
Hey guys, its been awhile. Recently my car has been having problems with the electrical system. It all started one day when my car was running funny. During operation, it would randomly overcharge (really bright dash lights, engine seemed to run funny, engine runs hotter) then it would randomly...
Top Gear Season 17 Episode 1
Hope you doing well.
What you think about LED lighting?
Ever see those ads on T.V.? "Hi, Billy Mays here with the Ding King." Well, thy shall trust Billy Mays, because even though I was skeptical at first, I tried it on a very shallow palm sized deformation. After only two tries, the dent was about 50-60% improved, and I stoped there, since I was...
Evo - McLaren MP4-12C vs Ferrari 458 vs Noble M600 vs Porsche Turbo S
Kid Falls Out Of Moving Car
found this handy guide to hypermiling thought you guys would enjoy.
hypermiling part 2
Porsche Mid Engine vs Rear Engine handling
Porsche GT3 RS 4.0 review
I am writing a paper on Teen Driving and talking about whether or not new laws are needed to make teens safer such as more classes, more required hours behind the wheel, graduated drivers licenses and what not.
I wanted everyone's input on what they think of this issue. Do you think 16 year olds...
Girl tries to defend her BMW M5 against hockey fans
1. quick. at least 230 hp stock. or 0-60 in under 6.
2. good handling.
3. I don't plan on doing any major modifications. or having to fix something every weekend.
4. not a daily driver.
So far an 96-99 M3 is on my list and maybe an SRT-4.
Yes I know a Neon and an M3 on the...
About a month ago I started to notice this noise that gets pretty loud while accelerating. The harder you accelerate, the louder it gets and its loudest is when accelerating moderately to hard from a dead stop. The noise sounds like a horn. When driving at a steady speed or slowing down there is no...
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