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    1. #101
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      I don't consider this a normal Nissan - how about a Patrol?

      5.6-liter, 390 hp, IRS, made in Japan for $40k on the low end. Probably can't get 4WD for $45k but the 2WD has a limited slip.
      https://www.cars.com/for-sale/search...28880&zc=30301

      Improving the signal-to-noise ratio

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      New Car Purchase Take Two

      My brother (MAGICGTI) is a Volvo salesman.

      Nissan is waaay too big.

      I think she is going to pick the V60 / V60CC.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      My brother (MAGICGTI) is a Volvo salesman.

      Nissan is waaay too big.

      I think she is going to pick the V60 / V60CC.
      I figured, but thought the stonkin' engine and the fancy platform might be of some interest!
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      Quote Originally Posted by adrew View Post
      I figured, but thought the stonkin' engine and the fancy platform might be of some interest!
      FIL just traded the infiniti version for the John Snow car Q60S? Not sure what the 400 hp one is.

      Also are their tunes available for the 2016 V60CC?


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      http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f96/u...1216045?page=2

      Also this is freaking awesome. Storage idea for the Wrangler Unlimited that helps the seats fold flat.


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      New Car Purchase Take Two

      Am I missing something here, the dealer burnt your Camaro to the ground and they aren't offering you a deal on a new SUV? Seems like an opportunity to get one real cheap.

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      Quote Originally Posted by ZPayne View Post


      Could probably negotiate one with little or no options down to 45k. They start at around 48-49k IIRC. Seems like most of the stuff you need comes standard anyway
      Did you have to post that? Makes me just want to pull up to MAGICGTI and hand him my wallet, checkbook and piggybank.
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      Quote Originally Posted by CaleDeRoo View Post
      Not a bad choice, but an older platform long overdue for replacement, no?
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      2014 Dodge Durango Limited AWD - wife's
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      Quote Originally Posted by davewg View Post
      Not a bad choice, but an older platform long overdue for replacement, no?
      They're not planning on keeping the car long I thought? I'm sure they can get a good deal on it as well.
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      Quote Originally Posted by GolfTango View Post
      Am I missing something here, the dealer burnt your Camaro to the ground and they aren't offering you a deal on a new SUV? Seems like an opportunity to get one real cheap.
      I am speculating that is why they swapped her Malibu loaner to a brand new Acadia Denali. It isn't a loaner. They pulled it off the sales lot a technically a different dealer since it is GMC. My guess is they will try to dump it on her. They are 16% off right now, so clearly the dealer has a ton of room.

      Quote Originally Posted by davewg View Post
      Did you have to post that? Makes me just want to pull up to MAGICGTI and hand him my wallet, checkbook and piggybank.
      Polestar one is teh sex

      Quote Originally Posted by davewg View Post
      Not a bad choice, but an older platform long overdue for replacement, no?
      Agreed. Old.

      Quote Originally Posted by CaleDeRoo View Post
      They're not planning on keeping the car long I thought? I'm sure they can get a good deal on it as well.
      This purchase will be long term. Camaro was short term before kids arrived. We are DINK for now, but Catholic and over 30.


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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      We are DINK for now, but Catholic and over 30.
      So religion is forcing you to have kids?
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      Pedantry: winning arguments through exasperation since 1651. An Old World Tradition!
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      New Car Purchase Take Two

      Quote Originally Posted by NeverEnoughCars View Post
      So religion is forcing you to have kids?
      More like culture and socialization.

      And you do realize that was tongue-in-cheek right? Some of you are tons of fun at parties.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      More like culture and socialization.
      Not really sure that is any better...
      Quote Originally Posted by Turbio! View Post
      Pedantry: winning arguments through exasperation since 1651. An Old World Tradition!
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      Quote Originally Posted by NeverEnoughCars View Post
      Not really sure that is any better...




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      Quote Originally Posted by NeverEnoughCars View Post
      So religion is forcing you to have kids?
      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      More like culture and socialization.

      And you do realize that was tongue-in-cheek right? Some of you are tons of fun at parties.
      I thought it was the Jewish mother-in-law (we are, so no knocks on me making religious stereotypes)
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      Quote Originally Posted by davewg View Post
      I thought it was the Jewish mother-in-law (we are, so no knocks on me making religious stereotypes)
      Can we make Mormon stereotypes at least?


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      Man my girlfriend has 3 kids..

      You can have 2 or 3 of them.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      This purchase will be long term. Camaro was short term before kids arrived. We are DINK for now, but Catholic and over 30.

      Push for a Canyon now.


      I miss that DINK money. Sigh.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Aonarch View Post
      Can we make Mormon stereotypes at least?


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      Multiple wives, multitudinous offspring?

      Or devout, straight-laced serious folk?

      I really know nothing about most religions. I should quit while I'm ahead. Back on topic...this does look good.

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      Issue with the V60CC is drive-e. We would have to grab a left over 16 Platinum.

      Why is all of this so difficult. Nothing is appealing to either of us.


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      What about a minivan?
      Since kids are being forced on you then why not embrace it fully and go all in on a nice van?
      Quote Originally Posted by Turbio! View Post
      Pedantry: winning arguments through exasperation since 1651. An Old World Tradition!
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      Quote Originally Posted by NeverEnoughCars View Post
      What about a minivan?
      Since kids are being forced on you then why not embrace it fully and go all in on a nice van?




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      Quote Originally Posted by CaleDeRoo View Post
      Side question, are these all that terrible? I know they're old, but I think they still look kind of cool, and the drive is supposed to be pretty good...
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      Quote Originally Posted by StlVDub View Post
      Side question, are these all that terrible? I know they're old, but I think they still look kind of cool, and the drive is supposed to be pretty good...
      That depends on your definition of "terrible". I think they are pretty awesome, but that's as somebody who owns a G35. It's pretty much just a taller hatchback version of my car but with more power. They did fix the teeny tiny rear legroom issue with the current elongated QX50, but the trunk is still small, it doesn't get great MPG, and is dated inside (it looks about the same as my 2007... not a bad thing, but not "modern"). That said, it's an n/a 325hp RWD/AWD lifted hatchback with a 7,500 RPM redline and hydraulic power steering for $35k new. So, that's pretty cool.

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