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  1. Lamborghini Huracan Officially Revealed: 610-HP!

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  2. 2013 Honda Accord Officially Revealed

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  3. The U.S. / Mexico Border Is Officially Safe!!!

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    Because Chief Casey Ryback is now on duty!!! :bowdown: Steven Seagal hired to control U.S.-Mexico border – The Marquee Blog - Blogs :lol:
  4. Porsche GT3 RS 4.0 Officially Revealed With 500-hp

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    Get more: Porsche GT3 RS 4.0, plus VIDEO at
  5. new to PW officially

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    hey guys hey, big fan of the site, lots of info soaked up over the past 2-3 yrs:thumbup: from all of you. 02' 4mo v6 glx digs you too. cheers
  6. My B5.5 is now officially gone! I'm no longer a VW owner ;*-(

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    My old trusty Passat got rear ended last week, and the insurance today declared it as totaled. My neck & lower back are very stiff & sore at the moment, but Dr. said nothing is broken. My Passat has been a great grocery getter and a fantastic around town beater. I'm going to miss my it very...
  7. ECS is officially a bunch of badasses.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    shot jon a pm earlier on the offshot chance they knew where to get special tool 3393, the "test mandrels" that are used for aligning the subframe. well, he shot back with something i didn't expect. they now sell them, just because of one small request! if this doesn't make them amazing, i...
  8. Belly Pan (Officially "Noise Insulation Panel")

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    For a '99, 1.8 - The front most fastening point is a one-use nylon nut - 10mm - that threads onto a stud. The stud is pressed through a carrier that extends vertically up to the hood latch mechanism, bolted with a torx nut to the latch housing. Strangest thing. The rear of the pan is attached...
  9. Woohoo! Today, "real" baseball officially returns to Minnesota!

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    For the first time in over 25 years, the Minnesota Twins will play their home opener OUTDOORS! Twins ready for historic Target Field opener This has been the talk of the town for a couple months now. Target Field is great looking complex with views of the downtown skyline over right field...
  10. HUMMER, Officially A Chinese Brand

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    DETROIT (AP) -- Hummer, the off-road vehicle that once epitomized America's love for hulking trucks, is now in the hands of a Chinese heavy equipment maker. General Motors Co. and Sichuan Tengzhong Heavy Industrial Machinery Corp. finally signed the much-anticipated deal for GM to sell the...
  11. e-tron officially go.

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  12. Officially giving up on front brake hose replacement

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    Spent the whole morning and was only able to remove one hose from line to the ABS module, then one hard line from the caliper. everything else is dead frozen, no help from torch or vise. This is officially the worst project I have attempted on the car, water-neck now falls into second...
  13. The Rice scene Has Officially Hit The Passat With The Ugly Stick

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    Enjoy :wrench:
  14. officially CEL free...

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    so i finally got my car reflashed and my CEL is officially gone...i'm not sure what to do with my car without a CEL...
  15. Nashville is officially out of gas!

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    But officials are working at solving the problem
  16. My Passat is officially gone; but souviners are now for sale (PICS)

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    Well, she's gone. But I did have time to de-content the car. I have a number of things to sell: 1. Hella OEM HID's - SOLD 2. Used O2 Sensor - SOLD 3. OEM N75-C valve - SOLD 4. Modified fuel pressure regulator - SOLD 5. Air Intake Sensor - SOLD 6. AEB ECU with GIAC 1BAR - SOLD 7. Nordskog...
  17. Officially Joining the Apple Family

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    So after playing with some of the latest apple computers (mac pro,macbook,imac), I've put in my order for a 24" Imac. Looking forward to getting it on Tuesday. I've been hoping to read up on it (I'm a casual computer geek) and see if there are some mods, tips, tricks in using it and upgrading...
  18. I'm now officially over the hill...

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    and only one person here has bothered to wish me a happy birthday on my 50th! care to guess who? post your guesses here! :lol:
  19. Mercedes-McLaren SLR 722 GT officially launched

    Anything Auto Quote: A new version of the Mercedes-McLaren has been developed by British motorsports company RML Group for a handful of privateer teams who hope to compete in a new club racing series. The car was solely designed for the track and has no...
  20. BMW officially bringing 3.0 turbodiesel to US in 2008!

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    Too long to paste the whole thing, so here's Jalopnik's summary. Full link to the official press release at the bottom: I'll try and keep this short: 3.0-liter sequential turbo I-6 good for 286 HP, 427 lb-ft of twist and a combined cycle of 35 mpg. I really can't think of much else to say. OK...