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  1. Mercedes USA CEO Axed for Spending Company Funds on Home Reno

    Anything Auto
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  2. Why are we still spending?

    The Black Hole
    Seriously -- we can take the whole McCain-Bush-Obama battle and set it aside. Two questions: Why is the current admin. STILL spending money like crazy? When does it stop?
  3. Barney Frank and the Dems call for a 25% decrease in military spending!

    The Black Hole Not only would such a cut be incredibly irresponsible, it would be flat out dangerous. His "logic" is absolutely idiotic. Elmer Fudd...I mean Barney as friggin' dumb as box of rocks. This...
  4. Guess who is spending too much money...

    The Black Hole The Washington Post reported that Sen. John McCain has officially broken the $54 million dollar spending cap set by the FEC
  5. Suspension noises (w/video) - even after spending $1000

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello all, Okay, so the car's been making these metal-on-metal noises over bumps for a while and since the missus is going to start commuting to work next week we thought we better take it in. So I drop it off and they replace an "upper guide link" (8E0-407-510-A), then tell me both tie rods...
  6. Bridge Collapse Revives Issue of Road Spending

    The Black Hole
    I thought this kind of stuff should be moved from the OT thread about the bridge collapse and PW'ers checking in. Bridge Collapse Revives Issue of Road Spending The article mentions attempts in state legislatures to pass bond issues etc to try and raise money for maintenance. Several studies...
  7. AC vent fix...without spending a dime

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I bought my B5 with a middle A/C drivers side vent that didnt I popped out the vent with butter knifes and i had to remove the side controllers on each side. I noticed that the small black notch had broken off and the toothed gear was just floating around. I was able to take a...

    The Black Hole
    I've been a fan of this for a while, nice that Greenie agrees. :)
  9. Increasing SPL without spending alot of cash

    Mobile Electronics
    I have a 600 watt mono kicker amp with a 12" L7 kicker sub. sony hu, what can i do to increase the spl without spending alot of money. I have a spl competition coming up soon, and i want to set the state record for meca in the as1 level which is new to illinois. HELP!
  10. Total spending on the mod?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i just want to see the total amount you guys or girls spend on mod? i haven't spend a dollar on any mod yet.