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Old 09-26-2005, 11:22 PM   #31
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my bad :(
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my speedo goes to 140, but rumor has it i can only go 110...i stil have yet to test that theory but is that not the biggest ripoff ever? its false advertising! if my speedo says 140, i should eventually be able to go 140. not stop at 110 and have that 30mph more to go.
do you feel comfortable flying without wings? there are reasons for speed limiting...
honestly i would not feel comfortable going that fast, its just dumb that they put a higher speed on the speedo than the car will actually go...110 is plenty fast, and i cant think of a situation where you would NEED to go that fast..in all reality no car in the US should be able to go above 75...but thats not the way it is thank goodness.
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i think gm put 140 on their so kids think it really goes that fast.
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my speedo goes to 140, but rumor has it i can only go 110...i stil have yet to test that theory but is that not the biggest ripoff ever? its false advertising! if my speedo says 140, i should eventually be able to go 140. not stop at 110 and have that 30mph more to go.
Our speedo won't go as fast as the car will. Explain that one.
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i guess it all boils down to dash design, if my speedometer were to end at 110, the actual top speed of the car(unconfirmed) then there would be this large open area in the dash! they might have to fill it with an oil pressure gauge or an voltage gauge even! the horror i tell you!!
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How about the cars (mid 80'*) where the speedo only went to 85 or 100. You knew the car would do more..and you didn't know after 85.
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