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  •  VW's had very "forgiving" transmissions (2+ / 0-)
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    shesaid, CentralMass

    my cable snapped one night and I made it home, about 2 miles away, by sticking to the backstreets and coasting through stop signs, power shifting all the way.

    "By your late thirties the ground has begun to grow hard. It grows harder and harder until the day that it admits you.” Thomas McGuane, Nobody's Angel

    by Keith930 on Wed Jan 25, 2012 at 08:59:48 AM PST

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