Well as @lockheed doesn't have large enough gonads or more than likely his infractions don't allow; I have the need to post this thread for all us 'one can Dans' who feel the need to let off a wee bit of steam and just take the pi$$ out of each other.
Please post what ever you need to say as we...
With a forthcoming additional member joining the family soon I am looking to replace the 500 with a family car.
The requirements are: 5-door with enough space for a family of 4, reliability, economy, ideally not too boring to drive, up to £7.5k, 65k miles or so and not "too old".
It is that time again, shopping for tyres and since we haven't had a good old tyre thread in a while.........
I'm looking for summer tyres or perhaps All Seasons that still give decent performance
So far I've shortlisted:
Nokian WetGrip - New but seem to look pretty decent from this...
£3000. Not a Greek drachma less. That guy who parts them out will give me almost that much. But of course that would be wrong in many ways.
I have just got a 2006 Forester XT Auto for my wife to replace the one that was hit by an HGV.
Car drives very well but the temperature gauge is slow to move and sits at the 1st white line and never reaches the mid point.
Her previous car almost instantly got to the midpoint and stayed...