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Old 06-12-2010, 12:35 AM
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Re: Spotted

They are *NOT* a "lot" bigger than the '05-'10.

Seen it.
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Driven it.

Wider, yes. Longer? Not by THAT much.

Rides good though.

Walkaround video tomorrow.

New V6 is very, VERY QUIET AND VERY SMOOTH. No shake, rattle and roll like the 3.7L. Could barely tell it was running by looking at it.
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Old 06-12-2010, 10:27 AM
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Re: Spotted

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They are *NOT* a "lot" bigger than the '05-'10.

Seen it.
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Driven it.

Wider, yes. Longer? Not by THAT much.

Rides good though.

Walkaround video tomorrow.

New V6 is very, VERY QUIET AND VERY SMOOTH. No shake, rattle and roll like the 3.7L. Could barely tell it was running by looking at it.
You forgot 'smelled it' -- that 'new car' smell is intoxicating to me I bet the better interior materials 'smell' better too!

You lucky SOB!
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Old 06-12-2010, 10:31 AM
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Personally id rather have them then not
If you ever drove in the NYC Metro area, anything that can make you more visible to other IDIOT drivers is a blessing. I can't tell you how bad it can be some days. Seriously, I drive with my fogs on every day just to add something so people can see me better (usually coming up a little faster from behind ).

DRLs would be nice. If it doesn't work as I expect, I can always have them turned off. Now what would be nice is if the techs at my dealership can figure it out . . .
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Old 06-12-2010, 04:10 PM
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Marlon, Is there more or less headroom for 2011 in the front?
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Nice pic guys.

And lucky you Marlon....
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Re: Spotted

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DRL's? do you mean daytime running lights? If so, how could that possibly be a bad thing?
Yes. And I don't know about you but I don't need my lights on all the time. I think its a useless add on that just makes you replace your lights sooner than
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They are *NOT* a "lot" bigger than the '05-'10.

Seen it.
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Driven it.

Wider, yes. Longer? Not by THAT much.

Rides good though.

Walkaround video tomorrow.

New V6 is very, VERY QUIET AND VERY SMOOTH. No shake, rattle and roll like the 3.7L. Could barely tell it was running by looking at it.
Can I pass a car with out having to plan for it on the new V6?
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Old 06-13-2010, 12:45 AM
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Marlon, Is there more or less headroom for 2011 in the front?
Well I'm not really that tall, so I wasn't paying much attention to that.

But hey there was a hell of a lot more room to stretch my legs out.
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Old 06-13-2010, 09:49 PM
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Saw one at Air force base museum yesterday. Was carrying Idaho plates. So there on sale already? i have a cell phone pic but its from a distance and pretty crappy
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Re: Spotted

I'm pretty much in the habit of turning the lights on my WJ on everytime I get in it. Personally, I feel that increasing the odds of being seen is a good thing.

I also live in Lansing, and I've yet to see the new Grand.
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Saw one at Air force base museum yesterday. Was carrying Idaho plates. So there on sale already? i have a cell phone pic but its from a distance and pretty crappy
I've only seen one with normal plates but I was driving to fast to know what it was until I passed it
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Re: Spotted

Took this video two weeks ago.

http://smg.photobucket.com/albums/v2...=VIDEO0005.mp4
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Not bad! I appreciate it. I can't wait to see it in person.
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