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Old 04-23-2010, 07:20 PM
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

I wonder why they didn't just put an electric parking brake in it rather than going back to the 70's with this foot operated shit?

If I get one, I'll cut the foor lever off so I don't have to see it
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Old 04-23-2010, 07:30 PM
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

I dont mean to flame it.. but... man.. they are beating it badly.
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Old 04-23-2010, 09:20 PM
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

Probably something like 95% of owners ever actually use their ebrake. I'm fine with the GC the way it is...like its been said before its not really designed to be a crazy offroad machine. Its nice though to have a plush suv with those some offroad capabilities should the need arise. I basically see it as a budget range rover, only without all the quirky british crappyness. Or is it Indian crappyness now?
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Old 04-23-2010, 10:01 PM
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

i used my ebrake today for the first time ever in honor of this thread. haha
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Old 04-24-2010, 03:01 AM
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

Well, at least on the final production version they made it larger so that your foot doesn't accidentially slip off (Federal safety requirement).

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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

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Well, at least on the final production version they made it larger so that your foot doesn't accidentially slip off (Federal safety requirement).

LOL go easy Milous the natives are restless as is and those who cant take a joke may have a fit or something. LOL
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

I swear you guys complain over nothing.
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

For me there is a certain offroad feel that is lost & a certain minivan feel gained.
But I understand there is only so much room & the terrain selector takes now has that space.
Not a big deal!
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

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LOL go easy Milous the natives are restless as is and those who cant take a joke may stroke out or something. LOL
Leave the stroke jokes at home, friend. Consider that my personal warning to you.
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

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Leave the stroke jokes at home, friend. Consider that my personal warning to you.
Sorry if I offended anyone it was said jokingly apparently some are more sensitive than I am despite that I am truly sorry for any offense caused. But with that said what is your "personal warning comment " all about?
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Old 04-24-2010, 10:23 AM
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

Don't worry about my comment, you already apologized. I have plenty reasons to be sensitive to a comment like that, just be careful of what you say out loud, that's all.
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Re: WKII Foot operated E-brake discussion

No problem bro I am sorry again and changed it
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