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Re: 200q/v8 stiffness

On Jul 9, 12:26pm, ScharfR@aol.com wrote:
> Subject: Re: 200q/v8 stiffness
> In a message dated 97-07-08 08:50:59 EDT, eliot@u.washington.edu (Eliot Lim)
> writes:

>  - dash brace (this is a huge slab of aluminum that sits beneath the
>  dash running across the A pillars.  you'll have to see the diagrams
>  to believe it! >>
> Even cooler is the fact that this piece is actually made of cast magnesium.

	That *is* pretty cool ... but should we be worried about
	what happens to the magnesium in a car fire ? :-)

Arun Rao
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