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Re: cost of cars
> people, including my regular mechanic, warned me up
> and down about the reliability and *cost* of fixing
> an audi. parts are expensive, yadda yadda.
it costs me about as much to maintain and play with my car as it would
to buy a Ford Escort. Hmmm
Old conventional wisdom: American iron = cheap to fix, Imports =
Nowadays, all cars are as complicated as the old imports, heck they are
all partially imported, right? (sorry for the USA bias)
> i was shocked that an "expensive" german bosch fuel
> pump could cost $90 less than the same in a japanese
> version. then i wasn't shocked anymore, because cars
> is cars.
82 Audi Coupe; 85 Coupe GT