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Train Ettiquette

  • By LT17
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  • 64 replies

I commute to and from work every day on the train. It's only a 25 minute journey when it stops at all stations, so it's quick and should be a painless exercise. However, I'm wondering if anyone...

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Getting your Drivers License.

  • By Hilary
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  • 25 replies

Is anyone having trouble getting the 100 hours you need to get a license if your under 25? What happens if you have no one willing or capable of teaching you? Your parents may be able to drive but...

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Fluctuating fuel prices and the Government

  • By Nefertari
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  • 25 replies

My husband and I were out driving the other day and passed a petrol station where the price of petrol was $1.29...."that's not bad" I thought compared to what the price had been in the past few...

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Why are motor vehicles built to go faster than the legal speed limit?

  • By RainbowSpirit
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  • 48 replies

I believe that all motor vehicles driven on public roads should only reach the maximum speed limit of 120km/h. I don't understand why car manufactorers have built them to go any faster? I am just...

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if you won 1 million dollars what will you spend it on? and why ?

  • By bonacci
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  • 70 replies

if you won 1 million dollars what will you spend it on? and why ? Think carefully dont be stupid

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Defensive driving courses

  • By mustang6000
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  • 4 replies

Do you think that a mandatory defensive driving course should be undertaken before anyone is issued a drivers licence? When I was a young driver, a police officer friend of the family suggested...

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Drivers with arms outside the vehicle body.

  • By gladheart
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  • 25 replies

As an older driver who grew up in the 1950s and 60s it was common to see younger males with no right arm wandering the streets. This was caused by their vehicles being involved in crashes. These...

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Fuel prices.

  • By Bunn
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  • 5 replies

I;ve asked around why are the fuel prices up and down by up to 12cents at any one time? Maybe someone can advise me why this happens?

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Old cars

  • By Volcano
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  • 5 replies

I have the oldest, crappiest car in my family, yet I don't want to part with it, because me and it has a long history. iIs the first one I ever bought. Do you get attached to things which have...

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Driving skills

  • By muckypaws
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  • 84 replies

OK who is with me on this one? In my opinion, the Government should make it compulsary for all new drivers to go through a Defensive Driving Course suplimented by the government prior to moving to...

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LICENSE

  • By Z
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  • 6 replies

WHY IS IT IN NSW U HAVE YO STAY ON YOU Ps FOR THREE YEARS WERE IN OTHER STATES YOU GET YOUR FULLS AS SOON AS YOU PASS YOUR DRIVING TEST

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Women's handbags and cars.

  • By Roz
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  • 14 replies

I am amazed and pleased that finally a car maker has finally made a provision for a womens handbag. Considering the number of women who drive and own cars, and the fact that a handbag is as...

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Cycle - Ways

  • By toppo
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  • 11 replies

I think Cycle ways are a waste of money...I reckon that money would be better spent on improving Public Transport.

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Best car for a young family with a baby

  • By annacathryn
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  • 100 replies

My husband and I are expecting a baby and are looking to buy a new car but we disagree on what is important. I want something practical like a station wagon, but he wants something a bit more...

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Toyota Hilux or VW Amarok?

  • By terry
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  • 128 replies

Hi all, I am thinking about buying a new 4x4 ute and I'm tossing up between the Toyota Hilux and the Volkswagen Amarok. Does anyone have any opinions about which is better and why?

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free cars

  • By sailor60
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  • 9 replies

.To help the people of .Geelong at the ford factory instead of the government giving millions of dollars to the manufacturer they should finance all persons on Centrelink payments and pensioners to...

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Which best unleaded car or diesel

  • By yenly
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  • 12 replies

hi I'm confuse between diesel and unleaded car which ones the best for using everyday and cheaper

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Bathurst 1000

  • By Bigfoot
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  • 28 replies

I think that other makes of cars should not be allowed to race in the Bathurst 1000. It has been a Ford/Holden icon for most of it's life. I think there will be many Bathurst fans who would not...

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the cars heating system runs of the radiator

  • By stretch
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  • 9 replies

i am doing a tafe course on autamotive at the moment and have just came across a possible threat to all humans that like to use the heater i the car the problem with the heating system that was...

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Bought a new Ford Eco Sport

  • By david
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  • 21 replies

log book suggests to use only premium fuel.i have never heard of companies recomending this fuel in there brochures.i remember years ago this fuel was introduced.the experts were saying it was...

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new or old

  • By sammy79
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  • 22 replies

these days you dont see many older cars around. cars today all look the same to me. at least the older cars had a distinctive look not to mension a nice note to em. what aged and model car would...

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Tailgating

  • By JohnC
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  • 96 replies

Something I absolutely hate while driving. There is no reason for it and it is very dangerous. Vicroads teaches to leave a 2 second gap from the car in front, but who can estimate 2 seconds while...

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Bad Drivers

  • By jester123
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  • 10 replies

I've recently moved further out of the suburbs and I have to drive along a main road when I travel to and from my workplace. It's a 3 lane road with speeds of either 80 or 90 kms The other day I...

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bikes

  • By sairam
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  • 4 replies

bikes are good

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Both reversing; who is at fault

  • By alpesh
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  • 7 replies

Car A is moving in reverse from a residential driveway (turning right in reverse)and car B is moving in reverse (cant determine which way) from Cityrail commuter parking driveway, they collide...

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L -plate drivers:

  • By peppi6
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  • 99 replies

What do you think? Should the speed limit for L drivers be limited to 80 km??? In my opinion I say yes for normal metro traffic. However when. Learners get onto the m5, m4 etc. speed limit of...

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cars

  • By Felicity
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  • 54 replies

why cars important to people?how did they love it?

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Learner Drivers

  • By Rumma
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I believe it's time we ensured those responsible for teaching new drivers actually have the capabilities to do so. We train teachers to teach, we have professional sports coaches, we employ...

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holden no longer

  • By shanlee
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  • 7 replies

It is a said day then we as an Australian country will see the holden go down in history as something we will talk about in the past

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New Subaru

  • By sandy
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  • 5 replies

New Subaru due out in Dec.....can't wait to test drive!

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Bike riders on paths

  • By CAT17
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I was nearly skilled by a bike rider on the foot path near my home. I had to stop as the path was not wide enough for he and I to pass without contact. He glared at me and virtually told me to "get...

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Drives me crazy

  • By MariaG
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  • 16 replies

2am, trying to get to sleep, then the doof doof idiots decided to do a tour around the neighbourhood. What is it that is so attractive about a sound system that is so loud it wakes people up and...

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New amount of pionts on license in NSW

  • By araman
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  • 10 replies

The government is thinking about adding 1 point on to your license for car drivers and 2 points for professional drivers. This is a great idea but it would be better to reward the better drivers...

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P Plate Laws

  • By cmayfield91
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  • 39 replies

As a P2 plate holder I find that the laws put upon young drivers is ridiculous. First the cost of license fees is astronomical as well as insurance. I own a 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer - which I paid...

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Road Works

  • By akuiirat
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  • 3 replies

What do you think about traffic controllers that don't pay attention or are to lazy or are on the phone all the time not knowing that I have been waiting 15 minutes in line and have to wait...

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Traffic lights

  • By Goldie
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  • 24 replies

I just hate drivers that are so slow to take off when waiting for a red arrow to turn green, i say they take along time to register the green light to there brain. just watch out for these dumb...

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Yankeedoodle

  • By Yankeedoodle
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I would like to know what people think of the government making it law that all trucks must keep left on all major highways. I am sick to death of truckies sitting in the right lane trying to...

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Young kids and cars

  • By Irsa
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  • 102 replies

Kids should not have high powered cars untill a certain age

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car discharge

  • By stretch
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  • 17 replies

what has happened to the newer cars for the new technology that were to be released in australia so far all i see is the same old junk yard crap that still needs unleaded fuel where is the newer...

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DRIVERS WHO DON'T PUT ON THEIR LIGHTS EARLY ENOUGH

  • By AURELLA
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  • 39 replies

One of my pet hates is the driver , particularly in a dark car, coming towards me without lights on when it is obviously getting quite dark, and it is time to put lights on . This is a dangerouse...

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Public Transport or Bicycle?

  • By sakib30994
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I live in Eastlakes & travel to uni at Ultimo by bus everyday. The distance is only about 7 kms & it cost me around $50 a week. So will it be better to travel using a bicycle which is gonna cost me...

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The decision for a rail link to Melbourne Airport?

  • By havalaugh
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I was reading this sunday's Hearld Sun 26/2/12 and came across a page on the question of the plus & minus of running a train link out to Melbourne Airport. I am all for train travel, as our freeway...

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pablo

  • By Pablo
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If you live in Perth are you fed up with road works going on no matter where you go?????????????? It's everywhere!!!!!!!

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GPS

  • By fred
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I think that GPS units are very clever things and that they will take off as an easy way to find your way around. Not that expensive and very handy to use. I travelled form Melb to Cairns and back...

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Learner Drivers

  • By goldcoast2012
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  • 15 replies

I do not like people going through a roundabout when a Learner Driver is waiting to go through a roundabout.

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Speed cameras

  • By Ralphy
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  • 17 replies

I used to be a speed camera operator in Victoria when in the Police. How many people get a speed camera fine in the mail and don't request a copy of the picture? Too many I think. There is a very...

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No More Registration Stickers

  • By 3lions
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Hi Everyone, I read on the RAA website newsletter, that from July 1st, there will no longer the option for 9 or 6 months... They are only keeping 3 & 12 months! Gee as if people are not doing it...

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Who has right of way and who is at fault?

  • By peppi6
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Car A already on the road reversing or Car B exiting off private parking bay rear to wall of factory. Car B driving out of parking spot turning right colliding with Car A rear passenger driver's...

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Unleaded fuel in nsw

  • By Sri
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Is it fair to take out the up from the service stations in nsw?most of the older cars are not designed to take the ethanol fuel. Most of the cars we see on the roads are old cars .the reason they...

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Rhil

  • By Rhil
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  • 12 replies

Riders withour protection, Motorcycle riders that let their girlfriends ride on the back without protection. High heel shoes or sandles and singlet tops make me sick when the rider usually has on a...

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4 way Stop Signs Ahhhhh

  • By MariaG
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Got in a Mexican stand off at a four way stop signs. 4 of us got there pretty much the same time. 4 of us sitting there looking at each other. 4 of us inching forward. 1 of us finally stuck his...

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Parking

  • By Rumma
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I get really annoyed with people who park on the wrong side of the road. Three rules are broken including driving on the wrong side of the road twice. It's just plain laziness. It started with...

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carpark rage

  • By Lynstar007
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  • 16 replies

The other day I was parking my car when another lady forced her way into my spot. I let it go but I wondered if she did this alot. Then yesterday there were two women fighting. To my suprise, it...

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I won't use Coles Express for fuel anymore

  • By Amdor9
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  • 25 replies

Lately Coles Express has stopped displaying their unleaded 95 prices and they are now usually 10c/litre or more than the unleaded with ethanol. I will be buying at Caltex from now on as their...

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will you buy an e bike to use

  • By daddz2
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with the advances of battery technology combined with brushless electric motors, would you consider buying one to use for every day errands or transport to work? bear in mind that with the...

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Friendly Public Transport

  • By CAT17
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  • 20 replies

Do you find using public transport a pleasant way to travel? I love going by tram here in Adelaide, I always find someone to have a chat to. People are generally happy to have a conversation with...

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Hunter express way

  • By matty
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Do u think it will stop alot of traffic delays round the hunter

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Fuel Prices!!!!!

  • By wen
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  • 34 replies

Can anyone please explain to me why fuel has gone up over 25c per litre since Dec 2010.??? With the AUD increasing in strength towards other international currencies shouldn't we be seeing some...

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Bus services need to more prolific in Tasmania

  • By alfielee
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  • 9 replies

Buses need to run more often & throughout the weekend in Tasmania before most people will start to use them regularly. The services are too restricted in their time-slots to be of any real choice...

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round abouts

  • By stretch
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  • 16 replies

in nsw country towns drivers are still using round abouts without indicators it is no wonder city people tell us country drivers are the worst in the australian country why are the police not...

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sa police

  • By bigone3443
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  • 10 replies

how meany people out there have just been driving along and then been pulled over by police that could not tell you the reason.' revonew'

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Adelaide Metro Bus Service

  • By aussieladydi
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As a Disability Pensioner who has to use a Walker at all times, I am furious that only about half of the Buses are Wheelchair Friendly and particularly in the Metro area. Also Drivers are not...

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Kevin Grosse

  • By youi
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Driving attitudes.I sometimes wonder why we have speed limitsand rules because many people do not observe them.I try to stick to the speed limit but are constantly passed by cars going very much...

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Wombats

  • By Idiotlad
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  • 14 replies

Just when are all states going to bring in compulsory 6 or at the most 12 monthly vehicle inspections. The large number of rust buckets and cars in poor condition in South Australia alone...

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Traffic congestion in Sydney is not really traffic it is a carpark.

  • By Gemma2759
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  • 9 replies

I suggest offering all truck drivers a free coffee for an hour in the morning and afternoon between the hours of 7:30 to 8:30 and 5:30 to 6:30. All large trucks off the main roads during these...

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Do you own a Honda Odyssey

  • By jamiewayne
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  • 2 replies

Hey does anyone own a Honda Odyssey at all? If so what do you think of them?

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Exotic car buyers

  • By Grahame
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  • 29 replies

What defines a person who buys a Ferrari as opposed to a Maserati? What about a person who buys an Aston Martin? What about a Bentley? Or a Jaguar? Or a Lamborghini?

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Foot Falcon

  • By elljay
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  • 0 replies

My cars just given in. I reckon cars aren't just a luxury they are a necessary part of a better quality of life. Without one everything is so much harder. All should have access to owning their own...

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Fords Free loan car.

  • By snook
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I had seen a T.V. add that Ford offer a free loan car when yours is in for service. It turns out that when you ask for the free loan car , part of the paper work asks for a $30.00 fee which is non...