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PWNG-068 The Country Fair

by on Sep.04, 2018, under Garage, Podcast

PWN Garage DoorIt’s Labour Day Weekend and we are off to the country. Fey answers many car questions on this Garage episode. Ranger John asks about starter problems. Is he being ripped off by his mechanic? Scotty the Aussie Battler needles me about my holidays and has car maintenace questions. Also a question about fuel octane ratings.

Mentioned on this episode:

Ranger John of “On the DF”: dfranger.blogspot.com

Scotty: www.littleaussiebattler.net

E-mail me at podcast@pinkwheelnuts.com.

See me tweet about open music @feydriver

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PWN-305 Teeth or Tires

by on Mar.14, 2018, under Garage, Podcast

Last day of vacation and I review some of the naughty activities I’ve been up to. A visit to Vancouver Island and a road worthy of the Assassin. The Assassin finally wins me over. Should I get a bridge or an implant for a tooth in my head? Thanks to KC in Denver for the e-mail.

E-mail me at podcast@pinkwheelnuts.com.

See me tweet about one day of sunshine @feydriver

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PWN-292 Panamera Follow-up

by on Oct.06, 2017, under Garage, Podcast

Fey immediately starts complaining about his new car. Is Automatic Stop/Start technology really a good feature? People who smoke in their cars. Memorized settings keep changing around. RangerJohn has some questions about his new 2017 Mazda MX-5: How do Paddle Shifters and Rain Sensing Wipers work? A voicemail from Scotty the Little Aussie Battler.

Mentioned on this episode:

Ranger John of “On the DF”: dfranger.blogspot.com

Scotty: www.littleaussiebattler.net

E-mail me at podcast@pinkwheelnuts.com.

See me tweet about smokers @feydriver

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PWNG-067 2011 Porsche Panamera 4S

by on Sep.25, 2017, under Garage, Podcast

PWN Garage DoorFirstDrive of the 2011 Porsche Panamera 4S. This is a 4 door sedan, grey in colour. It has a 4.8 litre V8 engine with 400 horsepower mated to a 7-speed dual clutch transmission. These are my first experiences of driving this recently purchased car. The list price of this used vehicle is $59,900 CDN.

E-mail me at podcast@pinkwheelnuts.com.

See me tweet about this car @feydriver

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PWNG-066 BMW i3 BEV Follow-up

by on Aug.06, 2016, under Garage, Podcast

PWN Garage DoorBatten down the hatches, we’re doing some heavy cornering in the as-yet un-named electric car. Discussing the paradigm shift of driving an electric car. Sadness over the loss of Little Green Truck With A Big Heart. Join the Exclusive Electric Car Owner’s Club. A car question from Scotty and thanks to That PeterG and Ranger John regarding previous martini questions.

Get your submissions in for the “Name The Car” contest at podcast@pinkwheelnuts.com.

Mentioned on this episode:

Scotty The Little Aussie Battler: www.littleaussiebattler.net

That PeterG (Life on the Shitlist): http://lifeontheshitlist.wordpress.com

Ranger John of “On the DF”: dfranger.blogspot.com

See me tweet about YibYobs and driving into the grass @feydriver

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PWNG-065 FIRSTDRIVE 2015 BMW i3 BEV

by on Jul.31, 2016, under Garage, Podcast

PWN Garage DoorThis is an ENHANCED Podcast. Please view the pictures on the screen of your device when you hear the shutter.

FIRSTDRIVE of the 2015 BMW i3 BEV Hatchback (Battery Electric Vehicle).
This is a plug-in electric 5 door hatchback with seating for four. It has a 60 AmpHour battery with a 120kw electric motor with the equivalent of 170hp, and a range on a full charge of 130km or 80 miles. It is rear wheel drive. The list price of this used vehicle was $41,900CDN.

Send your car questions or enter the Name The Car Contest at podcast@pinkwheelnuts.com.

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PWNG-064 Wipers and All Wheel Drive

by on Jan.21, 2016, under Garage, Podcast

PWN Garage DoorFey answers some car questions from That Peter G and Scotty the Little Aussie Battler. We talk about windshield wipers, the Suzuki Vitara SUV, and All Wheel Drive versus 4 Wheel Drive.

On this episode:

That Peter G from Life on the Shitlist: http://lifeontheshitlist.wordpress.com

Scotty the Little Aussie Battler: www.littleaussiebattler.net

Send your car questions to podcast@PinkWheelnuts.com.

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PWNG-063 2012 Honda Fit DX FIRSTDRIVE

by on Jan.01, 2016, under Garage, Podcast

PWN Garage DoorFIRSTDRIVE of the 2012 Honda Fit DX, known as ‘Hey Apple,’ provided to us by it’s owner, The Quack Doctor. We go for a wet drive and talk about flying and nightmares.

The 2012 Honda Fit DX comes with a 1.5-litre 4 cylinder engine with 117 hp, a 5-speed manual transmission, front wheel drive. This is a 4-door hatchback with a generous amount of power features and cruise control. The base price for this car in 2012 was $18,000 USD.

E-mail me at podcast [at] pinkwheelnuts [dot] com.

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PWNG-062 2001 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 FIRSTDRIVE

by on Aug.31, 2015, under Garage, Podcast

PWN Garage DoorDeparting from the dealership in a NEW (to me) 2001 Porsche 911 Carrera 4. This car has a 3.4 litre 6-cylinder horizontally opposed boxter engine with a 6-speed manual transmission. The ‘4’ in Carrera 4 denotes that it is All Wheel Drive. After just purchasing this new car, I record my very first reactions to it. I talk about the hardline negotiating process and a lot of unfettered joy and happiness.

Mentioned on this episode:

Angela To Be Pecked: @Angela2BPecked

Julie White: @JulieByLake

E-mail me at podcast [at] pinkwheelnuts [dot] com.

See me tweet about driving with pants off @feydriver

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PWNG-061 German Swiss Army Knife

by on Aug.13, 2015, under Garage, Podcast

PWN Garage DoorSome tire talk and difficult decisions to make regarding car purchases. A follow up to Ranger John’s Honda Fit Battery issue with a call in respose from a listener. Maxing out the speed on a Seadoo. Suspicions about Scotty the Little Aussie Battler.

Mentioned on this episode:

Baron Frosti: http:// nextblime.com

Ranger John of “On the DF”: dfranger.blogspot.com

Scotty Battler: www.littleaussiebattler.net

E-mail me at podcast [at] pinkwheelnuts [dot] com.

See me tweet about kevlar bathing suits @feydriver

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