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To: DogByte6RER
For instance, the costs are based on the H3 having a service life of over 200,000 miles and the Prius only 100,000 miles – hardly a fair comparison.

Fair? What's unfair about it? Do you, dear author, claim that all vehicles have the same service life?

The fact that the Hummer will last twice as long, in miles, as the Prius is precisely the issue!

This looks like the Liberal definition of the word "fair". def: The comparison is fair when my views are vindicated.

30 posted on 05/04/2007 10:29:42 AM PDT by TChris (The Democrat Party: A sewer into which is emptied treason, inhumanity and barbarism - O. Morton)
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To: TChris
Fair? What's unfair about it? Do you, dear author, claim that all vehicles have the same service life? The fact

Oops! You misspelled "fantasy."

that the Hummer will last twice as long, in miles, as the Prius is precisely the issue!

No, not all cars have the same service life. Toyotas last a lot longer than GMs.

100,000 miles is just the warranty for the Prius' batteries. Hummers have the same length powertrain warranty. Did you click your ruby slippers together and land in a world where Toyotas break right after the warranty expires, but GMs last two or three times as long?

This piece has been thoroughly discredited on this forum several times and keeps reappearing. I'm wondering if it was written by someone at DU to make conservatives look bad.

62 posted on 05/07/2007 12:01:16 PM PDT by oxlongm
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