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Arg! MINI Cooper problems

Back in September I had the MINI Cooper S serviced by the dealer.  There were two problems with it: The window wipers would seize up in the middle of the screen and stop working. There was a sympathetic rattle in the dash board. The rattle drove me insane and driving the red go-kart with that […]

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Family

NY Autoshow

Monday we took the kids to the NY Autoshow. The kids liked it and they came home exhausted. It was like they turned Jacob Javits into one huge car dealership. There were very few concept cars. The cars were cool but I could have seen much of the same thing just by visiting the car […]

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Family Just Stupid

The Mercedes Experience

Our Mercedes experience is less than perfect. In fact, a lot less than perfect. It is not an experience one wants to have if one can avoid it. We have the 2000 year model of ML320, the Mercedes SUV. Granted, it is a 7-year old car. But still, it is a Mercedes. It is supposed […]

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Cool Family

Picked up MINI Friday

Getting a new car is always very cool. The family and I picked up the MINI Cooper S at the dealer Friday after 4 PM. It’s a fun car and over the weekend we put about 150 miles on it.
After driving…

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Family

The go-cart is at the dealer

I mentioned to my Dad that the MINI is on the ocean. It was originally supposed to arrive sometime in October and I had just mentioned it as part of a status update. I had no idea how long it takes to…

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Family

Small cars and children car seats

Yesterday after work Lily and I took the kids to see a MINI and BMW dealer. The idea is that we get one car for daily driving and an SUV for family trips, grocery shopping etc.
Right now I drive a…