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  1. Great question! It's US gallons on my Canadian...

    Great question!

    It's US gallons on my Canadian car.

    I wonder what it is on European cars!

    EDIT: and it would be even better if it were imperial, because the resolution would be even higher.
  2. How to: change the fuel economy display between MPG, L/100 km, km/L for more feedback

    This will probably be of more interest to fuel economy nerds who live in metric places...

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=21145&d=1620303273

    Below are the instructions...
  3. Maybe I'll leave mine in metric. Seems like...

    Maybe I'll leave mine in metric. Seems like better results than MPG.
  4. And it looks like you're getting 210 km/L! ...

    And it looks like you're getting 210 km/L! That's pretty good. :)

    Also see Thread: What's the farthest you've gone on a single tank of gas?
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    base 2014 $2k

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    Tempting @ $2000 asking price ...

    172k kms = 107k miles

    New clutch @ 120k.

    One headlight cracked/patched.
  6. Nice!! Chinook tailwind? That must be a trip...

    Nice!! Chinook tailwind? That must be a trip record.

    I keep forgetting to switch my display over to MPG. I'm using L/100 km now, but MPG is more motivating as you get more efficient (much...
  7. Wow. Dedication!

    Wow. Dedication!
  8. I assume you had to buy new parts. Not too many...

    I assume you had to buy new parts. Not too many 2021's at junk yards yet. (Hopefully! :D )

    What about the 2021 hood? I can tell it wouldn't swap with a 2014/15, but not sure about 2017 cut...
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    Sticky: Done! Thread: Swapped 2021 Mirage face &...

    Done!

    Thread: Swapped 2021 Mirage face & rear onto 2017 Mirage
  10. This is fantastic! I thought you were joking...

    This is fantastic!

    I thought you were joking when you posted it in the "what did you do to your Mirage" thread.

    And you already had done the taillights & rear bumper, right?
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    Sticky: This deserves its own thread. Mind if I copy it...

    This deserves its own thread. Mind if I copy it off?
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    Sticky: 2021 face transplant!

    Am I the only one who has realized that Alex1a1f was not joking a few posts back...

    This is a 2021 face, transplanted onto a 2017!
    ...
  13. Your Space Star is going to outlast every other...

    Your Space Star is going to outlast every other one in Germany. :D
  14. foama - your rust prevention looks great. But...

    foama - your rust prevention looks great.

    But I'm more concerned about rust developing inside those boxed sections.

    When I removed the rear bumper & crash bar, I found a substantial amount of...
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    Sticky: The lower seat cushion just pulls out, then the...

    The lower seat cushion just pulls out, then the folding seatbacks lay down flatter. You have to yank the lower cushion in a specific location to release the clips. See ...

    Thread: DIY:...
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    Sticky: Waaaaaait a minute... Did you really do a face...

    Waaaaaait a minute...

    Did you really do a face transplant? Kidding, right??
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    Sticky: I did this... ...

    I did this...

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=21087&d=1619907034

    I was removing my trailer hitch receiver.
  18. Bumper removal may be easier

    I removed the receiver from my car... and was faced with the question of how to get the bolts & locking plates/tab/washers (what are they called?) out of the boxed "frame rails".

    So I removed the...
  19. Draw-Tite = Hidden Hitch?

    Looks like the "Hidden Hitch" that came on my car is a re-branded Draw-Tite. Or vice versa.

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  20. boxed "frame rails" at rear

    Removing the hitch that came with my car, I discovered the boxed "frame rails" at the back of the car had a surprising amount of dirt & grit inside them. I assume it gets splashed inside through the...
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    PS: If you want us to try sending it again, not a...

    PS: If you want us to try sending it again, not a problem. PM Tim (Daox) your mailing address again.
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    Cory - did you get your alternator sorted out?

    Cory - did you get your alternator sorted out?
  23. Yup. People here are amazing. FYI: ...

    Yup. People here are amazing.



    FYI:
    Thread: Speed vs. mpg/mileage/fuel economy chart - Mirage 1.2L 5-spd and CVT



    With a mix of city/hwy @ 75 mph and running the...
  24. I'd love to see a similar study of not-at-fault...

    I'd love to see a similar study of not-at-fault crash data for small cars by colour.

    That said, I've also found white is a good practical choice because it's the easiest to hide DIY repairs &...
  25. This just in: Purple Mirages depreciate faster. Get the yellow one!

    https://mirageforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=20494&d=1611756122

    Even though I'm not a fan of the colour, I probably would have bought this super cheap, low km plasma purple Mirage...
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