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    this is what it is like 5 miles away from where i live
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    this is a kids park
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    Why would they put picnic tables and a swingset in the middle of a pond?
    My mom says I'm cool

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        click to view fuel log View my fuel log 2014 Mirage SE wussie cvt edition. 1.2 automatic: 35.5 mpg (US) ... 15.1 km/L ... 6.6 L/100 km ... 42.6 mpg (Imp)


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    Keeps the squirrels from stealing your lunch. Duh.

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    It's so obvious. I feel dumb.
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    Quote Originally Posted by poorman1 View Post
    The Climate control
    I would pay extra for manual controls
    Nice to see other people agree on this. My 2014 Mirage had the automatic climate control. Although itís handy for warming up the car in Canadian winters. I seem to enjoy the manual control on my 2017 Mirage. Anyone else every shut the climate control off time to time to give the tiny motor a bit more power?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fummins View Post
    Why would they put picnic tables and a swingset in the middle of a pond?
    This is the park kevin costner's character in water world grew up playing on.

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    For what it's worth, I sat in a 2020 Mirage G4 and GT today at the Portland International Auto Show. The six-way seat does seem to be more comfortable than my four-way seat, at least initially.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Adam - UK View Post
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    I bet Excalibur is in that lake.

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    not specific to the Mirage, but for Mitsubishi cars in general.

    By default, the "auto" function of the climate control system changes from recirculate, to venting outside air in. This, I believe, is for health reasons (you shouldn't be inhaling recirculated air for long periods of time), and possibly to help speed up the cooling/heating process.

    In my neck of the woods, though, where traffic is abysmal, you could be stuck in a gridlock between 2 smoke-belching diesel buses, and the system would suddenly decide you need "fresh" air.

    Lived with it for a couple years (I drive a Mitsubishi Pajero/Montero Sport on occasion), where I would manually set temps and fans when in traffic, and only found out recently that this feature can be disabled. D'oh!



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