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Old 04-14-2014, 07:27 AM   #43
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Our 11 year old G35 works great as a TV. The other day I spotted for sale a very nice 2006 Mazda 3 GT/hatchback with the 2.3 Auto. Going back to have a look at it today. Thinking it would be a great TV for a small egg if we ever decided to go that route.

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Old 04-14-2014, 10:28 AM   #44
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Here's my daily's and the 60 Avion and the new generation 80 Burro . The age of a tow vehicle has absolutely nothing to do with how it performs, its the upgrades, the foundation, the maintenence and its ABILITY to do the job safely .


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Old 04-14-2014, 11:36 AM   #45
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If the Airstream is the Cadillac of trailers, they say the Avion was the Rolls Royce. With the age of my tow vehicles, what does that make me?
NewFisher.... luv those vintage Avions and especially the tow vehicles.

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