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  1. Could someone please explain something to me

    Miscellaneous Hoo-Ha
    I think we're finding out where. That's what it's all about. There haven't been many civilizations throughout history that haven't failed for one reason or another, though how long they survived varied. Look at Ancient Greece, Rome, etc. Nothing is forever, since all human societies have had...
  2. Only getting 20-23 mph Is this normal??

    2.0 Liter Gas
    I'm not sure why your Beetle would be that much worse than the Saturn, unless the Saturn was maybe rated higher (probably- according to that chart above, the 2.0l / 4A was rated 20/26, 22 combined) than the Beetle for fuel economy anyway. But your lower numbers make sense when you consider that...
  3. Getting my 'ducks' all in a row while waiting for my Turbo to arrive

    Technical Modifications
    Sounds like your car is going to be extra-sharp! (I googled the wheels- guess I'm still a bit new to VWs :o)
  4. General Altimax HP Tires - 205/55 R16 91H - Feedback?

    Wheels and Tires
    Tire Rack has them. There are a lot of Volkswagen owners (86) that have reviewed them. On about the third page of reviews (filtered to only show VW owners), I found a 2000 NBC owner that posted a good report. I tried to link directly to the page of reviews I was looking at, but TR just takes...
  5. Help me name my new doggy

    Miscellaneous Hoo-Ha
    Seconded! How about Fluff? I would've said Fluffy, but that made me think of a cat. Fluff doesn't though, for some reason. :)