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Remember how most auto parts are made in China?

In Adventures on February 19, 2009 at 7:23 am

Scare yourself by reading about Chinese-made auto parts in the New York Times. Or just read the pull-quote:

For consumers, that means automotive equipment made in China is less likely to comply with safety standards than the same product made in the United States.

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Lady, step inside my Hyundai.

In Adventures on February 18, 2009 at 7:10 am

My headlight’s out again.

I have a 2002 Hyundai. I know, I know: I wasn’t buying American back then. I was buying from the only manufacturer at the time that offered me a 10-year/100,000 mile warranty and a comfortable car with a CD player, leather interior, sun-roof, 6 airbags and anti-lock brakes for under 16 grand. I could make an argument that that is part of the reason, for good or bad, that the American car makers Read the rest of this entry »