Whats YOUR mileage?? (Was [DML] Ignorant DJ)
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Whats YOUR mileage?? (Was [DML] Ignorant DJ)

Engine is still young compared to a 150 thousand, but mine's about to 
click 70,000...still runs like a champ even after many years of 
sitting, and no doubt it will stay alive for a looong time. I tell 
yah, now that I think about it, this engine has been great. 5003 
never left me stranded, hasn't leaked out all over the ground...it 
ran a bit rough when I first got it but the cure was DRIVING IT! 
What's YOUR mileage?? -----Dani B. #5003

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Josh Haldeman <jhaldeman@xxxx> wrote:
> Ah...that must be why I use my 175,000 mile DeLorean as a daily 
> and haven't had any issues that weren't "self imposed" in over 5 
> That must be all those mechanical and electrical problems that keep 
> going!  I'll make sure it doesn't find out about them.  It might 
> one of those Warner Bros cartoon like things, where it suddenly 
> falls apart when it realizes it.
> The PRV engine is probably one of the most reliable engines ever 
> I'd even venture to ask:  Has anyone on this mailing list has ever 
> an issue with their factory original PRV with less than 150,000 
miles on 
> it, that wasn't related to poor care and/or lack of regular 
> oil changes?
> Who has the highest mileage DeLorean out there anyway?  I know Bill 
> Miller in Columbus has over 260,000 miles.  Who can top that?
> - Josh
> VIN 5102 (175,000 miles)
> VIN 15964 (125,000 miles)
> Me wrote:
> >Unfortunately Deloreans suffer from constant
> >mechanical and electrical problems. Many of which can
> >become serious safety hazards. So the DJ was not
> >completely off the target but he shouldnt be saying it
> >over the mic. I am sorry to say that unless I can
> >muster the nerve to switch engines and rework all the
> >systems on the whole car I will never buy another
> >DeLorean.
> >
> >--- coreysmoo <coreysmoo@xxxx> wrote:
> >
> >  
> >
> >>Just wanted to rant...  I had my car at a car show
> >>yesterday, and everything was cool.

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