[DML] Electric DeLorean Update: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[DML] Electric DeLorean Update: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly



The GOOD: Tom Neiland and I got new tires on the Electric DeLorean and its  
very first New York State inspection as an electric vehicle.  We are now  
driving around legally.
 
The BAD: On the way yo the tire store we stopped at Tom's house to make  sure 
everything was still working and to check out his new 4 post lift. (Yes,  
membership in the LINY-DeLorean Motor Club has its benefits!)  When I  lifted up 
the gear shift lever to get into reverse, it BROKE OFF!  Has  anyone ever 
experienced the lever breaking?  Mine broke right a the weakest  point, where the 
"reverse" pin goes through it.  Anyone know how to fit  this?  I can still 
shift but it a bit more challenging.  Not problem  today, I just left it in 3rd 
gear most of the time.
 
The UGLY: I was only able travel about 20 miles on a charge.   Thanks Tom for 
the tow back home.  Hopefully with a bit more tweaking we  can get that range 
up a bit.
 
Thank  you,

Dave Delman
1981 Electric DeLorean  Project
electricdelorean.com



**************Start the year off right.  Easy ways to stay in shape.     
http://body.aol.com/fitness/winter-exercise?NCID=aolcmp00300000002489


[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]



To address comments privately to the moderating team, please address:
moderators@xxxxxxxxxxx

For more info on the list, tech articles, cars for sale see www.dmcnews.com

To search the archives or view files, log in at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnews 
Yahoo! Groups Links

<*> To visit your group on the web, go to:
    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnews/

<*> Your email settings:
    Individual Email | Traditional

<*> To change settings online go to:
    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/dmcnews/join
    (Yahoo! ID required)

<*> To change settings via email:
    mailto:dmcnews-digest@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 
    mailto:dmcnews-fullfeatured@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

<*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to:
    dmcnews-unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

<*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to:
    http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/
 


Home Back to the Home of PROJECT VIXEN


Copyright 2006 ProjectVixen.com.  All rights reserved.

Opinions expressed in posts reflect the views of their respective authors.
DMCForum Mailing List Archive  DMCNews Mailing List Archive  DMC-UK Mailing List Archive