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Unread 12-11-2013, 03:15 PM   #1
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yahoo article with first post about xj's.

http://autos.yahoo.com/news/10-unlik...234855738.html

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Unread 12-11-2013, 03:25 PM   #2
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I can't believe they put the Oldsmobile Aurora on there. Those things were pieces of **** and an absolute nightmare to do any sort of motor work on.
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Unread 12-11-2013, 04:02 PM   #3
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i find it funny they pt the xj on there for unibody
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Unread 12-11-2013, 04:06 PM   #4
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I can't believe they put the Oldsmobile Aurora on there. Those things were pieces of **** and an absolute nightmare to do any sort of motor work on.
It wasn't meant to be a list of awesome vehicles, and neither its quality nor its motor were reasons for why the author included it in the list.

Having previously owned a Northstar-powered Caddy (the Aurora had the "Ministar," the little brother/sister of the Northstar), I understand what you mean about nightmarish engine work, but I have a very healthy respect for the Northstar nonetheless for a variety of other reasons beyond user friendliness.

In the end, it's just another random internet "List of X Things that Something" meant as a fluff piece to generate hits; these things rarely have authors that really know about the topic nor give a damn. Nothing to see here.

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i find it funny they pt the xj on there for unibody
What's so funny?
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