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Old 01-20-2013, 06:47 PM   #19781
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I need to clean and restain my walk ways and decks.
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Old 01-20-2013, 06:50 PM   #19782
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Hey Justin, FYI painting fences sucks. What sucks even worse is when painted fences start to weather and the paint starts to come off. Then you have to strip them down b4 painting again. Super major pia. That's why I only stain decks and fences now :)
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Old 01-21-2013, 05:39 PM   #19783
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got an 01 Escape v6 auto Saturday from Planet Ford in Humble
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Old 01-21-2013, 08:04 PM   #19784
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Nice. I actually like the Escapes. They pretty much replaced the older model Explorer.

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Old 01-21-2013, 08:30 PM   #19785
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Nice. I actually like the Escapes. They pretty much replaced the older model Explorer.

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no they didn't lol


I like the escape myself, really like the last model year before the new one came out. The new ones look way smaller on the outside, dunno about the inside though.
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Old 01-21-2013, 09:34 PM   #19786
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yea, im really liking it so far.... wish it was the 4wd model, but im fine with the 2wd..... and I really like it, cuz of the sunroof.... im looking around now for a CAI and a few upgrades for it... see if I can get a few more HP and MPG out of it.... its pretty powerful as it is with the V6, but never hurts for a lil extra, lol...... and im getting around 22MPG right now, just goin from house to town, 7 mile round trip, so I can imagine what i'd get on actual hwy driving.....
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Wow that's not bad mileage at all, that's also what I get going back and forth to work in my foci's lol
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in the focus I get 29MPG just goin to and from town, and I get around 32MPG on hwy....
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I used to get 27mpg's flooring it everywhere I went, that's went down as the cars aged. I have gotten up to 35mpg's going to Arkansas once, but I was doing 55 a lot of the time since we took 59N most of the way instead of the interstate.
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I think on average I get about 26-28mpg with the SVT

Thankfully with the new day gig I picked up last November being real close to home, I have only had to fill up the tank once every 1.5-2 weeks. That's awesome.

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