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    You Know!? For Kids! jsharr's Avatar
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    My car speaks in Khoisan

    or I think that is what is was speaking. I put my key in and it made a series of unintelligible clicks and then remained silent. I found it quite perplexing, as I had the kids in the car and I am driving the carpool this week.

    So we all loaded into the wife's car and the kids were delivered to school. Upon my return home, I tried to get the car to speak again, but it was closed mouthed. I decided maybe I should buy it something. It recently got new tires and new oil, so my options were limited. I decided on a new battery. So 20 minutes and $80 later, I had a brand new box full of shocks installed under the hood. The car would now start, but still refuses to speak the click talk language to me.

    I am sadly elated at this.
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    damned furren cars.
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    Try and buy it a coke.

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    That has to be better than whatever language Ruben's car was speaking.
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    The gods must be crazy.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Serendipper View Post
    The gods must be crazy.

    Beat me to it Serendipper. Nice one Hardy!

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    Try it now!
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    Hey guyz? Guyz? Wait up!! Siu Blue Wind's Avatar
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    You got a box of shocks for $80??

    Daaaaaaaaaaaaang.
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    Just plain clicks? no wakka, wakka wakka, or waka waca boom wacka?
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    Quote Originally Posted by RubenX View Post
    Just plain clicks? no wakka, wakka wakka, or waka waca boom wacka?
    I think those are the noises coming from his bathroom, not his car.
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