My Camry FINALLY shows up on Bing Streetside (their ghetto version of Google Street View) a year and a half after the day I drove past the camera-equipped Highlander(?) on my way to work.
No it’s not a bronze SC400 with the gold package I want but it is about one-third of the cost and disposable as hell. It’s been on their lot for a while so I’m thinking they could take even less. Also, check out that sweet blue SVX in the background.
Welcome to Ridiculous Rebadges, a series of articles in which I go through and examine the details and circumstances surrounding some of the more infamous and some of the more esoteric vehicular rebadges throughout automotive history.
Shit, I’m gonna need new Oppo stickers.
Replaced my Caliper Sunday, and all is right in the braking world. Took it for a drive and the clutch pedal was juddering a bit. Clutching in was making more noise than normal.
So that’s why I get random vibrations at 50+, hard brake pedals when parked, and I smell hot brakes from the right front some times.
It did not hold.
Or so I am told.
How to replace rear discs and pads on a 4th gen Camry
And took me 5 minutes. Heck, it took longer to scrub off the adhesive left behind by the duct tape...
I love backing up videos from my phone to Google Photos just to see what gifs it makes of them
The DAY I get my insurance check to fix my car, and order the part(s) to do so, I get insulted for driving around with duct tape holding it together.
Guess who just got handed a fat check to fix the damage to his car?
Seeing as its Thursday, it looks like time for another round of Design Details...
One of these should fit, eh?
80% That’s how much of the damage to my car the Escalade driver’s insurance is covering.
I didn’t want to put the whole thing online, but YouTube was being an ass with the shortened edit, so I said fuck it and made the whole thing public.