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Old 03-14-2019, 06:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Kodiak Bear View Post
Either that's a very small driver of the C8 or the C8 is a LOT bigger car than I had imagined.
Side-by-side shots of mules and C7s show near identical dimensions. Cameras can be very misleading.

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Old 03-14-2019, 06:42 PM
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Umm No. There's a woman driving it.
Who cares about the frunk or the car? That woman is probably up around 90 percentile physically, and maybe a car enthusiast to boot.
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Old 03-14-2019, 06:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Atari_Prime View Post
I'm curious. Let's go down the rabbit hole. I see the line across the hood. Show me more and what do you feel they are hiding?

Made a thread about it 5 months ago. Look at my threads history. You'll find it there.
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Old 03-14-2019, 06:45 PM
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Originally Posted by Kodiak Bear View Post
Either that's a very small driver of the C8 or the C8 is a LOT bigger car than I had imagined.
This has been well and thoroughly analyzed with comparative measurements and overlays. The C7 and C8 are almost exactly the same overall dimensions, minus a forward cockpit.
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Old 03-14-2019, 10:23 PM
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Two times they've been caught with the front opened and both times it looks like they're having to manually hold it up.
No struts installed on the mules for some reason.

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Old 03-14-2019, 10:27 PM
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Could just as easily be checking a fuse since electrical problems have been reported?
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Old 03-14-2019, 10:37 PM
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It obviously has some sort of problem relating to gas stations. They pull in, raise the front lid, and then leave on a hook.
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Old 03-14-2019, 10:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Tom73 View Post


I see the problem, someone stole the engine!
LOL! ....Then he found a spare one in the trunk in the back!
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Old 03-14-2019, 10:47 PM
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GM has the Frunk and Wagnal encyclopedia to check for these rare problems of missing motors.

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Old 03-14-2019, 10:54 PM
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Originally Posted by Tool Hoarder View Post
Yes... that's what I said. The side scoop as presented on these mules is clearly fake and not remotely the actual design.
I've been saying that from the start along with the rear quarter is fake.
Time will tell.
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Old 03-14-2019, 11:05 PM
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Originally Posted by MikeG37 View Post
Two times they've been caught with the front opened and both times it looks like they're having to manually hold it up.
No struts installed on the mules for some reason.

yeah, it looks like just stamped steel hinges, but maybe they are just trying to hover and conceal the innards.

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Old 03-14-2019, 11:12 PM
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Gone: Reverse opening front hood.
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Old 03-14-2019, 11:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Mikec7z View Post
They arent fake, they just come forward much farther than the do in real life. There is a small faint triangle shape that begins on the door, and the door handle is under it, it is very thin and sharp at the door, so it will not actually hit the car next to it, the normal center round part of the outer door edge will hit first in most cases.

The side intake is much further back than what we are allowed to see.
i agree.
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Old 03-14-2019, 11:45 PM
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Couldn't they just push start it?

Oh, that's right. It's an automatic.
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Old 03-15-2019, 12:02 AM
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Originally Posted by Michael A View Post
Couldn't they just push start it?

Oh, that's right. It's an automatic.
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Old 03-15-2019, 12:13 AM
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Originally Posted by MikeG37 View Post
Two times they've been caught with the front opened and both times it looks like they're having to manually hold it up.
No struts installed on the mules for some reason.
Yeah, could be as simple as "no one is allowed to leave the hood open on this car, as someone might come take pictures while you idiots walk around to the back of the car or to get inside the cabin...

so if you aren't holding it up, it needs to remain closed".

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Old 03-15-2019, 12:14 AM
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As someone who just dealt with a completly dead battery in a car with an electric frunk release (the battery is under there) I hope like hell they have an easily accessible manual release. That was a nightmare.
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Old 03-15-2019, 12:18 AM
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Originally Posted by Mikec7z View Post
Yeah, could be as simple as "no one is allowed to leave the hood open on this car, as someone might come take pictures while you idiots walk around to the back of the car or to get inside the cabin...

so if you aren't holding it up, it needs to remain closed".
Very plausible
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Old 03-15-2019, 12:19 AM
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Originally Posted by MikeG37 View Post
As someone who just dealt with a completly dead battery in a car with an electric frunk release (the battery is under there) I hope like hell they have an easily accessible manual release. That was a nightmare.
make and model?
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Old 03-15-2019, 12:26 AM
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'08 987 Cayman
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