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AllentownJake Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-25-09 05:29 PM
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3. You had to own a car for 3 years prior to the trade-in
So, no, there was no salvage of the parts. I don't totally disagree with you there, but the clunkers were at least owned by an individual prior to the purchase program.
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  -Was Cash for Clunkers another corporate gift? Tim01  Dec-25-09 05:06 PM   #0 
  - There is no 'shortage' of used cars, or used parts.  Ikonoklast   Dec-25-09 05:21 PM   #1 
  - You had to own a car for 3 years prior to the trade-in  AllentownJake   Dec-25-09 05:29 PM   #3 
  - I should have excluded engine and drive train parts.  Ikonoklast   Dec-25-09 05:40 PM   #9 
  - You do know they poured acid in the drive train of the clunkers  doc03   Dec-25-09 05:36 PM   #6 
     - Silica sand, into an empty oil pan.  Ikonoklast   Dec-25-09 05:44 PM   #11 
  - It was a Push Demand Forward program  AllentownJake   Dec-25-09 05:27 PM   #2 
  - I don't really think there will be a used car shortage anytime soon  doc03   Dec-25-09 05:30 PM   #4 
  - It was almost as big of a joke as the golf cart subsidy  AllentownJake   Dec-25-09 05:36 PM   #7 
     - Wow, never heard of that one, that explains why the  doc03   Dec-25-09 05:39 PM   #8 
        - It was quite the amusing controversy a few months ago  AllentownJake   Dec-25-09 05:43 PM   #10 
  - Obama doesn't do "corporate handouts" -- he does "progressive reforms"  jrtayloriv   Dec-25-09 05:36 PM   #5 
  - You said it very well. nt  HoarseWhisperer   Dec-25-09 06:38 PM   #19 
  - There's very little that can be designed to help the poor...  Sarah Ibarruri   Dec-25-09 05:49 PM   #12 
  - The requirement was street legal  AllentownJake   Dec-25-09 05:51 PM   #13 
     - These laws need to be written very simply. I'll write them if they wish: NO RICH MAY APPLY  Sarah Ibarruri   Dec-25-09 05:52 PM   #14 
        - You can say your gross income can't exceed a certain amount to apply for a subsidy  AllentownJake   Dec-25-09 05:56 PM   #15 
           - I'm not a CPA, attorney, or anything like that, yet even tho I'm not....  Sarah Ibarruri   Dec-25-09 06:01 PM   #16 
  - Used parts less available? Clunker cars went to the junkyards for parts harvesting.  Gold Metal Flake   Dec-25-09 06:09 PM   #17 
  - "Nice try, sparky." There is no need to be a dick.  Tim01   Dec-25-09 06:39 PM   #20 
  - .  gmoney   Dec-25-09 06:24 PM   #18 

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