Month: March 2012

There’s been a lot of hoopla in the press about these all electric cars claiming to have limitless MPG. There has been even more chatter about the “mostly electric” hybrids which you plug in at night and they run all electric until they “need” to start the gas. Today, when my car battery is starting to fail, I can use a booster pack, bump my ride to a start, drive to the local auto parts store and, if I bought the right kind of ride, swap out the battery without having to disassemble the entire passenger side wheel well and drive assembly to put in a fresh five or seven year battery. At the time I buy the battery, there is a core charge which I get back when I…

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