Comic 283 - Car - Page 1

27th Mar 2011, 3:02 PM
Car - Page 1
Average Rating: 5 (3 votes)
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fingerwitch 27th Mar 2011, 3:02 PM edit delete
Having a car is actually kind of a pain in the ass. All it takes is one little thing to go wrong and then you're bollocksed financially.

Incomplete list of expenses from my vehicle to date: having the gas line repaired (twice), having the brakes done, getting towed out of the ditch, replacing the fuse for the fan what cools the engine, bolting the gas tank up when the mounting brackets fell off (my boyfriend and brother did this one for free), replacing the lowbeams that burned out... totalling over 1100 dollars which is more than I paid for the car.

That's not including new oil and filter, windshield washer fluid, coolant, or the pair of vice grips which replaced the handle for the window when I broke it off. Or insurance, the fee to get the registration transferred (which was nominal), or gas for the damn thing.

Now I have to get the tires changed and rotated, the alignment fixed (car always wants to go right) and new wiper blades.

Don't buy a car unless you absolutely have to.


DSW 27th Mar 2011, 3:41 PM edit delete reply
loved the "Mo Fo"
ThornsInOurSide 27th Mar 2011, 3:58 PM edit delete reply
Sounds like a real clanker...
Effigy_Power 29th Mar 2011, 4:14 AM edit delete reply
Her: "I sold my car so the artist wouldn't have to draw cars anymore."
Him: "Very good idea."
Her: "Next thing: hands."
fingerwitch 29th Mar 2011, 12:09 PM edit delete reply
Oh god if only I could figure out a way to sell their hands.... maybe kijiji?