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I agree with the man who said, "get a junk-yard tranny, it's cheaper than a car payment".........people trade their cars off usually because something's wrong with them......especially with a baby coming along, U R gonna need that 'car-payment-money' for baby things....:)
I once knew a mechanic who would intentionally screw something up when doing maintenance on people's cars so he had repeat customers.......he did it so well no1 else could fix it, you had to bring it back to him to make it run right........he'd leave a vaccuum hose just loose enough to leak...
I went to a exhaust shop to have my work done :) Dual-out from the engine back, just cut the 'y' pipe & made two pipes, 1 per side, ya' know, REAL DUALS...... :)......good old Cherry Bombs :)... out to sides at the ends of the running boards :)
It sure appears to be a Mazda Tribute to me, they are not an Escape btw, but Mazda's (FORD)Explorer ......Mazda also has chrome bumpers and the chrome grille surround and chrome badge surround :) with a blacked-out grille.