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Old 01-20-2012, 05:09 PM
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Originally Posted by Big time View Post
Also remember assisted upswinging doors carry a weight penalty and they are prone to malfunction.
What design are you thinking of that is heavy and unreliable ?
Gas assistance is negligeble next to an electric window winder setup

I always thought the Avantime solutino was elegant and not too "out there" for most owners .... that is once they got the materials right in version 2 and mods.
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