Date: Wed, 04 Jul 2001 13:07:14 +1000 From: Ian <iannopsamtia.com.au> Subject: Re: compass in a saab ?
Would rather a coffee pot myself :)) Bob wrote: > I think that the Saab info display should have a compass. It's one of the > things I'd like to have it do, along with having a timer mode to count up > (the distance will count up, why not the timer?). > > "Ian" <iannopsamtia.com.au> wrote in message > news:3B414E9D.A2C4643nopsamtia.com.au... > > I climbed into a new 4WD not so long ago and to my surprise there were a > range > > of instruments fitted to it which I expected only to find in a plane.... > > compass, altitude, horizon, gradient, inside temp, outside temp... > probably > > more. There was a reason for all of them... particularly since the ownner > does > > a lot of off-road driving in forests and mountains. I *think* it was a > Nissan. > > > > Compasses are not a bad idea... particularly when driving on unfamiliar > roads > > at night.... believe me... I am no astronomer. > > > > Ian > > > > Harry Davis wrote: > > > > > What car does come with a built in compass? This guy is definitely not > the > > > normal Saab owner. > >