Date: Mon, 12 Jun 2006 03:16:34 +0000 (UTC) From: Craig's Saab C900 Site <c900nospam.apana.org.au> Subject: Re: 2.0 Turbo Engine Overfilled with Oil
"Jeremy Brown" <jerem43nospamnet> writes: >Soda is in liters when in bottles but in ounces in cans. That's a bit silly. The standard size soft drink (aka soda, pop, whatever) can size in Australia is 375 ml (millilitres) - aka 0.375 L. >Nutrition is in calories/grams/milligrams when the package is >ounces/pounds/gallons. Calories are not SI units - the correct SI unit for measuring energy is the kilojoule (and that has important automotive implications since kilojoules has a relationship to the kilowatt power output ratings of engines). >At the doctors, you get medicine in measured in mg, weighed in pounds, >height measured in inches/feet, and bodily fluids measured in ml/dl. >For the cars tires are in inches, fuel in gallons and go miles per hour. All >the belts, screws and other parts are in mm (on the "foreign" and "domestic" >brands) > A side note- The Pontiac G6 is made in Australia and is domestic He he is that what the Holden Monaro is called in the US? Craig. -- Craig's Saab C900 Page at | Craig's Classic Saab Workshop - Sydney .au http://lios.apana.org.au/~c900 | http://www.classicsaab.net and other URL's Email: c900nospam.apana.org.au | For Saab 99/C900/9000 Enthusiasts World-Wide! Alternate: saabonautnospaml.com | Web-forums, galleries, library, links, etc.