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  1. Sloanhoo replied to the thread Why is no one challenging the Clarity?.

    Thanks for the intel. I don’t think my husband would buy a used EV. With the federal credit and Oregon’s rebates, new EVs and PHEVs (not...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 1:38 PM
  2. Sloanhoo replied to the thread Why is no one challenging the Clarity?.

    We have noticed on our neighborhood walks (the only time we get out) that at least two of the folks in our area have Nissan Leafs...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 1:16 PM
  3. Sloanhoo liked css28's post in the thread Why is no one challenging the Clarity?.

    Our cars were a 2011 Toyota Prius and a 2013 Chevrolet Volt. When the Volt got totalled last summer, with no immediate way to get a...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 1:12 PM
  4. Sloanhoo replied to the thread Why is no one challenging the Clarity?.

    Thanks for your thoughts. I would like to see the results of that experiment. Regarding the RAV4 PHEV or whatever, my husband (the...

    Aug 5, 2020 at 12:58 PM
  5. Sloanhoo liked Landshark's post in the thread Why is no one challenging the Clarity?.

    How much more range do you need? You’re doing 95% of your driving on electric that used to be done with gas. If reduced carbon...

    Aug 5, 2020 at 12:03 AM
  6. Sloanhoo replied to the thread Why is no one challenging the Clarity?.

    Well, we would always like more range... I do think DucRider’s point about the tradeoff between battery range and weight makes sense. As...

    Aug 5, 2020 at 12:03 AM
  7. Sloanhoo liked Landshark's post in the thread Why is no one challenging the Clarity?.

    One possible answer to your title question, the car is reportedly a money loser for Honda. A company can make only so many...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 11:52 PM
  8. Sloanhoo liked DucRider's post in the thread Why is no one challenging the Clarity?.

    More range requires more batteries which requires more space and giving up something taking up space in the car. The most common...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 11:51 PM
  9. Sloanhoo liked Landshark's post in the thread Is Clarity a dangerous vehicle to own?.

    It can also charge its own batteries while driving.

    Aug 4, 2020 at 5:57 PM
  10. Sloanhoo liked rodeknyt's post in the thread Is Clarity a dangerous vehicle to own?.

    I believe that the people complaining about "loss of power" didn't understand how the drivetrain on the Clarity is designed. Unlike the...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 5:57 PM
  11. Sloanhoo liked Robert_Alabama's post in the thread Is Clarity a dangerous vehicle to own?.

    I don't think @Sandroad deserves a lot of hate for that post. I concur that the original title and post was rather negative. If the OP...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 5:56 PM
  12. Sloanhoo liked craze1cars's post in the thread Is Clarity a dangerous vehicle to own?.

    Hauksw, Such complaints about this car are rare here. Unfortunately as you can tell, saying negative things about Clarity here usually...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 5:55 PM
  13. Sloanhoo liked Daniel M W's post in the thread Is Clarity a dangerous vehicle to own?.

    The "sudden" power loss is related to how you drive your car. If you let your battery drain and then try to climb mount Washington, the...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 5:54 PM
  14. Sloanhoo liked Domenick's post in the thread Is Clarity a dangerous vehicle to own?.

    The Clarity Plug-In Hybrid had one recall in 2019 and 9 complaints. It had more complaints in 2018 (58) and zero recalls. If you compare...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 5:53 PM
  15. Sloanhoo liked Kerbe's post in the thread Had Enough of CMBS (Collision Mitigation Braking System).

    Mine works like a charm. I've only ever had one false brake event: On an interstate highway that has a rather tight left turn I was in...

    Aug 4, 2020 at 5:47 PM