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New Forum? Sticky maybe? Or slippy maybe?


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#26 baccaruda

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Posted 07 February 2004 - 01:40 AM

that would still have to be precategorized.

#27 WagonsOnly

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Posted 07 February 2004 - 02:37 AM

I think that it would be best if there was an "index" to all of the posts--leave the forums the way they are, but cross reference something like "CV joint on '88 D/R hatch blew--any suggestions"? with EA81s, 4WD Subarus, Transmissions, and Hatchbacks. Have a separate category in the index for each repair/model:

360
FF-1, 1300, Stage 1, Stage 2
Gen 2 NA
Gen 2 Turbo
EA82 NA
EA82T
Justy
and so on;

and

Engine
Head Gaskets/Oil Leaks
Transmission/CV axles
4WD drivetrain
Electrical
Interior
Exterior
etc.

Such a system would be labor-intensive-but there might be a way that the user could select which index categories to place the post under?
This is just an opinion, and one I don't expect to be acted upon soon, if ever. I do realize that this is incredibly labor-intensive, and if it can't be automated, it's very hard on the mods. Please remember that I'm not trying to make your lives harder--I think it'd make the board a better resource while leaving the current structure intact. And I'm also a librarian by trade; this is somewhat in my nature.

#28 baccaruda

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Posted 07 February 2004 - 02:47 AM

exactly, the only hard part would be in setting it up, and then if it's optional per user, that would be even better.

#29 torxxx

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Posted 07 February 2004 - 03:08 AM

I say make a Turbo and non turbo forum

done deal..
simple




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