spare tire

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Synonyms for spare tire

excess fat around the waistline

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Kronberg is not alone; many carmakers have eliminated spare tires to improve fuel economy.
The metal lift plate that holds the spare tire assembly underneath the truck bed may not have been sufficiently coated with phosphate, causing it to rust and break, Toyota said.
With no provision for a spare tire, trunk space would also be freed up, making cars more practical.
They were arrested while trying to enter the Sultanate through Wadi Al Jizi Police Border Post after the police dogs managed to detect 35 heroin capsules hidden inside the spare tire.
The unproductive politics uses the civil sector as a spare tire to test citizens about various ideas.
says it&'s recalling more vehicles Eoe1/4" this time, 600,000 Sienna minivans to inspect for rust in a cable that holds the spare tire, UPI reported.
All this is delivered on a Skeeter trailer with spare tire and chrome wheels.
Author Debra Anne Ross Lawrence states that after three months of following her stated 3:00 PM secret, readers will be able to live the lifestyle they've always wanted easily following the novel way of eating that "The 3:00 PM Secret: Live Slim and Strong Live Your Dreams" promotes, making it highly recommended for community library health collections and for anyone who wants to give dropping that spare tire another go.
The part has internal ribs for stiffness so that it can support a 250-lb load and also has a living hinge to allow access to the under-floor spare tire.
I ended up with a fairly new battery (for my old "Mayo-Jack" VW, your 4/28/04 website Picture of the Week) and a nice spare tire.
The Webasto-supplied top comprises 470 components, including a 40-amp electric motor driving a radial piston pump at 160 bar that sits in an acoustic capsule behind the spare tire.
Not when you've got Clooney, disappearing beneath a beard and sporting a spare tire (he gained 30 pounds for the part), and Matt Damon playing against their innate good-guy appeal.
The trailer also comes standard with electric brakes, a built-in toolbox, tie-downs and a spare tire.
He hopes to follow people in weight-loss programs to see if they can literally dream away the spare tire.
AT 82, MATTOX REMAINS A tall, dashing figure and a serious charmer; despite a major heart operation a few years ago, groans about acquiring a spare tire (invisible to all but himself), and chronic arthritis, he moves with the agility and purposefulness of a veteran dancer.