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Old 01-06-2010, 03:16 PM
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put my ram in the ditch last year during an ice storm.. no damage.. the 08 has a very loose back end with the stock Goodyear HP's got new RSA's right before Christmas and we have has snow all week and they have worked great. i got these because i have a 36 mile commute on the interstate everyday and the BFG AT's i had on my 97 we so loud i had to turn the radio up..
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Well, I'll throw my $0.02 in here, since I'm the kind of guy that will stop to help anyone if I can. I'm a believer in car-ma, since I work in the oil patch, we never drive by a person in a ditch, cuz if you're ever there yourself, you probably need people to help you out, even if it's just someone lending you a set of tire chains.

I would've at least checked he was ok, then told him to call a tow truck and to slow down next time before I took off. After that I'd bad mouth him to everyone I could
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But how could I be nice to someone that was gonna hit me?? I know a car is just a material thing that can be replaced but Blue keeps me safe and we have history together!!
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But how could I be nice to someone that was gonna hit me?? I know a car is just a material thing that can be replaced but Blue keeps me safe and we have history together!!
The guy was nice enough to put his car in the ditch instead of hitting Blue wasn't he?
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The guy was nice enough to put his car in the ditch instead of hitting Blue wasn't he?
Yes he was and I am thankful for that!
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Well if you were thankful, than you could have checked to see if he was ok or needed something. I'm not trying to say you are a horrible person or anything, I know what it feels like to get your car dented or almost hit by an idiot. I just think during wintery and snowy conditions we can all try and offer a hand to someone who might be in need. You never know when you'll accidently slide into a ditch and need a helping hand.
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This is true....I have been thinking about it since it happened and I should have checked on the guy. I let emotion over rule logic.
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winter drivers- why do people put plows on Dakotas, S-10s, Rangers, ect? Do they think oh I have 4X4 so I can put a plow on it? Are they trying to get better mileage while plowing? sorry just a little rant
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Haha, Lamateo, that reminds me of a news story that came on this morning. A local guy rigged up his RC car with a small snowplow and it looks like he put some kind of chains on the tires (or studs or something) and says he can plow his driveway from inside his living room in about 25 or 45 minutes (i forget, but it wasn't a big driveway). Thought what was kinda cool.
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