THE OT THREAD - Lockout edition
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07-09-2012, 08:10 PM
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You should still be using a dedicated winter tire, that actually will help you come to a more controlled stop and will shorten your stopping distance should you need to do some quick braking.
I find that flipping into 4x4 does help. I'm a reasonable and concientious driver to begin with...you know...make sure you're not too close to someone, go speed limit, don't drink coffee and put on makeup (
) while driving, stop for mother ducks crossing the road with her ducklings, avoid skirmishes with 3 year olds on bikes...etc.
4x4 for me works well in less than perfect conditions for the most part.
I agree with the winter tire stuff, but I'm of Scottish decent and am much too cheap to go that route.
BTW: Why in hell's are we arguing about winter driving. I think my tires melted to the pavement today. We should be arguing about how to properly BBQ a hamburger or how to cool off the house best. Our power went down for an hour today, and man I missed my fans.
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