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      12-15-2008, 11:45 PM   #1
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snow sucks

beens stuck at home for 2 days since i live on a hill
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      12-16-2008, 12:02 AM   #2
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Snow tires?

I love driving in snow. I hate ice though.
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      12-16-2008, 12:55 AM   #3
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yeah but the again i dont have an xi like you
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      12-16-2008, 02:10 AM   #4
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Snow tires?

I love driving in snow. I hate ice though.


Oh the irony!!!

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So I went to Lowe's at the Landing to pick up some rock salt on Sunday. It was a pure sheen of black ice with hardly any cars around. Man, power sliding and AWD is fun, but that hasn't stopped me from ordering some Blizzaks for a winter set.
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some guy in a orange 350z crashed into the street sign outside my neighborhood
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some guy in a orange 350z crashed into the street sign outside my neighborhood
typical Seattle drivers.... I have been driving around none stop..... roads are fine if you know what you are doing..... Stop watching Jim Forman!
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Can you not shovel out?
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Just watched a guy in a ~03 golf GTI w/ R32 badges take a turn onto 520 in redmond at about 45 miles and just slide straight into the barrier.
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Where do you live?

It's not too bad here in Olympus for some reason. Minus the millionaire hill.
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You must be in Lakemont or high up in Newcastle, went up there around 3am Sunday in my buddies Audi for some fun in the snow, I sure woulnd't let the 3 loose up there though. Down in Factoria the roads are as clear as the sky!
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Where do you live?

It's not too bad here in Olympus for some reason. Minus the millionaire hill.
by sierra heights in caledon but yeah my friend lives in olympus it didnt seem too bad. its because theres not a lot of traffic going through my neighborhood.
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So I went to Lowe's at the Landing to pick up some rock salt on Sunday. It was a pure sheen of black ice with hardly any cars around. Man, power sliding and AWD is fun, but that hasn't stopped me from ordering some Blizzaks for a winter set.
I did that too. Drifted until I puked. So much fun!
I love how the AWD system is RWD biased.

I'm running on summer tires, so I have to be careful on hills, braking and ice.
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