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      01-08-2007, 05:08 AM   #1
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What is the tolerance before you are snapped in your area?

Here's a fun topic for all the family!!

I know that the states have different levels of tolerance before they snap you for speeding. For instance in SA it is 9km/h, thus if the speed is 60km/h you get snapped at 70.

What is the tolerance in your area, what do you think of it?
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i see a lot of people go 80 on a 65mph roads. i think thats okay as long as you're not alone so you dont stand out.

last week we got pulled over for going 88mph on the I-5 NB.
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isn't there a tolerance of 4kms over in sydney? 5 and you are booked? one more ticket, and i have no license
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I heard somewhere that NSW was 1km/h

Though it could be VIC...
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I heard 10% in NSW
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3km grace in Vic.... the buggers!!
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I heard somewhere that NSW was 1km/h

Though it could be VIC...
lol so impossible, i would have lost my license 1000 times over by now if that were the case, shhhhh
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I went past a copper radar doing 75 in a 70 zone. I think it is either a 4-5 kms/h leeway in NSW.
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i think for chicks the speed tolerance is far greater then for guys
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well ill have to put on a wig ( blonde or brunette)
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definately blonde... i have noticed this colour gets more attention
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well ill have to put on a wig ( blonde or brunette)

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Hell No!!
Its only for the eye's of the lucky copper.
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I am sure the word "lucky" is being used loosely, unless you are caught speeding on Oxford St during late february
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it's would be a bit hit on oxford, i say go for it.. you might have some fun! you know you wanna...
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I am sure the word "lucky" is being used loosely, unless you are caught speeding on Oxford St during late february
Well you know Oxford street( ) very well for a guy who lives in Adelaide. Well i guess the wig thing won't work so ill leave it up to you and ASTRA to give suggestions to what blokes can do to get themselves out of receiving a speeding ticket.
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it's would be a bit hit on oxford, i say go for it.. you might have some fun! you know you wanna...
DAM you got one sick fantasy Sorry to inform you but i am not GAY CHICKS 4 LIFE is my MOTTO:rocks:
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chicks with... hmm, what rhymes with chiks?
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i see no denial chris...
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Not that there's anything wrong with that...
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