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Old 10-05-2004, 04:55 PM   #1
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http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmp...d_nm/driver_dc

Shooting through a toolbooth in the triple digits? Nice piece of driving.
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Should of used his seat as a cushion and jumped out
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Think he got his toll in the basket on his way through??? LOL
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Tight squeeze! I've read about this happening in the U.*. several years ago, lady'* throttle stuck wide open and she couldn't move the shifter. I think there ended up being some bolt that fell out of place and caused the problem (I wish I remembered more).
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Heard a story something like that once about a KIA when they first came out. (not even half as fast though, KIa'* are slow) Girl claimed that she couldn't brake, e-brake, turn off the car, or shift out of gear.... yea, ok.
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I wonder if he ever thought of putting it in neutral....
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I wonder if he ever thought of putting it in neutral....
According to the article he did.
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...and that all attempts to brake or put the automatic into neutral had failed, police said Tuesday.
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Lies....all lies haha
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hmmmm... i may have to get my car "stuck" in gear at WOT this weekend... ya think highway patrol will buy it??
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Put it in Neutral and remove the key.....
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