Don't be this guy

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  2. buzzarddriver

    buzzarddriver Road Train Member

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    Hope he never see's the outside world again.
     
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    markealy Heavy Load Member

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    ProfessionalNoticer Heavy Load Member

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    The interstates are overflowing with millions more just like him.
     
  5. mustang190

    mustang190 Road Train Member

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    Couldn’t read the warning signs.
     
  6. MACK E-6

    MACK E-6 Moderator Staff Member

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    ...Or chose to ignore them.

    How steep exactly is that hill on 70?
     
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  7. MTN Boomer

    MTN Boomer Road Train Member

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    I have a C D of Old Trucking Songs. On one the Code is Mentioned. Drivers would put it in the Ditch before running into a 4 wheeler or over someone.
     
  8. mslashbar

    mslashbar Medium Load Member

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    It's about 6% for 5 miles with a runaway truck ramp about half way down.
     
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    aussiejosh Road Train Member

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    And hence we learn a very important lesson here folks as to why we need to observe any signs at steep inclines on roads that specifically request drivers to use a low gear this must be a gear that will maintain control of the truck without using your brakes.
     
  10. Cat sdp

    Cat sdp . .

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    They just leave it in D , I guess
     
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