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Old 12-06-2005, 07:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Diesel Giant
If you were going much faster you may have lost all steering controll. That was a close one.!
Yeah probably the only reason it stayed together was that the wheel was pushing BACK agaist the arm so it was hitting the place where it usually bolts down and just vibrated there rather than fly off.

Had I been turning left at high speeds like I was just before this straight would have let the drivers tire go more left or right and throw me (and my car) into one of the gaurd rails/other cars.


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Old 12-06-2005, 09:43 PM
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wow close call! I remember that bolt...luckily i didnt touch it hahahahh
100mph..thats fast...ill never know if im going that fast...speedo maxes out @

glad 2 see u r ok. and the car too.


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