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Old 06-26-2007, 01:45 AM
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Those Fords from the mid 70s were pretty bad. I used to drive a 1978 LTD II.... Just about every one of those hit the scrap yards years ago.
I was wondering where they all went.
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Old 06-26-2007, 04:41 AM
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Old 06-26-2007, 10:03 AM
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Aw, $#it Kit...you Take Over For A While.........!!!
hmm, I don't remember that line from any KR episodes... it must be from an outtake...
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Old 06-26-2007, 10:39 AM
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I used to have a 2000 Camaro with a 5-speed. One time I pulled it into the carport at my old house, and obviously didn't set the parking brake. My wife pulled up in her SUV later on that night and parked behind it as the driveway was single-car width. I went out the next morning, noticed the rear bumper of the Camaro was gently touching the front bumper of my wife's SUV and thought she was just being a smart aleck. I backed her's up and parked it on the street. As I was walking back up the driveway the Camaro comes rolling back. I fortunately had left it unlocked (it was a decent neighborhood, not great but decent enough to leave the cars unlocked) so I was able to jump in and stop it. Learned my lesson!!!
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Old 06-26-2007, 11:23 AM
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Now thats what I call runaway diesel!
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Old 06-26-2007, 02:40 PM
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I had just moved my 240 from the area I use to change the oil to its normal spot in the driveway when I decided to come in the house for a quick drink of ice tea. I have an antique shop in my barn and noticed some customers pulling up at which time I went out the back door to offer my assistance. Right away I noticed the 240 was NOT where I parked it. It had rolled down my driveway and was nose first in the ditch on the other side of the road, blocking the east bound lane of a very busy road. Some of you have been here so you guys know how flat my driveway is. Just shows how good the wheel bearings are. Luckily nobody was coming from either direction so no harm done.

Moral is ALWAYS use the emergency brake, especially with a stick. I don't know how I did not plus I left it in neutral. Senior moment I guess.

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Old 06-26-2007, 04:54 PM
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Bill, maybe you should get an anchor for that thing just to be on the safe side.
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Old 06-26-2007, 06:34 PM
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It was looking for your car cover....
It didn't go far enough.

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