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Old 11-19-2012, 10:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Falling Leaves

It only took me a few seconds last week to remind myself that a layer of falling leaves between the tire and road surface is a recipe for disaster. Fortunately I was able to recover.

Watch those dark corners with overhanging trees!
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Old 11-19-2012, 10:11 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 11-19-2012, 10:18 AM   #3 (permalink)
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thanks for taking the time to post this friendly reminder.
Glad things worked out ok for you
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Old 02-24-2013, 07:27 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Leaves, loose gravel, and around here mud or livestock poop on the road. Any of it gets wet and there's traction trouble up ahead.
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Yep , and in the summer watch out for fresh cut grass on the road , it too is slippery !
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Falling Leaves

Ice and snow are a bitch too. The 10 inches at the end of my drive sent me sideways yesterday.

Who would've thought that snow and ice are slick?
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One of my favorites is oil and antifreeze....
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Old 02-25-2013, 08:07 PM   #8 (permalink)
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falling leaves

yes, and pine straw. after a stormy night not long ago pulling out of my st. into hiway, i stopped, looked to see if it was clear to pull out, started off & i slipped on pine straw. glad i was taking off easy. my heart jump a few time.
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Old 02-27-2013, 11:32 AM   #9 (permalink)
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Be sure and watch out for a diesel spill ! If the road ahead appears wet when it hasn't been raining , slow down cause if its diesel fuel and you get some on your tires your GONNA go down ! Diesel fuel & rubber = slippery owl shit !
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Look out for garbage truck juice on a hot summer day.
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