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there are some impatient people out there, its so sad
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You gots a lotta learnin ahead a you son.

I aint gettin outta yer way .
If for nutin else than to p!ss you off.
You aint the only one with somewhere to go.
Cool story feller.
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to the GTFO guy... i hear ya but thats not always the case...

if you want past me that bad.. then drive that thing like you knew how to steal it and use the left lane and pass me.. then you can go as fast as you want..
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If someone is tailgating you you need to get out of the way or speed up, as long as it isn't someone or something elses fault in front of you that is making you go slow. You aren't a cop. You can't tell me how fast I can go and try and enforce it just because you think the speed you are doing is good doesn't mean I have to think the same. If someone is tailgating you, GTFO of the way.
By this standard, if someone runs into you (say runs a red or side-swipes you) it's your fault for being there . . . ?

Interesting concept
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"Why did you stop at a red light and let me hit you doing 80?" - Dane Cook
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By this standard, if someone runs into you (say runs a red or side-swipes you) it's your fault for being there . . . ?

Interesting concept
Didn't you know this is the new standard by which we all live by ?
It's always the victims fault.(\sarc )
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well i have to admit I've been one of those ****** on the hwy flashin lights at people in the left lane doin the speed limit or under and this thread made me realize i need to chill out!! it just aggravtes the hell out of me when people see you rollin up and they got 3-4 other lanes to move over in and just figure cause they're doin the speed limit they can ride the fast lane. but i digress and will chill out and move around them if i can and back off a lil and be more patient!!
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good.

I can't stand drivers who fly all over the highway when there are more than 2 lanes.

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ok my honest opinion, 1 lane road, respect the person in front of you if he's under the speedlimit, i don't mind a polite reminder, not riding *** but you know, 2 lane, drive in the right lane, left lane to pass (as is the law in most states i believe) 3 lane, if you are doing the speed limit, middle lane, under, right lane, over, left lane, if you are in the left lane and someone comes up behind you, move to the middle lane BEFORE they have a chance to tail gate you

if you are driving in the left lane and going slower than i want to, i will let you know i think you should move out of the way by driving close, not so close as to if they were to brake check i would have any chance of hitting them... i have also been known to flash my hi beams at people for not moving over when they can, last resort i will use the slower lane to go around someone...

it's not that hard to watch someone in your rear view mirror and move when they get close... that way it never gets to the point of needing an anti tailgate device... that being said, if i'm behind someone, waiting for them to move over and some ******* pulls up on my ***... i will do the above mentioned things...

in canada there is a charge in the motor vehicle act of british columbia (and similar charges in other provinces) of impeding traffic, which can constitute doing the speed limit when the flow of traffic is noticeably faster.

in conclusion, if someone is riding your ***, by all means **** em off, if they are close to give you a polite request to make way for someone who is in a hurry, how does that hurt you? move over let them by... if you are riding someone's ***, expect a trailer hitch in the windsheild...
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ha funny story my friend was being tailgated by a dodge intrepid, story goes he brake checked the ppl following and blue lights came on... needless to say he learned his lesson.
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I HATE TAILGATERS i usually barley hit the brakes if thats dosnt work then i slam the **** out of the brakes i dont care a truck beds a 6 foot bumper and i have really bad road rage ive been know to start thowing things out fountain drinks,soda cans,tacos basiclly what ever i can get my hands on taco bell bean burritos look awsome slamming into a windshield at highway speeds then the refried beans and sauce smears all over there windshield as they try to clean it off if i have notthing handy ill pull over when i get a chance ride there ***'s and pull the turn signal switch toward me turning on both high and low beams, If its a motorcycle riding my *** ill start spraying the wiper fluid till they finally pass
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ha funny story my friend was being tailgated by a dodge intrepid, story goes he brake checked the ppl following and blue lights came on... needless to say he learned his lesson.
honestly, i've got nothing but the utmost respect for law enforcement officers, but if i got pulled over for that, "sorry sir, i thought i saw a rabbit run out in front of me, but i realize now it must have just been a plastic bag"

no officer should be that close to your *** where they have to worry about hitting you if you do that...
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Sounds like you will spray your way into a lawsuit. I just drive normal when I have a tailgater. If they are really bad I'll slow down and I'm make sure to drop it down a gear or two so when they go to pass I'll mash it so they can't pass.
x2 they could crash and it would be your fault

i drop the gear too since 3rd can run up to 50 quickly from 35 it works out great

of course you could always go with a sticker like 'WARNING: the closer you get the slower I'll go' or 'if your gonna be this close up my a** at least pull the hairs'
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I notice i go through different drivin habits from time to time and i have been ridin ***'s alot here lately and drivin way too fast everywhere, so today i started a new better freindlier drivin habit!!
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Yeah well its all rigged up and squirting nicely...Ill take some pics sometime but it shoots back about 5ft.. and when im moving at about 50 it scatters behind me quite nicely.. Im just running water.. Might add rubbing Alc. when it gets cold out
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i cant wait to hear about some of your reactions to ppl behind you now. just dont get trigger happy
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Yeah i was disappointed earlier cause i came up on my exit right as some focus was crawlin up on me fast... And i didnt get to use it...
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Common sense should prevail:

Keep right except to pass.

Everyone has their own comfort level when it comes to speed, but on the roads it should be at least close to the limit, conditions (e.g. weather) permitting.

Someone flashing lights at you isn't necessarily trying to bug you - look at it as if they're just letting you know they're there. Same thing goes for the horn - I double tap when I use my horn - just to let people I'm there - a lot less aggressive sounding.

Tailgating is stupid - if they (or you) can't pass, you're not going to be going any quicker than the car ahead; you'll be travelling the same speed whether you're fifteen feet or fifteen inches from the car ahead.

And for drivers who end up with a lineup behind them because they're impeding traffic - pull over and let them pass (if you can do so safely) - it's a lot less stressful for everyone.

Finally - if someone behind you is in that much of a hurry, they may be in an emergency situation and need to pass you.
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it needs to be filled with something yellow like urine, haha
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Haha i did think of that but what if it dribbles on my truck or spills... Haha i didnt really want my truck smelling like a homeless guy
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i have the rear facing lights....they normaly do the trick....if they don't my train horn does hahaha
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Common sense should prevail:

Keep right except to pass.

Everyone has their own comfort level when it comes to speed, but on the roads it should be at least close to the limit, conditions (e.g. weather) permitting.

Someone flashing lights at you isn't necessarily trying to bug you - look at it as if they're just letting you know they're there. Same thing goes for the horn - I double tap when I use my horn - just to let people I'm there - a lot less aggressive sounding.

Tailgating is stupid - if they (or you) can't pass, you're not going to be going any quicker than the car ahead; you'll be travelling the same speed whether you're fifteen feet or fifteen inches from the car ahead.

And for drivers who end up with a lineup behind them because they're impeding traffic - pull over and let them pass (if you can do so safely) - it's a lot less stressful for everyone.

Finally - if someone behind you is in that much of a hurry, they may be in an emergency situation and need to pass you.
I agree on the last part!! yrs ago my now ex-wife (lol) called from hm and said she had just called for an ambulance because she wasn't feelin well. So i was tryin to get home as quickly and safely as possible. Then i had a saturn redline (SC'd) and came up on this 4runner goin alot slower than posted limit on 2 lane rd (I had emergency flashers on), wasn't ridin him too bad just tryin to get the opp. to pass, well he started the tap brakes thing and turned his flashers on, so i hit hit my police strobes i had and he quickly moved over...then 2 miles up the road got hit by county mounty for doin 85 in a 35..(11pm) lol (back country rd)....i was let go.
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when i slam on the brakes the *** end of my truck picks up atleast a foot, thats enough to make most people back off.
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Well i also installed my honda killer saturday... I have a ball that sticks out about 8" well im looking at getting a Pintle so i can really take out some hondas
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If I got **** sprayed on my truck I would throw whatever I have in my cab at their ride! I had someone throw something out their window at me one time cause I was riding their *** for going 10 mph under the speed limit. Lets just say when I passed them they got a FULL 44 OZ coke on their windshield! lol
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