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Old 12-19-2012, 10:41 AM   #226
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its been raining since i got up in Ridge.... looked like only some flakes fell last night to cover the cars but thats it
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Old 12-19-2012, 10:46 AM   #227
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Old 12-19-2012, 10:47 AM   #228
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Yeah that's so frustrating... they're also the ones who try to pass on a 2 lane street when everybody's only using 1 lane as a precaution.

For the record, I drive a Honda Pilot, but in a slow & safe manner!
I don't drive an SUV, but I don't really mind if someone passes me in a 2 lane road when everyone is driving in one lane...if everyone is doing 30 and someone is able to do 50 safely, I think it's ok?

As long as it's safe and they're not plowing by at twice the speed of everyone else, I don't see what the problem is. Again, this is provided they are adequately equipped to be driving at such a speed.

Driving at a crawl isn't always the safest way to drive.
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Old 12-19-2012, 10:49 AM   #229
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E46 with summer tires driving uphill under 5 kms/hr on Arthur Laing Bridge from Richmond to Vancouver. Ask your Daddy and Mommy buy a set of snow tires for your car, please. It worth more than your IPHONE 5 atm.
Everyone behind you were stuck. Do not bother other innocent people to work in rush hours. Thank you.
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Old 12-19-2012, 10:51 AM   #230
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Old 12-19-2012, 11:02 AM   #231
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Old 12-19-2012, 11:25 AM   #235
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Old 12-19-2012, 11:33 AM   #236
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Old 12-19-2012, 11:43 AM   #237
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Old 12-19-2012, 11:45 AM   #238
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Hmm... can't tell where that is. Is is between 33rd and 41st?
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Old 12-19-2012, 11:48 AM   #239
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Saw a BMW 3 series stuck on Victoria Dr. and 33rd at around 8am. It's like a 1 incline there.
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Driving to work this morning on Westminster Hwy, on the overpass going over the 99. A guy in a 3 series was stuck on the hill.. it could hardly go up the slightest incline
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E46 with summer tires driving uphill under 5 kms/hr on Arthur Laing Bridge from Richmond to Vancouver. Ask your Daddy and Mommy buy a set of snow tires for your car, please. It worth more than your IPHONE 5 atm.
Everyone behind you were stuck. Do not bother other innocent people to work in rush hours. Thank you.
BMW 3 series fail.
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Old 12-19-2012, 11:49 AM   #240
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Conditions on highway 1 east are very severe, avoid it unless absolutely necessary and you have winters.
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Old 12-19-2012, 12:04 PM   #246
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those extended/accordion styled buses with regular tires are absolutely TERRIBLE in the snow...they honestly struggle with the slightest incline.
translink should consider getting winter tires just for the latter half of the extended buses if they cant afford to put them on all of their fleet
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Hmm... can't tell where that is. Is is between 33rd and 41st?
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BMW 3 series fail.
i got to work somehow in the E36..... beefy all seasons
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Old 12-19-2012, 12:27 PM   #248
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