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Caleb Kraft
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I'll be there
Caleb Kraft   11/5/2013 2:54:33 PM
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Looking forward to the chat!

Frank Eory
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Eye-opening video!
Frank Eory   11/5/2013 6:42:12 PM
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I won't be able to attend the chat, but thanks for posting the eye-opening Consumer Reports video. Every driver should watch it!

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Re: Eye-opening video!
JanineLove   11/6/2013 8:19:10 AM
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I agree with Frank. Great video. If you haven't watched it, take a minute. So, where did we learn to pump the brakes? I remember doing it on my first car (77 Pontiac Sunbird), but I don't remember when or why. (I also had to keep my foot on the gas and brake to keep it from stalling at red lights, but that's another story...)

Caleb Kraft
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Re: Eye-opening video!
Caleb Kraft   11/6/2013 10:22:21 AM
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Holy crap that is scary!

junko.yoshida
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junko.yoshida   11/6/2013 10:40:48 AM
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It is, isn't it? Seeing is believing.

Caleb Kraft
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Re: Eye-opening video!
Caleb Kraft   11/6/2013 10:43:22 AM
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Yeah, I didn't know about the pumping issue. I just assumed that it was the panic period of sudden acceleration that was causing problems. This is even more scary because even though I'm a fairly calm person, I could see my self falling victim in this scenario. 



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