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Old 11-17-2020, 5:41pm   #1
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Took a while to find it, but I did it!
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HTF did a tape measure get stuck in a tire??
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Not quick are you?
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Not quick are you?
Shhhhhh he’s Canadian. They’re “Special”.
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Black and 9+ inches long?
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Watch "Aerosmith - Big Ten Inch Record" on YouTube
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Dang that sucks
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I'm sure your wife still loves you anyway, stubby...

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Took a while to find it, but I did it!
I had something shorter stuck in my tire about 2 miles from home returning from Orlando on Sunday. Damn thing couldn't be repaired, Firestone is the only ones who had this specific matching tire, and they are proud of that one!
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Watch "Aerosmith - Big Ten Inch Record" on YouTube
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That song had a profound influence on me. Did you know it’s a Bullmoose Jackson song from the early 50’s?
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Took a while to find it, but I did it!
Holy carp. Did it make a noise when you hit it? Must have been nuts.

I hit a 4x4 in my C5 at 70mph. Made a YUGE noise. Car kept driving even with the rim absolutely destroyed. I thought I could just drive to Discount Tire and get a Goodyear Eagle run flat.

Oh no. That’s not how it works. Special order. This was years ago. Love that car. Hate buying those tires.
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Old 11-17-2020, 8:48pm   #14
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Yea, I heard it. Front tire flipped it up and it drove it into the rear. Made a hell of a noise. In the middle of a construction zone, on a expressway. Kudos to AAA for being there within an hour. Called them because I just knew the spare would be flat as well. Had a whole 6 lbs in it.
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Yea, I heard it. Front tire flipped it up and it drove it into the rear. Made a hell of a noise. In the middle of a construction zone, on a expressway. Kudos to AAA for being there within an hour. Called them because I just knew the spare would be flat as well. Had a whole 6 lbs in it.
I just noticed your avatar.
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Old 11-17-2020, 9:45pm   #16
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Dang that sucks


How do you know it sucks? I never had a tape measure suck.
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Old 11-18-2020, 5:02am   #17
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Old 11-18-2020, 5:42am   #18
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There's also a leek in the boat too.. bahahaha!!!!

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But seriously... that sucks! Looks like the tire still has a lot of tread on it too.
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Old 11-18-2020, 6:26am   #19
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But seriously... that sucks! Looks like the tire still has a lot of tread on it too.
About 3K on it. Road hazard for the free replacement. $26 all in for the road hazard on the new tire.
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About 3K on it. Road hazard for the free replacement. $26 all in for the road hazard on the new tire.
Good deal !
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