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by kfae8959
Wed Apr 04, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Bought a new Range Rover Sport HSE Dynamic
Replies: 66
Views: 1130

Re: Bought a new Range Rover Sport HSE Dynamic

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Is this definitely from the UK website?

David
by kfae8959
Sun Mar 11, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Pavement parking?
Replies: 25
Views: 438

Re: Pavement parking?

These would also rule out the option of putting two wheels on the pavement to clear space for an emergency vehicle in a narrow street.

David
by kfae8959
Fri Mar 09, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: First accident...
Replies: 45
Views: 1104

Re: First accident...

Have you met up with any forum members for a drive? Where are you based now? I haven't no. Haven't really had the time to think about advanced driving since starting university. I'm based mostly in Liverpool as I study there. Hiya, la'! Please do drop me a message and let me know if you'd like to g...
by kfae8959
Mon Mar 05, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Graduated licensing again
Replies: 36
Views: 1226

Re: Graduated licensing again

Is there a way to correct the title of this thread?

Since it began with an accusation of illiteracy, I feel it's odd that the same mistake is at the top of every reply!

David
by kfae8959
Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:59 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Driving instructors and learners - do they drive like each other?
Replies: 127
Views: 3607

Re: Driving instructors and learners - do they drive like each other?

I don't know how often you change (buy or borrow) cars, but you may be in for an unwelcome surprise if you try that in some other modern cars, which switch the throttle off if the brakes are applied. waremark mentions that he has come across cars that don't allow heel and toe, but my understanding ...
by kfae8959
Fri Feb 16, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Hands on the wheel
Replies: 35
Views: 1083

Re: Hands on the wheel

I don't remotely imagine that this is what Allen had in mind, but in fact IAM Observers used to be encouraged to advocate a method that constituted steering with one hand...

David
by kfae8959
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Associate cannot keep to the speed limit
Replies: 42
Views: 1250

Re: Associate cannot keep to the speed limit

I had a candidate this week who mentioned in the pre-drive checks that the car was equipped with a speed limiter, and that it may be used. In the end it wasn't, but I would have considered that appropriate. Whether that is an abdication of the driver's responsibility, as Alasdair suggests, or an adv...
by kfae8959
Mon Feb 05, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Ford Ecosport
Replies: 7
Views: 277

Re: Ford Ecosport

Etymologically speaking, it should be "oiko"...

David
by kfae8959
Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:00 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Keep drivers alert? Add scenery......
Replies: 23
Views: 892

Re: Keep drivers alert? Add scenery......

Horse wrote:No 'end' sign, but map identifies the section as A577


Mmm. I'd be looking at the signs when driving, though. And "the map" seems to have some other inaccuracies, so I wouldn't take it as authoritative!

David
by kfae8959
Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Keep drivers alert? Add scenery......
Replies: 23
Views: 892

Re: Keep drivers alert? Add scenery......

jont- wrote:
Horse wrote:
AndyP wrote:[Bit like the There are no roundabouts an Motorways 'one] :headbang:


*Cough* M3 J6 spur.

Looks like the motorway ends just before the roundabout?


I'm fairly sure the roundabout at the M58 / M6 junction is all motorway - and it's got traffic lights on it!

David

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