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    Two of my sisters are back home for a while and they share a car. The one who owns it needs to work tomorrow and the other has to take my baby niece to a doctor's appointment at the sametime. Guess who doesn't have to work tomorrow? Me, the younger brother. One sister is a notoriously bad driver with tickets to prove it and the other will have a screaming child to distract her while driving. One of them is going to have to take it. So, please say a prayer for my truck.

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    A prayer may not be necessary. I would give your truck to the sister with the child. She is going to be the more careful driver of the two because the child is with her.
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    Why don't you just drive one of them to where they have to go??? Then you and your truck are safe.

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    Quote Originally Posted by silveradotrailblazer View Post
    Why don't you just drive one of them to where they have to go??? Then you and your truck are safe.
    thats what I ended up doing

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    Quote Originally Posted by caddiac View Post
    So what do your sisters look like? I mean may be one of us could fly up there rent a car and drive them around.....
    Are you volunteering??? You seem to be able to easily get away for "several days"....


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    Hey Lil Red Chevy...post some pics of the girls! Cad needs another break real soon.....


    Mike (Denver, CO) - 2008 Sierra 1500 Z71 SLE 5.3L 4WD

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    I would also assume with the lower lighting, they would get less reflection from you
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    Mike (Denver, CO) - 2008 Sierra 1500 Z71 SLE 5.3L 4WD

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    ELECTRONICS: Kenwood DNX6180 Touchscreen; Subthump box w/10" Kicker; Driver Information Center (DIC); Rear View Camera
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    Boy, am I old.
    I was wondering what his truck looked like- no thought to the sisters.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mfleetwood View Post
    Hey Lil Red Chevy...post some pics of the girls! Cad needs another break real soon.....
    yeah ill get on it

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    this thread totally took a down hill turn... hahahaha
    "i dont think you got the picture. i got a beautiful picture. this baby happens to have an extra turn of speed, which is the only thing i care about. you dont understnad what happens do you? they make cars. they make 'em exactly the same way. one or two of 'em turn out to be something special. nobody knows why. i know why. i may be kiddin' myself, but i think i can make somethin' out of that sad little bucket of bolts." ~ Tennessee Steinmetz

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