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by _Lusus_Naturae_
Mon Feb 28, 2005 4:50 pm
Forum: Manual Driving Tips
Topic: When you wait at a traffic light, you...
Replies: 17
Views: 4620

If you roll back during a UK driving test by so much as a centimeter, you schedule for another driving test. A vehicle w/ manul transmission tends to roll back on the slightest hill. That's what the ebrake is for. That's right. UK driving tests are mad, and are getting madder. We're taught to engag...
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Sun Feb 27, 2005 8:13 am
Forum: Manual Driving Tips
Topic: Driving Stick Clutchless?
Replies: 59
Views: 10950

Does that mean there's no girls on this forum? :shock:
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Sat Feb 26, 2005 10:41 am
Forum: Manual Driving Tips
Topic: The Art of a Good Launch
Replies: 14
Views: 5037

*Another question* Is it possible to shorten your stick? Not so much the throw, but the actually stick that comes from the box? Lol, and is this a do-it-yourself-er? :D Personally, hacking up my shifter doesn't sound very clever. You could buy a new 'performance' gear stick (and pretend you're Vin ...
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Wed Feb 23, 2005 1:17 pm
Forum: Manuals in the News
Topic: First driving lesson often memorable
Replies: 30
Views: 13332

:lol: Who taught u that trick :lol: :mrgreen:? Well I am pretty sure I won't forget about it, and who knows u may need that space in your hand for someone's phone number (s) (and I DO know we have both hands, still...) :mrgreen:. hands get sweaty... erases ink... better put those numbers in a safer...
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Sun Feb 20, 2005 3:43 pm
Forum: Manuals in the News
Topic: First driving lesson often memorable
Replies: 30
Views: 13332

coolguy wrote::lol: Mostly true. But u still need to learn what those letters (P,R,N,D,2,1) by the automatic gearshift stand for though :wink:.
You could write it on your hand when you drive an auto. Just in case you forget.
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Thu Feb 10, 2005 7:04 pm
Forum: Manuals in the News
Topic: First driving lesson often memorable
Replies: 30
Views: 13332

Nice to be here :D
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Tue Feb 08, 2005 12:49 pm
Forum: Manuals in the News
Topic: First driving lesson often memorable
Replies: 30
Views: 13332

coolguy wrote:
Hey _Lusus_Naturae_ u can fool yourself but we are too smart to be fooled here :P.
HUH!?!?!? lol :?
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Mon Feb 07, 2005 4:39 pm
Forum: Manuals in the News
Topic: First driving lesson often memorable
Replies: 30
Views: 13332

:P I only used the letter F
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Sun Feb 06, 2005 6:54 pm
Forum: Manuals in the News
Topic: First driving lesson often memorable
Replies: 30
Views: 13332

WTF! :shock:
I had my first lesson at the start of january, and I was on the road, driving about happily within half an hour. Am I doing something wrong?
by _Lusus_Naturae_
Sun Feb 06, 2005 6:51 pm
Forum: Manuals in the News
Topic: Teenager learning manual asks "Why?"
Replies: 39
Views: 17500

lol.......In the UK, auto transmission is rare, so if you can't drive standard, you're looked on as pretty deficient. That said, I'm only learning myself. But the up side of manual is that you accelerate quicker and the driving experience is a lot more fun 8)