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Unread 02-07-2014, 09:56 AM   #9661
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Looks like you spun the rear tires just enough to throw snow and make a couple slick spots for the front tires. Your best bet would be to hit the gas and turn the steering wheel side to side to eat through it. That should get you out. Be careful with the gas though, too much and instant traction might break something. Also, I hear Oldsmobiles can get in the way so you might want that dude to move before you try it.
I actually broke his taillight when I opened my door, it's okay tho he's a good friend

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Unread 02-07-2014, 10:00 AM   #9662
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My tires are brand new but they're Goodyear wrangler rts, not really the best tires haha but I'm either gunna do what EJ said or get a pull from my buddy's Ram 1500
EJ's suggestion should get you out just fine, and if it doesn't, 2 - 3 mins of shoveling will free up the rear end enough to get out.
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Unread 02-07-2014, 10:04 AM   #9663
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EJ's suggestion should get you out just fine, and if it doesn't, 2 - 3 mins of shoveling will free up the rear end enough to get out.
Thanks for the help guys!
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Unread 02-07-2014, 11:07 AM   #9664
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Teenagers: High-centering everything since 1944
http://youtu.be/Y2-gyetNeEs

You don't have to be a teenager to make a bad choice. I think I was 24 there. It was a few years ago.
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Unread 02-07-2014, 02:51 PM   #9665
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I didn't say only teenagers are stupid, just that all teenagers are stupid.
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Unread 02-07-2014, 03:13 PM   #9666
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Ended up getting a pull out from my buddy's ram. I was in snow covering my rear differential and all the front did was spin when I tried to drive out
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Unread 02-07-2014, 04:47 PM   #9667
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I didn't say only teenagers are stupid, just that all teenagers are stupid.
That was the result of working a few 12 hour shifts in a row in retail. I got out of work and thought, "Wow, that looks fun! I'm gonna do it!" Obviously the frozen snow pile got the best of my ZJ and me. I got pulled out by a stock Blazer. At least he had to put it in 4WD to move me. I was pretty stuck.
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Unread 02-07-2014, 08:25 PM   #9668
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LOL How did you manage that one, EJ
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Unread 02-07-2014, 08:30 PM   #9669
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I didn't say only teenagers are stupid, just that all teenagers are stupid.
As a teenager, I agree... for sure haha

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That was the result of working a few 12 hour shifts in a row in retail. I got out of work and thought, "Wow, that looks fun! I'm gonna do it!" Obviously the frozen snow pile got the best of my ZJ and me. I got pulled out by a stock Blazer. At least he had to put it in 4WD to move me. I was pretty stuck.
Hahaha thats great

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Unread 02-08-2014, 05:23 AM   #9670
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My tires are brand new but they're Goodyear wrangler rts, not really the best tires haha but I'm either gunna do what EJ said or get a pull from my buddy's Ram 1500
Horrible tires
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Unread 02-08-2014, 10:22 AM   #9671
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LOL How did you manage that one, EJ
The snow had melted then froze again. It was more or less solid ice. I looked at it from only the one side and thought I could do it. Being tired and having other people somewhat egg me on, I went ahead and didn't check the other side. To my surprise, there was a little over 2' worth of a vertical drop. I instantly high centered myself.
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Unread 02-08-2014, 10:24 AM   #9672
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Also, I have no clue as to why YouTube thought my audio should be muted. Lame.
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Unread 02-08-2014, 03:13 PM   #9673
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Also, I have no clue as to why YouTube thought my audio should be muted. Lame.
Says a claim of copyright infringement. Probably from whatever song must have been playing.

I had to explain that I was the drummer for my band when I used some of our music in one of my videos....
Took two weeks, and I(and band mates) own the copyright...

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Unread 02-08-2014, 04:07 PM   #9674
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There are so many other videos out there with songs in them including some of mine. I'll just end up deleting it then re-uploading it.
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Unread 02-09-2014, 07:49 AM   #9675
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There are so many other videos out there with songs in them including some of mine. I'll just end up deleting it then re-uploading it.
Yeah, I tried that too. lame...
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