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This has been on TV here
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Posted by Noel [Email] (#876) [Profile/Gallery] (more from Noel) on Thu, 7 Jan 2016 06:37:13 Share Post by Email
In Reply to: Ice Sheet Smashes 9-5 Windshield Video, Scott Paterson [Profile/Gallery] , Wed, 6 Jan 2016 12:33:55
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Not sure where it happened, but there were other incidences of this here in NH/MA Last week I saw a dozen sheets of ice/snow coming off cars in just a drive to Boston and back. And someone in my town was nailed by flying ice in their 1-day-old Silverado. Took out the entire windshield and damaged the roof.

In the Saab video, he didn't try to avoid it, so it must have either happened very fast or there was someone in the lane next to him.

I increase my following distance to about 6-7 seconds when the ice on roof conditions are going on. People really have to learn to take 3 minutes to clear their roofs.

_______________________________________ Noel 1999 9-3 SE auto (daily driver) 1996 9000 CSE 5 speed (soon to leave) 2003 9-5 Linear SportWagon (wife's) 1984 C900 4 door Base model (RIP) 1995 9000 CS (sold) 1996 9000 CS (RIP) 2000 9-3 SE (RIP)


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