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Old 11-29-2012, 10:42 AM
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Those hillsides will sneak up on you OUT OF NOWHERE!!!!
I swear that hillside wasn't there yesterday!


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Was there any damage
No. Just to my ego. The AAA truck operator took it really slowly pulling me out of the muck and mire.


The road was blocked for about a half hour but not a single car came by.

Just a lone mountain biker!

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Originally Posted by floydarogers View Post
Alignment time!
Luckily, since only I've been researching how to do a home DIY alignment quick test, which might come in handy sooner than I had expected!
- Philosophically why do most people prefer to let a professional alignment shop check their alignment (1)

The lesson here (beside not getting stuck in the mud) is that the bimmer 'can' be pulled sideways by the wheels - and - that the tow hook should (apparently) not be used.
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