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Old 02-01-2019, 06:58 AM
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Originally Posted by Icepressa View Post
First of all of you own a bmw but you canít afford to buy your self an extra spare tire if your trying to go on a road trip? Second of all how paranoid do you have to be to think you will blow your tire on a road trip.... I street race and get chased by cops... do you think I have time to put a spare on?


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I was indoctrinated in "risk management" as part of my job. I carried that mentality home with me. I sort of mentally build "event trees," multi-layered "What If?" diagrams, for almost everything I do. A good plan can withstand multiple "Oh ****"s before having an adverse outcome.

My one blowout in about one million miles of driving happened when I was out of town, on a Saturday afternoon. I was back on the road in 20 minutes and got were I was going just about when I'd planned to.

Putting a spare on is quicker than AAA or BMW Roadside Assistance.

Everbody knows.... if the police have to come and get you they're bringing an ass kickin' with 'em.
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