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How do you roll a stop sign with manual car?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by bballrules, Jun 8, 2009.

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  1. Jun 8, 2009 at 5:45 PM
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    bballrules

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    hey guys, i've been driving stick for about 5 weeks now and i have a question. i know that rolling stop signs are bad and should not be done, but i know everyone does it because it saves more time. anyways, if i am driving like at night or in a place where there is no one, i want to know how to roll stop signs. say i am going 40 mph in 4th gear and i put it into neutral. what should i do next when i get to the line? since i am going to fast for 1st gear, can i just put it into 2nd gear? every time i do this, my car starts lugging and i wasn't sure if it was right or not. i wanted to see what you guys do in this situation. thanks a lot!:)
     
  2. Jun 8, 2009 at 5:48 PM
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    Don't roll stop signs at all. You will either get a ticket or hurt someone.
     
  3. Jun 8, 2009 at 5:50 PM
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    You will not get advice on how to break the law on TW. Please refrain from asking these questions.
     
  4. Jun 8, 2009 at 5:52 PM
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    Seriously??:rofl: You want advice on how to break the law??:laugh:
     
  5. Jun 8, 2009 at 5:54 PM
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    And it doesn't save time and not everyone does it.
     
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    i do it to never had a problem. the lugging is because your in to high of a gear. i also started out from a dead stop in second that wil just wear the clutch out quicker. " bad habits are hard to break" quote hank williams jr. its true im sure others will better help you. but i hope this sheds some light.
    just dont do it
     
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    Less things to know if you just stop and start again...You know how to do that.

    I don't roll stop signs- and I listen to the engine and know what it wants as far as gear goes all the other times...Learning how to drive stick takes time with a knowledgeable skilled driver in the truck with you.
     
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    hahahah are you serious?
     
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    i dont roll stop signs
     
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    come on everyone dose it nowadays
    its the hip new thing to do
    i alwaus just put it in 2nd and go
     
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    ...wait a second...aren't you one of the lockers?
     
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    Please tell me you're kidding?? Stop signs are meant to be STOPPED at, not rolled through....

    If you are that bad on a manual tranny, they have places called "driver training" and I'm sure they will help you out for a fee....
     
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    but do you ever roll past doughnut shops?
     
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