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How "NOT" to pull a truck out of the mud

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by Packman73, Oct 20, 2009.

  1. Oct 20, 2009 at 8:37 AM
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    Packman73

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  2. Oct 20, 2009 at 8:39 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Repost, but I'll watch that 1000 times. :)
     
  3. Oct 20, 2009 at 8:52 AM
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    Damn it Jim!
     
  4. Oct 20, 2009 at 9:24 AM
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    VTDave

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    that video is awesome. it would have been even better if the diesel pickup had slid into the ditch, too. it came close to the edge on the last few tries.
     
  5. Oct 20, 2009 at 9:53 AM
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    ajohnson

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    Things and stuff and such
    that video demonstrates all of the wrong things to do.
     
  6. Oct 20, 2009 at 10:16 AM
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  7. Oct 20, 2009 at 10:18 AM
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    That was awesome I needed a good laugh today.
     
  8. Oct 20, 2009 at 11:52 AM
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    ColtsTRD

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    LMAO!!!! Great post bud!!!
     
  9. Oct 20, 2009 at 11:58 AM
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    Yeah, thats a repost, but a longer version. They sure screwed that Cherokee up!
     
  10. Oct 20, 2009 at 12:10 PM
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    bahahaha that was hilarious
     
  11. Oct 23, 2009 at 5:16 AM
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    You sir, are very correct.

    3 things I noticed right away:

    Too many people too close
    improper pulling angle
    nothing to tame that strap when it breaks

    I am surprised there wasn't a chain involved somewhere. There was a guy killed a few years ago here in MI by clevis going right through his back window and hitting him in the back of the head because they didn't put something over the strap. Anything from a jacket or a floormat will work. Please remember to do it while doing a recovery. And make sure it is a strap for that and not just a winch extension strap.

    I am off my soapbox now.;)
     
  12. Oct 25, 2009 at 10:10 AM
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    Man that is insane, I would be so pissed off, that guys acted a lot better than I would have, I probably woulda cried, I mean if it was my tacoma, not a jeep.
     
  13. Oct 25, 2009 at 10:25 AM
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    thats whats called shock from totally f^#%ing up your daily driver and wondering whos gonna give you a lift to work tomorrow lol
     
  14. Oct 25, 2009 at 10:31 AM
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    Look at the guy sitting in a lawn chair in the rocks at 1:01 into it LMAO!!!!
     
  15. Oct 26, 2009 at 6:07 PM
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    not as bad as the wrangler they ripped off the frame by pulling sideways
     
  16. Oct 26, 2009 at 6:33 PM
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    that was too funny! feel sorry for the dude....
     
  17. Oct 26, 2009 at 6:40 PM
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    6 minutes of FAIL...lol
    I was waiting for the other truck to fall in on top of the jeep.
     
  18. Oct 26, 2009 at 6:53 PM
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    I don't know which is worse...the complete failure of getting that Jeep out...or the smoke stack on that Ford.
     
  19. Oct 26, 2009 at 7:13 PM
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    i might be mistaken but i think he's just sitting on the ground and just wearing a orange chest protector and teashirt. i may be wrong

    good video haha first time i've seen it!
     
  20. Oct 26, 2009 at 10:55 PM
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    You know...that guy would of never had that problem if he would of just bought a tacoma in the first place!!! haha
     
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