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"Rent" a radar detector?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by sliverworm, Mar 17, 2009.

  1. Mar 17, 2009 at 3:47 PM
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    sliverworm

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    I am headed out of state tomorrow in a day long drive to FL, my old radar detector has been beaten to crap, since then I have not bothered to replace it because I don't speed anymore (costs to much $$ ) I might go alittle over the speed limit on the drive and was considering "buying" a radar detector from Frys electronics , then return it when I get back in a few days, They have no restocking fee like best buy does, what do yall think?
     
  2. Mar 17, 2009 at 3:48 PM
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    El Duderino 480

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    i say go 5 MPH over the speed limit, so you; 1. dont get a ticket, 2. save gas
     
  3. Mar 17, 2009 at 3:49 PM
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    but our speed limits are like 75 on some highways :p
     
  4. Mar 17, 2009 at 3:52 PM
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    El Duderino 480

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    i know so go 80 lol, i always go 80..if you get caught going over 85 you can be arrested
     
  5. Mar 17, 2009 at 3:54 PM
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    maybe, I hear Louisiana's cops are pretty harsh
     
  6. Mar 17, 2009 at 3:55 PM
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    i was in yuma headed towards phoenix driving my girls car going 106, he could have arrested me but just gave me a ticket..i never go past 80 ever since
     
  7. Mar 17, 2009 at 3:59 PM
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    nice, i think ill just save some time and hassle and not get one
     
  8. Mar 17, 2009 at 4:05 PM
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    Lots to come at some point. Hopefully soon.
    Yeah if time was the issue it seems like you would waste more of it just going to Frys then if you were to slow down 5 MPH. Plus like El Duderino said you will save more gas:)
     
  9. Mar 18, 2009 at 5:08 AM
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    Where in FL you headed??
     
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