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Use your damn turn signals....c'mon son!!!!

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by Special_K, Apr 1, 2011.

  1. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:26 PM
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    Is it just me or are cars now manufactured without turn signals? Maybe the ones they left the turn signals out of are dumped in Cali. I dunno. WTF.

    So I drove up to Costa Mesa this afternoon from San Diego after work to get my Wet Okole's installed. Not only was the traffic (predictably) atrocious on the 5, but I could not believe how many people don't use their turn signals when changing lanes! Even in bumper to bumper traffic! I mean WTF...c'mon son!!!!

    I had my windows down on the surface streets and this douche on my right just lazily starts drifting into my lane. I tend to drive pretty defensively so I anticipated it. I friggin exploded and started yelling at him through my window. His windows were down too...pretty sure he heard me. Made me feel better at least...:D

    I need to get a hold of Ed Lover to do a special on SoCal drivers

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hAkMVbnKc74&feature=related
     
  2. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:28 PM
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    noticed it lately.. I've notice cars also slow down and then turn their signal in the last minute.. It makes me want to punch a baby :mad:
     
  3. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:33 PM
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    you made the mistake of driving into costa mesa:D
     
  4. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:34 PM
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    Well if that's the case then I'm never going back there lol
     
  5. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:38 PM
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    noticed it too, not gonna lie, when theres not alot of cars close by i switch without signaling but with cars around its a must, some people are just stupid
    just get a PA speaker and scare the shit outta them when they switch lanes, or train horn :D
     
  6. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:42 PM
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    No one uses signals anywhere. Hell I hardly see truckers using them.
     
  7. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:42 PM
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    i now know what your "C'mon son" post on facebook is about.
     
  8. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:44 PM
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    I've deduced the CA smog requirements require vehicle to be manufactured without turn signals :brianr:
     
  9. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:46 PM
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    ;)
     
  10. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:47 PM
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    If you didnt enjoy Costa mesa..then stay the HELL away from Garden Grove/Westminster holy shit...
     
  11. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:47 PM
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    I was thinking maybe low blinker fluid and they are in fact trying to use their signals, but your reasoning makes way more sense :p
     
  12. Apr 1, 2011 at 10:54 PM
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    Ties into it, fluid leaks or exhuast gases from actually using it so knock out the problem all in one shot and poof, no signals!
     
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    You are wise beyond your years my friend
     
  14. Apr 1, 2011 at 11:00 PM
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    Meh, it's instantly gifted to you when you have kids :thumbsup:
     
  15. Apr 1, 2011 at 11:06 PM
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    Ive notice that too...or ppl don't fix their burned out taillights/blinker...
    Today I was stuck behind some dude with both taillights out just the 3rd worked then went into another lane and the guy tha was once behind me hit him...
     
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    Lol well I guess the wisdom can wait a few more years on my end. At least I'm smart enough to know that I should probably alert the cars behind me when changing lanes compared to the retards on the road today...
     
  17. Apr 1, 2011 at 11:32 PM
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    That'll put you far enough ahead than most, especially in that shithole state
     
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