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Old December 28th, 2009, 03:46 PM   #21
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one more thing. I don't know if you are old enough to remember a crash that happened a few years back? it involved a dump truck & trailer w/backhoe vs. a S10 extended cab with cap. the S10 blew the stop sign. it was crushed by the dump truck & trailer. 11 out of 13 people in the S10 died. the two survivors were in the cab in the jump seats.
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Old December 28th, 2009, 03:51 PM   #22
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one more thing. I don't know if you are old enough to remember a crash that happened a few years back? it involved a dump truck & trailer w/backhoe vs. a S10 extended cab with cap. the S10 blew the stop sign. it was crushed by the dump truck & trailer. 11 out of 13 people in the S10 died. the two survivors were in the cab in the jump seats.
Do I dare guess the race of the 13 people in the S10?
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Old December 28th, 2009, 03:54 PM   #23
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Old December 28th, 2009, 04:01 PM   #24
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i was just wondering because i would have no problem with her in the front seat but it was just a thought i had she's fine right now in my 99 jimmy in the back
This isn't yours is it?



I was just wondering?
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Old December 28th, 2009, 04:04 PM   #25
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Do I dare guess the race of the 13 people in the S10?
The mother(driver) of 4 of the dead kids was white. the rest varied as it was a little league team. this was the accident that was used to make riding in the back of trucks illegal in Michigan.
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Old December 28th, 2009, 04:35 PM   #26
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Old December 28th, 2009, 04:49 PM   #27
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if it makes you feel any better the mother who was driving did so with no license. she had been pulled over 4 other times for running stops and speeding.

so she was driving illegally with an over loaded vehicle and yet they made a new law to protect us.
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Old December 28th, 2009, 05:40 PM   #28
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From my Mom who is a federally licensed Child protective seat specialist, the legaility is open to interpretation by who is asked.
In her opinion she would NOT recommend it as the seat isn't truly forward facing, in a car seat isn't designed to take the impact forces in that direction. And the possibility of getting crushed by the bench seat is higher than comfortable.
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Old December 29th, 2009, 02:23 AM   #29
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looks like im going with a full size or crew cab. i was mostly just woundering the legality of it.
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looks like im going with a full size or crew cab. i was mostly just woundering the legality of it.
Yeah, why bother taking some responsibility and worrying about the safety of your child, leave it to the hands of lawmakers to make that decision for you.
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Old December 30th, 2009, 05:12 PM   #31
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This isn't yours is it?



I was just wondering?

close i reinforced mine with 2x4's and have a trash bag window
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