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rdhull
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"can you drive stick?"


  

          

not a double entendre metaphor or ref to B.I.T.H. etc but literal

I learned how to drive with a stick shift (dumb), but Im glad I did

  

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My wife taught me shortly before my 30th birthday
Feb 06th 2015
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how long it take to learn?
Feb 06th 2015
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30 minutes, maybe. It's really not hard
Feb 06th 2015
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      30 minutes? you a damn lie Forte!..then again
Feb 06th 2015
8
Yep
Feb 06th 2015
3
yes. *pause*
Feb 06th 2015
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lol
Feb 06th 2015
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nope, tried it when I was 24 and realized it wasn't for me.
Feb 06th 2015
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did u ever take typing class?..serious question with a purpose
Feb 06th 2015
10
yup, 9th grade
Feb 06th 2015
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      thats how I learned
Feb 06th 2015
27
It's fun. Like driving a race car.
Feb 06th 2015
11
      It's fun with an open road in front of you.
Feb 06th 2015
15
      Like driving in New Mexico. All we have is space, B.
Feb 06th 2015
20
      yea nyc driving is a bitch. but got on that FDR after 9PM
Feb 06th 2015
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      I drove a stick in Chicago for a year. It wasn't bad.
Feb 06th 2015
62
      nah, too much work
Feb 06th 2015
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           Driving should be work
Feb 06th 2015
53
Yeah. They are such a pain-in-the-ass to drive in the city.
Feb 06th 2015
9
Learned on a stick shift. Drove cars with them for years
Feb 06th 2015
12
getting an automatic (anything) is like heaven..but stick is kinda fun
Feb 06th 2015
14
Pops taught me to drive in a stick shift...
Feb 06th 2015
13
Yep since 1995 n/m
Feb 06th 2015
17
yep and to add, I learned to drive a truck with "3 on the tree"....
Feb 06th 2015
19
miss it. Only thing i dont like about my Outback is its automatic
Feb 06th 2015
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I had to teach my wife years ago
Feb 06th 2015
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my wife uses both feet..one for clutch one for brake
Feb 06th 2015
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      ain't your left foot for the clutch and your right for the gas/break?
Feb 06th 2015
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           I meant she does two for automatic..rt for gas left for brakes..got mixe...
Feb 06th 2015
57
                did she have a go kart growing up? most people who did have a hard
Feb 06th 2015
65
prefer it.
Feb 06th 2015
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naw. it's REAL hard to find someone that will let me practice on their c...
Feb 06th 2015
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I have it on my VW CC
Feb 06th 2015
30
      the auto manual you mean?
Feb 06th 2015
32
           yup, first time I tried it the engine revved up so I chilled on it.
Feb 06th 2015
37
yep, and i prefer it
Feb 06th 2015
25
Aren't manuals the standard in the UK?
Feb 06th 2015
49
      yeah they are but automatics are very common these days
Feb 06th 2015
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Yep. Taught myself by watching Youtube vids
Feb 06th 2015
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took me a long time to stop trying to downshift when I brake
Feb 06th 2015
70
I want to .. it would come in handy for me
Feb 06th 2015
31
my dad "taught" me right after i got my license
Feb 06th 2015
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I can, but I have only a couple hours of experience
Feb 06th 2015
34
I still drive stick, in Atlanta traffic none-the-less
Feb 06th 2015
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You get a :-)~ n/m
Feb 06th 2015
40
      Snowjam was when I really shined
Feb 06th 2015
45
got that boxy first run scion xb and learned that weekend
Feb 06th 2015
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learned how to drive in a stick
Feb 06th 2015
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Yes, but I get little practice due to my choice of vehicle
Feb 06th 2015
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first time i ever tried learning stick was in my dads orange Volvo wagon
Feb 06th 2015
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ALL driver's education courses should use manual transmission cars.
Feb 06th 2015
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^^^
Feb 06th 2015
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      that's a great scheme.
Feb 06th 2015
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nope
Feb 06th 2015
42
Miss my stick soooo much!!! Had some really good/bad times
Feb 06th 2015
44
I can learn (c) Boyz in The Hood
Feb 06th 2015
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of course
Feb 06th 2015
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since i was 15
Feb 06th 2015
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yup, my dad actually taught me to drive on one
Feb 06th 2015
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how do yall text while driving stick seems dangerous
Feb 06th 2015
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haha
Feb 06th 2015
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LOL
Feb 06th 2015
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can't text, hold a beer or roll one up...
Feb 06th 2015
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my brother is left handsed, he had a stick, broke his left wist..AND
Feb 06th 2015
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Yep, ...thas what I learned on.....
Feb 06th 2015
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learned to drive on one and drove them exclusively for like 8 yrs
Feb 06th 2015
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First car was a five speed Datsun.
Feb 06th 2015
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i can. not all that great, but i can do it.
Feb 06th 2015
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Salesman taught me in the dealership lot so he could make the sale
Feb 06th 2015
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My first car was stick and thank god for that
Feb 06th 2015
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word..btw mine was a '72 VW beetle lol
Feb 06th 2015
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Mine too, and I had to drive that shit off the lot...
Feb 06th 2015
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if not, you're not really driving...just guiding
Feb 06th 2015
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yes and it's annoying when dealing with traffic
Feb 06th 2015
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RE: can you drive stick?
Feb 06th 2015
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John Forte
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1. "My wife taught me shortly before my 30th birthday"
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2. "how long it take to learn?"
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5. "30 minutes, maybe. It's really not hard"
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In the first 3 months of driving a stick, I may have stalled twice. Never again after that.

  

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8. "30 minutes? you a damn lie Forte!..then again"
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I learned to drive period with stick, no previous experience

  

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3. "Yep"
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Bought a $500 beater and practiced in a parking lot.

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4. "yes. *pause*"
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6. "lol"
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7. "nope, tried it when I was 24 and realized it wasn't for me. "
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10. "did u ever take typing class?..serious question with a purpose"
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16. "yup, 9th grade"
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what's the purpose, I'm over here like "I know this nigga ain't clowning my typing skills on a message board"



  

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27. "thats how I learned"
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brother was tryna teach me and it was a semi disaster...

then as in tyoing class at night when trying to sleep my mind and hands are typing out my thoughts due to repetition of the class

then I started doing the same thing regarding hand, foot clutch organization when trying to sleep

so I decide to go out foolishly on my own on my street the next few mornings and boom...after a few tries, starts n stalls, I had it

  

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11. "It's fun. Like driving a race car."
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15. "It's fun with an open road in front of you."
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Not so fun in stop-and-go traffic, or city streets with mad lights & stop signs.

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20. "Like driving in New Mexico. All we have is space, B."
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26. "yea nyc driving is a bitch. but got on that FDR after 9PM"
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or on a road right outside on the city. Whoooooooooooo



that fdr stick drive is like that og sega car racing game

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62. "I drove a stick in Chicago for a year. It wasn't bad."
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The secret is not down-shifting.

  

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18. "nah, too much work"
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I know you can save gas, switch gears faster than an automatic but every time I drive with someone with a stick it never looked fun.

  

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53. "Driving should be work"
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9. "Yeah. They are such a pain-in-the-ass to drive in the city."
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Unfortunately, that's where I learned, and I think that put me off of driving them. All that shifting gets old fast when I have to stop at the end of every block. Glad I learned tho.

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12. "Learned on a stick shift. Drove cars with them for years"
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Finally gave it up when I bought my "new" car back in 2013. I spent from 2000 to like 2007 working jobs that required long commutes, often in stop and go traffic. And doing that with a stick-shift is literally an extreme pain. My left foot still hurts to this day.

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14. "getting an automatic (anything) is like heaven..but stick is kinda fun"
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>Finally gave it up when I bought my "new" car back in 2013. I
>spent from 2000 to like 2007 working jobs that required long
>commutes, often in stop and go traffic. And doing that with a
>stick-shift is literally an extreme pain. My left foot still
>hurts to this day.

  

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13. "Pops taught me to drive in a stick shift..."
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I don't do it often enough to be really proficient. But I'm good enough to get from one place to another without a problem.

  

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17. "Yep since 1995 n/m"
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19. "yep and to add, I learned to drive a truck with "3 on the tree"...."
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21. "miss it. Only thing i dont like about my Outback is its automatic"
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but this tank is a beast. In the year and a half ive owned it NYC has seen some of its worst weather and Ive never once had to use a shovel. If only it were a stick...

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22. "I had to teach my wife years ago"
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I've known how to drive a stick as long as I've been driving, but she had no clue. Taught her on my old 5 speed Escort and it took her about an hour to get it but I'm pretty sure she's forgotten how since then.

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29. "my wife uses both feet..one for clutch one for brake"
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I kept tellin her shes going to get in an accident that way but it works for her

>I've known how to drive a stick as long as I've been driving,
>but she had no clue. Taught her on my old 5 speed Escort and
>it took her about an hour to get it but I'm pretty sure she's
>forgotten how since then.
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>dead. - VAsBestBBW
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43. "ain't your left foot for the clutch and your right for the gas/break? "
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57. "I meant she does two for automatic..rt for gas left for brakes..got mixe..."
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65. "did she have a go kart growing up? most people who did have a hard"
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time adjusting to using one foot. I only know this because it was told to me by a driving instructor who teaches high school kids.

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24. "naw. it's REAL hard to find someone that will let me practice on their c..."
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one coworker gave me a good hour in the parking lot but that wasn't enough

right now one of my cars is a luxury performance jawn with the auto-manual functionality and paddles
i don't consider that stick shift and i rarely use it anyway but i *kinda* get what it would be like to drive stick

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30. "I have it on my VW CC"
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they say you can't fuck the engine up because the car's computer won't allow it. Shit still makes me nervous. I need to find an empty lot to play with it.

  

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32. "the auto manual you mean?"
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yea i wonder if these cars are really meant for you to be manually shifting like that. a lot of times i feel like i'm holding the gears too long when i do
i mainly use mine to control when i get into 7th gear on the highway
it's basically the only way i can get more than 20mpg lol

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37. "yup, first time I tried it the engine revved up so I chilled on it. "
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25. "yep, and i prefer it"
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49. "Aren't manuals the standard in the UK?"
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Was talking to someone from there, and he mentioned that everyone drives manuals where he's from.

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58. "yeah they are but automatics are very common these days"
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and i do know a few people who actually learned to drive on an automatic car, as opposed to learning manual & then getting an auto.

  

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28. "Yep. Taught myself by watching Youtube vids"
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and circling the megachurch parking lot up the street. A lot of stalls out of first, but I got it fully down in about a month and change. Nothing like getting on the on ramp and popping the clutch up to 5th. I wrecked that car and the new one I bought is an auto. I miss it a lot. My left foot still wants to mash an imaginary clutch when I'm behind the wheel.

Streets won't let me chill.

  

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70. "took me a long time to stop trying to downshift when I brake"
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>My left foot still
>wants to mash an imaginary clutch when I'm behind the wheel.

I haven't owned another stick since my old escort. It took a good minute before I got used to braking without downshifting and there's still been instances where I wanna drop a gear or two to pass someone and reach out for the shifter.


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31. "I want to .. it would come in handy for me "
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and reduce my international rental rate by more than 50%

  

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33. "my dad "taught" me right after i got my license"
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that same day he gave me a few tips and had me take it for a drive.

30 minutes is real possible when youre stuck in the middle of the street trying to make a left turn and everybody both directions is honking at your ass.


You learn to figure out that clutch real quick

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34. "I can, but I have only a couple hours of experience"
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so I imagine it would be a little shaky to start but I'd be fine after a short bit.

>not a double entendre metaphor or ref to B.I.T.H. etc but
>literal
>
>I learned how to drive with a stick shift (dumb), but Im glad
>I did


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35. "I still drive stick, in Atlanta traffic none-the-less"
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40. "You get a :-)~ n/m"
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45. "Snowjam was when I really shined "
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Just breezing past people spinning out on overpasses in late-model BMW 7 series and sliding into one another's E-classes up and down North Ave.

  

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36. "got that boxy first run scion xb and learned that weekend"
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commuted that monday, semi-freaked out. i don't think i'll go back to automatic now and will drive this thing to the ground!

  

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38. "learned how to drive in a stick"
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"when I was growin' up if we wanted a jacuzzi we had to fart in the tub!"

  

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39. "Yes, but I get little practice due to my choice of vehicle"
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last Volvo wagons you could easily find with 5 speeds were the 200s and early 700 series. they still make them, but US buyers never took them en masse. I'm often really shocked to see a non-R Volvo with a manual in the States.

and nowadays I'd rather have a DSG if "go faster/better fuel economy" is the order of the day. they are technically superior to manuals, but not as "fun"

from an ownership perspective I'd def. rather have a manual than these overcomplicated autos or DCTs

if I hit the lotto I'm getting a GTI, Focus ST, or a Focus RS and let that be my "Eat Da Poo Poo" ride while the Volvo is the daily driver

  

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51. "first time i ever tried learning stick was in my dads orange Volvo wagon"
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in the parking lot of a cheltenham super market lol
he told me from the gate that it was one of the hardest clutches to learn on
that didn't go so well was like another decade before i got another chance to stall somebody shit

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41. "ALL driver's education courses should use manual transmission cars."
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b/c i hear it's easiest to learn to operate a manual transmission when one has little to no context for driving. it's more difficult to learn to operate a manual when you can already operate an automatic.

fuck you.

  

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47. "^^^"
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Agreed. I think they do this in some European countries (and maybe elsewhere)- you have to pass your driving test in stick car.

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61. "that's a great scheme."
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fuck you.

  

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42. "nope"
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44. "Miss my stick soooo much!!! Had some really good/bad times"
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But that was pre-marriage/kids. Thinking about grabbin' a beater, in the next year or so.

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46. "I can learn (c) Boyz in The Hood"
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To answer the question, yep and I really miss it. The thing I hate about cars they have out now is that stick shifts seem to be attached to the base models.

  

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48. "of course"
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i love it

i mean i give a fck but i don't give that much of a fck

  

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50. "since i was 15"
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52. "yup, my dad actually taught me to drive on one"
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bc the car that he had (that we'd eventually share) was a manual. i thought about getting one when i bought my current car, but atlanta has too much traffic for me to really enjoy it.

  

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54. "how do yall text while driving stick seems dangerous"
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n/m

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60. "haha"
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67. "LOL"
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69. "can't text, hold a beer or roll one up..."
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72. "my brother is left handsed, he had a stick, broke his left wist..AND"
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was still tryna eat and drive...so he's eating, shifting, steering, drinking..with his OFF hand lol

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55. "Yep, ...thas what I learned on....."
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I literally won't buy a car unless its manual.
Automatics are boring as hell. Plus, manuals accelerate faster.




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56. "learned to drive on one and drove them exclusively for like 8 yrs"
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havent driven one in years YEARS
sometimes i wonder how well would i fall back into driving one


  

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59. "First car was a five speed Datsun."
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63. "i can. not all that great, but i can do it."
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i just don't drive a stick often enough to get really good at it. i was pretty good at one point, but haven't really driven one in so long. i still can, but not all that well.

  

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64. "Salesman taught me in the dealership lot so he could make the sale"
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Baranco Pontiac. It was my first new car, a 96 Pontiac Sunfire convertible.

I was shopping used and dude asked if I was interested in a new car. I told him that the only new car on the lot I liked, in my price range, was the ragtop Sunfire, but it was a stick...and I can't drive stick.

He literally went, "Sheeeit...we can fix that right now."

  

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66. "My first car was stick and thank god for that"
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68. "word..btw mine was a '72 VW beetle lol"
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74. "Mine too, and I had to drive that shit off the lot..."
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I stalled so many times on the way home. lol

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71. "if not, you're not really driving...just guiding"
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i learned how to drive with a stick

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73. "yes and it's annoying when dealing with traffic "
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75. "RE: can you drive stick?"
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yup, learned when I was teen, great skill to have.. Definitely a dying art

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