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Hemond

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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2011 1:17:14 PM

Where do you put your right foot when its not doing anything when on Cruise Control? Flat on the floor? Hover over the gas pedal? Somewhere else? (yikes!!!)



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dassfg
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Message Posted: Jun 13, 2013 11:16:33 AM

somewhere else
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the1roadhog
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Message Posted: Jun 13, 2013 9:02:12 AM

Obvious place..c'mon now.
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smugutu1234
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Message Posted: Jun 13, 2013 7:52:04 AM

On the floor right next to the gas pedal.
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dvc2
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Message Posted: Jun 13, 2013 2:02:18 AM

Out the passenger window.
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priver
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Message Posted: Jun 12, 2013 8:59:35 PM

dash..
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forresj
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Message Posted: Jun 12, 2013 9:16:26 AM

On the floor, near the brake and accelerator.

[Edited by: forresj at 6/12/2013 9:16:52 AM EST]
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Jmac2008
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Message Posted: Jun 12, 2013 9:04:42 AM

on the floor next to the brake.
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sagnat
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2013 1:29:35 PM

Flat on the floor on the open road, which is the only place I use the cruise.
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2013 9:00:47 AM

Out of the window to feel the cool, fresh air on me feet. LOL!
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BigHorne1
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2013 8:27:50 AM

next to the brake pedal, but not touching it
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DanFMA
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Message Posted: Jun 8, 2013 7:03:45 AM

On the floor.
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ace12012
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2013 2:47:53 PM

floor
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iBall100
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2013 10:36:28 AM

On the floor
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GLM4205
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2013 6:37:50 AM

On the floor
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snirt
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2013 12:52:53 AM

usually in a comfortable position if there is no traffic, behind the pedal if there is traffic
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jam2siu
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 6:42:08 PM

out the window
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jack4141
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 1:27:26 AM

Yes
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IAMCANADIAN73
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 12:57:53 AM

Sometimes on the dash
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IAMCANADIAN73
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Message Posted: May 31, 2013 12:57:38 AM

On the floor
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Arnsaks
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 10:43:45 PM

On the floor with knee bent just to change position.
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jimmy544
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 10:16:20 PM

Sometimes it hovers over the brake in traffic and sometimes I rest it on the floor if there is no traffic.
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streetirsx
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 6:38:11 PM

on the gas pedal without putting any pressure on it
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jl1rp
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Message Posted: May 30, 2013 5:25:43 PM

just off the pedals.
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bagonewbie
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Message Posted: May 29, 2013 12:04:55 AM

Straight away for some exercise, yet available to break at any moment!
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jack4141
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 10:23:43 AM

On the floor,near the gas pedel.
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51stovi
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Message Posted: May 28, 2013 10:06:17 AM

On the dash! (just kidding)
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: May 22, 2013 5:18:15 AM

My right foot is always alert to the brake in case I need it.
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davisadm
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Message Posted: May 22, 2013 3:39:10 AM

On the brake pedal
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barricade64311
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 7:12:36 PM

the floor
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WES03
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Message Posted: May 20, 2013 1:38:06 PM

Can't remember....have to get back to ya.
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 10:54:41 PM

the floor
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GLM4205
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 2:24:00 PM

On the floor.
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Desoto49
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Message Posted: May 19, 2013 12:35:47 PM

On the floor
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traffic cop
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2013 10:06:59 AM

Up on the dashboard! Then I put my seat back as far as it will go and relax. I don't see the road very well, but I arrive at my destination rested and stress-free.
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IAMCANADIAN73
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2013 8:52:36 AM

Sometimes above the brake
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IAMCANADIAN73
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2013 8:52:14 AM

On the floor
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DoctorOH
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2013 12:21:29 AM

On the floor
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blckwolf
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Message Posted: Apr 17, 2013 9:27:21 PM

Most of the time, I shift my heel slightly back, and allow my foot to hover over the gas pedal. According to some sort of study they did years ago, your reaction time to move your foot off the gas pedal to the brake pedal is much faster than if you put your foot in a non-standard position (like off to the side, or flat on the floor).
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Z12
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Message Posted: Apr 17, 2013 9:19:03 PM

On the floor
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Wanda127
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Message Posted: Apr 16, 2013 12:20:14 AM

On the floor
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d_clark
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Message Posted: Apr 15, 2013 11:48:48 PM

I don't use cruise control
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hyeglenn
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Message Posted: Apr 15, 2013 11:37:20 PM

On the floor.
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Apr 15, 2013 1:08:16 AM

On the floor
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GLM4205
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Message Posted: Apr 14, 2013 11:09:45 AM

On the floor.
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scoutbuddy42
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 4:48:48 PM

on long stretches of nearly deserted highway, it's flat on the floor.
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majormarket
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 12:17:42 PM

Varies. If traffic conditions are calm and I'm on a level stretch of freeway, I'll move my foot between next to the brake and the floor.

Otherwise, I'll keep it next to the brake - ready to go.
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BigHorne1
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 11:59:04 AM

On the side of the break pedal
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davisadm
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 11:47:08 AM

On the brake pedal.
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OilerFan
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 7:19:24 AM

On the floor
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Apr 13, 2013 4:31:54 AM

on floor away from gas pedal
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