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AUTODIVA

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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2005 6:09:52 PM

is it the posted limit, higher or lower, and by how much?
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TriniB
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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 1:12:48 PM

-5
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eB40
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Message Posted: Oct 22, 2014 12:23:42 PM

+5
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WilhamClouse
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 11:29:49 AM

Depends, but normally around 12 km/h over, which is still to slow.

[Edited by: WilhamClouse at 10/17/2014 11:30:18 AM EST]
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hyeglenn
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 9:44:20 AM

76
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down2fumes
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 8:41:36 AM

7 OVER
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2014 9:34:38 PM

Rarely use it
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probedude2
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2014 1:22:29 AM

I really don't use it
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Norm1947
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Message Posted: Oct 16, 2014 1:10:14 AM

7 or 8 over
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eB40
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2014 1:09:19 PM

+5 highway
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DasAuto92
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 7:04:03 PM

If the posted speed is 100 km (60 mph) then i set it at 110 km.
They Police are usually lenient but if your doing 120 km + (70 mph) sirens are a flashing. A ticket for the Policemens ball.



[Edited by: DasAuto92 at 10/10/2014 7:06:36 PM EST]
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d_clark
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 6:04:42 PM

Don't use Cruise Control.
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2014 5:22:28 PM

+5
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Quick68
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 2:58:47 AM

5 miles over or at the speed limit.
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Norm1947
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 12:52:10 AM

+7 or 8
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2014 9:52:23 PM

+5
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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 5:30:05 PM

At +5
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 5:47:28 PM

Hardly ever use it
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 8:02:13 AM

7 OVER
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2014 7:52:09 AM

+5
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 8:32:21 AM

+8
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 8:24:28 AM

+5 - +7 right lane travel, depends on amount of traffic, usually stay near 70 MPH or less.
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47pickup
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 6:18:41 AM

70
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Message Posted: Sep 19, 2014 12:38:49 AM

76-78
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DasAuto92
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 10:06:30 PM

Highway says 100 km.....i set it to 110km
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Message Posted: Sep 18, 2014 5:17:01 PM

+8.04672km over
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 11:05:34 AM

5k over
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 10:30:19 AM

On the highway I set it at 120 kph. That's +10 over. Sometimes I might even be +20 if traffic is moving that fast.

[Edited by: Happyherman at 9/13/2014 10:32:03 AM EST]
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dakine
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 9:42:42 AM

I don't use it.
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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2014 9:02:39 AM

+5
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 11:09:23 AM

+5
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Message Posted: Sep 4, 2014 5:27:43 PM

+5
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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2014 9:42:16 AM

+8
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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2014 9:29:28 AM

+5
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 4:44:33 PM

I set the cruise control so I can see a bit of dark space between the speedometer pointer and the speedometer marking for the speed limit.

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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 8:33:08 AM

+5
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Message Posted: Aug 21, 2014 3:02:01 PM

Limit +5
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Message Posted: Aug 16, 2014 8:08:14 AM

+5
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Message Posted: Aug 11, 2014 9:15:20 AM

about +5
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2014 8:06:14 PM

The speed I want to cruise at.
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2014 6:08:32 PM

+5
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2014 8:04:18 PM

+5
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2014 1:19:01 AM

+10 to +15 km/h
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+7
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 8:35:08 PM

Rarely use it
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 6:35:23 PM

+5
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 5:49:54 PM

+5
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 11:35:09 AM

64---72 usually and less depending on right lane traffic. Lately the speed lane cruisers get pushed by the invincible Zoomers, over into the slower lane using(on C.C. cruising motorists)which caused them to go off cruise usually.

No matter what speed one selects on cruise, within a few seconds someone will push ahead hard to cause many changes or altercations for the driver who wants to conserve, relax, and make their destination safely.

Yes I am one that punches it along with the cruise still on to eliminate a bad close encounter(groups of speed lanes cruisers)staying glued close-up. Todays Trend.... Often cruise on gets useless, depends on the MOON!!! HA!
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rick_evans
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 11:13:20 AM

Wish I had cruise ..
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superpower0
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 11:08:38 AM

limit +5~10
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Message Posted: Jul 19, 2014 10:52:49 AM

5 above.
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