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CobraJ

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Message Posted: Jul 18, 2013 1:38:53 PM

I've seen it happen and had it happen to me before in a typical Florida summer heavy downpour. It's kind of like sliding in snow. Luckily, it was only for a brief moment. Fortunately I have not been in any kind of major accident as a result of it.

[Edited by: CobraJ at 7/18/2013 1:39:37 PM EST]
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MeTaBall
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Yes
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Yes...I have....
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Yes
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yes
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Message Posted: Apr 5, 2014 12:17:42 AM

yes

thank goodness for traction control/ ABS brakes

slow it down & make sure your tire treads are within spec
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Message Posted: Mar 31, 2014 3:23:32 AM

No, hopefully I never do. And if I do I hope I can recover without any damage
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yes
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yes
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Message Posted: Mar 30, 2014 9:47:40 AM

Yes but managed to detect just before it started and was able to let off and regain control.
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yes..........
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Yup, but not today!
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No, I've been lucky.
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Yes
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Message Posted: Mar 23, 2014 11:19:07 AM

Yes, once. It was pretty darn scary and not something I want to repeat. I slow down in the rain.
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Yes, once in Arkansas.
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Message Posted: Mar 23, 2014 7:43:19 AM

Yes with my wife's Civic and went into the back of a big SUV at a light...

No damage to the SUV..............Civic was damaged.......
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Message Posted: Mar 22, 2014 1:17:20 PM

One slight experience only, I don't push against the natures elements by my choices when driving. Only this very morning I helped a neighbor recover from a weird happening, still un-explained but repairs on track(plan working)at least and plenty speculation.... ? ? ?
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Message Posted: Mar 13, 2014 2:21:29 PM

Not since they invented radial tires. I never hydroplane.
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