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    Re: Big No NO

    No brainer, yet people do this all of the time.



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    Re: Big No NO

    i cant listen to the noise. why did it ignite?



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    Re: Big No NO

    Quote Originally Posted by illinoiscyclone View Post
    i cant listen to the noise. why did it ignite?
    Car running and talking on cell phone beside the pump.

    I bet the insurance company says "Claim Denied".



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    Re: Big No NO

    Had his car on and talking on his cell phone. Two big static conductors
    EDIT: Ha, beat me



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    Re: Big No NO

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    Car running and talking on cell phone beside the pump.

    I bet the insurance company says "Claim Denied".
    That's why I drive diesel. I can talk on the phone, keep the car warm, and pump fuel at the same time. Does it matter that the people on all the other pumps around me are pumping gas?


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    Re: Big No NO

    Last night I got gas, with the car running, while talking on my phone, smoking a marl., drinking a fifth of JD, and wearing a wool skull cap. Besides my DUI, the he only thing I got was a full tank of gas, and the phone number of some hot chic filling her tank next to me.


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    Re: Big No NO

    No way a cell phone does that, more likely he got a static charge from sliding out of his car and then discharged it when he reached for his gas tank.



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    Re: Big No NO

    THey did the cell phone shock setting car on fire thing on mythbusters before. It was proved Plausible but not confirmed.



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    Re: Big No NO

    Quote Originally Posted by cytech View Post
    THey did the cell phone shock setting car on fire thing on mythbusters before. It was proved Plausible but not confirmed.
    It was actually busted and then re-busted in a later episode.



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