Will snow tires be acceptable in areas where chains are reqiured?

call local law enforcement and ask them

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What is the charge for hitting a moving car with a snow ball?

You can be charged up to 600 dollars for hitting a car with a snowball. You can also be arrested and charged with assault.

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Are studded snow tires legal in West Virgina?

Yes, their use is permitted Nov 1st, thru April 15th. Any other time they are not permitted.

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What is best for down hill icy snowy roads?

the best car for icy roads are rally cars with studed tyres or good off road cars with good grip tyres

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When a car is going down a hill covered in ice what friction would that be?

unless you have chains or studs it would be 0 friction

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What is good tread depth for a snow tire?

Should be almost 1/4 inch new. Most will be good in snow to 1/8 inch, less than that is not much good.

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How do you change the spark plugs on a 2002 Volvo S40?

Disconnect the battery, remove the cover, remove the spark plug cables and boots, then remove the old spark plugs. Put in the new spark plugs, replace the cables and boots, replace the cover and connect the battery.

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When do you use snow chains when driving in snow?

When the highway patrol posts signs say so or whenever there is a blizzard-like snow condition. Better safe than sorry... That is an excellent and true response also,. I had my personal training in such conditions driving in the Maine winters . Not often did I use them but did have them in case.

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Why do car wheels often spin on icy roads?

Wheels often have rubber tires on them. this kind of rubber was formulated to catch the peak amount of grip for any terrains, but when its too icy the cars often loose grip and cause the tire to slide.

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When do you use snow chains?

put them on your tires when there is snow on the roads

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Can you use 20W50 in a poulan snow blower?

I wouldn't recommend it. You use the snow blower when it is cold, sometimes very cold. You wouldn't want that heavy weight oil in the engine when you try to start it unless you store the snow blower in a heated garage. I run 5W-30 in mine.

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How hot is a cars radiator boiling over?

Water normally boils at around 212 Degrees Fahrenheit at 1 atmosphere of pressure. Raise the pressure under which the water is stored and the boiling point goes up. The addition of a chemical such as Ethylene Glycol also elevates the boiling point. So the answer depends on how much pressure the s...

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Does driving on pavement in 4 wheel high gear damage the truck?

Driving on a hard surface with the transfer case engaged to four high or four low can cause serious damage to the transfer case and drivetrain, especially if you have no-slip or limited-slip differentials.

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Why can't you drive on summer tires in below freezing temperatures?

You can if the roads are clear.

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Why is it important to remove snow off the roads in the winter?

It is removed for safety.

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How much weight can 16 inches of ice hold?

A little over 10 tons (20,000) pounds (about the weight of a large truck)

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Why did your speedometer stop working when you got stuck in the snow?

Because the car is not moving

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What tires are best for winter driving?

Michelin x-ice xi2 tires have a top rating for snow tires.

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A vehicle for snow travel?

One vehicle often used for snow travel is the snowmobile. This vehicle is very popular in places like Canada and Alaska where snow often prohibits the use of regular motorized vehicles.

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How do you remove snow and ice from wheel wells on a car that is always in extreme below zero temperature?

Not sure where your at but I'm in Northern BC Canada so we get a heck of a lot of snow. I find the best thing to do is just get a small hammer and tap the inside of your wheel-well hard enough to knock the ice loose but not hard enough to cause damage.Try GENTLY hitting the fender just above the ...

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How is math included in truck driving?

Driving a semi-truck involves a lot of math on a daily basis. Calculating how many miles the trip is and how much time you have to get there, the hours on duty for the day, and the total hours on duty for the week. There is also the weight of the load versus the weight distribution on the trailer...

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How can motorists cope better in the snow?

You should drive only when you need to. When you have to drive, it is advisable to have your lights on, obey the speed limit, and don't make sudden turns otherwise the car may skid.

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Is covering someones car with snow illegal?

Possibly. If they consider it annoying, it could be a nuisance (minor crime); if the snow results in any damages, then it is vandalism.

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What is the plow prep package?

the only thing i can find different with the plow prep package is the toggle swith located on the dash is pre wired under you head liner so you can install a strobe light to it It would also have a beefed up front suspension, beefier alternator, possibly a beefier radiator. You would be hauling a...

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Should you us snow chains or snow cables for a 1918 Camero car?

The Chevrolet Camaro wasn't introduced until 1967.

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Does saulja boy like the song Ice Ice Baby?

yes he does because it rules....................Alright stop calaborate and listenice is back with his new invention!

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Cars being driven on icy roads can have better traction if they have chains on their tires because chains increase the between the tires and the road?

Chains increase the surface area which increases the friction so you gain traction.

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How many car collisions occur each year?

about 6 million collisions.

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Why can't cars float on water?

Some can - because they are designed to be able to spread their weight (displacement) over a wide enough area that can be supported by the bottom of the vehicle and sealing the bottom of said vehicle, along with re-routing exhaust/intake. Most don't float because they are not designed to.

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What makes an insulator insulate?

A material that insulates, especially a nonconductor of sound, heat, or electricity. A device that insulates another material or space from something. For instance glass is a good insulator from electricity. The electrons will not flow through glass. Cork is a good insulator from sound. Sound wav...

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What do you do when sliding on ice?

Turn the front wheels in the direction the car is teraveling, Let the catch traction and carefully try to get the car stopped. If your on "ICE" and you don't have any type of added grip on the tires like studs or chains then it is unlikely you will regain control after losing traction with all fo...

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In winter there was two big hearts in the snow in my driveway I know that a car can make them by turning round But can you make them on purpose if you are an experienced driver please no mean answer?

yes you can it is easier if it is a compact car you are using i have tried it with a caddilac a cutlass plus a geo metro the metro was the best to use

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How much should you charge for you to snow blow someone elses driveway?

A fair charge would be a reasonable hourly charge for your area plus a bit for fuel. My guess would be between $10 and $20 per hour. (Free for neighbours and the elderly.)

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What is the best drivetrain for snow and ice?

front wheel drivegenerally true, but four wheel drive (AWD) is better, still, I think?

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Why do you use chains when driving in snow?

Chains are used when driving in show or ice to provide a surface with more "bite" i.e. it'll dig in and give the car more grip enabling it to move on surfaces with low friction.

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Can a parked car on a steep slope slide on the snow or ice when handbrake is on?

no my friends car rolled down the drive into the middle of the road with the hand brake on the snow and ice just helped it to slide down

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Why does snow stick to cars?

Because the surface on the car causes the snow to freeze

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Is it safe to tow a car on icy roads?

No, not if you are towing a vehicle with a tow rope. If the tow car loses traction it could cause both cars to veer of the road. If the towed vehicle is unable to stop, it could impact the tow vehicle. Either situation is bad, just shell out the money and pay a professional tow truck.

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What do you do if your car goes into a slide on rainy roads?

Do not panic. Get your foot out of the throttle. Loosen your grip on the steering wheel, but let your hands slide easily on the wheel. This will let the car's steer tires straighten out, and save your wrists and fingers from injury or sprains if the front wheel whips back. When the car straighten...

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Why are there ridges on snow tires?

to help clean the tread out allowing the tire to maintain as much grip as possible

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How can snowburst be dangerous?

Yes, it is dangerous because it is a large accumulation of snow that usually comes with lightning. It can cause death. so yes it is dangerous Yes, it is dangerous because it is a large accumulation of snow that usually comes with lightning. It can cause death. so yes it is dangerous

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How much does a thirty four foot travel trailer weigh?

it depends if its heavy or not. and if it is made with heavy materiel. it could be as heavy as you want it because there is no specific weight .

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Why is it more dangerous to drive a car across ice than concrete?

1st grade:Because ice make car go slippy.A little older:The ice reduces traction and friction between the wheels and the road, making it more difficult to steer and stop.P.S. If you are asking a question like that I recommend you read the the first answer.

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What car brand handles best in snow?

1. Land Rovers or Range Rovers base on my experiences with one that I had. It can handle all weather condition.Just go to youtube when you are free and check out what this car is capable of doing.2. Mercedes Benz G-Class is my second on the list.The choice is all yours. Goodluck

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Van left several nights dead in the cold.Put in gas line antifreeze More than recommended compared to gas boosted and started it now it pours out white exhaust.Is this just from the anti-freeze?

White smoke generally indicates rich fuel mix, so probably only the antifreeze, or a sensor may be telling computer to make mix richer. Could also be steam when very cold out. Let it run and see what happens. once warm, see if smoke clears.

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What is the best truck for snow?

I am not to shure so you may need to get more advice on this but my guess would be somthing with ABS, Vechile Stability Control and Traction Control.

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Are all all terrain tires mud and snow rated?

Yes... all terrain means all terrain in snow,mud,sand etc...

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