DrPainMD: italie: GrailOfThunder: italie: Cars that are driven 12 hours a day are actually better off than cars with equivalent mileage that are driven for 15 minutes at a time.//Thanks for submitting the opposite to the public as fact though...Police cars are not driven nearly as gingerly as your average mom's minivan.You've obviously never driven with my mom.I've driven your mom, so getting a kick...
Edgewood Dirk: Bslim: And here I am playing the world's smallest violin. Here's what you do, Deputy McPig: take better care of your equipment.Fark you. I work for Highways and our snow plows break down all the time, and we have a shop mechanic. Learn to realize normal wear and tear does not apply to public service vehicles.You sir, are an idiot.
DoctorCal: Also relevant:http://www.wthr.com/story/18730102/family-of-impd-crash-victim-reach es -settlement-agreement
pastorkius: A police car that has 100k miles on it doesn't reflect all the hours it's idling and when it is being driven it's typically hard acceleration, hard braking, etc.
Rapmaster2000: Warriors Warriors Warriors: This is a stretch, but it's even possible to hire a maintenance team. I know, that's crazy.Cheaper to outsource. Cheapest to outsource it to the service department at Wal-Mart. You get what you pay for.
sheep snorter: FTA: after the radiator hose blew while the deputy was driving, covering his window with fluid so he couldn't see.If only there was some magical thing to clear fluid off of a windshield./badluckbrian.jpeg: Windshield wipers also broken.
Bslim: And here I am playing the world's smallest violin. Here's what you do, Deputy McPig: take better care of your equipment.
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