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Pothole Avoidance

Discussion in 'Model S' started by PunchIT, Feb 18, 2016.

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  1. PunchIT

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    ggr Roadster R80 537, SigS P85 29

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    Yes, that would be really good. We just lost a rear tire and rim two nights ago. The service response was excellent, though; the roadside assistance brought us a spare wheel/tire and installed it, and yesterday I got replacement wheel and two new tires (both rear tires were quite worn, so it made sense to replace both).
     
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    Sorry to hear that. I bent a rim couple months after the delivery. Ever since I have been very very careful.

    I'm guessing this should be doable via a software update on the cars with air suspension. Any suspension experts here? :)
     
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    We're spending too much money on expanding roads and not enough on maintenance. I wonder how much our poor maintenance costs in damage to cars and how many crashes are caused by it.
     
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    jerry33 S85 - VIN:P05130 - 3/2/13

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    Here they repair the roads a lot, but they don't seem to have the repair procedure down because within a month it's back to the way it was before the original repair. And it doesn't seem to matter if they just to a "fill" type of repair or take out the section and pour new concrete.
     
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    Growing up in northern Ohio I use to cringe when hitting pot holes. Even after living in Florida for many years, I now cringe when my car hits a bump.
     
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    Ford Fusion video,says $3billion a year.
     
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    So confusing seeing your user name, not to many of us wmac kind of people :)
     
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    ???
     
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    Yeah.... 2 tires later for myself. Sometimes, it just happens at the worst times.
     

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