[OM] Re: Refurb C-7000

Subject: [OM] Re: Refurb C-7000
From: Chuck Norcutt <chucknorcutt@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 09 Mar 2006 13:18:46 -0500
Doesn't sound any worse to my ear than the terribly British manual for 
my '64 E-type Jag.  It said:  "Whilst rounding a curve do not depress 
the accelerator pedal sharply lest sideways motion result."

I'm still chuckling over that line to this day.

Chuck Norcutt

Walt Wayman wrote:

> I've got the old Honda motorcycle owner's manual from the early '70s
> that advises when riding in wet conditions to "beware the evil skid
> demon."  And later, about the use of the horn, it says, "Should a
> pedestrian heave into view, toodle him.  If he persist, toodle him
> vigorously."

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