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Yes, I'm a man and can feel the pedals 106 94.64%
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post #1 of 71 Old 12-27-2009, 09:43 AM Thread Starter
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Driving with boots on

Anyone else not able to feel the pedal when driving

Whenever i drive with my boots on i can never feel it so i end up gunning after a red light or more often than not accelerating like a grandma.

I usually just take my right boot off when i drive

Just wondering what yall do...

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I have no probem wearing boots and driving. Thats probably because I wear boots every day of the year and Im used to it.
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post #3 of 71 Old 12-27-2009, 09:48 AM
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I don't even have a pedal! It came off a couple of years ago and I can't seem to make it stay on so I just mash on the steel bar. Don't even think about it anymore. Take yours off and then you can wrap your toes around it!

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I wear and drive in boots every day, auto, 6spd. whatever.
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I wear boots everyday and no problem here.

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*sigh* Well don't you guys feel special...

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Already have a pair . The brown ones

*EDIT* For the record, they're only for triathlon training

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i actually prefer to drive in boots i mean i do it every day and i have no problem

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I can't stand driving without boots...but the only thing I wear are boots, only time I wear sneakers is when i'm working out
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