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Old 8th June 2011, 10:15   #16
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Hope this is stowed away safely while driving...NOT SAFE to leave it lying around on the driver-side floor, can mess with the A-B-C pedals.
Hummm, maybe but i haven't seen (or myself had any problems). Need to be a little careful though. I myself remove by floaters, leather slip-ons when driving, except when driving to office in shoes which cant be removed.
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Old 10th June 2011, 14:57   #17
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I've been driving in this city for a while now. By my observations, you're a little late already
Ah! Its people like you that got me started on it in the first place and start this thread

Anyhow, I was referring to the particular colleague who can barely walk in stilletos.
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Any lady members we might have might care to elaborate !! As most said I think the stilletos are removed before hitting the pedals
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they usually take it off. i know coz my wife and sis-in-law does.
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Old 11th June 2011, 22:54   #20
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Well that's what I thought and thats what most of them do, but some of the wimmin I know do manage to drive with the stilettos. How? I mean, thats a real art, driving with stilettos on.
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On second thought, they walk and dance with it the whole day. Driving is easy for them i guess.
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but that's on the floor .. not on pedals.
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I somehow get this scary feeling that what if the right foot wavers (the point of the heel acting as a fulcrum) and the accelator and brake pedals get mixed up. Remote chance, maybe, but still a possibility.
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Women who wear STILLETOS will surely have to change the footwear to something more flat but I think its only case with stilletos because the heel is pencil thin.

Otherwise withother heels like platforms or wedges it should not be a problem to drive.

I do change the footwear if I am wearing footwear which is not comfortable to drive with. I too carry my flats then.

So basically thinner the heels more difficult to drive and if they are more than 4" inches then its very difficult.

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So, does it mean that there is always a pair of spare "driving shoes" in cars driven by ladies?
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Women who wear STILLETOS will surely have to change the footwear to something more flat but I think its only case with stilletos because the heel is pencil thin.
Mansi, but that would have made it easier to do a shift between pedals ? The pencil thin end can be used a pivot to swing the toes from the acclerator to the brake ?

The clutch, I dont know :(
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I always thought, the heel-point could give them a 'pivot' to swivel around.
If placed correctly, could even be considered as a 'rest' to the heel.
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.. but that would have made it easier to do a shift between pedals ? The pencil thin end can be used a pivot to swing the toes from the acclerator to the brake ?
Great minds think alike!
And, as for your clutch question:
Answer: AT !!

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Mansi, but that would have made it easier to do a shift between pedals ? The pencil thin end can be used a pivot to swing the toes from the acclerator to the brake ?

The clutch, I dont know :(
Condor, You have to apply certain amount of pressure for braking or accelerating so using pencil thin heel for pivot would result in the heel breaking, this is definate.

Why risk driving like this firstly and secondly it is difficult to manage with stilletoes because of its height too. As I stated earlier, they normally start with 4 inches and can go upto 6 to 7 inches too.

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I am sure we do have some lady members on this forum. It will be best if one of them educates us on this.
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@sgiitk, that's what Mansi is trying to do !

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